Ward Mountain Campground


This campground is newly renovated with ample space for trailers and campers.

The water system is available and restrooms are open.

Generally open from mid May thru September (pending snow and accessibility)

At a Glance

Reservations: Overnight fee of $8.00 per night for single sites, group sites available for reservation at www.recreation.gov
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Nevada towns of Ely, Lund, and Ruth
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Pit Toilet
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


Accessible group shelters, pit restroom and restroom.


From Ely, Nevada, take Highway 6 south towards Tonopah, 10 miles to Murray summit. Turn left just before the summit at the Forest Service sign for Ward Mountain Recreation Area and Campground.


Parking is widely available.

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Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Sites2 single site(s)
No. of Accessible sitesNone


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