Mingus Mountain Campground

  

San Fransisco Peaks as seen from Mingus Campground

***ALERT: Some campsites in E-Loop currently do not have electricity.***

  • Sites 2, 4, 17, 18, and 19 have electricity; Fee = $10.00/night
  • Sites 1, 3, and 5-16 do not have electricity; Fee = $6.00/night
  • The $5.00 fee for a second vehicle still applies in sites with or without electricity.

We apologize for any inconvenience. If you have questions please call the Verde Ranger Station at (928) 567-4121.

 

Site Description: Located in the cool pines atop Mingus Mountain, this campground offers a spectacular view of the Verde Valley, the red rocks of Sedona, the San Fransisco Peaks near Flagstaff, and the Mogollon Rim.

 

Mingus Mountain Brochure (1.86 MB)  NOTE- Brochure Correction: Potato Patch Campground is the only recreation site that has water available, the other sites on Mingus Mountain do not have water available at this time.

Mingus Rim Trails Description and Map (563 KB PDF; 8.5” X 11”)

 

Facilities

  • 19 trailer/rv electrical hook-ups
  • 11 tent sites
  • Picnic tables and fire rings
  • No Water
  • 5 vault toilets
  • Garbage service 

At a Glance

Reservations: First come, first served
Fees
  • $10 for campsite with electricity
  • $6 for tent campsite
  • $5 for extra vehicle
Open Season: May 1 - Oct 31
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Restrictions:
  • Quiet hours between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m.
  • Campfires in developed fire pits only
  • Fireworks are prohibited
  • Dogs must be on leash (6' maximum)
  • OHV/ATV use prohibited in the campground
  • Maximum length of stay: 14 days
Closest Towns: Jerome and Prescott Valley, AZ.  Approximately 60 minutes from Prescott or Camp Verde, AZ
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Parking:
  • Maximum vehicle length: 22-40 feet
     

Directions:

Off of Hwy 89A (between Prescott Valley and Jerome), turn on Forest Road 104 (at the Summit Picnic Site). Follow dirt road approximately 2.5 miles to 4-way stop. A right turn takes you into the campground.


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Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

  • Bear country: Food must be stored securely and campsites kept clean!
  • Each camp site usually accommodates one vehicle towing a camp trailer plus one additional vehicle (there is a charge for additional vehicle). Vehicles must be parked in space provided on site - not along the road.
  • Sites are designed for 5 people; a maximum of 10 is allowed only to accommodate a single large family.
     

RV Camping

  • Depending on the site, trailers between 22 feet to 40 feet in length can be accommodated, but there is no water and no dump station.