Civilian Conservation Corps Camp


 This recreation site is situated on the former site of the Civilian Conservation Corps Camp used in the construction of Seven Springs and Cave Creek recreation sites. CCC features large sycamore shade trees next to a small creek. CCC provides access to the Cave Creek trail system. This area is a good spot for bird watching.

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Toilets
Fees $8.00 Daily Tonto Pass or Annual Tonto Pass required,  Recreation Fee Information
Open Season: January - December
Restrictions: Dispose of waste properly, leave what you find. Hikers and equestrians should park at the trailhead to the north. No livestock allowed. No services.

General Information


This site is 20 miles north of Carefree. From Carefree, take Cave Creek Road/Forest Road (FR) 24. The last 9 miles of FR 24 is an all weather gravel road. The gravel portion of the road is narrow with blind curves.  Click Here For Map.

General Notes:


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

This camping area reopened the fall of 2013.

  • 10 camp units available
  • Vault Toilets
  • Grills and picnic tables
  • Trash service
  • Not recommended for trailers over 16ft.
  • Hikers and equestrians should park at the CCC trailhead to the north.
  • No livestock allowed
Reservation Info
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Camping trailer Not recomended for trailers over 16ft.
Toilets Vault Toilets
Tent camping 10 Camp Units