Tonto Pass Required $6.00 per vehicle, per day; $4.00 per watercraft, per day OR Interagency Pass WITH Tonto Annual Upgrade Decal
January - December
Stay limit 14 days, no motor boats allowed, trailers under 16'. No services. PACK IT IN, PACK IT OUT. Glass containers prohibited. Bury human waste 6-8 inches and at least 200 feet away from camp, trails, water sources, and dry drainages.
This site is 23 miles east of Carefree. Take Cave Creek Road for 7 miles then turn right on Bartlett Dam Road and continue for 13 miles. Just before reaching the Jojoba Boating site, FR 19 becomes a maintained gravel road that turns south (right). Follow it for another 3 miles to Riverside. Click Here For Map.
Accessibility: General Notes: Parking:
Camping & Cabins
First come, first serve, no reservations
No. of Sites
River and Stream Fishing
River Access Point (Verde R.)
Fish Species: Rainbow Trout; Large and Smallmouth Bass; Sunfish; Channel and Flathead Catfish
Bald eagles, verde river and riparian area ideal for bird watching.