SB Cove

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Bartlett Reservoir and the Arizona Upland phase of the Sonoran Desert. This site offers beautiful vistas of the surrounding mountains. Beach front camping when water level permits. Near Yellow Cliffs boat launch.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: June 11, 2013 - The lake level is expected to remain very close to 100 percent full for the remainder of the summer. Space for shoreline camping at SB Cove and Bartlett Flats is extremely limited, so available campsites are likely to fill up quickly on weekends.
Reservations: First come first served.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Toilets
Fees Tonto Pass Required. $6.00 per vehicle, per day; $4.00 per watercraft, per day OR Interagency Pass WITH Tonto Annual Upgrade Decal
Open Season: January - December
Closest Towns: Carefree and Scottsdale

General Information

Directions:

This site is 24 miles east of Carefree. Take Cave Creek Road 7 miles to the junction with Forest Road (FR) 205. Turn right and travel 6 miles to the junction of FR 205 and FR 19. At this junction take FR 19 for 7 miles to FR 459 and turn left. Continue on FR 459 (a paved, low-speed road) for 3 miles to the site. Click Here For Map.


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Activities


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Dispersed Camping


Fishing

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Picnicking

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Water Activities

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Amenities

Toilets Vault toilets
Tent camping Shoreline camping available