This area was the site of an old mining community. The miners lived here to escape the heat of the lower elevations where they worked during the day. The vegetation consists of a fine stand of ponderosa pine.
At a Glance
January - December
Stay limit 14 days, trailers under 20', fires in designated areas only, pack it in pack it out, dispose of wastes properly, leave what you find. There are 10 camp units w/ picnic tables & fire pit grills, and no drinking water.
Vault toilet (Accessible)
This site is 9 ¼ miles southwest of Globe, in the Pinal Mountains. From Globe, follow paved Jess Hayes Road southeast to junction of Icehouse Canyon Road/Forest Road (FR) 112 and Sixshooter Canyon Road/FR 22. Continue on FR 112 for 2 ¼ miles to the junction of FR 55 and FR 112. Take the right fork and continue for 2½ miles on FR 55, which soon becomes unpaved. At the junction of FR 55 and FR 651 turn left. Proceed 5 miles to the site.