Tortilla Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

Tortilla Campground


Tortilla campground is a large site that offers camping units for RVs, large groups, and individual campers. There are views of rugged bluffs in the Superstition Wilderness and Canyon Lake’s Apache Trail Scenic Byway. Because of the number of camp sites available, Tortilla is a fun place to go during the open season because of the social atmosphere.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Campground will open once fee machines are installed and operational, which is anticipated in January 2017.
Operational Hours: All Day
Fees Once the campground is open, fees will be as follows: $12.00 per vehicle. 10 sites are reservable/67 sites are first-come first-serve. To make reservations for this campground, contact or call 1-877-444-6777.
Open Season: October 1 - April 30
Restrictions: Stay limit 14 days, trailers under 30', Hook-up's (sewage, water, no electricity). Camping only, pets must be on a leash, pulling trailers east from Tortilla is strongly discouraged because of the winding mountainous roads. 
Closest Towns: Apache Junction & Canyon Lake marina
Water: Drinking Water available October 1 – April 30
Restroom: Flush toilets available October 1– April 30
Information Center: Mesa Ranger District (480)-610-3300

General Information


This site is 18 miles northeast of Apache Junction on Arizona State Hwy. 88, the historic Apache Trail. From Mesa, take US 60 to the Idaho Road exit. Go north to State Hwy. 88 and turn right. Continue past Canyon Lake for almost 2 miles. Turn left into the campground at Tortilla Flat. The entire route is paved, narrow and has sharp curves; traffic is heavy. Click Here For Map.


Camping & Cabins

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RV Camping

Camping from Oct. 1 - Apr. 30, Length = 30' max.

Campground Camping

Hook-ups (sewage, water, no electricity), 77 camp units with picnic tables,

Reservation Info First come, first serve, 10 reservation sites by phone. Call 1-877-444-6777 or visit
No. of Sites 77
No. of Accessible sites 77


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