Haigler Canyon

  

This campground was constructed in 2007 and offers 2 day-use sites and 2 campground areas with 14 overnight sites. This campground boasts a diversity of trees. Fishing for rainbow trout is a popular pastime here. The stream is periodically stocked with trout April through late August. The chiseled canyons offer swimming holes. No drinking water available.

At a Glance

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Fees $6.00 Tonto Daily Pass required for overnight stay; Day-use is free.
 
Permit Info:
Open Season: 15 May - 15 October
Restrictions: Stay limit 14 days, trailers under 20'. Bear-proof your camp--especially food stuffs. A sewage dump facility is located at Ponderosa Campground on Hwy. 260, which is 15 miles east of Payson. There is a fee of $5.00 for sewage dump, pack it in pack it out. FR 200 and 291 are unpaved roads, four-wheel drive or chains are advised after heavy rains or snow. Haigler Creek is prone to have flash floods from rains on the Mogollon Rim, only street-legal OHVs are allowed.
Closest Towns: Young, AZ; Christopher Creek, AZ; Payson, AZ
 
Restroom: Toilet Building (Accessible)
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General Information

Directions:

Access #1 (32 miles east of Payson): From Payson, travel east for 24 miles on State Hwy 260. Turn right on unpaved Forest Road (FR) 291 and travel 4 miles to FR 200, (unpaved); turn right. Travel on FR 200 for 7 miles to the site. This is a winding road with drops offs and not suitable for vehicles pulling trailers over 16 feet.

Access #2 (12 miles north of Young): From Young, travel 3 miles north on State Hwy.288/Forest Road (FR) 512 to FR 200. Turn left on FR 200 and travel for 9 miles to the site. Click Here For Map.
 


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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

2 day use sites, 2 campground areas with 14 overnight sites
Reservation InfoFirst come, first serve, no reservations
No. of Sites14
No. of Accessible sites14

Fishing

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Picnicking

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Water Activities

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