Christopher Creek Group

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Christopher Creek runs through the site. Trout fishing is a popular pastime along the spring-fed creek. Canyon Trailhead is approximately 3 miles east of the campground and provides access to the Highline National Recreation Trail. Woods Canyon and Willow Springs Lakes are a 10-minute drive from this campground. There are 43 camp units w/ tables & grills, trash service, and campfire rings.

At a Glance

Fees Fees charged by Concessionaire. Concessionaire will accept cash or checks only, no credit or debit. $65 per night.
Open Season: April - October
Restrictions: Stay limit 14 days, trailers under 22’, reservation required.  Maximum 25 people, 6-8 vehicles.  Two night minimum on holidays and weekends.
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Toilet Building (Accessible)
Operated By: Recreation Resource Management2110 North Houston Mesa RoadPayson, AZ 85541Phone: (928) 468-7135

General Information


This site is 21 miles northeast of Payson on State Highway 260. Just east of highway-marker 271, turn south into the site. Click Here For Map.


Camping & Cabins

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Group Picnicking

Cooking grills, campfire rings, firewood $6, trash service

Reservation InfoContact 1-877-444-6777 or on the Internet
Fire Informationcampfire ring available
Group Cooking Facilitiesgrills