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Campground Camping

Tonto National Forest Installs Automated Fee Machines

The Tonto National Forest has installed new Automated Fee Machines for your convenience at designated recreation sites. Starting Monday, August 14th 2017, the following campgrounds require camping passes to be bought at these fee machines. America the Beautiful Interagency Senior or Access Pass holders receive 50% discount (persons over 62 or have a permanent disability). The Tonto Daily Pass, Discovery Passes, and Interagency Passes are no longer accepted as a “camping” pass for these sites. Campsite fees must be p...

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Campground Camping Areas

  • Cave Creek Ranger District area description
  • Bartlett Flat Shoreline Area
  • Box Bar Shoreline Area and River Access Point
  • Civilian Conservation Corps Campground
  • Horseshoe Campground
  • Mesquite Campground
  • Riverside Campground
  • SB Cove Shoreline Area
  • Globe Ranger District area description
  • Jones Water Primitive Campground
  • Oak Flat Campground
  • Pinal & Upper Pinal Campgrounds
  • Pioneer Pass Camping Area
  • Sulphide Del Rey Campground
  • Timber Camp Recreation Area and Group Campgrounds
  • Mesa Ranger District area description
  • Bagley Flat Campground and Boat Dock
  • The Point Boat Dock, Campground and Picnic Area
  • Tortilla Campground
  • Payson Ranger District area description
  • Christopher Creek Campground and Group Site
  • Houston Mesa Campground and Equestrian Sites
  • Lower Tonto Creek Campground
  • Ponderosa Campground and Group Sites
  • Sharp Creek Campground and Group Sites
  • Upper Tonto Creek Campground
  • Pleasant Valley Ranger District area description
  • Airplane Flat Dispersed Camping Area
  • Alderwood Campground
  • Colcord Ridge Dispersed Camping Area
  • Haigler Canyon Campground and Day Use
  • Rose Creek Campground
  • Upper Canyon Creek Dispersed Camping Area
  • Valentine Ridge Campground
  • Tonto Basin Ranger District area description
  • Bachelor Cove Shoreline Area
  • Bermuda Flat Shoreline Area
  • Burnt Corral Campground and Day Use Area
  • Cholla Bay Day Shoreline Area
  • Cholla Campground
  • Crabtree Wash Shoreline Area
  • Davis Wash Shoreline Area
  • Frazier Horse Camp
  • Lower Burnt Corral Shoreline Area
  • Roosevelt Lake Day Use and Camping Areas
  • Schoolhouse Campground
  • Three Mile Wash Shoreline Area
  • Upper Burnt Corral Shoreline Area
  • Windy Hill Campground
Areas & Activities


https://www.fs.usda.gov/activity/tonto/recreation/camping-cabins/?recid=35199&actid=29