Benny Creek Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

The campground is situated on a bench above Benny Creek, within walking distance of Bunch Reservoir (Greer Lakes). Sites are fairly open, under a canopy of ponderosa pine. Abert squirrels and chipmunks are common campground residents.

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At a Glance

Current Conditions: Water is available
Reservations: Make a reservation Reservations available for a triple, and a quad group site only. No individual site reservations.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water
Fees Per vehicle per night $12.00
Additional Camp Unit $12.00 collected at the campground
Interagency/Senior Discount $6.00 Group Sites are not eligible for Interagency/ Senior Pass Discounts
Group Site (Small) $40.00  (Fee applies to all 4 vehicles / 24 people)
Group Site (Large) $50.00 (Fee applies to all 6 vehicles / 32 people)
Usage: Light
Best Season: May through September. The gate to the campground is generally locked through the rest of the year.
Closest Towns: Greer, AZ or Springerville, AZ
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Concessionaire
Information Center: Springerville Ranger District
(928) 333-6200   
TTY: (928) 333 -5397

General Information

Directions:

Directions from Greer: Go 2.5 miles north on State Highway 373 and you will find the campground just off the road.


General Notes:
  • Tables, fire rings and cooking grills
  • Campground hosts
  • Garbage bins
  • Utility hookups are not available.
  • No dump station. (Station available across the highway at Hoyer campground).
  • Pets must be restrained or on a leash.
  • Gas, groceries, restaurants and equipment rental available in Greer 

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Amenities

Picnic tables Yes
Drinking water Yes
Toilets Yes
Tent camping Yes
Camping trailer Yes
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
34.04414722

  Longitude : 
-109.4486333

  Elevation : 
8250' - 8,250 feet

 



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