Luna Lake Campground

Area Status: Closed
Luna Lake Overview

Luna Lake Campground can best be described as a pleasant vacation neighborhood with open forest, lush meados, a lake with great fishing, first rate mountain scenery and additional recreation facilities located within easy travel distance. This friendly camp is located in an open stand of ponderosa pines within easy walking distance of Luna Lake.


Luna Lake campground map.

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At a Glance

Current Conditions: Contact the Alpine District Office for up-to-date information.
Reservations: Make a reservation
Area Amenities: Accessible, Boat ramp, Tent camping, Camping trailer, Picnic tables, Toilets, Drinking water
  • Per vehicle per night $16.00
  • Additional Camp Unit fees collected at the campground.
  • *Additional Camp Unit $16.00
  •  Interagency/Senior Discount $8.00‚Äč
Open Season: May 15
Usage: Light
Water: Yes
Restroom: Vault Toilet, Pit Toilet
Operated By: Concessionaire
Information Center: Alpine Ranger District
(928) 339-5000
TTY: (928) 339-4566

General Information


Directions from Alpine: Drive five miles east on US Highway 180 and turn north (left) on Forest Road 570 just east of Luna Lake. This graveled all-weather road leads one mile to the campground.

General Notes:
  • 50 Single unit sites
  • Trailers and motorhomes up to 32 feet length
  • Utility hookups are not available
  • Only two motorized vehicles per site
  • Pets must be restrained or on a leash
  • Operated by a concessionaire
  • Near Alpine for shopping and services
  • Tables, fire rings, and cooking grills
  • Convenient motor home/trailer parking
  • Tackle shop and boat rental concessionaire at lake
  • Trash dumpsters (Memorial Day-Labor Day)
  • Picnic facilities (Ramadas, tables and toilet, Handicapped Accessible)

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Mountain Biking

For your additional recreational pleasure, a system of mountain bike trails is located just a short ride from the camp.

Campground Camping

RV Camping

Lake and Pond Fishing

The lake is a medium-sized body of water regularly stocked with rainbow trout by the Arizona Game and Fish Department. Fishing is best here early in the season, from ice-out in March till late June, because water is drawn from the lake for irrigation purposes and the lake gets low and warm in the summer.

Day Hiking

Viewing Wildlife

The grove of ponderosas that shelters the campground is bordered by open grasslands dotted with wildflowers. On a typical summer day, a campground host counted over 80 species of wildflowers on a short walk between the campground and the lake. This well decorated dinner table serves as a favorite feeding spot for some of the area's plentiful elk, wild turkeys, and other wildlife. 

Boating - Non-Motorized


Camping trailer: Yes
Picnic tables: Yes
Tent camping: Yes
Toilets: Yes
Accessible: Yes
Boat ramp: Yes
Drinking water: Yes

Related Information

Recreation Areas

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