Chevelon Crossing Campground

Area Status: Open

Chevelon Crossing is a scenic and historic canyon area. Built originally by the Civilian Conservation Corps in the 1930's, the campground is situated along Chevelon Creek.

NO trash collection available. This is a pack-it-in / Pack-it-out area. Take your trash with you when you leave.

At a Glance

Reservations: This campground is available on a first-come-first-serve basis.
Area Amenities: Tent camping, Picnic tables, Toilets
Fees: There is no fee to camp.
Usage: Light
Best Season: Open year round with spring and fall receiving the most use.
Closest Towns: Heber, AZ
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Black Mesa Ranger District
(928) 535-7300
TTY: (928) 535-3213

General Information


Directions from Winslow: Travel 25 miles south on Forest Road 34 to Forest Road 504, campground is located just off FR 504 at Chevelon Creek. From the south take Forest Road 300 to Forest Road 169, follow 169 north to the junction of Forest Road 504, turn right and follow the road to the campground.

General Notes:
  • 14 day stay limit.
  •  Don't forget that if you pack it in, you must pack it out! 

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

Seven campsites with tables and fire rings. 

Dispersed Camping

seven sites with tables and fire rings



Picnic tables: Yes
Tent camping: Yes
Toilets: Yes

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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6,300 feet