Gabaldon Horse Camp

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Gabaldon Campground is situated amid spruce trees at the foot of the Mount Baldy Wilderness. The campground is named for Juan Gabaldon, who retired from the Forest Service after working on many of the trails in the area. The campground is a perfect spot to relax after a day's ride. This campground is limited to campers with horses or stock animals.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: No drinking water available
Reservations: Reservations are not available; first come first served.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets
Fees There is no fee to camp.
Usage: Light
Best Season: June-September
Closest Towns: Springerville, AZ
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Springerville Ranger District
(928) 333-6200
TTY: (928) 333-5397

General Information

Directions:

Off State Road 273, just east of Phelps Trailhead and near Colter Creek, on the edge of Mt. Baldy Wilderness.


General Notes:
  • Fire rings
  • Stream nearby
  •  Provide feed for your animals (weed free is preferred).
  • No water for horses at the site. Campers can haul water from the Big Lake area.
  • Remove and scatter horse waste.
  • Do not tie stock to trees. Use corrals or picket lines.
  • Keep stock away from streams unless drinking.
  • No dump station provided.
  • Please do not drain wastewater onto ground.
  • Utility hookups are not available.
  • Pets must be restrained or on a leash.

Recreation Map

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Activities


Horse Riding & Camping

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Horse Camping

  • 5 units with horse corrals
  • Tents, trailers and motorhomes up to 16 foot

General Info:

General Notes
  • Fire rings
  • Stream nearby
  •  Provide feed for your animals (weed free is preferred).
  • No water for horses at the site. Campers can haul water from the Big Lake area.
  • Remove and scatter horse waste.
  • Do not tie stock to trees. Use corrals or picket lines.
  • Keep stock away from streams unless drinking.
  • No dump station provided.
  • Please do not drain wastewater onto ground.
  • Utility hookups are not available.
  • Pets must be restrained or on a leash.

Horse Riding

Amenities

Picnic tables Yes
Toilets Yes
Tent camping Yes
Camping trailer Yes
Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
33.92888333

  Longitude : 
-109.4864472

  Elevation : 
9,400 feet

 



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