Woods Canyon Group Campground

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Woods Canyon Group

Woods Canyon Group Campground is located a short walking distance from Woods Canyon Lake. Woods Canyon Lake is a scenic 52 acre lake surrounded by Ponderosa pine, Douglas fir and oak. Woods Canyon Lake offers boating (electric trolling motors only) and fishing opportunities. Interpretative nature trail at the north end of lake. The campground is situated in ponderosa pine, oak, aspen, and Douglas fir.

Free interpretive nature programs are available to groups who stay at Woods Canyon Group Campground. Programs must be scheduled well ahead of arrival. To schedule a program, contact: 


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At a Glance

Operational Hours: Woods Canyon Group Campground is open annually from May 1 through Mid-October
Reservations: Reservations required. 1-877-444-6777. Or online at Recreation.gov
Rentals & Guides: Boat rentals are available at Woods Canyon Store.
Area Amenities: Boat ramp,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees Group site non-electric $230 per night, includes 120 people and 30 vehicles. ‚Äč
Usage: Heavy
Best Season: Generally May 1 to September 30
Closest Towns: Nearest full service community is Payson, AZ, 35 miles west via Hwy 260.
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Concessionaire
Information Center: Black Mesa Ranger District
(928) 535-7300

General Information


Woods Canyon Lake offers boating This group site is located near Woods Canyon Lake, approximately 5 miles north of State Highway 260 Take Forest Road 300 to Forest Road 105. Forest Road 300 is located directly across from the Rim Visitor Information Station or 25 miles west of Heber, Arizona.

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Group campsite available - Will accommodate up to 70 people.


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Picnic tables
Drinking water
Boat ramp Electric trolling motors only
Tent camping
Camping trailer Motorhomes up to 32 feet
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7,600 feet