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Rim Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

Rim Campground

Rim Campground is situated close to the edge of the Mogollon Rim. Spectacular 100-mile views are seen from many vantage points along the rim.

Natural Features: Rim Campground is surrounded by ponderosa pines and located in an area that is relatively flat. Once in a while a few elk will walk through the campsites.

Recreation: Fishing and boating are available at Woods Canyon Lake which is approximately 3 miles from the campground.

Facilities: Rim Campground has 26 sites (of which sites 14 through 26 are available for advanced reservation). All sites are pull-outs and approximately 40 feet. Sites can accommodate tents, pop-up campers, trailer and motorhomes. There are two loops which have 13 sites per loop. Each campsite offers a campfire ring with grill and picnic table. Additional amenities include accessible vault toilets, drinking water and trash service. A camp host is available at the site.

Nearby Attractions: Some groceries are available at the Marina Store at Woods Canyon Lakes which is approximately three miles from the campground. The store also offers boat and kayak rentals. This lake is a great location for fishing.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Closed for the winter
Reservations: Reservations can be made by visiting Recreation.gov.  Reservations must be made 4 days ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 months in advance.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees Single site non-electric $18 per night, $9 extra vehicle charge, includes eight people and one vehicle. 
Closest Towns: Payson, AZ or Heber, AZ
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Information Center: Maximum of one camping unit and two vehicles per site. Fee includes one camping unit and one vehicle. Camp host will collect payment for a second vehicle at check-in.

General Information


GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
34.30542, -110.90917
34°18'20"N, 110°54'33"W

Located on Road 300 approximately 1 mile off of High 260.

General Notes:
  • Cul-de-sac design
  • Gas, telephones, and groceries are available 7 miles east at Forest Lakes.
  • Campfire grills and picnic tables
  • Drinking water
  • Toilets
  • Garbage facilities.
  • Paved roads
  • Campground Hosts


Parallel parking only 


Accessible drinking water and grills within facility.  Accessible boat dock, boat ramp, fishing dock, scenic overlook and trails within 10 miles of facility.

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Picnic tables Yes
Drinking water Yes
Toilets Yes
Parking Yes
Tent camping Yes
Camping trailer Yes
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  Elevation : 
7,450 feet