Area Status: Closed

 

This 11,550 acre Wilderness boasts one of the most diverse riparian areas in Arizona. Over 30 species of trees and shrubs, and over a 100 species of birds have been observed in this unique habitat. The lushness of the riparian area strikes a sharp contrast to the brittle desert that surrounds it. Read more...

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Due to Backbone Fire, FS-708, Fossil Creek Permit Area, Childs Day Use/Dispersed Camping is closed until further notice. 
Area Amenities: Fee charged for some activities,Parking
Open Season: Year-round
Usage: Medium
Busiest Season: Summer and weekends
Operated By: Red Rock District 928-203-2900

General Information

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Activities

Day Hiking

Backpacking

Horse Riding

Amenities

Parking:
Fee charged for some activities:

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Featured Events

Location

 
  Area/Length : 
11,550 acres

  Latitude : 
34.448697

  Longitude : 
-111.543842

  Elevation : 
4677