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|
|Busiest Season:||Summer and weekends|
|Operated By:||Red Rock District 928-203-2900|
|Fee charged for some activities:|