Columbine Corrals Campground


Area Status: Closed
Columbine Corrals Campground

This campground, nestled in mixed-conifer forest at 9,440 feet, has six sites with picnic tables and fire pits. There are vault toilets, bear-proof trash cans, and public corrals. There is also drinking water at this site. Ash Creek Trail #307 and Web Peak Trail #345 start from the campground.

At a Glance

Reservations: This is a first-come, first-served campground. Reservations are not accepted.
Area Amenities: Tent camping, Camping trailer, Fee charged for some activities, Picnic tables, Toilets, Drinking water, Parking
Fees: Single site: $15.  With Golden Age/Access or Interagency Senior/Access pass $7.50. Payable with cash or check.
Open Season: April 15 - November 14
Usage: Medium
Best Season: Spring, Summer, and Fall
Restrictions: Vehicles (including trailers) longer than 22 feet are not recommended because of the difficulty negotiating the switchbacks on AZ 366. This campground is not accessible from November 15 to April 15 when the Swift Trail is closed for the winter. Early or late snow may extend the inaccessible season.
Closest Towns: Safford, AZ
Information Center: Safford Ranger District (928) 428-4150

General Information

Accessibility:

From Safford, Arizona: Take US 191 south for 6 miles. Turn right onto AZ 366/Swift Trail and travel approximately 29 miles. The campground is on the right across from the Columbine Visitor Center.

From Tucson, Arizona: Take I-10 east for 90 miles. Take exit 352 for US 191, and turn left toward Safford. Drive 26.3 miles north and turn left on AZ 366/Swift Trail. Drive approximately 29 miles and the campground is on the right across from the Columbine Visitor Center.


Directions:

From Safford drive 8 miles south on US 191 to the Swift Trail (AZ 366). Turn right (southwest) onto AZ 366 and continue 29 miles to the Columbine Corrals Campground.


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Campground Camping

Day Hiking

General Info:

Directions

From Safford drive 8 miles south on US 191 to the Swift Trail (AZ 366). Turn right (southwest) onto AZ 366 and continue 29 miles to the Columbine Corrals Campground.


Backpacking

Horse Camping

Horse Riding

Amenities

Camping trailer: 22 feet and less
Picnic tables: Yes
Tent camping: First-come, first-served
Fee charged for some activities: Yes
Parking: Yes
Toilets: Vault Toilets
Drinking water: Available Seasonally

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
32.70642857

  Longitude : 
-109.9134571

  Elevation : 
9,440 feet