White Horse Lake Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

People in small boat on White Horse Lake

This campground is 19 miles southeast of Williams and offers excellent opportunities for hiking, mountain biking and wildlife watching.

A trail following the lakeshore and one to Sycamore Canyon Vista are nearby.

In addition, a number of forest attractions are nearby, such as Sycamore Point, JD Dam, and the Overland Trail.

  • 94 single unit sites with tables, fire rings, grills, and tent pads.
  • 44 of these single unit sites and the group site are available through reservations.
  • All other single unit sites are first-come, first-served.
  • 22 campsites are fully wheelchair accessible.
  • Tents, trailers and motorhomes up to 38 feet long can be accommodated.
  • Composting and Pit toilets, and garbage bins provided.
  • Potable water hydrants located throughout the campground. Filling water tanks in motorhomes and RV's not allowed due to limited supply. Potable water supply for drinking water only.
  • No utility hookups. 
  • Small paved boat ramp.
  • Campground hosts available to assist you.
  • Food vendor on site at day use site during the open season.

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"White Horse Lake offers secluded getaway for campers and day visitors" - overview article of campground and area attractions 

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Generally open May through September for overnight camping, depending on weather. For specific dates and reservations contact www.recreation.gov or call 877-444-6777.
Fees For fees and reservations go to www.recreation.gov or call 877-444-6777​. 
Permit Info: Please refer to the Arizona Game and Fish Department for current fishing regulations and permits and for stocking information and schedules at www.azgfd.com/Fishing.
Best Season: Open season can vary depending on weather, snowfall and road access.
  • No swimming allowed in the lake. See Kaibab N.F. Forest Order 07-18-05-Rr.
  • Pets must always be restrained or on a leash.
  • Motorbikes may be used only to enter and leave the area.
  • Only small electric boat motors (not exceeding 10 manufacturer-rated horsepower) are allowed. No gas motors are allowed per Ariz. Admin. Code § 12-4-517. For details on the regulations go to https://bit.ly/3159Wip.
  • No waste water (gray or black water) drained onto ground.
  • Maximum campground stay limit is 14 days.
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Composting and Pit toilets
Passes: The Interagency Senior Passes and Access Passes are accepted for a 50 percent off discount at the first-come, first-served single family sites. No discount cards are accepted at the Group Sites.

General Information


About 19 miles (30.5 km) southeast of Williams. Access/Road Conditions: From Williams, turn south on 4th St. (FR 173, Perkinsville Road) and go 9 miles to FR 110; turn left onto FR 110; go about 7 mi. and turn left onto FR 109; follow to campground entrance (about 3 mi.)

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6600 feet