This site is located on the Upper Salt River area and has five river access points. This site also offers dispersed camping for boaters using the access points.
At a Glance
|Operational Hours:||All Day|
|Restrictions:||Stay limit 14 day, trailers under 16', no motor boats allowed. Be sure to put into the river well dowstream from the dam. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO RUN THE DAM.|
|Closest Towns:||Globe, Tonto Basin|
|Water:||At Roosevelt Marina / Globe – No water at site.|
|Restroom:||Toilet Building (Accessible)|
|Passes:||No Passes or Fees required for this site.|
|Information Center:||Tonto Basin Ranger District (602) 225-5395|
From Globe: Take State Hwy. 188 west for 13 miles to Hwy. 288 junction. Turn right unto Hwy. 288 and continue for 4 miles to Forest Road (FR) 465. Turn left onto FR 465.
Toilet building, parking, pedestrian routes, and interpretive vista
Map showing recreational areas. Map Information
River and Stream Fishing
Fish Species: Largemouth and Smallmouth Bass; Sunfish; Channel and Flathead Catfish
The diverse bird population and abundance of small and large mammals make this an excellent place to observe wildlife. Great blue heron and black-crowed night heron are permanent residents.
Boating - Non-Motorized
Upper Salt River Access Points. Non-Motorized Boats ONLY. Be sure to put non-motorized boats into the river well downstream from the dam. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO RUN THE DAM.
Alerts & Warnings
- Rattlesnake Cove Recreation Fishing Dock Closure 03-12-01-22-26
- Amended - Apache Lake Closure - Lower Burnt Corral Campground remains closed
- Bald Eagle Seasonal Closures
- Occupancy and Use Restrictions
- Update on State Route 88 (Apache Trail) - August 18, 2021
- Redmond Fire Road Closure