Civilian Conservation Corps Campground

  

CCC Camp

 

This recreation site is situated on the former site of the Civilian Conservation Corps Camp used in the construction of Seven Springs and Cave Creek recreation sites. CCC features large sycamore shade trees next to a small creek. CCC provides access to the Cave Creek trail system. This area is a good spot for bird watching.

At a Glance

Fees $10/site/night; Senior and Access Interagency Pass Holders receive a 50% discount.  Campground fees must be paid for at the fee machine located at  the Cave Creek District Office. 
Open Season: Year-Around
Restrictions: Stay limit 14 days, trailers under 16'. No services. PACK IT IN, PACK IT OUT.  Hikers and equestrians should park at the trailhead to the north. No livestock allowed.
Closest Towns: Carefree & Cave Creek
Water: Not Available
Restroom: Vault Toilets (Accessible)
Information Center: Cave Creek Ranger District (480)-595-3300

General Information

Directions:

This site is 20 miles north of Carefree. From Carefree, take Cave Creek Road/Forest Road (FR) 24. The last 9 miles of FR 24 is an all weather gravel road. The gravel portion of the road is narrow with blind curves.  Click Here For Map.


Recreation Map

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Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

  • Maximum occupancy per individual camp unit is 10
  • Maximum number of vehicles per individual camp unit is three.  All vehicles must completely fit within the designated parking area.
  • Check-in time is 12:00 pm, and check-out time is 10:00 am
  • 10 camp units available
  • Vault Toilets
  • Grills and picnic tables
  • Trash service
  • Not recommended for trailers over 16ft.
  • Hikers and equestrians should park at the CCC trailhead to the north.
  • No livestock allowed

Picnicking

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
33.970526

  Longitude : 
-111.865975

  Elevation : 
3,500 feet

 



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