Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

Rose Creek Campground


This campground is located between the Salome and the Sierra Ancha Wilderness areas. Each wilderness offers rare glimpses into the habitats of Arizona’s diverse animal life and into the Native American past. This area offers trails and trailheads all within 5 miles of the campground. There are 5 camp units w/ picnic tables & grills, no trash service.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Stage III Fire Restrictions - Closed for Public Safety
Open Season: All Year
Restrictions: Stay limit 14 days, trailers under 16'. A sewage dump facility is located at the Globe Chamber of Commerce trailer dump or at facilities located 7 miles west of State Hwy. 288 on State Hwy. 88. The facilities are on the north side of the road between the Grapevine and Schoolhouse recreation sites, in the winter, the temperatures dip into the teens. Pack It In, Pack It Out
Closest Towns: Young, AZ; Globe, AZ
Water: No water available
Passes: No Fees or Passes required.
Information Center: Payson Ranger District (928) 474-7900

General Information


22 miles south of Young and 40 miles north of Globe on unpaved State Hwy. 288. Take Forest Road 152 for ½ mile. View and download a map.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

5 camp units, grills, picnic tables
No. of Sites5
Reservation InfoFirst come, first serve, no reservations
Areas & Activities


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5,400 feet