Brookchar Campground and Camping

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About the Campground

Walk-in season dates are weather permitting only. Please call 928-537-8888 for more information. This walk-in, tent-only campground is located adjacent to Big Lake in a heavily forested pine and aspen area. Elevation is 9000 feet. Facilities include fire rings and restrooms. RV dump station, store, gas, food, and boat rentals are located a short 1/2 mile away. Popular activities include prime trout fishing, hiking, and horseback riding. Showers are 1 mile from campground. Firewood is available. Campground host resides on-site.

Services & Amenities

Within Facility
  • Boat Ramp
  • Flush Toilets
  • Parking


Peak Season
May 17 2010 -
Sep 14 2010
WALK TO $12.00
Peak Season
May 17 2011 -
Sep 14 2011
WALK TO $12.00

Alerts and Important Information Reservations must be made at least 4 days in advance. Tent camping only, campers must walk to the sites. Parking is limited, maximum 2 vehicles per site. Fee only applies to first vehicle. Fee: Standard Walk to Sites: $12.00 per night Interagency Senior Pass Holders: $6.00 per night NOTE:Your use fees include the first camp unit only, any additional camp units on your site will be charged an additional fee at check in.

Campground Contact Information

Open From: Jun 18 2010 to Dec 14 2010
Reservation Phone: 877-444-6777
Campground Reservations: Brookchar
Campground Phone: 928-735-7313
Customer Service Phone:888-445-1474
Backcountry Permits Phone: 877-550-6777

Payson, AZ

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More About Brookchar Campground

Brookchar is a campground located in Payson, Arizona. This is a US Forest Service campground. All reservations can be made by calling 1-877-444-6777.

To find this campground check the map shown above, or enter -109.4131 latitude, and -109.4131 longitude into your GPS device.

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