Houston Mesa Campground and Camping

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About the Campground

Located one mile north of Payson, Arizona. Restrooms and showers are provided. There is a fourteen day stay limit within any thirty day period. Interpretive trails are nearby. These are single family camping units only. No hook-ups available. Horse camping facilities available across the road from the family campground. Must have horses or mules to camp at the horse facility (Mule Deer Loop).

Services & Amenities

Within Facility
  • ADA Access
  • Comfort Station
  • Dump Station
  • Firewood
  • Nature Trails
  • Potable Water
  • Showers
  • Water Drinking


Peak Season
Jan 31 2010 -
Nov 28 2010
Peak Season
Jan 31 2011 -
Nov 28 2011

Alerts and Important Information *Reservations must be made at least 4 days in advance.* There are no RV hook-ups available at the campground. There is a second vehicle charge of $10 per night paid at the campground for Bear, Mountain and Elk Loop. There is a second vehicle charge of $8 per night paid at the campground for Mule Dear Loop for sites that can hold more than one (1) vehicle.

Campground Contact Information

Open From: Jun 18 2010 to Dec 14 2010
Reservation Phone: 877-444-6777
Campground Reservations: Houston Mesa
Campground Phone: 928-468-7135
Customer Service Phone:888-445-1474
Backcountry Permits Phone: 877-550-6777

Payson, AZ

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More About Houston Mesa Campground

Houston Mesa 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 -111.3142 latitude, and -111.3142 longitude into your GPS device.

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