Thumb Butte Campground and Camping

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About the Campground

Located approximately four miles west of Prescott, Arizona, adjacent to Miller Creek. Restrooms with flush toilets and potable water are provided. This picnic area has twelve picnic tables under a Ramada, Four Grills and one Fire Ring Hiking is nearby. Area is lighted after dark, electric outlets provided (20 amp maximum). Horseshoe pits on site, bring shoes. Access to hiking trails. Summer Hours (April 1, 04 - September 30, 04) 6:00am to 8:00pm Winter Hours (October 1, 04 - March 31, 04) 7:00am to 6:00pm

Services & Amenities

Within Facility
  • Restroom


Peak Season
Jan 01 2010 -
Dec 31 2010
Peak Season
Jan 01 2011 -
Dec 31 2011

Alerts and Important Information -

Campground Contact Information

Open From: Jun 17 2010 to Jun 14 2011
Reservation Phone: 877-444-6777
Campground Reservations: Thumb Butte
Campground Phone: 928-443-8000
Customer Service Phone:888-445-1474
Backcountry Permits Phone: 877-550-6777

Prescott, AZ

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More About Thumb Butte Campground

Thumb Butte is a campground located in Prescott, 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 -112.5214 latitude, and -112.5214 longitude into your GPS device.

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