Burro Creek Recreational Site is available year-round.  The campgrounds provide space for 25 tent or RV units.  There are flush and vault toilets, but no showers.  The Recreational Site also has drinking water, fire grills, and picnic areas.  The grounds are handicap accessible.  The overnight fee is $8.00 or you may use the Golden Age/Golden Access.  Reservations are not necessary for this Recreational Site.  There is a 14-day limit. 

 

You can get to Burro Creek Recreational Site by way of Kingman or Wickenburg.  From Kingman travel east out of town on Interstate 40, then head south on U.S. Highway 93.  You will pass by the small town of Wikieup, continue south on U.S. Highway until you cross the Burro Creek Bridge.  From here, you will travel one more mile until you see the sign for the Recreation Site.  Take the turnoff at the sign and go one and a half miles down the access road.  If you are coming from Wickenburg, take U.S. Highway 40 north out of town.  You will pass the very small town of Nothing.  Just before you cross the Burro Creek Bridge, you will see the sign for the Recreational Site turn off.  Take the turn and head down the access road for one and a half miles to the campgrounds.

The Burro Creek Recreation Site is situated long Burro Creek within a very scenic Sonoran desert Canyon at an elevation of 1,960 feet. This peaceful area has long been a favorite stop of travelers on nearby Highway 93. Visitors here are invariably fascinated with the contrast between the deep blue pools and tree-lined banks of Burro Creek, and the saguaro-studded hills and cliffs of its desert setting.

Directions

The Burro Creek Recreation Site is located 60 miles northwest of Wickenburg on Highway 93. From Kingman, travel east 17 miles on Interstate 40, then south 53 miles on Highway 93. The recreation site turnoff is one mile south of Burro Creek Bridge. From the signed turnoff, continue 1.5 miles to the recreation site via the paved access road.