|Free Recreation Site, Little Bear Bay||
A perfect site by river and sea and Forest. Several campsites with fire pits tables each direct on the shore.
|Free Recreation Site, Little Bear Bay||
Perfect. several campsites with firepits, tables and a marvillous view.
Really hot! Also a free camp area. Not nice but interesting.
|BLM LTVA campground and rest area||
BLM campground with Fee area. At the foot of sand dunes. Huge.
|Gate15- area B - BMGR East||
BMGR is a military land manage by Fish and wildlife Department.
First: get your permit at Cabeza Prieta Headquarters in Ajo (for location see Ioverlander).
If you are lucky you can watch bighorn sheeps.
|Ajo Well Road||
County land. Quiet. overnight allowed. Nice sunset. Easy access.
|Gunsite wash - BLM Camping||
Perfect weather in February. Enough place to find your own campsite. Spots along the wash are nicer. Cell signal 4G.
|Desierto de Altar - Schuk Toak||
Register at the Nice visitor center which is 7 km drive from the highway (good paved road). There you have small trails and a pic-nic area with shade. Then drive 2 km dirt road to the first parking Area this is the dunes trail start. you can stay for the night if you have filled the overnight permit at the visitor center before.
|Estuario La Cholla - FREE- Federal land||
On the rim of the estuary beach or in the beach if you have 4X4.
This place is included in the La Cholla RAMSAR wildlife preserve (migratory birds habitat and crabs reproduction area).
Huge place for parking.
|Lavanderia -laundry - Lavamatica del Centro||
Laundry service. Very clean. I paid 198 pesos for 3 loads wash+dry +soap+ service. 2 hours. They close at 6pm.
|Playa Arenisa- FREE||
20 metres from the beach, huge open lot for public access at the beach.
|Peñasco public beach access||
You can park along "El chino" house (walls are purple and yellow) in front the police. The guy "el chino" is correct. You will see the sea front your camper and it's 50 metres to the beach access.
|Oyester farm Punta Roja - estero de morue||
Family oyester farm : very tasty seafood, friendly and nice view. take away or eat here oyesters and crab toastadas.
Drive the dirt road the most on your right when you arrive it can seem longer but it's easiest and fastest way to get to the pueblo.
Here There are a few possibilities to park in front of the sea. We have spent 5 nights next to the Twins New houses with green roofs.
Good fishing (lines or spare gun). There is also a sealion near or on the Island you can walk to the Island at low tide. But take care to walk back before the sea become to high!!
peoples are very kind you can buy fish, octopus or seashells directly to the boats on the beach.
There is also a self refill water station(10 pesos for 5 gallons) and a small store with a few basic products.
Safe Beach for kids on the SE side of the péninsula.
|Nogales visitor center||
Visitor center open from 10:00 AM to 4:30PM
|Hot Well Dunes||
Great!! It's also a good place for birdwatching (Hawks, Owls, Gambel's quail) and a few mamals as Javelina and fox.
|Limekiln Canyon - Next Climbing Area||
Here a good camp spot for one big rig (we did it with a 28 feet long). It's a pull-off with a pit and a concrete waterbasin for animals, it's located 400 metres before the 20 mn hike trail that lead to the first climbing walls.
Smaller RV and tents can camp directly at the begining of the trail (at least 2/3 vans).
About 14 miles drive on white rocks road (10.5 miles big and Gravel and 3.5 miles dirt mountain).
|Big sheep road south (next I59)||
Informal spot along the Gravel road next JEM trail. 30 feet max.
|Sheep Bridge Road||
This spot is now closed : fence and "private property " sign.
but 160 metres further there is a pull out (large enough for 2 big rigs if you are friends) with a fire pit.
About 650 meters after the Gate you will need 4x4 wheel RV : a big hole and several parts with a bit of sand.
|Mount Carmel first spot||
Very easy acess, Turn around for trailers.
|Dump Station and Water Refill||
Open Only in Summer !
|Bicknell Howies gas station||
Closest place from capitol reef NP
|Philipp 66 gas station||
Open all year.
|Capitol Reef NP - West Entrance -Free||
Good place for visiting the national park
|Crystal Forest Campground||
FREE for 4 nights. Very practical right at the south gate of Petrified Forest NP. That means you can drive back in the morning if you haven't enough time the day before. muséum and hike logs Trails are next of the South Gate.
|Rocky Mountain RV & Marine||
Incredible they had in store all parts we needed to change as awning bra, fridge roof protection, toilette ring, door catch, screen door lash....,
|Sky City Travel Center||
Sky city complex with: casino, laundry, RV park (22usd without player card) and a dump at the north end of RV park. We didn't stay for the night but we used the Sany-Dump.
|Carrizozo - valle del sol park||
Free- little pound with birds. Park your rig along fence near the old country club house. Nice view, quiet, short access.