Cameron, AZ Campgrounds

Cameron, AZ Campgrounds
Guests visiting the Grand Canyon and the Grand Canyon National Park might pass through the town of Cameron. Travelers have access to dozens of activities in this area, including horseback riding, donkey rides through the Grand Canyon, hiking, golfing and even boating. Cameron, Arizona, campgrounds are convenient to nearby attractions and outdoors activities.
 

Desert View Campground

Located an hour from Cameron is the Desert View Campground at the Grand Canyon, which is only open from the spring through the fall. Guests are allowed to camp for a maximum of one week and RVs are allowed, provided the campers are 30 feet or less, but the campground doesn't provide any amenities for RVs. The campground offers 50 sites, and all sites are on a first-come, first-served basis, with the campground not accepting reservations.

Desert View Campground
Grand Canyon
Grand Canyon, AZ 86023
nps.gov/grca/planyourvisit/cg-sr.htm
(877) 444-6777

 
 

Mather Campground

The Mather Campground is one of the only campgrounds in the Grand Canyon area that's open year-round. Located less than an hour from Cameron, the campground has spots for campers of up to 30-feet long and provides restrooms. Campers also have access to a laundromat and showers off site. The campground allows guests to make reservations in advance and encourages reservations during the popular spring and summer seasons.

Mather Campground
Grand Canyon
Grand Canyon, AZ 86023
nps.gov/grca/planyourvisit/cg-sr.htm
(877) 444-6777

The Historic Cameron Trading Post

The Historic Cameron Trading Post is one of the oldest sites in the town and boasts its own lodge and RV park. Full hookups come with water, electric and sewer, but keep in mind that the RV area doesn't have restrooms or showers. Guests have access to a large garden area with walking paths, and it's just a short drive to the Grand Canyon, the Navajo National Monument and Lake Powell.

The Historic Cameron Trading Post
466 Hwy. 89
Cameron, AZ 86020
(800) 338-7385
camerontradingpost.com

Junction RV Park

The Junction RV Park is one of the only RV dedicated campgrounds in Cameron, but it doesn't have a lot of amenities for travelers. Water and electric hookups come with all sites, and many sites also have shade trees. Most guests choose this RV park for the quietness and proximity to popular attractions. You're less than an hour from the Grand Canyon and less than 20 minutes from several golf courses.

Junction RV Park
Junction S.R. 64 U.S. 89 N
Cameron, AZ 86020
(520) 679-2281

 

Article Written By Jennifer Eblin

Jennifer Eblin has been a full-time freelance writer since 2006. Her work has appeared on several websites, including Tool Box Tales and Zonder. Eblin received a master's degree in historic preservation from the Savannah College of Art and Design.

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