Campground is located 15 miles east of Payson on
S.R. 260. There are 61 units including 2 group units that
can hold 50 campers each. The campground is well spaced
and shaded by the largest stand of ponderosa pines in the
world. Ponderosa is set just below the Mogollon Rim and
fishing is available 20 minutes east at Woods
Canyon Lake or Willow
is also a dump station located on site.
The Forest Service has installed bear proof food storage lockers in about half of the campsites. Check out the panorama
Campsite Panoramas - See each campsite at Ponderosa Campground.
Click a campsite number below
A3, A4, A5, A6, A7, A8, A9, A10, A11, A12, A13, A14, A15, A16, A17, A18, A19, A20, A21, A22, A23
B1, B2, B3, B4, B5, B6, B7
C1, C2, C3, C4, C5, C6, C7, C8, C9, C10, C11
D1, D2, D3, D4, D5, D6, D7, D8, D9, D10, D11
Group Loop E
Group Loop F
Payson travel east on S.R. 260 for 15 miles to the campground
turnoff on your right.