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Workman Creek Area Campgrounds

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Contact Info
Young, AZ

Number of Sites:
3 sites and dispersed camping
5400 feet
Reservations not accepted


Camping closed due to high levels of Uranium

3 Camping Sites, Creekside, Cascade and Falls. Then there is dispersed camping above Workman Creek Falls.

Points of Interest:

Workman Creek Falls
Excellent photography opportunities.
Sierra Ancha Wilderness access.
Historical and pre-historic sites.
Aztec Peak lookout tower.
Workman Creek is the habitat for whitetail deer, bear, elk, turkey, javelina, mountain lion and many other animal species.


Basic Amenities
  • Vault Toilets
Additional Conveniences
  • Pets Allowed
Additional Notes

No Drinking Water


April - November
Aztec Peak, north of Globe
5400 feet
7750 above Workman Creek Falls
Basic Info
Total Sites:
3 sites and dispersed camping
More Site Details
RV Hookups:
Pet Policy
Pets must be restrained or on a leash.
Additional Details
Trailers not recommended.

Map + Directions

Basic Directions
Workman Creek is located off State Hwy. 288, approximately 22 miles north of the junction of State Highway 288 and State Highway 88. Workman Creek Road/Forest Road (FR) 487 runs along the creek for approximately 3 miles, then past the falls about 2 miles to the Aztec Peak Lookout Tower. A high-clearance vehicle is advised for travel above the Falls Recreation Site.

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