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Ponderosa Campground is a 7.2 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Forest Lakes, Arizona that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking and camping and is best used from April until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

Distance: 7.2 miles Elevation Gain: 610 feet Route Type: Out & Back

dogs on leash

wheelchair friendly

kid friendly

stroller friendly

camping

hiking

walking

forest

river

Ponderosa Campground is nestled among a pine forest along a creek. The Ponderosa pine makes this a memorable campground.

hiking
8 months ago

Farm roads, pine hills.

camping
Tue Sep 23 2014

Nice Little typical national forest campground. Stayed one night while passing through.

hiking
10 months ago

hiking
Sat Jul 22 2017

Sat Jun 11 2016

hiking
Sat Jul 18 2015