About: This campground of dispersed units is set in an open stand of mature Ponderosa pine. Canyon Creek is known for its trout fishing. Arizona Game & Fish Department Canyon Creek Fish Hatchery has self-guided tours. Wildlife includes: Abert squirrel, black bear, mountain lion, elk, turkey and deer.
Restrooms: Vault Toilets
Directions: Access #1 – From Payson, travel 33 miles east on Hwy 260. Turn right on Young Road/Forest Road 512 (unpaved) and continue for 3 miles to Forest Road 33. Turn left on FR 33 and travel 4 1/2 miles to the site.
Access #2 – From Young, take Hwy 288 (unpaved)/Forest Road 512 north for 23 miles to Forest Road 33. Turn right onto FR 33 and continue for 4 1/2 miles to the site.