Forest Road 401

Tonto National Forest

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Srv Road 401 Mesa, AZ 85201 480-610-3300 Official Website

GPS: 33.6611, -111.4728

Last Price Paid: $0
Pad Type: dirt
Elevation: 2682 ft
Tent Camping: Yes

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.
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4 people have reviewed this location.

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BackcountryCookes
GA Nissan Xterra
30 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 2
“Nice views, lots of ATVs”

Reviewed Apr 28, 2019

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Stayed in a compact site right by the road. The view of 4 Peaks was gorgeous but the ATV noise and dust made us glad to leave.

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1 review
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 2

EEEO would stay here again

“It’s free, so you can’t be too picky. ”

Reviewed Feb 26, 2019

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The road getting back to where you can find a spot to camp is rough. I have a truck camper and pull a trailer. My rig’s COG is quite high so the drive is painstakingly slow-like a crawl at many points due to the rough road. As others have said, this is a popular place for off roading, so it can be busy. I stayed Tuesday and Wednesd... more

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Lilmsnomad
SD 23' Thomas GMC Savana Short bus
40 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
“OHV friendly 4WD recommended. ”

Reviewed Feb 19, 2019

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It had rained off an on all day before we got here. There were many OHV still here at dark slinging mud and doing donuts. The rod was more than a washboard in many places, and the water puddles in the holes in the road. Some holes were huge and almost as wide as the road. Cross with care is you do t have 4WD. We found a sloppy muddy pu... more

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wendy.freebird
UT 30' Majestic
1 review
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
“Gorgeous desert land but busy”

Reviewed Nov 09, 2018

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We went in a 30 ft Class C. Road was pretty hairy at times but doable. You have to go far back on the road a few miles before finding a spot as there are very few towards the front and they were all taken on a Thursday. Area is heavily traveled by recreational off-road vehicles so it was much busier than you would expect in that remote... more

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3bars
T-Mobile 4G/LTE

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com


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Hookups:
  • dry camping
  • Dispersed Camping
Recreation:
  • OHV
Pets:
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