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Overview of Peppersauce Campground

Trailers are discouraged by the national forest as the sites are small and there are no pull-throughs. This campground is situated next to Peppersauce Creek. The creek is normally dry except during heavy rains or the area's summer monsoon season. Beware that the creek is prone to flash flooding during rain events.

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads. Learn more: Boondocking 101.

Number of Sites 17

Pad Type dirt

Open Seasonally Yes

Elevation 4,625 ft / 1,409 m

Max Stay 14

Max Length 22 ft

Tent Camping Yes

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Reviews of Peppersauce Campground 3 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Overall Rating
Site Quality
1 review
“Nice shaded cool campground”

Reviewed 5/15/2021

Nightly rate: $15
Days stayed: 3
Site Number: 8
Overall Rating

The campground has been in maintained for a bit but bow it’s back to being monitored and taken care off by forestry employees. The pit bathrooms are stocked and the sites are fairly clean. As any spot with out 24/7 hosts campers leave trash and get loud and rowdy at times. Water is no longer accessible from the pumps due to dams from t... more

Site Quality

Theglampergal would stay here again

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1 review
“Busy roads in and around campsite but lots wildlife”

Reviewed 11/4/2017

Nightly rate: $10
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: 3
Overall Rating

Went in November, lots of traffic all day AND night on mt lemmon rd which bends around campsite (probably hunting traffic) Also, lots of traffic directly thru campsite going to and from sycamore canyon academy...not only cars but fed ex trucks and other deliveries...not ideal for relaxing camping. Location is easy to get to, dirt road ... more

Site Quality

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7 reviews
“Primitive but pretty”

Reviewed 1/14/2017

Nightly rate: $10
Days stayed: 1
Overall Rating

I've stayed here several times. It's a basic campground with some of the nastiest pit toilets I've seen, but not THE nastiest. Lots of flies and stink, but not full-up-to-the-top. At least two water spouts available around the campground if I recall correctly. Cows wander through the camp and may invade your site. Also, roaches ab... more

Site Quality

AZ_Kit would stay here again

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  • dry camping
  • picnic area
  • recreation trail
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
  • group sites
  • restrooms: vault
  • trash
  • water available
Discount Clubs
  • Senior Discounts
  • pets
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