Shannon Campground

Coronado National Forest

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Shannon Rd. Willcox, AZ 85643 928-428-4150 520-388-8300 Official Website

GPS: 32.6563, -109.86

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Overview of Shannon Campground

Black bears frequent the area. When not in immediate use, all food, beverages, coolers, cooking utensils, pet food, or other attractants must be kept in a closed, hard-sided vehicle or secured in a bear-proof storage container.

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

Number of Sites 11

Open Seasonally Mid-April - mid-Nov.

Elevation 7,808 ft / 2,379 m

Max Stay 14

Max Length 22 ft

Tent Camping Yes

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Reviews of Shannon Campground 3 people have reviewed this location.

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Verizon 4G
Confirmed by 1 User
Last reported 4/6/2016
25 reviews
“Small and peaceful. ”

Reviewed 4/23/2022

Nightly rate: $15
Days stayed: 1
RV Length: 24' (Class C)
Overall Rating

This campground is small and best for tents. There where about 3 sites that would accommodate small rigs or trailers. I’m in a 24’ RV and because the place was completely empty I was able to make it work. You’re at about 10,000 feet here so it’s nice and chilly this time of year. Also getting up here was easy, the road is narrow and w... more

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RVgypsy would stay here again

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28 reviews
“Great tent camping”

Reviewed 5/25/2017

Nightly rate: $5
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: 01
Overall Rating

Tent camped here 2 nights with my dog. This place is one of the most scenic places I've been and the weather is nice. It does get quite cold at night. The site host was very nice. I checked the Arcadia campground first but Shannon is definitely much cooler weather and not as crowded. The paved road going up the mountain can be tor... more

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ellen would stay here again

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Nogales, AZ
3 reviews
“Beat the Arizona summer heat”

Reviewed 4/6/2016

Nightly rate: $10
Days stayed: 4
Site Number: 14
Overall Rating

Shannon Campground is small (about 15 campsites) and tucked away along the upper reaches of Marijilda Creek on Mount Graham, a pleasant little brook with wild rhubarb growing on its banks winds through a setting of really tall trees and green grass. Campsites are shaded under mature Engelmann spruce and Douglas-fir. I went up when ... more

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Verizon 4G

John would stay here again

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