Swansea Ghost Town

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50879-51035 Swansea Road
Parker, AZ 85344
928-505-1200
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GPS: 34.1714, -113.8426

Last Price Paid: $0
Pad Type: dirt
Elevation: 1284 ft
Max Stay: 14
Tent Camping: Yes

3 people have reviewed this location.

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1 review
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 5
Site Number: not sure

Shure_Man would stay here again

“a Family tradition”

Reviewed Nov 08, 2018

Overall Rating

My family and friends have camped there on and off for 30 years. we go early spring. Rain is possible. Over the years they have made big improvements with Fire Pits Covered eating area and Picnic tables. The toilet are clean and they get little use so they don't stink. There was an old snow bird who carved a 18 hole golf course out ... more

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


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Desert Dude would stay here again

“Historical and awesome”

Reviewed Aug 25, 2017

Overall Rating

Believe it or not my Father was the last Swansea Mine operator in the early 50's. My Sister was the youngest at 4 years old. My parents and another brother lived their with no water or electricity. Back then the buildings etc were pretty much intact. Sadly since the mid sixties it has been seriously vandalized. Used to bathe in the Bil... more

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1 review
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: 00

vinorojo would stay here again

“Remote Ghost Mine and State Monument”

Reviewed Jul 13, 2017

Overall Rating

Easy graded dirt first 10 miles, the last 3 much more challenging. Sharp rocks, single lane,. no turn arounds. Easy for pick-up, wouldn't recommend for cars. Tight for motorhome or trailer.
No Services
No Water
If you need it , you brought it!
Amazing History, These guys were tough as nails!

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Hookups:
  • dry camping
Facilities:
  • restrooms: vault
Pets:
  • pets

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