Oak Creek Canyon Camping
A camping paradise. Take a short drive north of Sedona up Oak Creek Canyon and
you'll discover spectacular adventure playgrounds. Thick, lush forests. Shimmering
Oak Creek. All back-dropped by sheer canyon walls. Scenic views in every direction.
Swim, fish, hike, explore and jump into clear-water pools. Convenient access and
family friendly for the outdoor enthusiasts.
There are four developed campgrounds including Manzanita, Bootlegger, Pine Flats,
and Cave Springs set along the banks of Oak Creek in Oak Creek Canyon described
as one of America's most scenic drives. Some campgrounds accept reservations
while others are first-come, first-serve. Get there early, they fill-up quickly during
the high season.
The weather is ideal for camping from late spring through September. The winter
months can become quite cold with occasional snow. Check the temperatures in
Sedona but keep in mind that the elevations in Oak Creek Canyon are about 500
to 1,000 feet higher than downtown Sedona, Arizona and will therefore become
All campgrounds have restroom facilities, picnic tables, grills, and fire-rings. Fire
wood is available from campground hosts onsite. Only tent-camping or sleeping
in small vehicles is permitted. RVs, motor homes and trailers are prohibited. All
camping grounds have drinking water except Bootlegger. Cave Springs has shower
Sedona and Oak Creek Campgrounds
Select a campground to view details, fees, directional maps, rules for specific
campgrounds, regulations and other information.