Lakeview Campground overlooks Parker Canyon Lake, and the views are spectacular — both of the water and the surrounding Canelo Hills. Eine Sehenswürdigkeit in der Umgebung ist z. A five mile trail leads around the shoreline never getting more than a few steps from the water. We are so thankful for you taking the time to leave your kind review and words about our staff and facilities. I was in a tent sight where there is a short trek from the paved parking area. With all the easy forest and lake access, this is a also great place for wildlife watchers. Lakeview Campground is large, with 65 sites, but it’s not overwhelming. The other trail is a .6 mile connector trail up to the Arizona Trail. Be the first to add a video for Lakeview Campground! Amenities: Toilets, Pets, Water, Arizona Highways 2039 W Lewis Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85009 602.712.2200. There are a couple of block long drop outhouses, that had plenty of TP and were reasonably clean. Season: Year-round On some days you can hike the entire 5-mile trail around the lake and have only the resident wildlife for company. To make landing those wily lunkers a bit easier, there is a fishing pier and a paved boat ramp at the lake, as well as a lakeside paved area and a graveled path along some of the best catfishing shoreline. The boat ramp is a good entry point for swimming, kayak, paddleboards, etc. With all the easy forest and lake access, this is a also great place for wildlife watchers. Wenn Sie in einem anderen Land oder in einer anderen Region leben, wählen Sie über das Drop-down-Menü bitte die Tripadvisor-Website in der entsprechenden Sprache aus. Welche beliebten Sehenswürdigkeiten befinden sich in der Nähe von Lakeview Campground? Avid boaters will be more excited about the pier, boat ramps and docks, all within a hop, skip and a jump of the campground. Lakeview Campground is situated on a hill and there are trails going down a gentle slope to the lake shore. Friday while we were kayaking, personnel came around, cleaned the vault toilets and emptied trash, so perhaps cleanup is not after the weekend, but just before. Some of the spots will overlook the lake through the trees, but most will not. The cave may have been used by humans as a shelter and hideout by middle archaic people (up to 8000 years ago) and more recently by the Chiricahua Apache and other Apache peoples, Mexican and European miners, and settlers. The restrooms are clean and large single stall units. Had a great view of Parker Canyon Lake. All rights reserved. Tent sites are in groupings of 1, 2 and 3. From Tucson, drive east on Interstate 10 to the State Route 83 exit. The boat house has some camping supplies. The Miller Peak Wilderness is a land of sheer cliffs, soaring summits and deep canyons. There are two campground areas - one for RVs, one for tents. Some sites have semi-circular pull-through areas, others are 'back-in'. Parker Canyon Lake and Lakeview Campground are generally less crowded than similar areas that are more easily accessible. The campground is large, with 65 sites, but it’s not overwhelming. PHOTO: Visitors to Lakeview Campground, at Parker Canyon Lake, enjoy plenty of water recreation, as well as views of the Canelo Hills. Try one of these campgrounds located nearby, AZ Camp Guide © 2020 All Rights Reserved. Really, the only advantage of being in the campground is access to the water spigot and porta potties. Yes, free parking is available to guests. There are sites more suited for RV's. Picnic tables, fire pits and grills are among the amenities. These canyons, cliffs, and forests are littered with the remains of various late nineteenth- and early twentieth-century mining booms that all eventually went bust. Explore mountains and canyons, fish in small lakes, and wade in lazy creeks and streams. The sites are small, we have a 35’ overall length trailer with a long bed crew cab truck and almost couldn’t find a spot to fit in. Come prepared as this is a long way from anywhere. The tent campground has awesome views of Parker Lake, the hills & mountains; the RV campground is back farther, so there ma... The campground is on a hill that overlooks the lake. The motor coach/travel trailer sites are farther back. Wie würden Sie Ihren Hotelaufenthalt beschreiben? The women's toilet was not gross, but my husband said the men's was nasty.