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Painted Rock Petroglyph Site and Campground

5 Reviews

About This Campground

The Painted Rock Petroglyph Site and Campground is located approximately 90 miles southwest of Phoenix, Arizona. The site provides visitors the opportunity to view an ancient archaeological site containing hundreds of symbolic and artistic rock etchings, or "petroglyphs," produced centuries ago by…


For Campers

  • ADA Access
  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Toilets
  • Alcohol

For Vehicles

  • Pull-Through Sites
  • Max Length: 50 ft.


  • Drive In
    Park next to your campsite
  • Walk In
    Park in a lot, walk to your campsite


5 Reviews of Painted Rock Petroglyph Site and Campground

Ratings Breakdown

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Bryan B.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Apr. 10, 2021


Perfect for winter weather camping. Visited in April and it was Africa 🥵 HOT. No water. Dry camping. Beautiful though. Stars are bright.

Larry B.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Mar. 1, 2021

Large Campsites

This campground is located about 12 miles off the interstate with easy paved access all the way to the campground. The campground is very well maintained and clean. There are covered picnic areas and group camping area. The fee is$8.00 a night, but can be discounted with national park access pass.…

M W.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Dec. 25, 2020

Cool Petroglyphs

Spent the night here on Dec. 20, 2020. Nice basic BLM camp ground. Clean pit toilets, but only two of them for the 60 camp sites. Mostly level sites, all gravel. Tables and fire ring at every site. Cool pile of rocks with Petroglyphs. Lots of history and nice informative displays. No services as…

  • Entry
  • Campground Map
  • Petroglyphs


Painted Rock Petroglyph Site and Campground is located in Arizona


Exit Interstate 8 at Painted Rock Dam Road/Exit 102, approximately 12.5 miles west of Gila Bend. Travel north on Painted Rocks Dam Road 10.7 miles to Rocky Point Road. Painted Rocks Petroglyph Site is 0.6 miles west of Painted Rock Dam Road on Rocky Point Road.


33.02436972 N
113.04543097 W

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