At The Dyrt, we share camping tips from our community of campers and campgrounds. With so many campers staying home, we continue to share this info so you can plan future camping trips across the U.S.

Heading to Questival in Phoenix, AZ and want to camp? We put together this list of popular campsites nearby.

Where to Camp Near Questival Phoenix

Questival is coming to Phoenix! Our campground recommendations start with top campgrounds by camping type, and then list campgrounds from closest to furthest, along with more information below.

Top recommendation for tent campers: McDowell Mountain Regional Park 

McDowell Mountain Regional Park is the closest campground to Phoenix, with sites for tent campers. Reservation, distance, and cost details below.





Best backup for tent campers: Cave Creek Regional Park 

Cave Creek Regional Park is further out, but provides plenty of sites for tent campers. Reservation, distance, and cost details below.

Top recommendation for RVers: McDowell Mountain Regional Park 

McDowell Mountain Regional Park also provides spaces for RV campers. Reservation, Distance, and cost details below.

1. MCDOWELL MOUNTAIN REGIONAL PARK

Distance: 11.6 miles

Website: Click here

Number of sites: Over 50 standard sites.

Cost: $12-30/night, depending on hookups.

Reservations?: Yes, reserve online.

Phone number: (480) 471-0173

2. CAVE CREEK REGIONAL PARK

Distance: 35.7 miles

Website: Click here

Number of sites: 40 standard sites.

Cost: $30-40/night, depending on hookups.

Reservations?: Yes, reserve online.

Phone number: (602) 506-2930

3. LAKE PLEASANT REGIONAL PARK

Distance: 41.3 miles

Website: Click here

Number of sites: 150 standard sites.

Cost: $30/night/site

Reservations?: Yes, reserve online.

Phone number: (928) 501-1710

4. NEEDLE ROCK, AZ

Distance: 46.4 miles

Website: Click here

Number of sites: 10 standard sites.

Cost: $6-17/site/night.

Reservations?: No reservation required.

Phone number: (480) 595-3300

5. LOST DUTCHMAN STATE PARK, AZ

Distance: 39.6 miles

Website: Click here

Rating: 4-star. “A beautiful desert park at the foot of the Superstition Mountains.” Read reviews here.

Number of sites: 134 standard sites.

Cost: $30/site/night

Reservations?: Yes, reserve online.

Phone number: (480) 982-4485

SEARCH MORE CAMPSITES IN THE GREATER PHOENIX, AZ AREA

Click here to search for yourself and identify the perfect campground for you and your group. Note that military campsites may be restricted to non-civilian use only (in other words, camping is restricted to only active duty personnel and their family).


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