Payson Ranger Station
1009 E. Highway 260
Payson, AZ 85541
Phone: (928) 474-7900 Fax: (928) 474-7999
SEASON OF USE
April through November
Trout fishing and water activities
No Toilets or Trash Service
LOCATION AND ACCESS
All sites are accessed from the paved Houston Mesa Road/Forest Road (FR) 199. FR 199 junctions with State Highway 87 at the north end of the town of Payson.
Travel on Houston Mesa Road/FR 199 for 7 miles
Travel on Houston Mesa Road/FR 199 for 7 ½ miles
Travel on Houston Mesa Road/FR 199 for 8 miles
Travel on Houston Mesa Road/FR 199 for 8 ½ miles
Travel on the Houston Mesa Road for 10 miles to the end of the pavement to the junction of FR 64. Make a right (east) and travel ½ mile to the site located on the north side of the road.
- Overnight camping at these sites is NOT recommended. Campers who do choose to camp overnight they need to be equipped with a portable toilet or use a self contained vehicle.
- Not recommended for trailers over 16 feet
- Limited parking
- No trash service: PACK IT IN, PACK IT OUT!!
- 14-day Limit
NEAREST COMMERCIAL SERVICES
Payson: All services
Information provided by the Tonto National Forest Service