Crossroads Campground, Empire Landing Campground, Parker Dam, Colorado River, Lake Havasu, Parker Strip, Eherenburg Sand Bowl
Last Known Status
This 1500 acre open area consists mainly of desert sand washes with small trees and shrubs and some short rocky climbs offering scenic views of the valley and river. Camping is not permitted, but are countless motels, RV and camping resorts along the access road both to the north and south, as well as to the east on the opposite bank of the river. The staging area has parking, vault toilets, loading ramps and a kiosk with a basic trail map. Area is open year-round, and closes daily at dusk. Trail Map...Directions...Nearby Trails...
From: Phoenix, AZ
1) I-10 West about 125 miles to Quartsite
2) Take AZ 95 north (exit 19), continue 35 miles north to city of Parker
3) From Parker, cross the river to the west bank, turn right and head north on Parker Dam Road
4) Continue 8 miles to entrance on the left.
TYPE OF AREA
nice washes with shrubbery and brush channels, great views, camping and recreation very nearby
closes at dusk, no camping, staging area has no picnic tables or day use facilities
Full Day Fall - Spring
Miles Of Trail
350 to 1100 ft.
Marked, Rated, Lightly Maintained
Large portion is designated open area (ride anywhere)