Spencer Campground
Spencer Campground

Spencer Campground

  • This mountain campground is located at the head of a shallow, forested canyon a short distance off the Catalina Highway. Spencer Canyon faces the city of Tucson and the Santa Cruz Valley, both of which are visible as a distant panorama through openings in the forest canopy.


    • Bird Watching
    • Hiking/Trekking
    • Wildlife Watching


    Campground (66 total sites)

    The campground offers different tent camping sites from walk-in to mountain-top settings. A network of trails surround the campground, where you can look for many types of wildlife and birds, as well as take in the scenic views. There are picnic tables and fire pits/grills at each site and central toilets and drinking water throughout the campground.

    Please note: parking spaces are limited at the campgrounds on Mt. Lemmon. Upon reservation, visitors are provided the maximum number of parking spaces allotted.