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Prescott National Forest

Prescott, AZ
+1 928-567-4121
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Forest located in a mountainous section of central Arizona, offering campgrounds, picnic grounds and 2,500 miles of roads for visitors.
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Prescott, AZ
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the most stunning drives in the south west. It is worth going a bit out of your way while traveling through the area. Today my trip was to Jerome coming up from US 60. The spectacular views are enhanced by the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Going up Copper Basin Rd. into the Forrest & continuing on the dirt road, you will eventually see a small Aspen Grove on the left. Park and walk back the washed out dirt road and if you timed it - right will see the fall...More

Thank R B
Reviewed 9 December 2017

This national forest is unlike many across the country, but just a enjoyable, whether you wander through some of the many trails or drive through on your way to or from Prescott. Relax...and enjoy.

Thank mesatraveler
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

A very green, healthy forest! Very scenic to drive through. Lots of different areas to hike and ride atv and camp. Maps of trails are available at the ranger station in downtown Prescott.

Thank Gwen C
Reviewed 3 November 2017

We were just passing through, had some time to ourselves and stumbled across this gem. There were more scenic views then I cold mention.. The roads are well kept and there are plenty of places to pull off and enjoy nature. We saw that it...More

Thank Bill R
Reviewed 2 November 2017

I came for a Mountain Bike Race and bummed around too take in more of beautiful sites. This included driving up to some high points for the views. They were spectacular. It's a wonderful place to stroll on the hiking trails or just take a...More

Thank AJVaughnDOTcom
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We visited Prescott National Forest. Its a very pretty area to see with different vegetation. Its a good place to go hiking.

Thank mini
Reviewed 28 August 2017

This was such a beautiful area with many scenic views. It was especially beautiful in the early morning before there was very many others out and about, and there were storms/rain going around we could see in the distance - made for some great photos.

Thank dhns2014
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Came to Prescott and did some hiking on some of the many well-marked trails. Such a difference in landscape and vegetation form the desert valley cities. We did encounter a snake as we hiked, so be careful of your surroundings. You also need to be...More

Thank coachwnh
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We travelled from Phoenix to Flagstaff and back travelling through the Prescott National Forest in both directions. It is truly amazing to see the effects of weather and altitude on the plant life and animals! Not quite forest, not quite desert but significantly unique! Must...More

Thank danf552017
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Response from Mn2Mx | Reviewed this property |
National forest guidelines require that dogs be on a six-foot leash at all times when in developed recreation areas and on interpretive trails. There are no leash requirements in the general forest areas. Even though you’re... More