Elks Group Campground

The Elks Group Campground location is in Happy Jack, Arizona
86024. This page provides detailed contact information for this campground location including the campground phone number, office hours, reservation information and driving directions.

If you have any questions about the Elks Group Campground facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.

8738 Ranger Rd

Happy Jack

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Campground information Happy Jack, Arizona


The Elks Group Campground sits among a mix of ponderosa pines and juniper at an elevation of 6,500 feet offering a cool respite from the summer heat of the valley below. This campground facility was designed and constructed by the Winslow Elks Lodge and generously donated to the Mogollon Rim Ranger District. The campground is designed to meet the needs of large groups and can accommodate 100 people, offering picnic tables, grills, and fire pits. There are vault toilets. For every 25 people after the first 50, the group will need to provide additional port-a-pots.


Many visitors spend time relaxing and exploring the area. The nearby C.C. Cragin Reservoir and Knoll Lake offers opportunities for water based recreation, while the Arizona National Scenic Trail, General Crook National Recreation Trail, and historic Cabin Loop Trail System offers opportunities for hikers, bicyclist, and equestrian users. There are also several Fire Lookout Towers in the area.


The group campground is in a primitive setting on 6 acres. The site has a swing set, horseshoe pit, poles for a volleyball net, flag pole, pavillion, grills, picnic tables, a large fire ring, a 500 gallon water buffalo, trash collection and vault toilets. It is important to know that for every 25 people after the first 50, the group will need to provide additional port-a-pots. The site can accomodate up to 100 people and 50 vehicles.

Natural Features

The campground is in a transition zone where ponderosa pines fade into stands of pinyon and juniper trees. The nearby Mogollon Rim is one of the most striking geologic features in the state. This steep escarpment, measured in thousands of feet, stretches from New Mexico diagonally across two thirds of Arizona and offers sweeping views of the landscape.

Nearby Attractions

The community of Happy Jack, Arizona offers two convenience stores, two restaurants, and a gas station.

Frequently Asked Questions About 8738 Ranger Rd Happy Jack, AZ

How do I make a reservation with Elks Group Campground?

To make reservations at Elks Group Campground, you can call the office at 928-477-2255.

Group Standard Nonelectric 10-50 people $85.00

Group Standard Nonelectric 51-100 people $110.00

Where is Elks Group Campground located?

The Elks Group Campground is located at 8738 Ranger Rd in Happy Jack,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.

Does Elks Group Campground have tent or RV camping?

Elks Group Campground offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at 928-477-2255 to make sure things haven’t changed.

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