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Whitetail campground is five miles from the town of Summerhaven in the Santa Catalina Mountains near Tucson. Set within Ponderosa pines in the Coronado national forest. Elevation at 8000 feet. Nearest gas is 26 miles. GROUP TENT SITES ONLY. Small RVs/trailers may park in parking lot. Hiking trails nearby. Rose Canyon Lake is 4 miles away. Potable water, electricity available at each ramada. Trash service and vault toilets available.


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Whitetail Campground, 11200 N. Whitetail Rd, Mt. Lemmon AZ 85619
(corrected) GPS Info: (Latitude, Longitude): 32.412763, -110.731753

From Chandler, take I-10 South towards Tucson. As you approach Tucson, take a left at the Speedway exit (this is the exit after Grant). Go 12 miles on Speedway. Take a left on Houghton and then drive for 3 miles. Take a right on Catalina Highway and drive for about 20 miles. You will pass the Palisades Visitor Center. The visitor center is at milepost 19.9. About 1 mile further, Whitetail campground will be on your left. There are signs for Whitetail campground. The gate will be closed. Open it and drive in and then close the gate. The campground wants to keep the gate always closed.

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