Hipcamp host Jesse B.
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Camp on the Gila River amongst the century old Cottonwoods and Mulberry trees, with Bermuda grass carpeting. Plenty of shade to pitch a tent or park under.

Wildlife abounds with deer, beaver, turkeys, javelina, and a large variety of birds.

Located on a eighty acre cattle ranch. Quiet with great views of stars at night and majestic mountains in the day.

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Camp on the Gila River amongst the century old Cottonwoods and Mulberry trees, with Bermuda grass carpeting. Plenty of shade to pitch a tent or park under.

Wildlife abounds with deer, beaver, turkeys, javelina, and a large variety of birds.

Located on a eighty acre cattle ranch. Quiet with great views of stars at night and majestic mountains in the day.

The camp grounds are located beyond the cattle pastures and next to the Gila River.

Fire pits available and plenty of wood to gather for burning.

Eleven miles from the historic town of a Duncan Arizona, filled with little markets, craft store, antique shop, rock shop, and home town restaurants, if any needs arise or an itch needs scratching.

With prior notice and extra fees a New Mexican dutch-oven dinner and hayride can be included.

Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers
3 sites
Up to 6 guests per site
Park at listing
ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Pets allowed
No toilet
Amenities
Potable water available
Bins available
No kitchen
No showers
No picnic table
No wifi
Laundry absent
Camping vehicle details
No electrical hookup
No water hookup
No sewage hookup
No TV hookup
Generators not allowed
Back-in site
Max length 33ft
Surface type: grass or field
Surface levelness: requires leveling
Have a question? Send Jesse a message!
  • Check in: After 8AM
  • Check out: Before 6PM
  • Cancellation policy: Moderate
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 3 months out
  • Response time: Within 6 hours
  • Response rate: 80%

Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Fishing

Inquire on water level in river at time of request.

Horseback riding

Bring your own horse & tack. Horse boarding available $5 a head per day, feed not included. Feed for purchase @ headquarters.

Paddling

Inquire on water level in river at time of request.

Swimming

Inquire on water level in river at time of request.

Biking
Hiking
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at The Bottoms on The Gila in New Mexico.

Desert
Mountainous
River, stream, or...
Swimming hole
Farm
Ranch

The vibe at The Bottoms on The Gila

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Hipcamper Lynn
Lynn C.
recommends this listing.
(Site 1)
March 19th, 2020

Great spot! Such a peaceful retreat with great hosts.

Hipcamper Kerry

Fantastic

Kerry O.
recommends this listing.
(Site 1)
March 30th, 2020

This is an amazing location. We got there after dark and Jesse came right out and got us all lined up at the site. When morning came it was so pretty. We were able to let the kids run around and gather wood and just be kids. We will definitely be back.

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Hipcamper Celia
Celia R.
recommends this listing.
(Site 2)
June 18th, 2020

This private campground was exactly what we needed! Lots of privacy, yards away from the Gila River, and beautiful trees to give us shade and keep is safe from the rain. It was such a great place!

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Hipcamper Nancy

Extremely private and beautiful!

Nancy C.
recommends this listing.
(Site 1)
July 16th, 2020

The host was very friendly and responsive and showed us right to our campsite when we arrived. It was very private and we felt very safe. We saw a beautiful sunset and literally had cows looking at our bumper in the morning. Our son loved it so much being in the pasture with the cows all night.

Oh and our campsite had a swing in the tree and our son love that as well!

Hipcamper Maggie

Rustic cattle ranch

Maggie C.
recommends this listing.
(Site 3)
July 22nd, 2020

I didn’t have much time to explore but Jesse’s ranch is very beautiful! Just spent one night on a two day road trip. Keep in mind this is a working cattle ranch, so lots of cows around! I car camped at site 3, after arriving late. Jesse met me upon arrival and directed me to the site. Very easy to get to off of I-10. Lordsburg and Denton AZ are both close by for essentials. Would recommend!

Hipcamper Audrey

Fun camping under the trees

Audrey D.
recommends this listing.
(Site 2)
August 11th, 2020

We had a lot of fun at this site. The big trees provided essential shade and helped with the heat. Plus, they are beautiful and fun to climb on. The swing was an added bonus for our kids.

Note that you're camping in a cow pasture, so there are cows around and also their waste. It wasn't a problem for us, although my younger kid was a little nervous about the bigger cows until the moved on. There were also some flies but nothing too bad.

Overall, we had a great night there. Would camp at this site again.

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Hipcamper Dakota W.
recommends this listing.
(Site 2)
August 13th, 2020
Hipcamper Nancy C.
recommends this listing.
(Site 3)
July 29th, 2020
Property
Bakers acres
State
New Mexico
Country
United States
$25/night
3 Sites
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