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La Posa Long Term Visitor Area
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La Posa Long Term Visitor Area, Arizona
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Description: The campground for this extended stay camping area is approximately 11,400 acres in size with a flat landscape and sparsely vegetated with plants such as creosote bushes, mesquite trees and various species of cacti. Opportunities for rockhounding are available, and the entire area around Quartzsite fills up during the annual gem and mineral shows in January and February. Dance floor and ramada for entertainment. Trash services provided, including a dry dump station and a dump station with water. Hunting permitted outside campground boundaries. Dispersed camping areas around the La Posa Long Term Visitor Area include Plomosa Road, Roadrunner, Dome Rock, Hi Jolly, and Scaddan Wash.

Location: Exit Interstate 10 at city of Quartzsite. Take Highway 95 south 2 miles to one of the four visitor contact stations.   Latitude: 34.048928   Longitude: -111.093731

Address: Yuma Field Office
2555 E. Gila Ridge Road
Yuma, AZ  85365
Phone: (928)317-3200

Season: Year Round

Fee: $180.00 for the season or $40 for two weeks

Reservations: no
Blue Box indicates availability  White Box indicates unavailability
 Biking  Fishing  Picnicking
 Boating (Motorized)  Hiking/Backpacking  Scenic Driving
 Boating (Non-motorized)  Horseback Riding  
 Boating (WW)  Hunting  Water Sports
 Camping    Wildlife Viewing
 Caving  Off Highway Vehicles  Winter Sports

Services and Facilities
Blue Box indicates availability  White Box indicates unavailability  An A for Accessible indicates the service or facility is accessible to people with disabilities
 Visitor Center  Group Campgnd  RV Sites
  Exhibits  Campgnd, Primitive  Electric Hookup
 Interpretive Programs  Drinking Water  Dump Station
 Cultural-Historic Sites  Restrooms  Boat Ramp
 Campgnd, Developed  Showers  Marina
 Rental Cabins

Notes: The season runs September- April. A permit is required for camping in the area. No discount for America the Beautiful senior passes.
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