Facility Information

Facilities available at Cattail Cove State Park. This park is participating in a pilot program called Long Term Camping, read details below.

 Ranger Station

The Cattail Cove Ranger Station is open from 8 am - 4 pm and includes a small gift shop.


Two handicap accessible restrooms buildings are located in the campgrounds.

 Gift Shop

Located in the Ranger Station, the gift shop's hours are 8 am - 4 pm. The gift shop has books on hiking, birds, plants, trees and other interesting subjects. We have a children’s section with books and t-shirts. We also carry Cattail Cove t-shirts, polo’s and baseball caps.

 Dump Station

Dump Station is available to registered campers. Or $15.00 for non-campers.


Showers are available year-round in the 2 restrooms buildings.

 Picnic Areas/Shelters

Enjoy a picnic in a Ramada on a beautiful, sandy beach front.

 Non-Motorized Watercraft

Non-motorized watercraft may launch at the boat ramp.

 Wildlife Viewing

Birds include loons, ducks, Gambel's Quail, hummingbirds and vultures. You may also see rabbits, coyotes, bighorn sheep, raccoons, bobcat and snakes.

Park Rules

  • Campsite reservations for the park can be made online 24/7  or during business hours contact the Reservation Call Center at (520) 586-2283.
  • Quiet hours are strictly enforced from 10 pm to 6 am. No music from 10 pm until 8 am. No loud music allowed at any time.
  • Campsite limit: 8 people per site.
  • Limit of two vehicles allowed per campsite. If second vehicle is not registered to you, it must pay the required fees.
  • Pets are not allowed on developed beaches. Keep your pet on a 6 ft. leash and attended to at all time.
  • Please pick up after your pet. Pet run and Doggie beach are available.
  • Do not hang rope, wire, or cords, etc. to any trees.
  • All fires must be contained in provided fire rings.
  • Checkout time is Noon. Check-in time is 2 pm.
  • Vehicles arriving prior to 6 am (Arizona Time) must pay for the previous night.
  • Drive only on designated roads.
  • Swim only in designated areas.
  • Glass containers are not allowed on the beaches.
  • Possessing or igniting fireworks is illegal in Arizona State Parks.
  • The use of firearms and weapons is prohibited.
  • Littering is unlawful.

Agency Rules & Regulations