Picacho / Tucson NW KOA

Relax and unwind at our Sonoran Desert Oasis, now open year-round

Get out of the city and come visit us! Tall, shady trees and sprawling cactus gardens make this campground a unique desert hideaway. Situated halfway between Tucson and Phoenix, this is the perfect stop-over for Travelers. Pull-thru sites up to 140-feet-long are truly Big Rig Friendly! Cozy Couples' Cabin sleeps 2, fresh linens included. Tent sites are perfect for the intrepid camper. Out here, stunning pink and orange sunsets turn to brilliant star-studded skies.

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Campground Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 140' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Pool (Open Year-Round)
  • Propane ($)
  • Firewood ($)
  • Dog Park
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Ways to Stay

Campground Recreation

This month's (March) activities include wine tastings, weekly bingo, a potluck, an ice-cream social, and a fire-side hot dog and marshmallow roast!

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KOA Journey

KOA Journey Campgrounds

KOA Journey campgrounds are the perfect oases after a day on the road. Whether it’s along the way or a quick getaway, they’ve got you covered. Located near the highways and byways of North America with long Pull-thru RV Sites, they deliver convenience to the traveling camper. Pull in, ease back and take a load off.

KOA Journeys Feature:

  • Pull-through RV Sites with 50-amp service
  • Premium Tent Sites
  • Well lit after hours check-in service

Latest Hot Deal

VKR Appreciation Weekend

VKR Appreciation Weekend Photo WHEN: September 13-14, 2019

WHAT: Value Kard Rewards members stay as a paying guest on Friday, September 13 at any participating KOA campground and get Saturday, September 14 for FREE.

WHY: VKR Appreciation Weekend is designed exclusively for Value Kard Rewards members to say thanks for your loyalty and for trusting your camping memories to us. On this late-summer weekend, we gather to celebrate friends, family and fun in the great outdoors we all adore.

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Check out the website: www.roostercogburn.com

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Arizona Sonoro Desert Museum

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Old Tucson Studios

Old Tucson is a working film location and western theme park. The t.v. show High Chaparral was filmed here. Lots of fun.

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