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Open Year-round
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Reservations possible?
Yes
RV Hookups
No
Potable water
Yes
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Though it is not in Grand Canyon National Park, Ten-X is a terrific base camp for any adventures on the canyon's South Rim because it is located only 4 miles from the park entrance. Among the tall pines here in Kaibab National Forest you'll find a bit less bustle than within the national park, though this campground remains fairly busy throughout the open season from May to October.

A good choice for more than its proximity to the park, however, Ten-X is a pleasant setting with good accommodations. Sites are spacious, and each includes a picnic table, fire ring, and grill. Water faucets and toilets are spaced throughout the campground. All sites have parking for two vehicles, and pull-through parking sites can fit three vehicles or one RV up to 35 feet long. There are no hookups, showers, laundry, or dump station facilities.

A paved nature trail begins in the campground and meanders through the forest, providing a nice way to spend time with the family or walking the dog. Pets are allowed but must be on a leash at all times and never left unattended.

Most sites are first-come, first-served and non-reservable, so it's best to arrive early. Some sites can be reserved online at Recreation.gov, but you must book far in advance. If all sites are full, you can try your luck finding a site at Desert View Campground inside the national park. You can also find a spot to stay at-large in the surrounding national forest if you are prepared to camp with no amenities, minimize your impact, and pack out all your own waste.

Logistics + Planning

Preferable season(s)

Spring
Summer
Fall

Parking Pass

Not Required

Pros

Shady forest. Spacious campsites. Dogs allowed.

Cons

Campground can fill up. Reservations not available.

Pets allowed

Yes

Managed by

Forest Service

Reservation phone number

87744467

Address

Unnamed Road
Grand Canyon Village, AZ 86023
United States

Features

ADA accessible
Flushing toilets
Vault toilet
Potable water
Picnic tables

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Location

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Nearby Adventures

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