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Summer is here, and that means gathering up your gear and heading to your favorite camping spot. Or get adventurous and explore Peoria, Arizona, and its hidden gems to find a new secret hideaway. Check out these four nearby camping spots to pitch a tent and roast marshmallows near you.

Desert Tortoise Campground

Desert Tortoise Campground offers beautiful lakeside camping for tents and camper vehicles. Spend some time under the sun, soaking up its rays as you swim or kayak the lake. Barbecue grills and fire rings are provided, so don’t forget the hot dogs and marshmallows!

Black Canyon Campground

At Black Canyon Campground, you can find RV camping along with seasonal primitive tent camping. And if you’re looking for something comfortable but rustic, rent one of their air-conditioned cabins – fully outfitted with everything you need for the perfect camping getaway. 

Roadrunner Campground

This large campground boasts 71 sites for RV and primitive camping. Roadrunner Campground also offers boat-in camping so you can pull your trailer right up to your spot. Get ready for endless fun at this retreat when you can access the lake right by your camping site.

Riverside Campground

If you’re looking for stunning views while you camp, look no further. Riverside Campground has breathtaking views of Bartlett Dam and you can enjoy it all year long. Whether you’re an avid fisherman or you just can’t get enough of the beauty, this is the perfect spot for you.

Can’t get enough of the outdoors? Check out the Olympus Ocio Plaza Del Rio blogs for even more adventures near you.