HOME BASE DESTINATION Welcome to Aravada Springs Campground 

An oasis in the desert

THINGS TO DO ON SITE Explore Aravada


“What a fun experience!”

The ranch has a long and rich heritage. Our hosts were quite welcoming and accommodating. Plenty of shady spots and the pond was so refreshing after a day of exploring the Gold Butte area. So many places to explore and experience around the ranch and nearby. The road getting there has some rough spots but this little oasis in the desert is worth the drive.

Don Peters

Swim in our freshwater pond

What better way could there be to cool down after an adventure than by taking a quick dip in the pond, trying your skill on our rope swing, or just sitting by the pond and reading a good book? With a spring-fed pond surrounded by shady willow and cottonwood trees, the ranch is an oasis where


Cabin Rentals

Spacious and private cabins with everything you need for a stress free destination. Plan the ultimate escape to build family memories.


Tipi or Tepee Rentals

Unique tipi (or tepee) rentals with local indian writing art offer fun camping experience for your family


RV Site Rentals

Dry Camping 1 (water access, no sewer or electrical hookups)


Enjoy stargazing our clear western skies

Far from sources of light and air pollution, our desert environment, remote location, and higher altitude combine to create near-perfect stargazing conditions.


Go on a day hike

Experience the rugged beauty of the area by hiking and rock climbing in Little Finland, Whitney Pockets, Billy Goat Peak, and more—with a variety of terrain to match virtually all ages and abilities.

Exploration Ride our ATV trails

Aravada Springs offers access to more than 1000 miles of desert roads and ATV-friendly trails that wind through the rugged, unparalleled beauty of the Gold Butte and the Grand Canyon Parashant National Monuments.

about About Aravada

Family Reunions, Youth/Adult Camps, Group Gatherings, Day Passes, Business retreats, Weddings, Lodging: Dry camping, Cabin, Showers, Restrooms, Swim/outdoor movie, limited WIFI Access, Orchards, Star Gazing/Telescope.

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Come stay in one of our authentic Gold Butte petroglyph inspired Tipis.
These are sixteen feet diameter Tipis that comfortably sleeps 4, with an interior fire pit to keep you warm (wood not included). You will need to bring your own bedding.








Months of camping

Deals Super Mega Deals

Come stay in one of our authentic Gold Butte petroglyph inspired Tipis (or Tepees), or Miner's tents. You can also select the Bunk House, or one of our Deluxe Cabins.

Deluxe Cabins
Deluxe Cabins
Dry Camping
Dry Camping

GROUPS AND RESERVATIONS A place to connect with others, create and restore memories and rejuvenate.

Aravada Springs is the perfect Group Camping Destination that’s sure to delight groups of all sizes. We have everything you need to make the most memorable experience possible.


services Groups and Reservations

A place to connect with others, create and restore memories and rejuvenate.

ATV Groups




testimonials What People Say About Us!

Great for family gatherings, hiking, off-roading, campfires, cooking, and everything in between.