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Squaw Lake Campground and Boat Launch, AZ

Bureau of Land Management

Overview

Squaw Lake Campground and Boat Launch are located on the backwaters of the Colorado River directly above Imperial Dam. The site contains RV and tent camping sites, a boat launch, and a day use area for all kinds of outdoor adventure. There are fees for day-use and overnight use. Visitors must pay daily fees at self-registration fee pipes located at the site or at the BLM Yuma Field Office. Annual permits are available for purchase at the Yuma Field Office. Camping use is limited to 14 days in any 28-day period. There are no lifeguards on duty. Legal boat speed in Squaw Lake is 5 mph, no wake. No wake zone ends at Colorado River. In addition to existing rules and regulations, there are supplemental rules which are used to help manage this campground.

Recreational Activities:

  • BOATING
  • CAMPING
  • FISHING
  • HIKING
  • HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE
  • PICNICKING
  • WATER SPORTS
  • WILDLIFE VIEWING

Address:

Yuma Field Office
2555 Gila Ridge Rd.
Yuma,AZ,85365
Phone: (928) 317-3200
Email: BLM_AZ_YFOWEB@blm.gov

Directions:

Use Interstate 8 to Yuma, AZ. Take the 4th Avenue exit to Imperial County Road S-24. Go north approximately 22 miles to Senator Wash Road. Turn left onto Senator Wash Road and follow signs 4 miles to Squaw Lake.

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