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Painted Rock Petroglyph Site

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Rocky Point Rd, Gila Bend, AZ
+1 623-580-5500
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You Will Feel it When you Arrive!

This is hallowed ground. This is history. This is beauty. And you can feel the energy all... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Paradise K
Knoxville, Tennessee
back to nature

not a full day trip but more of a day filler unless your realy in to rocks with ancient writing and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Pocatello, Idaho
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Rocky Point Rd, Gila Bend, AZ
+1 623-580-5500
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is hallowed ground. This is history. This is beauty. And you can feel the energy all through your body. I wish I could have stayed for hours to meditate and vegetate and maybe camp overnight. I was awe struck as I walked up to...More

Thank Paradise K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

not a full day trip but more of a day filler unless your realy in to rocks with ancient writing and stranger non confirmed meanings

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

First, the weather is wonderful this time of year (early November), with highs around 80 and lows around 60. Camped here in a travel trailer for 3 days and really enjoyed it! It is, however, desert. A desert fox visited the campsite last night, which...More

Thank Eileen D
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We took a overnight night trip here in our RV. Camping is allowed nearby. There is a pathway to walk around and up a small hill to see the many rocks that an ancient Indian tribe. The painted rocks are interesting and its interesting to...More

Thank David Swearengi... S
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Visit this place in the Arizona desert, as people have been doing for thousands of years. It also has a camping area.

Thank Cropduster2153
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Super easy access only about 20 mins right off the interstate. We were traveling from Tucson to San Diego and this was a great little mid way stop and stretch. Really cool Petroglyphs and nice short little walk around the rock pile with the etchings....More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent little place in the middle of nowhere. Good clean toilets and lots of history in the rocks. 2 dollar honesty box. Well worth it but watch out for the wildlife of course. Follow marked path around rocks to see large collection of ancient art.

1  Thank geoffbye
Reviewed 21 July 2017

It is a quick trip for a midday stop. But the volcanic canvases are worth seeing. The site has primitive restroom facilities and covered picnic tables. There is no running water here. One of the side perks of this destination are the camp sites. But...More

Thank J R
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We came across the sign for this site unexpectedly, turned off onto a country road and found it easily in seemingly the middle of nowhere. There is a turnoff into a small parking area and a box (with an honour system) asking for a small...More

Thank bryonia2015
Reviewed 2 July 2017

I was the only person there, no big deal. BUT it was so hot and windy. I probably will go back and spend more time a different time of the year. I'm glad it was open though

1  Thank aaunge
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10 July 2015|
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Response from GSUEllice | Reviewed this property |
Maybe 30-45 West.
Ken B
22 January 2015|
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Response from Eileen D | Reviewed this property |
Pets are allowed; check rules...