Upon arrival to the venue, a friendly Epic Rides crew member will greet you, recite a few old west poems often shared around a poker table and offer clear, concise directions to the camping area.
Venue campsite is located at the Pinetop Lakes Activity Center & Stables (5475 Buck Springs Road). Please keep in mind that PLAC&S is not a campground. It is an activity center with stables. Please keep dogs leashed, and accompany children when visiting the horses. Restrooms and trash receptacles will be provided, but no showers or other facilities are available on-site.
|Vehicles less than 20′ in length (tent/car campers)||$18 per vehicle|
|Vehicles 20’+ in length||$60 per vehicle|
Keep in mind that the campsite is family-friendly…please be conscious of the quiet hours.
- Price includes all passengers in the vehicle for entire weekend
- Check-in after Friday, October 1, 12p
- Check-out before Sunday, October 3, 12p
- All pets must be leashed
- Quiet hours are from 10p – 6a
- No campfires allowed (There will be a communal bonfire near the amphitheater)
- Conveniently close to start/finish area, the amphitheater with live music on Saturday, restrooms, water, and trash receptacles.
Due to limited space, camping will first be available to volunteers and registered participants.
Below is a list of venues that will except daily RV reservations. You can find a list of other campgrounds here.
A Path to Happy Camping in PLAC&S
No campfires allowed (There will be a communal bonfire near the amphitheater)
Bring lots of water. Epic Rides will provide some –but please consider our stash as a backup. You should pack as if you were going camping in a primitive environment (because you are). Bring a few gallons/person for the weekend and you’ll be set.
Venue Details Observed. Restrooms and trash receptacles will be provided. All other creature comforts are up to you, amigos.
Food & Restaurant Info
We will have on-site coffee and food vendors (to be announced in late summer)… They’ll be open Noon – 8p Friday and 6a – 5p Saturday.
Pinetop-Lakeside – Restaurant Directory
Post Ride Dinner: Downtown Pinetop-Lakeside is roughly 2.5 miles from the venue. With long standing great restaurants, there are reward worthy dishes after good day in the saddle.
Lodging & Accommodations
Review a complete list of Pinetop-Lakeside accommodations here.
Epic Rides recommends lodging at the Buck Springs Resort. Located less than 1 Mile from the venue, enjoy fully furnished one-bedroom cottages or three-bedroom townhouses with full kitchens and wood-burning fireplaces.
Mention you are riding with Tour of the White Mountains and receive 10% off your stay at the Buck Springs Resort!
Round House Resort (Premier Vacation Club) .3 Miles from venue
5829 Buck Springs Rd., Pinetop
Worldmark 1.5 Miles from venue
2000 S WorldMark Dr., Pinetop
Quality Hill Resort Villas 1.5 Miles from venue
3753 Crown Dancer Dr., Pinetop
Timberlodge Inn Pinetop 3.3 Miles from venue
1078 E. White Mountain Blvd., Pinetop
Green Tree Inn & Suites 4.0 Miles from venue
431 E. White Mountain Blvd., Pinetop
Best Western Inn of Pinetop 4.0 Miles from venue
404 E White Mountain Blvd., Pinetop