Warning: At the time of writing this instruction, directions to Needle Rock in Google Maps takes users on a nearly impassable dirt road. The actual directions to the Needle Rock event site is 100% paved. No travel on dirt roads is required. You should follow the directions listed below.
Located less than an hour from Central Phoenix, our Needle Rock event site, with rugged terrain and cliffs along the Verde River, includes spectacular scenery. If you haven't visited the Needle Rock area before, we hope you'll join us for some navigation fun in the foothills near Phoenix.
There are two event headquarters for Needle Rock events; the Camp Creek Parking Area and the Needle Rock Recreation Site. The two sites are less than a kilometer apart. The event writeup indicates which site is used as the headquarters for the event.