• cell phone service - a cellular signal booster allows for cell phone service from most providers   
  • multi-media system - an overhead projector, large screen, and surround sound systsem easily supports technology for presentations, movies, and a variety of multi-media productions
  • wireless internet - free WiFi makes it easy to stay in touch with family and friends, check in at  work, or access Skype for individual communication or teleconferencing


  • nearby lakes & rivers - Bear Canyon Dam, Lake Roberts, Mimbres and Gila Rivers
  • hunting - easy access to public lands & hunting sections for licensed hunters

    ​SPECIAL NOTE: Camp Thunderbird promotes only legal and ethical hunting and fishing.


  • professional Bingo equipment 
  • sports equipment - volleyball, basketball, football, soccer, badminton
  • assorted board games

Grounds & Location:

  • bird watching - watch a variety of different bird species in their natural habitats
  • star gazing - big open skies free from light pollution are perfect for star gazing and astronomy
  • biking - winding country roads are great for biking enthusiasts


  • walking trail - a nearly mile-long walking trail encircles the camp 
  • hiking and horseback riding to & from camp - property is adjacent to Gila National Forest with easy access to trails of various distances from the camp grounds
  • nearby designated hiking - many marked hiking trails on nearby forest service land

RV Hook-Ups:

  • electrical outlets near the lodge and cabins support our RV guests
  • convenient dump station
  • water available upon request

Extra Features


Group Camp and Retreat Center