Buckhorn Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Buckhorn Campground Sign

6,300-foot elevation. 38 campsites among tall pines and cedars. The Burkhart Trail begins here and connects to a vast network of National Recreation Trails , including the High Desert NRT, the Pacific Crest NRT, and the Silver Moccasin NRT.  Maximum RV length 18 feet. Be Aware of Bear Activity. Campground fee is $12 per night, 2 vehicles and 8 people maximum per campsite. Sites are first-come, first-serve.

At a Glance

Reservations: This campground is first come-first serve. No reservations are taken.
Area Amenities: Accessible,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees  $12 per night/per site
Open Season: Open season for camping in the high-country campgrounds may vary due to weather conditions.
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: 1) FEES ARE DUE WITHIN 30 MINUTES UPON OCCUPYING CAMP SITE.  2) OCCUPANCY IS ON A FIRST-COME, FIRST-SERVED BASIS.  3) CAMPSITES MUST BE OCCUPIED THE FIRST 24 HOURS.  4) RESERVING OF CAMPSITES IS NOT ALLOWED.  5) 8 PEOPLE, 2 VEHICLES MAXIMUM PER CAMPSITE. 6) QUIET HOURS ARE 10:00 PM – 6:00 AM.  7)  CHECK OUT TIME IS 11:00 A.M.  8)  PETS MUST BE CONFINED OR ON A LEASH.
Water: Piped Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Passes: Adventure & Interagency Passes are not accepted in-lieu of the $12 fee.  Interagency Senior and Access Passes entitle the cardholder to 1/2 price on the camping fee.
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions:

From Interstate 210 in the city of La Canada, exit at Angeles Crest Highway (Hwy 2) and drive northeast for 36 miles.


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Campground Camping

Reservation Info Not reservable
No. of Sites 38 single site(s)
No. of Accessible sites 3

Amenities

Camping trailer 18 feet maximum
Toilets
Accessible 3 ADA sites
Picnic tables
Parking
Tent camping
Drinking water
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
34.346691

  Longitude : 
-117.912784

  Elevation : 
6300 feet