La Panza Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Ohv Rider 3

Nestled in large grove of oaks. Close proximity to off-highway vehicle opportunities and access to Machesna Mountain Wilderness. Recreational vehicles no longer than 16 feet.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Very hot and dry in the summer. May close in the winter due to wet weather. Check with the Santa Lucia Ranger District Office, 805-925-9538
Operational Hours: Quiet Hours: 10:00pm – 6:00am
Reservations: None
Fees Adventure Pass ($5/day or $30/year), or Annual Interagency Pass, Senior Interagency Pass, or Interagency Access Pass.
 
Permit Info: Adventure Pass ($5/day or $30/year), or Annual Interagency Pass, Senior Interagency Pass, or Interagency Access Pass.
Best Season: spring, fall
Restrictions: Pack out all trash. 14 day stay limit.
Closest Towns: Santa Margarita, Atascadero
Water: None
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Santa Lucia Ranger District
1616 No. Carlotti Drive
Santa Maria, CA 93454
 

General Information

Directions: From Santa Margarita: Hwy 58, 3 miles east, Pozo Rd. approximately 26 miles east, Forest road 29S18, 1.5 miles east. Alternate route: Hwy 58, 26 miles east, Navajo Rd. 3 miles south, Pozo Rd. .5 miles east.

Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Hunting, horseback riding, off-highway vehicle opportunities, hiking/backpacking access to the Machesna Mountain Wilderness

Reservation Info None
Fire Information For current fire restrictions, contact the Santa Lucia Ranger District at (805) 925-9538 or visit www.fs.usda.gov/lpnf
No. of Sites 15