Area Status: Closed
This group campground is located in a pine forest within the Sand to Snow National Monument. The camping area can accommodate a maximum of 25 persons and 10 vehicles. There are 3 historic cabins on the grounds (cabins have walls/roof, but no doors/windows. Amenities include picnic tables, trash cans, 1 group fire ring and 1 vault toilet. Firewood is available at Heart Bar Family Campground. When driving Forest Service fire/dirt roads, caution should be taken for uneven road surfaces, rocks and dips, high clearance vehicles are recommended.
At a Glance
||Closed for the 2016 season due to the Lake Fire.
||Call NRRS 1-877-444-6777 or www.recreation.gov Reservations can be made as early as 12 months or as late as 24 hours in advance.
||Tent camping,Picnic tables,Toilets,Parking
||$ 100 per night, Holiday $110 per night.
||Reservations must be made at least 3 days in advance. This campground requires a 2 day minimum stay on the weekends and a 3 day minimum stay on holiday weekends. Limited parking. No fireworks or firearms discharged at campground. All pets must be leashed.
||California Land Management
||Big Bear Discovery Center 909-382-2790
Take I-10 East to Redlands. Take the University Street exit, EXIT 80. Turn left (northbound) on University Street. Turn right onto E. Lugonia Avenue/SR-38. Continue on State Highway 38. From the Mill Creek Work Station go approximately 24.7 miles to Forest Service Road 1N02. Make a right on 1N02, follow the signs to Coon Creek Campground, for approximately 6 miles.
Reservations can be placed as late as 24 hours in advance based upon availability. For example, reservations could be made on a Thursday before 2pm, for a Friday 2pm check in, if there is availability.