Area Status: Closed
Located in the San Bernardino Mountains forty-five miles from San Bernardino, California, this campground is situated in a pinon-juniper woodland nearby a meadow. There is non-potable water. No drinking water is available at this campground. Amenities include one double pedestal grill, four picnic tables, one group fire ring and vault toilets.
Hiking and biking opportunities are nearby. OHV, (Green Sticker/Red Sticker) opportunities can be found at the Cactus Flats staging area. Green Sticker vehicles or UTV’s are not allowed within the campground. Green sticker vehicles are restricted to Green Sticker routes.
The nearest showers are at Serrano Campground, fifteen miles away. Markets and restaurants can be found in the Big Bear City and the City of Big Bear Lake (eleven miles away). Popular activities include boating, fishing and swimming at Big Bear Lake. Access to Juniper Springs Campground is via a graded dirt road - low clearance vehicles are not recommended. Winter road conditions may prohibit accessibility by vehicle, due to snow.
This group campground accommodates a maximum of 40 people and 8 vehicles. Fire Restrictions vary throughout the year; please call the Big Bear Discovery Center (909) 382-2790 for road conditions, current Fire Restrictions and further information.
At a Glance
||Effective June 29 campfires and charcoal BBQ's are prohibited per current fire restrictions. Propane Stoves and Lanterns okay with a valid California Campfire Permit.
Call NRRS 1-877-444-6777 or www.recreation.gov Reservations can be made as early at 12 months in advance.
||Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
$120 per night, Holiday $130 per night
||05/01/2015 - 10/11/2015
||Campground capacity, maximum of 40 persons and 8 vehicles. Fire restrictions vary throughout the year. Campers MUST call the Big Bear Discovery Center at 909-866-3437 for the latest fire-related information.
||Big Bear City
||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 Highway 38 until you reach Forest Service Road 2N01. Make a right on FS Road 2N01 and proceed 2.2 miles.Turn right just before the junction of 2N04 and 2N01, proceed 0.6 mile and part at the camp. Vehicles with a high clearance is recommended.It is not recommended for trailers.
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.