Gould Mesa Trail Camp

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Gould Mesa Trail Camp is a hike-in campground located 2 miles from Ventura Street on the Gabrielino Trail. Being only a few miles away La Canada-Flintridge, it offers a quick-respite for the weary hiker. Those choosing to start in Altadena near the Jet Propulsion Laboratories will walk through riparian groves along a tranquil steam surrounded by steep ridges. The trek to Gould Mesa Trail Camp is 5.1 miles round trip with 300 feet of elevation change. 

At a Glance

Current Conditions: First come - first served basis. Fire rings provided. Requires CA campfire permit for use of backpack stove or equivalent heating device.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Picnic tables,Toilets
Open Season: Year-round
Usage: Heavy
Water: Stream
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions:

Location: Accessible by the Gabrielino National Recreation Trail. From Interstate 210 WEST in La Canada, take Windsor Ave. Turn right on Windsor to Ventura St. and park. Take the Gabrielino Trail 2 miles to the campground. OR from Interstate 210 exit at the Angeles Crest Highway (Hwy. 2) and head north about 2 miles. Park on the right before you enter the forest and hike the dirt road 1 mile past the power substation to the campground.


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Location

 
  Latitude : 
34.222073

  Longitude : 
-118.178470

 

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