Oakwilde Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

1800-foot elevation. 5 hike-in campsites. 2 hitching rails. Stream water (treat before using). However, water flow may be low or non-existent due to reduced rainfall. Campsites are first come - first served. Interagency Pass or Adventure Pass required for vehicles parked at Switzer Picnic Area. Caution: Be alert for high water in the rainy season. Call (818) 899-1900, ext. 221 for current conditions and additional information.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Closed
Usage: Light
Water: Stream
Restroom: Vault Toilet (2)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


Location: From Interstate 210 in La Canada, exit Angeles Crest Hwy. (Hwy.2) and drive 9.5 miles north to Switzer's Picnic Area and hike down the trail 3 miles. Or exit Windsor/Arroyo off ramp in La Canada and go north to the intersection of Ventura St. Hike in from gated fire road 5 miles to Oakwilde.

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Campground Camping

No. of Sites 5 single site(s)
Reservation Info Not reservable
No. of Accessible sites None

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