Cooper Canyon Trail Camp

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

6300-foot elevation. 5 hike-in group campsites. Seasonal stream water (treat before using). However, water flow may be low or non-existent due to reduced rainfall/snowfall. Campsites are first come - first served. Campfire Permit is required, and may be obtained online or at any Forest Service office. Interagency Pass or Adventure Pass required for vehicles parked at Burkhart trailhead.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: First come - first served basis. Requires CA campfire permit for use of backpack stove or equivalent heating device.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Open Season: Year Round
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Water: Stream water- treat before using
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


Location: From Interstate 210 in La Canada, exit onto the  Angeles Crest Highway (HWY 2) and drive northeast for approximately 33 miles to Cloudburst Summit. Park in the clearing to the left (north) of the highway and follow either the fire road (1.75 miles) or the Pacific Crest Trail (2.5 miles) down to Cooper Canyon Trail Camp.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Camping & Cabins

Show detail SHOW


Hide detail HIDE



Picnic tables
Drinking water Seasonal streams only
Toilets Single SST vault toilet
Parking Parking at Cloudburst Summit and Burkhart Trailhead
Tent camping
Areas & Activities



  Latitude : 

  Longitude : 


Know Before You Go!

Know Before You Go!

Logo: Buy It Where You Burn It

Be aware that firewood can harbor insects and diseases; transporting it can move these pests to new locations.