Bandido Group Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

Bandido Campground

The campground is located at an elevation of 5,700 feet amid Jeffrey Pines and scrub oak, and will accomodate groups as large as 150 campers. The fee ranges from $24 - $300 per night depending on the number of areas reserved. Area #1 is $24 per night and can accomodate up to 12 campers. Area #2 is $120 per night and can accomodate up to 60 campers. Area #3 is $60 per night and can accomodate up to 30 campers. Area #4 has a capacity of 18 campers and is $36 per night. Area #5 is $60 per night and can accomodate up to 30 campers. Maximum RV length is 40 feet. There is currently no piped water available at Bandido Group Campground. Please bring enough water for cooking, cleaning, drinking, and extinguishing campfires. Be Bear Aware. 

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Please visit for reservation information. There isn't any piped water available. Please bring your own water.
Operational Hours:  Open seasonally from April 1 - November 15
Reservations: This site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) or online at
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Parking
Open Season: Spring - Fall
Usage: Heavy
Busiest Season: Summer
Restrictions: Quiet hours are 10:00 pm - 6:00 am. No commercial type generators, lights, live bands, loud or amplified music or equipment allowed. Check out time is 11:00 am, Check in time is 2 pm. Pets must be confined or on a leash. 
Water: No Water Available
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


From US 210 in La Canada, go 28 miles north on CA 2, then 2 miles west on the Santa Clara Divide Road (3N17).

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