Hoegees Trail Camp

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

Closed due to the Bobcat Fire

Elevation: 2500-Foot Elevation

Amenities: 13 Hike-in campsites- picnic tables and campfire rings/klamath stoves, no toilets, no trash receptacles, no piped water available. Seasonal stream water (treat before using). However, water flow may be low or non-existent due to reduced rainfall. Please bring enough water for cooking, cleaning, drinking, and extinguishing campfires. Pack In-Pack Out.

Hiking: Access to the Upper Winter Creek Trail and the Gabrielino National Recreation Trail.  


Hoegees Trail Camp can be found by starting at the Chantry Flat Picnic Area and hiking along the Winter Creek Trail. The 2.2 mile shaded hike offers a wonderful view of lush pines, oaks, and other vegetation. Once you make it to Hoegee's, you'll have the option to continue onto the Upper Winter Creek trail for a 4.85 miles loop with 1,000 feet of elevation gain. Another option is to connect to the Gabrielino Trail and continue on to Mt. Wilson. 

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Closed due to the Bobcat Fire.
Operational Hours: Year round.
Reservations: First come - First Served campsites. Reserving or holding of sites not allowed.
Fees Adventure Pass/America the Beautiful Pass Required.
Permit Info: California Campfire Permit Required.
Open Season: Year-round
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Fire Restrictions are in effect. All fires must be put completely out each night and before you leave the area.
Water: Stream
Restroom: Pit Toilet
Passes: Adventure Pass/America the Beautiful Pass Required.
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Please call the LA Gateway District Office at (818) 482-8937 for current conditions and additional information.

General Information

Directions:

From Interstate 210 in Arcadia, exit at Santa Anita Ave. and go north 6 miles to the Chantry Flat Picnic Area. Hike in approximately 2 miles, via the Upper Winter Creek Trail.


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Campground Camping

No. of Sites 14 single site(s)
Reservation Info Not reservable
No. of Accessible sites None

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
34.207777

  Longitude : 
-118.033333

  Elevation : 
2500

 



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