Spruce Grove Trail Camp (Hike-in Campground)

Area Status: Temporarily Closed

TEMPORARILY CLOSED due to the Bobcat Fire

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General Camping Info: Find helpful guidance and tips for an enjoyable trip to the forest!

Know Fire & Other Restrictions Before You Go!: These conditions can affect your entire trip. For example, Extreme and Critical fire use restrictions mean no campfires and no portable cooking systems/stoves. Bring cold food and no S'mores. 

Be Bear Aware!: Bear safety is critical, for the safety of your group and/or you, as well as our bears. Help keep bears wild by following these tips. 

Overview of Site: 

Elevation: 3100-foot elevation

Amenities: 7 hike-in campsites, picnic tables and klamath stoves, vault 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


At a Glance

Current Conditions: Temporarily closed due to the Bobcat Fire.
Operational Hours: Year-round
Reservations: Campsites are first-come - first-served. Reserving or holding sites not allowed.
Area Amenities: Tent camping, Picnic tables, Toilets
Permit Info: California Campfire Permit required.
Open Season: Year-round
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: See current fire restrictions. 
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. For more office info, visit Information & Pass Sales.

General Information


Location: From I-210 in Arcadia, exit at Santa Anita Ave. and go north 6 miles to the Chantry Flat Picnic Area. Hike in approximately 4 miles.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

No. of Sites 7 single site(s)
Reservation Info Not reservable
No. of Accessible sites None


Recreation Areas

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