Oak Flat Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Elevation: 2800-Foot Elevation

Amenities: 20 Campsites- picnic tables and campfire rings, vault toilets. No piped water. There is currently no piped water available. Please bring enough water for cooking, cleaning, drinking, and extinguishing campfires. 

Fees: Camping - Adventure Pass/America the Beautiful Pass Required. Campsites are first come-first served. No reserving or holding of campsites allowed. 

          Day use - Adventure Pass/America the Beautiful Pass Required.

Hiking: A short walk to the trail behind the fire station leads to local Whitaker Peak.

RV’s: Maximum RV length is 22' - No hookups.

Oak Flat Campground is located on the north west side of the forest in a mediterranean type climate with easy access off the I-5 freeway. With 20 campsites, grab the family and spend the weekend roasting marshmallows around the campfire, go on a hike to Whitaker Peak, or hop in your vehicle for a short drive to the cool waters of Piru Creek at Frenchmens Flat. 

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Year round.
Reservations: Campsites are first come - first served. Reserving or holding of sites not allowed. 
Fees Adventure Pass Required $5/day or $30/year. Interagency Passes also accepted. 
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.
Restroom: Vault Toilet (3)
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 Castaic, drive 6 miles north on Interstate 5. Turn left on Templin Highway and go under the freeway. Drive northwest for 3 miles to campground.

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