Mt. Lowe Trail Camp (Hike-in Campground)
PLEASE CHECK ALERTS & NOTICES FOR ANY URGENT UPDATES.
(Maintenance/cleaning of sites is sporadic due to debris on road.)
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:
This site is at 4,500-foot elevation. Five hike-in campsites. One hitching rail for horses. No water. Please bring enough water for cooking, cleaning, drinking, and extinguishing campfires. Pack it in - Pack it out!
Campsites are first-come - first-served.
From Interstate 210 in Pasadena, exit Lake Ave. and go north to Loma Alta Dr. Turn west (left) on Loma Alta and drive to Chaney Trail Drive (flashing yellow light). From locked gate (at 2N50.2) hike 4-5 miles on road to the trail camp.
Map showing recreational areas. Map Information
|No. of Sites||5 single site(s)|
|Reservation Info||Not reservable|
|No. of Accessible sites||0|
Alerts & Warnings
- NEW! Office Updates - Need Info or Passes?
- UPDATED! Forest Service Road Closures
- Additional Damage to Roads/Trails Due to Tropical Storm Hilary
- Fire Danger: HIGH
- Temporary Closures (Bobcat Fire)
- Advisory: Safety by Waterfalls / Streams / Creeks
- Driving to the Forest?
- Advisory: Hiking at High Elevations
- Planning to Camp? (Stay Limits & Dispersed Camping Restrictions)