Area Status: Temporarily Closed

Trail Views

The El Prado Group Campground breaks down into five individual group sites - Big Sage, Buckwheat, Manzanita, Whitehorn, and Yerba Santa, each with varying capacity and amenities. All sites connect to the Big Laguna Trail System which offer a multitude of lengths and difficulties (this includes The Sunset Trail, The PCT and Big Laguna)

At a Glance

Current Conditions: The Campground parking lot along with Desert View Road and Storm Canyon will be closed from 10/26/2023-1/3/2023 for maintenance.
Reservations: Toll Free 1-877-444-6777(International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) on-line at
  • A reservation charge is added to the price of the site.
  • Fee varies with site
Open Season: Memorial Day Weekend - Columbus Day Weekend
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Pine Valley, CA
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Flush Toilet (1), Vault Toilet (7)
Operated By: Forest Service

Recreation Map

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