Plaskett Creek Campground
Campsites nestled among large Monterey Pines. Walking distance to San Dollar Beach and the Willet hiking trail. There are 44 campsites. (2 campsites) are on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Large amounts of Poison Oak may be found on area trails. Please be careful.
In campgrounds and picnic areas, dogs mst be kept on a leash. Dogs must wear a collar with current tags at all times, as state and county laws apply on National Forest System lands.
At a Glance
|Current Conditions:||By reservation. $45/night/www.recreation.gov|
|Operational Hours:||Campground check-in time: 3:00pm, check-out time: 12:00 noon. Quiet Hours: 10:00pm – 6:00am.|
|Reservations:||Reservations: www.recreation.gov or call 1-877-444-6777. Reservations need to be made at least 3 days in advance. This is a popular campground and making reservations several months in advance is recommened.|
|Area Amenities:||Tent camping, Camping trailer, Picnic tables, Toilets, Drinking water, Parking|
|Fees:||$45.00 per night. Sites accommodate 6-8 people and 2 vehicles allowed per site (one vehicle is included in the price of the campsite). Each additional vehicle is $10.00 per night. Bike or walk-in camping fee is $5.00 per person. Interagency Senior and Access Pass entitle pass holder to 50% off camping fees only. Not valid for day use within campground or extra vehicles.|
|Best Season:||fall, winter, spring|
|Restrictions:||14 day maximum stay.|
|Closest Towns:||Nearest store in Lucia. Nearest dump station 40 miles south to San Simeon State Park.|
|Water:||Water Spigots in campground. Camphost does not sell drinking water. Bring your own drinking water|
|Restroom:||Flush toilets, sinks|
|Passes:||Interagency Senior and Access Pass entitle pass holder to 50% off camping fees only. Not valid for day use within campground or extra vehicles.|
|Operated By:||Managed by Parks Management Company for the Forest Service|
|Information Center:||Monterey Ranger District Office (831) 385-5434 ext 0|
Take Highway 1, 35 miles North of San Simeon State Park. Campground is just off Highway 1 on the inland side of the highway and 60 miles south of Carmel.
Map showing recreational areas. Map Information
Hiking, fishing, scenic viewing, and beach access.
|No. of Sites||44|
|Reservation Info||Reservations: 86% of campsites are now on the reservation system (38 sites) www.recreation.gov or you can call 1-877-444-6777.|
|Fire Information||Campground host sells firewood. For current fire restrictions, contact the Monterey Ranger District Office at (831) 385-5434 or www.fs.usda.gov/lpnf|
|Toilets:||Flush toilets, sinks in bathrooms|
|Drinking water:||Spigots in campground|