Kirk Creek Campground
Located on open bluff, 100 feet above sea level. Spectacular views! Recreational Vehicles no longer than 30 feet. There are 40 campsites. (2) campsites are on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Reservations are available through Recreation.gov or you can call 1-877-444-6777.
Camp hosts occasionally has drinking water available and firewood. It is best to bring all of your own water.
At a Glance
|Operational Hours:||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 3 or more days in advance. This is a very popular campground and making reservations well in advance is recommended.|
|Area Amenities:||Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Parking|
|Fees:||$35.00 per night, per site. Sites accommodate 6-8 people and 2 vehicles allowed per site. Interagency Senior Pass or Access Pass entitles pass holder to 50% discount on camping fee only. Not valid for extra vehicles or day use within campground. Extra vehicle charge of $10.00 per night based on facility rules and regulations and availability Bicycle or walk-in tent camping is $5 per night. Firewood and water can be purchased from camphost available.|
|Best Season:||fall, winter, spring, summer|
|Restrictions:||14 day maximum stay.|
|Closest Towns:||Nearest store in Lucia. Nearest dump station 40 miles south to San Simeon State Park.|
|Passes:||50% off camping price when the Interagency Senior or Access pass is presented to the camphost at the campground or used when making a reservation.|
|Operated By:||Managed by Parks Management Company for the Forest Service|
|Information Center:||Monterey Ranger District Office 831-242-0619|
Take Highway 1, 80 miles North of San Luis Obispo or 35 miles south of the community of Big Sur.
Extra vehicle parking is $10/night.
Policy on Pet Dogs
Always keep your dog leashed, except when inside a vehicle, tent, dog crate, or portable kennel. Do not allow your dog to wander freely.
While on a trail or in and around campgrounds and picnic areas, dogs must be kept on a leash (unless caged or crated) no longer than six feet.
Dogs must wear a collar with current tags at all times, as state and county laws apply on National Forest System lands.
Map showing recreational areas. Map Information
Hiking, fishing, beach access.
|No. of Sites||40|
|Reservation Info||33 sites are available to reserve through www.recreation.gov or call 1-877-444-6777.|
|Current Conditions:||Campground host sells firewood.|
|Parking:||$10/night for extra vehicles|