Goldhill Camping Area

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

[image] Goldhill Camping Area

Goldhill Camping Area is an open camping location adjacent to Piru Creek at the base of Alamo Mountain.  Recreational Vehicles up to 26 feet. Picnic tables, fire rings, toilets. No potable water available.  Located near several Forest Service Off-Highway Vehicle (motorcycle and four-wheel drive) roads and trails and is approximately eight miles southwest of Hungry Valley State Vehicular Recreation Area.

Area ammenities: Tent camping, Trailer camping, Picnic tables, Toilets, Parking, Trash service

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Open all year. Recreation pass required to camp and park.
Operational Hours: Quiet Hours: 10:00pm – 6:00am  
Reservations: None
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees Adventure Pass ($5/day or $30/year) or Annual Interagency Pass, Senior Interagency Pass or Interagency Access Pass 
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Best Season: Spring/Summer/Fall
Busiest Season: Summer
Restrictions: Spark arresters, Off-Highway Vehicle registration required (green sticker or red sticker) and State required safety equipment or gear (helmets, etc)
Closest Towns: The Goldhill Camping Area is located about 15 miles from Gorman and approximately a ninety-minute drive from the greater Los Angeles area. 
Water: None. Non-potable creek water.
Restroom: Portable restrooms currently located at site.
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Mt. Pinos Ranger District Office (661) 245-3731
34580 Lockwood Valley Rd, Frazier Park, CA 93225

General Information


 From I-5, take Gorman exit to Peace Valley Road (approximately one block south of I-5 exits). Go west approximately one mile to the northern entrance to Hungry Valley State Vehicular Recreation Area (HVSVRA) on the left.  Enter HVSVRA and continue driving in a southerly direction for approximately 7 miles on the Gold Hill Road 8N01 until you come to a location where it intersects Hungry Valley Road. Turn right and continue westerly, then southerly on the Gold Hill Road 8N01 for approximately 8 miles until arriving at the Goldhill Camping Area on right before the Piru Creek crossing. 

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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Fire InformationFor current fire restrictions, contact Mt. Pinos Ranger District at (661) 245-3731 or visit
No. of SitesCurrently an open camping area
Reservation InfoNone

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Picnic tables Yes
Drinking water No
Toilets Yes - Portable toilet
Parking Yes
Fee charged for some activities A valid recreation pass is required on each parked vehicle in the camping area. This can be an Adventure Pass for $5 per day or $30 annually, an Annual Interagency Pass, Senior Interagency Pass, or Interagency Access Pass.
Tent camping Yes
Camping trailer Yes
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