North Shore Family Campground


Area Status: Open
Image of North Shore Family Campground's picnic tables under shade trees

North Shore Family campground is within a mixed oak and conifer forest. It is located 23 miles northeast of San Bernardino in the San Bernardino National Forest, 3 miles from Lake Arrowhead Village. There are 28 camping sites. There are 6 first come/first serve sites and 22 reservable sites. Amenities include 1 campfire ring, picnic table, flush toilets, firewood is available for sale. Campground host is on site. Lake Gregory is 20 minutes away and offers fishing, boat rentals and a water slide park.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 04/22/2022 thru 10/01/2022
Reservations: Call 1-877-444-6777 or www.recreation.gov. Reservations can be made as early as 6 months or as late as 24 hours in advance.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees:
  • Single Site $26 - Holiday $28 - 8 person maximum
  • Double Site $52- Holiday $54 - 16 person maximum
  • Camping fee includes entry for 1 vehicle.
  • Extra vehicle fee $8 per night.
  • RV dump $10
  • Checks under $50 not accepted.
Open Season: 04/22/2022 - 10/01/2022
Busiest Season: Summer
Restrictions: 3 night minimum for holiday weekends. Pets must be leashed at all times. No public access to Lake Arrowhead. 
Closest Towns: Lake Arrowhead
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Flush
Operated By: Vista RECREATION ™
Information Center:
Mountain Top Ranger District | Big Bear Discovery Center
40971 North Shore Drive, Highway 38
P.O. Box 69
Fawnskin, CA 92333
1-909-382-2790 Thursday thru Monday. (Closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays)

General Information

Directions:

Take Highway 18 to Lake Arrowhead turn-off (Highway 173). Go approximately 2 miles to the stop sign at the Village. Turn right, go approximately 2 more miles around the lake, pass the dam and marinas, and turn right at the Mountains Community Hospital sign. Follow Hospital Road a short distance to the campground.


General Notes:

Reservations can be placed as late as 24 hours in advance based upon availability. For example, reservations could be made on a Thursday before 2pm, for a Friday 2pm check in, if there is availability.


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Campground Camping

No. of Sites 27

Amenities

Picnic tables:
Tent camping:
Parking: 2nd vehicle parking fee $8 per night
Toilets: Flush
Drinking water:

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Area/Length : 
22

  Latitude : 
34.267163

  Longitude : 
-117.165167

  Elevation : 
5300