Applewhite Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Located three miles north of the Lytle Creek Ranger Station, the campground provides an easy get-away. Trees surround the campsites and Lytle Creek flows across the street at Applewhite Picnic Area.  Please use caution crossing the road.  This site is accessible.

At a Glance

Current Conditions:
  • 8/1/19 Update :Due to water quality tests, water spigots will be not available until further notice. Flush toilets will remain open and available. 
  • The campground is partially open with 27 sites avaialble. (27 sites).
Reservations: No Reservations accepted - First come, first served
Fees $10.00 for a single unit $15.00 for a double unit. Half-price with Senior or Access Cards (available at Lytle Creek Ranger Station during business hours). A Single Unit is limited to 8 people and 1 vehicle. A single additional vehicle is allowed at an additional cost of $5.00. A Double Unit is limited to 16 people and 2 vehicles. A third and fourth vehicle is allowed at an additional cost of $5.00 per vehicle. The fee is payable at a self-serve station at the entrance to the campground, cash or check only. Check-out time is 2 p.m. the following day. Your campground use fee allows you to walk into the Applewhite Picnic Area for day use purposes (located across the street, hours vary).
Busiest Season: Summer
Restrictions: Quiet hours are 10:00 pm - 6:00 am. Pets are allowed on leash only. Please clean up after your pet. Dump stations and electric/water hookups are not provided in the campground. Please don’t drain your wastewater onto the ground. All vehicles must park on the pavement within your site. The speed limit in the campground is 5 mph. (Please watch for children) Operation of green or red sticker vehicles is not permitted in the campground. Maps of the OHV areas are available at the Lytle Creek Ranger Station for free.  The closest OHV areas are about 20 minutes away near Cajon Pass.
Closest Towns: Lytle Creek, Fontana
Water: Drinking
Restroom: Flush
Information Center: The Lytle Creek Ranger Station is 3 miles south on Lytle Creek Road

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No. of Sites44
Reservation InfoNot required