Area Status: Open
Dispersed Camping - Yellow Post Site Sign

Leave No Trace!This single remote camp site offers an isolated scenic location ideal for tent and car camping or a relaxing picnic far from the crowds. This site is within a short driving distance of the Santa Ana River and Deer Creek. Other than a fire ring for campfires, this site does NOT contain the amenities found at developed campgrounds. There is no water, no restrooms nearby, and no trash containers. Please pack it in - pack it out and Leave No Trace! Site is first-come, first-served.

 Campfires may not be allowed certain times of the year. Contact the Mill Creek Visitor Center for current fire restriction information and road conditions. (909) 382-2882 

This yellow post site is reached via Forest Road 1N64, approximately 1/2 mile past the junction of 1N54 and 1N64. This is a dirt road and high-clearance vehicles are recommended. Please refer to the yellow-post site map available for free at the Mill Creek Visitor Center.


At a Glance

Current Conditions: Yellow Warning Triangle Symbol Gas/Propane appliances are permitted with fuel shut-off valve with a valid CA Campfire permit. Get your campfire permit
Area Amenities: Tent camping, Parking
Permit Info: Valid California Campfire Permit required for use of fire ring and or gas / propane stoves and lanterns.
  • 8 persons maximum. 2 vehicles maximum.
  • Avoid parking on grasses and vegetation at all times.
  • Yellow post campsites have a 14 day camping limit.
Pack It In/Pack It OutPack out what you pack in and Leave No Trace!
Water: None
Restroom: None
Operated By: U.S. Forest Service
Information Center:
Mill Creek Visitor Center
34701 Mill Creek Road
Mentone, CA 92359

General Information


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information



Tent camping: 8 people maximum
Parking: 2 vehicles maximum

Recreation Areas

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