Mission Springs PCT Trail Camp

Area Status: Temporarily Closed
One of two yellow-post camp sites located at Mission Springs

This trail camp has 2 remote camping sites that offer isolated scenic locations ideal for tent and car camping or a relaxing picnic far from the crowds. There are two picnic tables and two campfire rings. The site has four horse corrals for equestrian use.

This site does NOT contain the amenities found at developed campgrounds. There are no restrooms nearby and no trash containers. Please pack it in - pack it out! There may be water flowing at nearby Mission Springs (go past Horse Corral and follow signs), but water is seasonal and should be filtered or boiled before consumption. All sites are first-come, first-served.

Campfire permits are required for any type of fire use - campfires, charcoal BBQ's, or stoves. Campfires may not be allowed certain times of the year. Contact the for current fire restriction information and road conditions.

The Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) and the Fish Creek Trail (1W07) are close to this trail camp.

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At a Glance

Current Conditions:  Yellow Warning Triangle Symbol  Forest Service Road 1N02, Coon Creek Jump is closed to motorized vehicles. It is one of the district's season winter road closures. As of Thursday, 05/26/2022, No wood or charcoal fires or barbecues are allowed due to high fire danger. Gas/Propane appliances are permitted with fuel shut-off valve, stoves, fire-rings, etc. CA Campfire Permit: https://www.readyforwildfire.org/permits/campfire-permit/ 
Reservations: No Reservations
Area Amenities: Tent camping, Picnic tables, Toilets
Restrictions: Pacific Crest Trail Logo No Bicycles on the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT)!
Closest Towns: Angelus Oaks
Water: non potable
Restroom: No restroom
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center:
Mountain Top Ranger District | Big Bear Discovery Center
40971 North Shore Drive, Highway 38
P.O. Box 69
Fawnskin, CA 92333
(909) 382-2790 Thursday thru Monday. (Closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays)

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