Heart Bar Equestrian Group Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

This equestrian group campground is located in the Heart Bar Campground Complex just outside the Sand to Snow National Monument. There are 46 corrals and 11 wood tables. Only campers WITH HORSES are permitted to camp at Heart Bar Equestrian Campground. An alternative group campground for campers without horses is Skyline Group Campground. Amenities include accessible restrooms, 1 group fire ring, flush toilets, potable water and showers. Firewood is available at Heart Bar Family Campground.

At a Glance

Reservations: Call NRRS 1-877-444-6777 or www.recreation.gov Reservations can be made as early as 12 months or as late as 24 hours in advance.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees $286.00 per night, Holiday $296.00 per night.
Open Season: 04/24/2020 - 10/18/2020
Busiest Season: Summer
Restrictions: Campground capacity, maximum of 65 persons and 21 vehicles. This campground requires a 2 day minimum stay on weekends and a 3 day minimum stay on holiday weekends. Dogs must be leashed.
Closest Towns: Big Bear City and Angeles Oaks
Water: Potable water
Restroom: Accessible and Flush Toilets
Operated By: California Land Management
Information Center: Big Bear Discovery Center 909-382-2790

General Information


Take I-10 East to Redlands. Take the University Street exit, EXIT 80. Turn left (northbound) on University Street. Turn right onto E. Lugonia Avenue/SR-38. Continue on State Highway 38. From the Mill Creek Work Station go approximately 24.55 miles to Forest Service Road 1N02. Make a right on FS Road 1N02. Continue on 1N02 to Heart Bar Eq Group 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.


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Picnic tables Tables
Drinking water Potable water
Toilets Flush toilets
Parking 21 vehicles maximum
Tent camping
Camping trailer