Camping Southern California

Camping Southern California

A Comprehensive Guide to the Region's Best Campgrounds

Richard McMahon


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This fully updated and revised guide to over 450 public campgrounds in Southern California is perfect for tent and RV campers alike. Within each campground listing is vital information on location, road conditions, fees, reservations, available facilities, and recreational activities. The listings are organized by geographic area, and thorough site maps will simplify the search for the perfect campground. Southern California offers a surprising array of quiet, out-of-the-way parks replete with lakes, rivers, rugged hills, and even rocky cliffs. Camping Southern California provides useful tips on camping etiquette and enjoying—or avoiding—the region’s diverse and abundant wildlife.

Look inside for:
* Campground locations
* Facilities and hookups
* Fees and reservations

* GPS coordinates for each campground
* Recreational activities
* What equipment and clothing to bring


Richard McMahon:

Bruce Grubbs is an avid camper, backpacker, hiker, mountain biker, and cross-country skier who has been exploring the American desert for over thirty years. A professional outdoor writer and photographer, he has written numerous FalconGuides, including Hiking Arizona, Desert Hiking Tips, and Hiking Northern Arizona. He lives in Flagstaff, Arizona.