Wrightwood (near Rancho Cucamonga), CA
Just a few miles outside the Los Angeles metro area, Mountain Oak Campground is located in the Angeles National Forest is great for a quick weekend getaway. The campground is just 8 miles from Wrightwood, near Jackson Lake. Sites are shaded by Oak trees and Sugar Pines. Temperatures average in the low 80's on summer days with cool evenings. Activities include sightseeing, hiking, and picnicking.
It is close enough to Jackson Lake for campers to enjoy fishing, swimming and canoeing. The Lake is kept stocked by the Fish & Game department. Only canoes and blow-up boats are allowed on the Lake.
Mountain Oak Campground is open from late April to mid-November. Reservations can be made up to six months in advance, but must be made at least 4 days prior to your intended arrival date. There are 8 campsites total, some of these sites are available for first come first serve.
Firewood can be purchased from the host at Lake Campground nearby. During hot and dry summer months, fire restrictions are common and campfires may be prohibited. Please check for current fire restrictions with the Angeles National Forest at (661)296-9710.
CAUTION: Bears frequent the area.
Services & Amenities:
- Bear Boxes
- Camp Host
- Fire Rings
- Flush Toilet
- Hiking Trail
- Nature Trails
- Picnic Tables
- Pit Toilet
- Potable Water
Alerts and Important Information
There are first come first serve sites at this campground.
Extra vehicles will be charged a per day fee at the campground.
There is no refund for bad weather.
Bears frequent the area. All food must be kept in approved containers.
If you will be arriving more than more than 24 hours after the start of your reservation, you must contact the campground or your reservation will be cancelled. To contact Mountain Oak Campground call (760)249-3526
Jun 18 2010 to Dec 14 2010
May 13 2010 -
Nov 07 2010
|Walk In Season
Apr 21 2011 -
May 11 2011
May 12 2011 -
Nov 06 2011
Campground Phone: 760-249-3526
Reservation Phone: 877-444-6777
Customer Service Phone:888-445-1474
Backcountry Permits Phone: 877-550-6777
Mountain Oak Campground Reservations