Lake Campground, CA is Just a few miles outside the Los Angeles metro area, La Lake Campground in the Angeles National Forest is great for a quick weekend getaway. The campground is just 6 miles from Wrightwood, on the Shore of Jackson Lake.
Sites are secluded with scattered oak trees and Jeffery pines for shade. Temperatures are usually in the low 80′s on summer days with cool evenings. Activities include sightseeing, hiking, picnicking, fishing, boating and swimming.
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.
Lake Campground is open from mid May to early 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. Each site capacity is 8 people and 2 vehicles.
Firewood can be purchased at nearby mountain oak adjacent to lake’s entrance. 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.
Things To Do:
- Bear Boxes
- Camp Host
- Fire Rings
- Nature Trails
- Picnic Tables
- Potable Water
- Vault Toilet
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 and/or bear boxes.
Pets allowed on 6 ft or less leash.
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. If you reservation is cancelled you will be charged for the first night and a $20.00 no show fee. To contact Mountain Oak Campground call (760)249-3526.
Lake Campground (CA)
22234 BIG PINES HWY
Wrightwood CA 92397
Phone Park for More Information: (760)249-3526
GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
This campground is located approximately 7 miles west of Wrightwood, CA along Los Angeles County RD N-4/Big Pines HWY at the south end of Jackson Lake.