LAKE CAMPGROUND, CA Campground Reservation, Info, Images, Map, Directions

LAKE CAMPGROUND, California Campground Images, Info & Reservations


From Wrightwood, turn left on CA-2 W/Angeles Crest Highway and drive for 3.6 miles. Then turn right onto Big Pines Highway and drive 2.7 miles. Look for signs into the campground.






LAKE,ANGELES NF – FS,LAKE,lake,california,Lake at Wrightwood,Lake at Big Pines,Jackson Lake

Related Link(s)

Rec Area Info & Images

California State Tourism

California State Road Conditions

Forest Service Concessionaire


Lake Campground offers an excellent escape from the city, just a short drive northeast of the Los Angeles metro area. It’s set on the shores of Jackson Lake, providing a scenic, peaceful setting for fishing, swimming and canoeing in Angeles National Forest.

Visitors enjoy exploring the Angeles Crest Scenic Byway, which offers incredible views of oak thickets, high desert landscapes, chaparral and pine forests.


Wildlife viewing is a popular activity, as visitors may see bobcats, mountain lions, bears and Nelson bighorn sheep.

Powerboating is not permitted on Jackson Lake, so the setting is peaceful and quiet for swimming, canoeing and fishing. The lake is stocked with trout and bluegill.


Campsites can accommodate eight campers and two vehicles. Food storage lockers, grills, picnic tables, vault toilets and drinking water are provided. Firewood can be purchased at nearby Mountain Oak Campground.

Natural Features

Lake Campground sits at an elevation of 6,100 feet in Angeles National Forest. Campsites are secluded and shaded with scattered oak trees and Jeffrey pines. Daytime temperatures in the summer are usually in the low 80s and evenings are cool.

Angeles National Forest spans nearly 695,000 acres over most of the San Gabriel Mountain Range in southern California. Vegetation ranges from chaparral and oak at lower elevations to pine forests at higher altitudes. Elevations range from 1,200 to 10,000 feet.

The endangered California condor inhabits the forest. The Least Bells vireo and the Southwestern Willow flycatcher are two migratory birds that visitors enjoy spotting in the area. Other local inhabitants include the Arroyo toad, mountain yellow-legged frog, the mountain lion and the two-striped garter snake.

Nearby Attractions

Take a hike on the Blue Ridge Trail or the Pacific Crest Trail. The Pacific Crest Trail is an impressive path that starts in Mexico and zigzags its way through Angeles and continues north across California, Oregon and Washington.


More from

Crooked Creek Lake, Pennsylvania Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions Address: 114 Park Main Rd, Ford City, PA 16226 From Pittsburgh: Head northeast on Grant St toward Sixth Avenue. Turn right onto Seventh Ave. Use the left lane to keep right at the fork, follow signs for PA-380 E/Bigelow Boulevard/Interstate 579 N and merge onto Bigelow Blvd. Take the

LUNA WHITE DEER CAMPGROUND, Wisconsin Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions From Eagle River, travel 13.4 miles on STH 70 to FR2176 (Divide Road). Turn right (south) and continue 5.6 miles to FR2188. Turn right and travel 0.7 miles to the campground. Phone (715) 479-2827 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, SWIMMING SITE Keywords Related Link(s) Rec Area Info

BERRY BEND EQUESTRIAN, Missouri Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions From Z Highway, travel approximately 2 miles south on the Berry Bend Access Road. Phone 660-438-7317 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, FISH HATCHERY Keywords BERE,TRUMAN LAKE,BERRY BEND NORTH,HARRY S TRUMAN Related Link(s) Rec Area Info & Images Missouri State Road Conditions Missouri State Tourism Overview BERRY BEND

CANYON RIM, Utah Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions Located on Forest Road 095/Red Canyon Road off Highway 44, approximately 40 miles north of Vernal, Utah. Phone 435-784-3445 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Keywords CANR,RED CANYON COMPLEX,THE RIM,FLAMING GORGE,ASHLEY NF – FS,Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area Related Link(s) Rec Area Info & Images Utah State Tourism