Description

Escape the busy city life of L.A., and get back to the wilderness. Only a few short hours from the city, Guffy Campground is home to a handful of primitive and totally picturesque sites. This is definitely a spot to remember—with jaw-dropping views of Iron Mountain and Pine Mountain Ridge, you’ve got some seriously beautiful nature right at your feet.

Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans
6 sites
Up to 8 guests per site
Park at listing
No wheelchair access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Max size unknown
No hookups
Amenities
Picnic table available

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Biking

There are more trails in the surrounding area than within the forest, but with over 500 miles of trails, there’s no need to com...Read more

Boating

When the Los Angeles sun is beating down on you, you definitely need an escape into nature; make the most of the beautiful day ...Read more

Fishing

Tired of work and waiting for the fish to bite? No worries, your opportunity to fish doesn’t involve driving hours up the coast...Read more

Hiking

Who knew that you could climb steep mountains in Los Angeles? Well, now you know! In fact, there are over 500 miles of trails f...Read more

Horseback riding

Equestrians will love exploring the 557 miles of trails; riding is permitted on all trails except nature trails. There’s also h...Read more

Paddling

The perfect place to kayak is Pyramid Lake, a beautiful reservoir located away from the bustle of Los Angeles. All of your boat...Read more

OHV

Tired of LA highway traffic? Yeah, so are we, just thinking about it. Instead of sitting on the interstate, come cruise over 30...Read more

Climbing

There are quite a few classic climbs in the forest for boulderers and mountain climbers to try out. Check ‘em out on the Mounta...Read more

Snow sports

Winter in LA doesn’t really feel like winter, but it can if you head up to the mountains! There, you’ll find a snow-covered for...Read more

Swimming

Heat too much for you? Don’t want to go to the beach where the water’s a little too cold and the sand a little too hot? No prob...Read more

Wildlife watching

Angeles has its fair share of wildlife, with the general motley crew of bears, raccoons, and mountain lions. If you’re camping ...Read more

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Guffy Campground.

Beach
Desert
Forest
Lake
River, stream or ...
Swimming hole
Waterfall
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Aaron D.
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July 12th, 2017

Nice campground with amazing views located right off the PCT with through hikers. Drove through Wrightwood and on miles of rugged dirt road. Higher clearance vehicles recommended. Good starting point to hiking to Mt.Baldy from the North Side.

Hipcamper Wandering A.
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September 7th, 2017
Hipcamper Laura H.
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May 25th, 2017
Park
Angeles National Forest
State
California
Phone Number
626-574-1613
Directions
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Official Website
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Coordinates
34.341° N, 117.655° W
$5/night
Tent / Van: 6 Sites
(Up to 8 people per site)