Description

With Oak trees surrounding, and a seasonal creek that runs through it, Upper Oso Campground is pretty much a Bob Ross painting (if it isn’t already). Are you ready to log miles on California’s coastal mountains? From any of the spacious, perfectly-perched, mountainside sites, adventurers can explore from 2. 5-18 miles in a day. Whether you go for the 2. 5 or 18-miler, only the Continue reading...
With Oak trees surrounding, and a seasonal creek that runs through it, Upper Oso Campground is pretty much a Bob Ross painting (if it isn’t already). Are you ready to log miles on California’s coastal mountains? From any of the spacious, perfectly-perched, mountainside sites, adventurers can explore from 2.5-18 miles in a day. Whether you go for the 2.5 or 18-miler, only the finest flush toilets, firewood for purchase, and water will be waiting to replenish your weary soul when you return.
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans, trailers, rv & moto...
No. of sites
19
RV details
Not specified
RV hookups
None
Access
Park at listing
Group sizes
Up to 8 people per site
Potable water available
Fires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Picnic table available
Beach
Cave
Forest
Hot spring
Lake
Redwoods
River, stream or creek
Swimming hole
Waterfall
Desert
Biking
Fishing
Hiking
Horseback riding
Paddling
Swimming
Wildlife watching
Boating
Wind sports
OHV
Climbing
Snow sports
Surfing
Whitewater paddling
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didn't provide a recommendation.
March 17th, 2015

This little guy is hidden back in Los Padres, but is worth the trek! Just wait until you get away from all the lights, and you really see the stars...

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February 28th, 2015

I highly recommend you get your swim on at Red Rock Pools (only .5 miles from the trailhead)!

Hipcamper Lindsay
Lindsay
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November 5th, 2017

The best part of this campsite is the watering hole which is just a short hike away. It was a great place to let the pups swim and have a picnic!

Hipcamper Michael J
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September 27th, 2018
Hipcamper Diana
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July 19th, 2018
Hipcamper kevin
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October 17th, 2018
Hipcamper Ashley
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March 25th, 2018
Hipcamper Lindsay
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November 5th, 2017
Hipcamper Matthew
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August 14th, 2017
Hipcamper Shankar
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July 31st, 2017
Hipcamper Ryley
has mixed feelings towards this listing.
May 9th, 2017
Park
Los Padres National Forest
State
California
Phone Number
(805) 968-6640
Directions
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Official Website
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Coordinates
34.556° N, 119.754° W
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