Malibu Creek Campground

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About Malibu Creek Campground

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Malibu Creek State Park camping is prime time, especially when you stay at the Malibu Creek Campground. With 63 sites, make sure to book a reservation as soon as you can! Being only 26 miles outside of Los Angeles, it’s a highly popular getaway spot. Camping accommodations can be made for small families, groups up to 100 people, or for more primitive style camping. With a wild Read more...

Malibu Creek State Park camping is prime time, especially when you stay at the Malibu Creek Campground. With 63 sites, make sure to book a reservation as soon as you can! Being only 26 miles outside of Los Angeles, it’s a highly popular getaway spot. Camping accommodations can be made for small families, groups up to 100 people, or for more primitive style camping. With a wild and rustic feeling throughout the park, you’ll be sure to have a unique, beautiful getaway at Malibu Creek Campground.

Fires are allowed
Potable water is available
Pets are allowed
  • Listing type: Public
  • No. of sites: 57
  • Phone: (818) 880-0367
  • Accessible by: Drive
  • Accommodation: Tent Only, Tent, Vehicles & RVs

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Site 36 is super spacious, and campsites 36-41 all face a lovely, open meadow.

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If you don’t mind a short trip, the beach is a 10 minute jaunt by car away.

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Rangers here enforce the rules, so be sure to mind your p’s & q’s (i.e., no dogs, no fires, and obey all traffic laws).

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Hipcamper Stepfanie

This is a family-friendly campground with some nice hiking trails (we went to the MASH site), a rock pool for easy access, and if you like rock climbing, you can also do that here. At night, I could hear cars from the main road from time to time but it wasn't too bothersome. This is a good place for beginner campers or for those who just prefer camping with reliable, clean facilities. They have flush toilets and coin-operated showers. My parents enjoyed it here.

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Hipcamper Adam

So good to have a real decent area to get away to without driving too far. Everything around this campsite is beautiful and you cant beat the hikes and ocean a short distance away!

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In general, fires aren’t allowed at the campground, but give the park a call (818-880-0367) ahead of time to make sure, as sometimes the wildfire threat drops and they are briefly allowed.

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You don’t get a map with your entry to the park, but there ARE three places you can buy one (for about $3): At the entrance station (be sure to ask for it), at the Visitor Center (open only on weekends) or at the King Gillette Ranch (across the street).

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Park
Malibu Creek State Park
State
California
Phone Number
(818) 880-0367
Directions
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Official Website
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Coordinates
34.094° N, 118.715° W
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Tent Only: 26 Sites
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Tent Only - Group: 1 Site
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Tent / RV / Trailer: 30 Sites