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As you ascend San Jacinto, your second to last hike-in camping option is Little Round Valley. Perched at 9700 elevation, Little Round Valley offers 6 sites and the definite potential of snow. Plan accordingly with your lightweight, but layered gear and enjoy the ever expanding lightness of thin air, endurance trekking and the satisfying sensation that you could blend completely Continue reading...
As you ascend San Jacinto, your second to last hike-in camping option is Little Round Valley. Perched at 9700 elevation, Little Round Valley offers 6 sites and the definite potential of snow. Plan accordingly with your lightweight, but layered gear and enjoy the ever expanding lightness of thin air, endurance trekking and the satisfying sensation that you could blend completely into nature. Day use wilderness permits are free and are available at the State Park Headquarters in Idyllwild or at the Long Valley Ranger Station. Overnight permits can be applied by mail 1-8 weeks in advance.
Campsite area
Bring your own tents
No. of sites
6
Access
Hike in (+10 mins)
Group sizes
Up to 15 people per site
Fires allowed
Toilet available
Picnic table available
Forest
Beach
Cave
Desert
Hot spring
Lake
Redwoods
River, stream or creek
Swimming hole
Waterfall
Hiking
Climbing
Snow sports
Wildlife watching
Biking
Boating
Fishing
Horseback riding
Paddling
Wind sports
OHV
Surfing
Swimming
Whitewater paddling
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MARCEL
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August 18th, 2018

Yes, I went by myself on July 21 and it was so hard I had to make a 2 day trip a 3 day to rest in between...whew! I wrote a review with pics. haven't seen it posted yet.

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Park
Mount San Jacinto State Park
State
California
Phone Number
(951) 659-2607
Directions
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Official Website
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Coordinates
33.812° N, 116.688° W
$5/night
Tent Only - Hike In: 6 Sites
(Up to 15 people per site)