Beach camping near Mount Laguna

Head to the hills for a hike, a bike ride, or even a sledding adventure.

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Beachin' Ranch Camping

6 sites · RVs, Tents20 acres · San Diego, CA
Hello All Campers this is a self check in facility.... Camp host available from 7:30AM to 8:30AM and 3:00PM to 4:30PM only You can Call owner anytime (760)419-4839 Sorry we Don't have horse rentals but can offer guided rides through the area trails with pre arranged notice. So bring your horses and enjoy the ride D & J Stables is a family run facility created by Dick and Jenny Tynan in 2005. It is located on the Kimzey Family Ranch in San Diego. Since their passing, the Stables have been managed by their son Scott Tynan. Our stables offer a clean and quiet place for horse owners to board their precious companions - short or long term - or to serve as a weekend getaway for a person or group of friends/riders. Each Boarding Corral has walking space, shaded corners, automated water feeders, soft dirt, partially sheltered sides and is in close proximity to a round pen, a small arena (turnout) and is encompassed by a small walking track. No two corrals are close enough to each other for the horses to interact, reducing the likelyhood of mishap from a neighbor. Each Weekender Corral comes equipped with the same as the above, excepting only the partially sheltered side panels, and are right next to where you will be parking your trailer or camper. With access to all 38 miles of equestrian trails in the area and less than a 2 mile ride to the beautiful South San Diego beaches, D&J Stables is a prime location for horse men and women everywhere. We are excited to open up to the general public for the camping experience Horse ranch life style, Learn more about this land: Nestled against the mountains and beach of the San Diego/ Mexico border, open access to 38 miles of state beach trails and only 1.5 miles from the sands of Imperial Beach. We have pristine views and perfect weather San Diego is known for. D and J Stables is one of the last ranches with beach access to ride a horse on the beach. It's a rustic, one of a kind experience. Dogs are allowed but not in stable area thank you for your understanding.
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Vista Del Mar

1 site · RV, Tent1 acre · Thermal, CA
Learn more about this land:READ ALL (SOFT GROUND!!!) 1/2 acre flat desert primitive campground with soft course sand and rocks in Salton City. Nearby attractions are Salton Sea Beach, Coachella, Palm Springs, Anza Borrego (International Dark Sky Park), J-Tree, Slab City, Bombay Beach, and the off-roading Mecca of Ocotillo Wells OHV. Walking distance to Johnson’s Landing Cafe and the powered para-glider glide port in Salton City. 1 mile to fuel and eateries. Perfect for those accessing Truck Haven and Tierra Del Sol, and other off-road events. No shade provided on property. Nearest neibor is 1/4 mile away. Keep an eye on your pets, as there may be predators and stray dogs in the area. SOFT GROUND, if unaccustomed to driving on sand, save yourself a recovery and park on the street. AWD does not mean you won’t get stuck. Otherwise, use 4 wheel drive if on the property, minimum 8” ground clearance for rocks, alley access is recommended. Air down tires for traction (aggressive tread recommended) and do not enter from Sea Wind Ave to avoid sinking. Otherwise, street parking okay to prevent unnecessary vehicle recovery. All proceeds go to organizations with efforts in saving the Salton Sea, local wildlife habitats, and preserving bird sanctuaries. NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THEFT, PETS, BELONGINGS, VEHICLE DAMAGE or INJURIES. Congrats to you though, camping here donates $$$ to organizations with efforts in wildlife refuges, preserving bird sanctuaries, and migration routes. Such as Ducks Unlimited, the Audubon Society, and the Nature Conservancy. See patches, stickers, and certificate in the photos representing the $$ donated out of proceeds from campers like you :)
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Salton Sea Sanctuary

1 site · RV, Tent1 acre · Thermal, CA
Feel the sand beneath your feet at this private campsite with a large fire pit, paved road access and the Salton Sea shoreline in walking distance! This property is at the north end of Salton City and has unique trails to explore with views of the mountains to the west and water to the east. Walk to the north end of Camino Dr to find the new Vegetation Enhancement program using hay bales to control dust and hold moisture for new plant life. Or pull up a lounge chair and watch powered paragliders flying along the shoreline of the Salton Sea.
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Dolphin Place

1 site · Lodging914 acres · La Jolla, CA
Location and Surroundings: Your stay at 5710 Dolphin Place places you in the heart of La Jolla, one of California's most picturesque coastal communities. Located just steps away from the breathtaking La Jolla Cove, guests can enjoy the natural beauty of the Pacific Ocean, with stunning cliffs, sandy beaches, and a vibrant marine environment. Beaches and Ocean Activities:La Jolla Cove: A short walk from the property, La Jolla Cove is renowned for its crystal-clear waters, ideal for swimming, snorkeling, and scuba diving. The cove is home to diverse marine life, including the famous La Jolla seals and sea lions.La Jolla Shores: Perfect for a family day out, this expansive sandy beach offers gentle waves for swimming, surfing, and paddleboarding. Kayaking tours are also available, providing a unique perspective of the coastline and sea caves.Outdoor Adventures:Hiking and Biking: The nearby Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve offers scenic trails with breathtaking views of the coastline and the rare Torrey Pine trees. Whether you prefer hiking or biking, the trails cater to all levels of outdoor enthusiasts.Golfing: Golf lovers can enjoy a round at the world-famous Torrey Pines Golf Course, known for its championship-level courses and spectacular ocean views.Cultural and Leisure Activities:Birch Aquarium: Discover the wonders of the ocean at the Birch Aquarium, showcasing interactive exhibits and a diverse array of marine life. It's an educational and entertaining experience for all ages.La Jolla Playhouse: Catch a live performance at the La Jolla Playhouse, a renowned theater that hosts a variety of shows ranging from musicals to contemporary plays.Shopping and Dining:Girard Avenue and Prospect Street: Explore the upscale boutiques, art galleries, and gourmet restaurants lining these charming streets. Indulge in a shopping spree or savor a meal at one of the many fine dining establishments.Farmers' Markets: Experience local flavors at the La Jolla Farmers' Market, held every Sunday. Here, you can find fresh produce, artisanal goods, and delicious treats.
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Cotillo Off-road

1 site · RV, Tent1 acre · Thermal, CA
READ ALL (SOFT GROUND!!!) flat desert primitive campground with soft course sand and rocks in Salton City. Nearby attractions are Salton Sea Beach, Coachella, Palm Springs, Anza Borrego (International Dark Sky Park), J-Tree, Slab City, Bombay Beach, and the off-roading Mecca of Ocotillo Wells OHV.Learn more about this land:PLEASE READ ALL (SOFT GROUND!!!) flat desert primitive campground with soft course sand and rocks in Salton City. Nearby attractions are Salton Sea Beach, Coachella, Palm Springs, Anza Borrego (International Dark Sky Park), J-Tree, Slab City, Bombay Beach, and the off-roading Mecca of Ocotillo Wells OHV. Many restaurants near the area and store. Water and bathrooms short 5 minute drive.
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Rancho Nopalito in San Diego!

1 site · Lodging1 acre · Bonita, CA
Discover our charming RV camping spot nestled in sunny San Diego. Our spot features a large 180' x 60' private, fully fenced lot with partial hookups and abundant outdoor space. Located in the picturesque Bonita neighborhood, we're just a short 15-minute drive from downtown and only 20 minutes away from the pristine beaches in the north and south. Additionally, we're conveniently situated just 15 minutes from the Mexico border crossing. Bonita is a delightful neighborhood with a nostalgic country feel, offering a plethora of activities right within the community. From golfing and horseback riding to scenic trails and charming eateries, there's something for everyone to enjoy. You can also explore the local library and even visit a museum during your stay. It's important to note that San Diego has strict RV parking regulations, including a ban on overnight parking on city streets. Given the high demand, RV campsites and lodges tend to book up quickly. If you're planning to visit San Diego with your RV, be sure to secure a suitable parking spot in advance. While our spot is not intended as a destination in itself, it provides a cozy retreat for your RV while you explore the vibrant city of San Diego. Our amenities include a private, landscaped yard with trees, 110V 15A electrical and water connections, outdoor furniture with a table, umbrella, and seating, as well as night lighting for added ambiance. For those looking for extra convenience, we offer optional outdoor packages for an additional fee. These include a 26' Minnie Winnie RV that sleeps up to 8 people, a Surfing Package with 2-4 surfboards and 2-4 body boards as needed, and a Bicycle Package with 2-4 bikes available upon request. For more details about these packages, please don't hesitate to contact us. If you have any questions or need further information, feel free to reach out to us. Please note that the maximum stay at our spot is 3 weeks.
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Desert by the Sea

1 site · RV, Tent1 acre · Salton City, CA
Welcome to this scenic 1/3 acre desert campground in Salton City, with panoramic views of the Salton Sea. The soft sand and coarse rocks create a primitive camping experience near majestic natural attractions. Nearby destinations include the beaches of the Salton Sea, Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, Joshua Tree National Park, and the stargazing haven of the International Dark Sky Park. The campground has a remote, rustic feel, with the nearest neighbor 1/4 mile away. There is no shade cover on the property, so bring your own shelter from the elements. Keep pets leashed and supervised, as local wildlife may roam the area. Street parking is recommended for 2WD vehicles on Coral Sea Ave. Drive slowly and carefully over rocks. The soft ground requires 4WD vehicles with high clearance and aggressive tires for access. Air down tires for traction. Site amenities are primitive, so come prepared for a peaceful desert retreat. Generators allowed from 8am-8pm. No electric/water hookups or restrooms on site. Trash & Waste must be packed out. Leave no trace behind. The owners are not responsible for theft, pets, belongings, vehicle damage or injuries. Have a wonderful time exploring this unique desert landscape! Stay safe and respect this beautiful habitat.
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Desert Adventure

1 site · RV1 acre · Thermal, CA
PLEASE READ ALL (SOFT GROUND!!!) flat desert primitive campground with soft course sand and rocks in Salton City. Nearby attractions are Salton Sea Beach, Coachella, Palm Springs, Anza Borrego (International Dark Sky Park), J-Tree, Slab City, Bombay Beach, and the off-roading Mecca of Ocotillo Wells OHV.Learn more about this land:PLEASE READ ALL (SOFT GROUND!!!) flat desert primitive campground with soft course sand and rocks in Salton City. Nearby attractions are Salton Sea Beach, Coachella, Palm Springs, Anza Borrego (International Dark Sky Park), J-Tree, Slab City, Bombay Beach, and the off-roading Mecca of Ocotillo Wells OHV. Many restaurants near the area. Water and bathroom 5 minute drive.
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Good Vibes Oasis

1 site · Lodging1 acre · San Diego, CA
Merely a one-block walk to Mission Bay and two blocks from the Pacific Ocean, this space is the perfect hidden oasis! Refurbished by an interior designer, it includes a full kitchen, dining table, bathroom, a comfy queen size bed, and a cozy outdoor patio. It’s ideal for a solo traveler or a couple on vacation or someone looking for a place during an extended stay in San Diego.
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Looking for a beach camping experience near Mount Laguna, California? Hipcamp has over 20 camping options for you to choose from. Whether you're an avid horseback rider, biker, or boater, these campsites offer activities to suit your preferences. Check out the top-rated campsites like Diana's Descanso Camp (138 reviews), Reid Ranch (134 reviews), and Beachin' Ranch Camping (38 reviews). With amenities like potable water, toilets, and campfires, you can enjoy the comforts of home while immersing yourself in nature. Prices range from as low as $15 to an average of $55 per night. So pack your gear and get ready for a memorable beach camping adventure!

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