Lakeside camping in Southern California

"Heaven on Earth" really exists in Southern California camping.

92% (372 reviews)
92% (372 reviews)

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Exploring the beautiful vast landscapes with friends, family, or a solo adventure will be an experience you won’t soon forget.

Lakeside camping in Southern California guide


Welcome to Hipcamp! If you're looking for a camping experience near the lake in Southern California, you're in luck. We have over 374 options available specifically in Southern California that cater to your preference. With an average price per night of $42 and options as low as $11, you can find the perfect campsite that fits your budget. Some of our top campsites in the area include DESERT DAISY - Joshua Tree rural (295 reviews), Owlbee Farm (175 reviews), and Arber-Moore's Ranch (158 reviews). These campsites offer popular amenities such as potable water, showers, and are pet-friendly. For those who enjoy outdoor activities, you'll have plenty to do, including whitewater paddling, exploring historic sites, and biking. So get ready to immerse yourself in nature and create unforgettable memories at one of our Southern California lake campsites!

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