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GREEN SPOT EQUESTRIAN GROUP CAMP, CA

part ofSan Bernardino National Forest, US Forest Service
Photo: GREEN SPOT EQUESTRIAN GROUP CAMP
Status: Open through Sat Oct 11 2014   Season Dates
 

Overview

Green Spot Equestrian Group Campground provides access to a number of recreational activities in the area, namely horseback riding trails. The large campground gives campers and horses ample space to move around and enjoy the scenic surroundings.

Natural Features:

The campground is located in the San Bernardino Mountains at an elevation of 7,224 feet. It is situated in a pinyon pine and juniper forest carpeted with grassy meadows. The road to the campground is rough and rocky, suitable for four-wheel drive vehicles.

Recreation:

Visitors enjoy a variety of recreational opportunities, including fishing, boating and swimming at the nearby Big Bear Lake. Access to the Sugarloaf National Recreation Trail is also available near the campground. It is a fairly difficult trek to the highest point in Big Bear Valley, and a climb to an altitude of 9,952 feet.

Facilities:

The campground offers just one large group campsite that can accommodate up to 25 people and eight vehicles. The site is equipped with tables and campfire rings with grills. Vault toilets are provided, but drinking water and trash collection are not available. The campground offers five horse corrals that can hold up to 10 horses. Non-potable water is available for livestock.

Nearby Attractions:

The campground is approximately 45 minutes from San Bernardino.

Activities and Amenities

Within Facility
  • Campfire Rings
  • Grills
  • Group Camping
  • Hiking
  • Horse Corrals
  • Horse Watering Station
  • Horseback Riding Trails
  • Non-Potable Water
  • Parking Area
  • Tables
  • Trailheads
  • Vault Toilets
  • Water Spigot
Within 10 Miles
  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Off-Road Vehicle Trails
  • Restaurant
  • Showers
  • Swimming
Know Before You Go
  • Drinking water is not available at the campground
  • In accordance with standard industry practices, Mountain Top Recreation will be assessing a $5 additional vehicle fee on the second vehicle in each single family campsite, and on the third and fourth vehicles in any double family campsite, provided these vehicles are not joined to the first vehicle by a hitch and towed onto the site. In the case of motorcycles, the first two are considered to be one vehicle and the third and fourth are also considered to be one vehicle. No additional vehicle fees are collected for bicycles.
  • Click here for more information on the San Bernardino National Forest
Fire restrictions may be imposed at any time due to hot, dry weather conditions, at which time campfires and charcoal fires may not be allowed.
For current fire conditions or weather closures contact the Big Bear Discovery Center at (909)866-3437 or the Arrowhead Ranger Station at (909)382-2782.

This facility is operated by Mountaintop Recreation, a division of California Land Management and your comments are appreciated; comment forms are available from campground hosts or on CLM's website .
  • Don't Move Firewood: Protect California's forests from tree-killing pests by buying your firewood locally and burning it on-site. For more information visit firewood.ca.gov.

Getting There:

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
34.22333, -116.80611
34°13'24"N, 116°48'22"W

From the Big Bear Ranger Station, turn left on Highway 38 and proceed 3 miles east to Greenway. Turn right and continue past the airport to the signal at Big Bear Boulevard. Turn right and continue on Highway 38 for almost 4 miles to Forest Route 2N93. Turn right on Forest Route 2N93 and continue a half-mile to the second dirt road on the left (not marked). Proceed up the road about 50 yards to the campground.

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

GREEN SPOT EQUESTRIAN GROUP CAMP
SAN BERNARDINO
  CA 

Phone Number:

Information:  (909)866-8550
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