GoCampingAmerica.com | Posted December
5th, 2014


California Camping Guides: Los Angeles


Happy Camper Blog



Camping in the
Los Angeles Region is one of the best ways to escape the chaos of the city.
This area has some fantastic campgrounds to choose from, so pack your gear
and get on the road.

November? (Newport Beach, https://www.flickr.com/photos/robef/)

Canyon RV

One of the jewels of Orange County, Canyon
RV Park provides wonderful amenities in a great setting.


This campground is found
alongside the Santa Ana River, in the heart of Santa Ana Canyon. Bring your
fishing pole and catch some trout, steelhead, or tilapia. Golf lovers should
check out some of the local Anaheim courses, rated as some of the best in
Southern California. If you’re feeling adventurous, head to Western Trails
Horseback Riding to explore the local area on a saddle.


Canyon RV Park provides
all the amenities needed to make your stay both relaxing and

  • Arcade/Game room: The perfect place for
    kids to have some fun.
  • Internet Access: Wi-Fi is provided
    throughout the park.
  • Swimming Pool: Relax at the pool on
    those hot Southern California days.
  • Bathrooms/Showers:
    Enjoy knowing that a shower is never far. There are 5 restroom facilities,
    each with hot showers inside.
  • Fire pits/Grills: Make a
    fire and cook your food with the fire pits provided at each


campground mainly accommodates RV campers, and has cabins available for those
wishing to stay without an RV.

  • RV Sites: There
    are 140 RV sites available, all of which have full hookups including water,
    sewage, and 50 amp electricity.
  • Cabins: There are 10
    cabins available at Canyon RV Park, each one equipped with beds, a bathroom,
    sink, microwave, fridge, A/C, and heater.

for more information.

The Sheep Mountain Wilderness (San Gabriel Mountains, https://www.flickr.com/photos/tomsaint/)


Camp Williams provides an amazingly
beautiful setting with a plethora of fun activities, making it one of the
best campgrounds in Southern California.


Camp Williams is a
fantastic choice for anyone interested in outdoor recreation. Fish, swim, and
hike inside one of Southern California’s most scenic areas. Head to Mount
Baldy in the wintertime for some great skiing, explore the San Gabriel
Mountains in spring time, and play 18 holes at the Azusa Greens Golf Club any
time of the year.


This campground
provides great amenities to make your stay

  • Fishing: Catch some fish right from
    your campsite!
  • Gold Panning: Take part in one of
    California’s historical practices inside the San Gabriel
  • Restrooms/Showers: Clean bathroom and shower
    facilities are provided throughout the campground.
  • Picnic
    Tables: Enjoy a full meal with friends and family on the picnic tables
    provided at each campsite.


Camp Williams
provides campsites for all types of campers.

  • Tent
    Sites: All tent sites are riverfront, allowing you to fish and swim right
    outside your tent. Picnic tables are provided at each site. Rates start at
    $40 per day.
  • RV Sites: Each RV site provides full hookups
    with water, sewage, and electricity. Each site is shaded and overlooks the
    beautiful San Gabriel River. Rates start at $45 per
  • Cabins: The newest addition to Camp Williams, these
    cabins sleep up to four people and come with beds, partial kitchens, and
    porches. Rates start at $50 per day.

for more information.

East Fork, San Gabriel River, at
  Heaton Flat parking lot (East Fork of the San Gabriel River Area,

East Shore RV

Expect beautiful lake views, great
amenities, and clean facilities here at East Shore RV Park.


Located on the banks of
the stream fed Puddingstone Lake, East Shore RV Park is the perfect
campground for water sport enthusiasts, horse riders, and hikers. Check out
downtown San Dimas for the restaurants and shops. Puddingstone Hot Tub Resort
is one of the areas best spots to relax.


All the amenities you
need are provided at this campground.

  • Swimming
    Pool: Hop in the pool for some relaxation on a hot
  • Pet-Friendly: Pets are welcome here at East Shore RV
  • Laundry Facilities: Wash and dry your clothes inside
    these modern laundry facilities.
  • Market: Buy any food or
    gear you may need here at the market.


East Shore RV Park
is an RV campground only, providing full hookups for a great price. Daily
rates start at $45.60 per day and raise to $60 per day, monthly rates start
at $259 and raise to $336, depending on the site.

for more information.