Borrego Palm Canyon Campground

Anza-Borrego Desert State Park

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200 Palm Canyon Dr.
Borrego Springs, CA 92004
760-767-5311
760-767-4238
Reservations: 800-444-7275
Official Website

GPS: 33.2686, -116.4057

Last Price Paid: $35
Number of Sites: 117
Pad Type: asphalt
Reservations: Yes
Max Length: 35 ft
Tent Camping: Yes

12 people have reviewed this location.

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patti
CA 38' Tiffin Motorhomes Phaeton 36QSH
9 reviews
Nightly rate: $35
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: 44
“Just Beautiful! An Oasis!”

Reviewed Jan 19, 2019

Overall Rating

We found this place via campendium needing a place to stop over in our travels. Great price, great views, so clean. Full hook ups for $35 in CA? Great price. I wish we would have had a few days here. Looks like some great trails and all full hook up sites are pull through! Only Spanish TV OTA, but great verizon and streaming via ... more

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patti
CA 38' Tiffin Motorhomes Phaeton 36QSH
9 reviews
Nightly rate: $35
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: 44
“Beautiful place”

Reviewed Jan 18, 2019

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We needed a pit stop area with hook ups for a night traveling from Quartzsite to Oceanside. Wanted to take a more scenic route-btw 78 to here was not a bad drive at all-we pit stopped at Slab City to see the iconic area. They had 50 amp service, full hook ups, everything was very clean and the views were amazing. We didn't hike at a... more

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BoardGamesOnBoard
VA 20' Pleasure-Way Lexor TS
32 reviews
Nightly rate: $43
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: 06

BoardGamesOnBoard would stay here again

“Amazing Park”

Reviewed Mar 11, 2017

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We didn't need to check in when we arrived, but the camp host was very friendly and helpful when we needed firewood. This is a well maintained gem in the Anza Borrego State Park. It's close to the town of Borrego Springs but you wouldn't know it. Amazing views of the mountains and desert make you think you're out in the wilderne... more

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dustent
Fort Collins, CO 25' Airstream Flying Cloud 2015 Chevy 2500HD Duramax
6 reviews
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Nightly rate: $25
Days stayed: 3
Site Number: 97

dustent would stay here again

“Hike the Palm Canyon Trail! ”

Reviewed Mar 03, 2017

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Great place to setup for a couple of days. The hike up Palm Canyon Trail was the highlight of our stay. Our site (97) was across from a big group site with a bunch of teens on some kind of organized camping trip. They sang camp songs at night and made fun of my instagram sticker (@tin.can.fan) on my camper, but somehow we survived. Our... more

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RobertT
Saanichton, BC, Canada 24' Itasca Navion iQ
17 reviews
Nightly rate: $25
Days stayed: 1

RobertT would stay here again

“Solid hospitality ”

Reviewed Mar 02, 2017

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You will not go wrong with this serviced campground, everything is well run and it's a great place to take a short break from BoonDocking. Full washrooms with showers, pull thru sites a little too close but it is a typical up and down campground, the scenery is around you on the horizon not in the park. Sunsets are better at the Rockho... more

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3 reviews
Nightly rate: $25
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: 48

TJDIII would stay here again

“Pleasant”

Reviewed Feb 11, 2017

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Let me start by saying we are new at this. We arrived on a Wednesday without a reservation but were able to get a spot with water and a broken electric hookup which was fine with us. Facilities were clean. Long "2 minute" hot shower. Great views and hikes. Must hike The Slot!

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Go with the Flo
CA 25' Airstream International
8 reviews
Nightly rate: $20
Days stayed: 7
Site Number: 116

Go with the Flo would stay here again

“Our favorite camping in the desert ”

Reviewed Feb 10, 2017

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Of all of the places we stayed on our month long trip Anza Borrego is at the top of the list. We could have easily stayed for weeks! We stayed in two campsites during our visit and both were such different experiences. Our first 4 nights we're in the upper no-hookup section. We loved it there. We planned our whole trip around campsite... more

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Cindy
30' Airstream International 2014 Ford 250
7 reviews
Nightly rate: $35
Days stayed: 10
Site Number: 51

Reviewed Feb 07, 2017

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We stayed in the full hookup. It's listed as a pull thru but is a drive in. Was a little skeptical at first we were not sure we would fit. Camp host was very kind about it and said we could pull in at either direction we wanted. Once we got in camp set up all was good. We did the palm canyon hike, slot canyon and Galleta meadows. ... more

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15 reviews
Nightly rate: $23
Days stayed: 4
Site Number: 97
“Stayed in the No Hookups area, great experience”

Reviewed Apr 17, 2016

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We stayed during the week (avoided the weekend rush) and stayed in the "no hookups" area. There the sites are spacious, clean, and delightful. There were flush toilets scattered throughout the campground area. The scenery was breathtaking. The rate we paid includes the Senior Discount. The staff was helpful. The hike up Palm Ca... more

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Michael & Imkelina
Cambria, CA 25' Dynamax Isata 3 RW 2007 Honda Toad CRV
37 reviews
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Nightly rate: $33
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: 41

Michael & Imkelina would stay here again

“Beautiful State Park offering a perfect taste of Anza Borrego”

Reviewed Dec 17, 2015

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In our previous campground reviews, we have never given 5 stars toward an overall rating. This is our first...and surprisingly, it is a California State Park. Although ratings can be subjective to the unique expectations of an individual reviewer, based on their experience, time of year visited or a bad hair day, we were quite impresse... more

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Hookups:
  • 30 Amp
  • 20 Amp
  • water
  • sewer
  • Full Hookups
Recreation:
  • picnic area
  • recreation trail
Site Amenities:
  • big rig
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
  • pull thru
  • view sites
Facilities:
  • dump station
  • recycle
  • restrooms: flush
  • showers
  • trash
  • water available
Pets:
  • pets

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