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Overview of Cottonwood Campground

Number of Sites 25

Pad Type dirt

Elevation 4,297 ft / 1,309 m

Max Stay 14

Tent Camping Yes

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Reviews of Cottonwood Campground 3 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Overall Rating
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Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
knoll128
Calexico, CA
Honda Odyssey
1 review
“Enjoyed the seclusion, very quiet.”

Reviewed 10/4/2020

Nightly rate: $6
Days stayed: 4
Site Number: 24
Overall Rating

Great scenery, lot of trees and vegetation for secluded camping. The bathrooms were closed due to the pandemic and most of the trashcans were full. However, I couldn’t complain for I had the whole campground to myself. I have Verizon and couldn’t get a signal unless I climbed the nearest hill. Surprised that I didn’t see hardly any w... more

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knoll128 would stay here again

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com

GoorooDougie
San Diego, CA
Mazda CX-5 Touring AWD
2 reviews
“Well-maintained secluded campground”

Reviewed 1/29/2020

Nightly rate: $6
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: 3
Overall Rating

Spent the weekend here just before Christmas 2019, definitely plan to come back. The access road in was much better condition than described in the 2016 review - a large wind farm was constructed along McCain Valley Road in 2018, and the roads were widened and smoothed for construction access, and have been kept up since for maintenanc... more

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Sprint
T-Mobile

GoorooDougie would stay here again

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Jack&Elizabeth
38' DRV & Ford F450 4X4 Dually 38 RSSB3 with 4 slides and 1k Solar
2011 Toyota Rav4
8 reviews
“Unusual shade forest in the desert”

Reviewed 9/23/2016

Nightly rate: $6
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: 24
Overall Rating

The campground is only about 12 miles from the freeway but the drive took over an hour. There were parts of the road that were somewhat smooth but the majority was washboarded. The last little leg before the campground was washed out rather badly and took some careful maneuvering to navigate. I would not head back unless it was with a ... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

Jack&Elizabeth would stay here again

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com

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Amenities

Hookups
  • dry camping
Recreation
  • OHV
  • recreation trail
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
Facilities
  • horse corral
  • restrooms: vault
  • trash
  • water available
Pets
  • pets

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