Horse Thief Camp

BLM

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Excelsior Mine Rd.
Tecopa, CA 92389
760-326-7000
Official Website

GPS: 35.7765, -115.8635

Last Price Paid: $0
Number of Sites: 4
Pad Type: dirt
Max Stay: 14
Tent Camping: Yes

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.
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AlVie AlBums
Ladysmith, WI
25 Airstream International
2014 Ford F150
100 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
“Remote stargazing”

Reviewed Jan 25, 2016

Overall Rating

We did not actually stay here, but stumbled on this site when exploring the area. As I couldn't find much about it on the internet, I wanted to give my insight into it.

It is a very remote site, but seems to be accessible from the south, as outlined in the BLM link. The road seemed good enough for an RV or trailer. I would not attempt to get here from Tecopa with an RV or trailer as the road from the west is very rough.

The sight is clean and there is a vault toilet.

I think this would be a terrific sight for stargazing as there are no towns close by. There are also a lot of old mines for exploring in the hills nearby.

No cell service.

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Cleanliness
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Hookups:
  • dry camping
Recreation:
  • horseshoes
  • recreation trail
Site Amenities:
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
Facilities:
  • restrooms: vault
Pets:
  • pets

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