Ponderosa Campground

Los Padres National Forest

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US Hwy Forest Route 22S01
Big Sur, CA 93920
831-385-5434
805-961-5778
Reservations: 877-444-6777
Official Website

GPS: 35.9976, -121.3831

Last Price Paid: $25
Number of Sites: 23
Pad Type: gravel
Reservations: Yes
Open Seasonally: Yes
Elevation: 1552 ft
Max Stay: 14
Tent Camping: Yes

3 people have reviewed this location.

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1 review
Nightly rate: $25
Days stayed: 3
Site Number: 20
“Disappointed due lack of camp host, no trash pickup and limited access to water.”

Reviewed Aug 02, 2018

Overall Rating

It was 102° with an overwhelming number of flies and wasps. No cell service. Site was pre-assigned and did not work well with my rooftop tent setup. Outhouse only. Only available water was at camp entrance. Other campers were building large fires in spite of the prohibition against fires due to the exceptionally dry landscape and ... more

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30 Keystone Sprinter
4 reviews
Nightly rate: $25
Days stayed: 0
“Not recommended for campers”

Reviewed Jun 18, 2018

Overall Rating

This campground is really only for tent campers. We tried hauling our 30-ft trailer up here to no avail. Poor decision. The road in is narrow and windy. Doable, but a little scary. The campground itself is too tight for campers over 20 ft long. We got stuck going around the main campground loop and it took us nearly 45 minutes to ma... more

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1 review
Nightly rate: $25
Days stayed: 1
“Nice and quiet”

Reviewed Apr 26, 2018

Overall Rating

Nice quiet campground spread out so you're not on top of every other camper. No showers but toilets are clean.

Access
Location
Cleanliness
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0bars
AT&T

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


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

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