Tool Box Springs Campground

San Bernardino National Forest

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Thomas Mountain Rd. Mountain Center, CA 92561 909-382-2600 Official Website

GPS: 33.6117, -116.6615

Last Price Paid: $0
Number of Sites: 6
Pad Type: dirt
Elevation: 6125 ft
Tent Camping: Yes

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.
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3 people have reviewed this location.

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Cell Phone Coverage

1bars
Verizon Voice Only
4bars
AT&T 4G/LTE
1bars
Sprint Voice Only
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Hypsy-Gypsy
San Diego, CA Chevrolet Box Truck
19 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
“Long, rough access”

Reviewed Jul 13, 2019

Overall Rating

Long, rough road in to the sites. It was very rocky and rutted in some areas. A slow, steady pace saw us through though in a Chevy box truck. The site we slept at had a pit toilet, picnic tables and fire rings. Only one level spot in this area but a very worn and rutted driveway to it. This site also was the only one with a decent ... more

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3bars
AT&T 4G/LTE

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


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k.olearycole
SC 19’ Ford 350 Converted Camper Van with Motorcyle on Back
6 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1

k.olearycole would stay here again

“Beautiful, remote site with difficult drive ”

Reviewed Jan 12, 2019

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Wow! We stayed at this campsite earlier this week in January on a Thursday night between Joshua Tree & San Diego (about 2 hours to each). We are doing the #vanlife thing driving a Ford E350 extended club van with a Kawasaki motorcycle hitched on the rear. It was a slow, torturous drive up the mountain on a rough road at night with some... more

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4bars
AT&T 4G/LTE

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


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eda239
San Diego, CA 33' Fleetwood Class A
8 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1

eda239 would stay here again

“Great back country tent, van or truck camping”

Reviewed Feb 29, 2016

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Driving northbound on Hwy 74 take 6S13 forest rd on left. The road is more suited to higher clearance vehicles.Suv, truck etc shluld make it. 4X4 not needed but a car wont make it due to rough road. The road goes thru the Tool Box Springs yellow post sites. They are nice, well marked and have fire pits, tables and vault toilets. Some ... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
1bars
Sprint Voice Only
1bars
Verizon Voice Only

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


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Hookups:
  • dry camping
Facilities:
  • restrooms: vault
Pets:
  • pets

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