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Overview of Van Winkle Mountain

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.
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Pad Type dirt

Elevation 3,674 ft / 1,119 m

Max Stay 14

Tent Camping Yes

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Reviews of Van Winkle Mountain 3 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

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Cell Phone Coverage

Verizon 4G/LTE
Confirmed by 3 Users
Last reported 4/5/2021
AT&T 4G/LTE
Confirmed by 1 User
Last reported 11/29/2019
1 review
“Nice and quiet except.......”

Reviewed 4/5/2021

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 3
Site Number: 1
Overall Rating

Fell in love with this place last spring and decided to go back in January, little did I know it was hunting season for quail and was woken up at 7 am by Gun shots😳. They were about a half mile from my camp and continued all weekend. I researched hunting season and discovered it starts in October and ends January 31. If you want quite... more

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Verizon 4G/LTE

mojavebirdog would stay here again

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“Great spot but no usable AT&T”

Reviewed 2/24/2020

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 0
Site Number: Posted coordinates
Overall Rating

This is absolutely a great spot and if I used Verizon as my hotspot I would have stayed at least two nights. However, at the posted coordinates, I couldn't pick up AT&T, even with my WeBoost. Verizon was 4 bars on my phone, but I was really hoping to stream some entertainment. By the time I realized the AT&T was unusable, there wa... more

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AT&T Voice Only
Verizon 4G/LTE

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Marshall
Livingston, TX
24' Lance 1995
Toyota Sequoia
91 reviews
“Peace and Quiet in the Middle of Nowhere”

Reviewed 11/29/2019

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 10
Overall Rating

The GPS coordinates shown on Campendium is the 'main' area at Van Winkle Mountain. It is essentially an open space with room for several rigs. Depending on how cozy you want to get, you could jam at least half a dozen decent sized rigs in there. This spot was taken when I rolled in, so I continued on a little ways (but not too far) ... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
AT&T 4G/LTE
Verizon 4G/LTE

Marshall would stay here again

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Amenities

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  • dry camping
  • Dispersed Camping
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