Angeles National Forest
Chilao Campground sits at an elevation of 5,300 feet, giving campers majestic panoramas of nearby Vetter Lookout and Big Tujunga Canyon. The campground offers two different loops for tent camping- Little Pines, and Manzanita. Each loop offers 40+ sites for camping. Both loops remain open until a…
$12 per night per site, $5 for extra vehicle.
Campsites are first come-first served. No reserving or holding of campsites allowed.
RV’s: Maximum RV length is 18' - No hookups.
- Drive-InPark next to your site
- Walk-InPark in a lot, walk to your site.
- Hike-InBackcountry sites.
- Tent Sites
- RV Sites
- Standard (Tent/RV)
- Picnic Table
- Firewood Available
- Drinking Water
- Pull-Through Sites
We’ve stayed here twice as it’s a great quick getaway from Los Angeles. We have been encountered by a bear once at night. We yelled “go bear” and it did in fact, go. Seemed friendly to say the least
The place was cool nothing special, just your typical camp site but the bugs were relentless. I’m no stranger to bugs being around I’m an avid camper but they seem Immune to repellants. Giant horse flys we’re in the area along with a lot of bees and gnats. I thought they would calm at sunset but…
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Lots of great campsites to choose from. Bears were very active the night we were there. Lots of car alarms caused by the bears was the only downside. We also had one come through our campsite in the middle of the night. Amazing views here!
Chilao Campground is located in California