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Messenger Flats Campground

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About This Campground

National Forest

Elevation 5,500 feet. 10 campsites. $12 per site per night. Campsites are first come - first served. Two corral stalls provided. Located adjacent to the Pacific Crest Trail. Call (818) 899-1900 for current conditions and additional information.

Site Types

  • Tent Sites

Features

For Campers

  • Picnic Table
  • Drinking Water
  • Toilets
  • Pets

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Reviews

1 Review of Messenger Flats Campground

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Reviewed May. 24, 2017

Currently closed (2017)

We stayed at Messenger Flats while hiking the PCT, only because you can camp anywhere within 20 ft and we wound up arriving at camp well past dark. We were surprised to find that the campground was closed but had clearly been used by hikers for the past season. We met a ranger the following day at…

  • Our completely empty campsite
  • The sunset view as you hike into the campground, one of our favorite set along the PCT
Month of VisitJune

Location

Messenger Flats Campground is located in California

Directions

Location: From Interstate 210 in La Canada exit at Angeles Crest Hwy (Hwy. 2) and drive north for 9 miles. Turn left onto the Angeles Forest Hwy (County Rd. N3) and drive about 12 miles to Mill Creek Summit. Turn left on Santa Clara Divide Rd. and continue 9 miles to the campground.

Coordinates

34.37994344 N
118.1894504 W

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About This Campground

Elevation 5,500 feet. 10 campsites. $12 per site per night. Campsites are first come - first served. Two corral stalls provided. Located adjacent to the Pacific Crest Trail. Call (818) 899-1900 for current conditions and additional information.

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