Laguna Campground is in the Mount Laguna area of Cleveland National Forest. The campground is set amidst a forest of pines and oaks. Saturday night Star Parties during the summer are one of the main attractions of the campground. Cooler temperatures make summer camping a pleasure. Nearby Little and Big Laguna lakes are favorite hiking destination for campers. Educational programs are offered at the amphitheater.
The 108 campsites at Laguna Campground are along five loops are spaced close together. Nearly all the sites can accommodate RVs, trailers, and tents. Sites #3, 5, 6 and 8 are home to a population of endangered Laguna Skipper butterflies; these sites are restricted to 2 people per site. Four sites are tent-only.
The Pacific Crest Trail passes ½ mile from the campground. Some hikers on the trail choose Laguna Campground for their evening camp. They use the opportunity to resupply, take showers, and pick up mail. (Use the PCT button for more information about the Pacific Crest Trail at Laguna Campground.)
Pacific Crest Trail Information
Trail Miles Northbound from Laguna Campground
- Scissors Crossing - 29.5
- Warner Springs - 62 miles
- Canada Border - 2,602.5 miles
Trail Miles Southbound from Laguna Campground
Mount Laguna - 2.7 miles south of campground via Los Huecos Road
Post Office, Mount Laguna Sports, lodge, store
Always confirm mileages and directions with a reliable PCT source such as the Pacific Crest Trail Association's The Pacific Crest Trail: Exploring America's Wilderness Trail.
General Camping Information
Not all campsites can accommodate trailers or RVs of all lengths. Check carefully on the reservation site when you make your reservation to be sure your vehicle will fit your campsite.
Designated Accessible sites are usually reserved for people with disabilities who have a vehicle displaying an accessible parking placard or license plate.