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LRCSD LEISURE TIME CAMPOUT
Juniper Springs Group Camp / Big Bear Mountain
We Have Friday & Saturday Night Reserved! July 29th - 31st.
STAY FOR THE WEEKEND OR COME UP FOR A DAY! YOU CHOOSE!
Trip Description: Everyone Welcome! Enjoy Big Bear at YOUR Leisure...Optional Trail Run Fri & Sat. TBD...Suited to Participants Vehicle/Skill Level Rating: All levels, Easy to Difficult Big Bear has everything! Take Advantage of Big Bears Discovery Ctr. Planned Activities (canoeing, hiking,kayaking, nature walks, arts & crafts, Sat Night Music Festival etc.) Check & Click on the calendar day for list of free and small cost family events! http://www.nationalforestassociation.org/programs.php
I'm thinking Canoe Tour Friday 7/29 4-6pm, Who's with me!!!
Time & Place to Meet: I'm going up Friday, July 29th.
Juniper Springs Group Camp (CA)
GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
In Southern Ca 45 miles from San Bernardino. Take I-10 east, (State Highway 330) to Running Springs. State Highway 18 to Big Bear Lake Dam. State Highway 38 17.9 miles, 2N01 (Obscure dirt road). First 100 yards semi-rough, left 2.5 miles, 2N64Y right .6 miles to campground.
What to bring: Adventurous Spirit!
Extra water (gallon per day per person), munchies
If camping, Friday, Saturday dinner, Saturday breakfast and lunch. Sunday Breakfast. We'll do a group Happy Hour on Friday & Saturday. Bring your favorite Beverage & Snacks to Share!
Sunscreen and hat.
CB radio with external antenna (very highly recommended)
Any recovery and emergency gear you may have.
Any necessary tire changing tools, including anti-theft lug nut keys
Camping gear appropriate for primitive camping
Vehicles with smaller gas tanks, additional gas recommended
CB Channel: 31 primary, 35 alternate
Please indicate your day of arrival and whether or not your camping. Leaving a cell phone number is helpful in case of last minute changes.
Notes: An Adventure Pass is required in the San Bernardino National Forest. Daily or yearly passes are available at Forest Service facilities and vendors such as Sport’s Authority, Big 5, and REI. Please obtain one prior to the trip. Mountain weather is always unpredictable. Check the weather and be prepared. Trail selection is tentative, subject to change at any time based on current road open and closure status by the Forest Service.
Currently Fires are allowed in camp fire rings only! BUT could change by July 29th so call Ranger Station 1-909-382-2790 for latest news. Propane stoves, lanterns and heaters are OK.
Juniper Springs Group area is located in the San Bernardino Mountains forty-five miles from San Bernardino, California, at an elevation of 7,739 feet. Campground is situated in a pinyon-juniper woodland and meadow with a small lake. Access by 4 wheel drive vehicles, this site is very remote and very primitive.
Toilet and non-potable water are provided. There is no trash collection provided. The nearest showers are at Serrano Campground, fifteen miles away. Campground capacity is 40 persons.
Markets and restaurants can be found in Big Bear (eleven miles). Popular activities include boating, fishing and swimming at Big Bear Lake. Hiking, biking and OHV routes are nearby.
Access is via a graded dirt road - Low clearance vehicles are not recommended. All Land Rovers can easily access.
Adventure Pass required for parking anywhere outside of campground within National Forest.