Serrano Campground
Serrano Campground

Serrano Campground

Highway 330 is currently closed due to the Manzanita Fire. Please plan on using an alternate route to access the campground.

  • Serrano Campground is a beautiful place for campers to come to enjoy beautiful Big Bear Lake. It is a scenic and fairly modern campground that provides access to a variety of outdoor recreational opportunities.

    Visitors enjoy access to a number of hiking and mountain biking trails found within a short distance of the campground. The Alpine Pedal Path and the Cougar Crest Trail are nearby and provide access to the Pacific Crest Trail. The Big Bear Ranger Station is within a mile of the campground. Rangers can provide maps of the area and answer any questions about trails.Fishing and boating at Big Bear Lake are popular activities. The campground does not provide direct access to the lake, but a boat ramp is available about a mile away. Anglers can look forward to a possible catch of trout, bass, catfish, carp, bluegill and crappie, among others.

    Features

    • Bike Riding
    • Fishing
    • Grills
    • Hiking/Trekking
    • Wildlife Watching

    Facilities

    Campground (109 total sites)

    The campground offers more than a hundred sites for tent and RV camping. A couple dozen sites provide full utility hookups for RVs and a dump station is located within the campground. Each site is equipped with tables and campfire rings with grills. Accessible flush toilets, showers and drinking water are provided. There are 93 single sites and 16 double sites.

    The campground is located in the San Bernardino Mountains, within walking distance of the lake. Accessed by the Rim of the World Scenic Byway, the campground is situated in a mountainous, pine forest setting. Sagebrush grows alongside the paved roads.

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    • Maximum 8 people on a single site; maximum 16 people on a double site.

    • In accordance with standard industry practices, Mountain Top Recreation will be assessing a $8 additional vehicle fee per night on the second vehicle in each single family campsite, and on the third and fourth vehicles in any double family campsite, provided these vehicles are not joined to the first vehicle by a hitch and towed onto the site. In the case of motorcycles, the first two are considered to be one vehicle and the third and fourth are also considered to be one vehicle. No additional vehicle fees are collected for bicycles. Fee is collected at the campground for extra vehicles.

    • Fee for use of dump station will be collected at the time of use.

    • Click here for more information on the San Bernardino National Forest.

    • Don't Move Firewood: Protect California's forests from tree-killing pests by buying your firewood locally and burning it on-site. For more information visit firewood.ca.gov.

    • Two vehicles maximum on a single site, four on a double site.

    • Snowberry RV Loop is for RV camping. Electricity can be limited in the summer months.

    • Only Snowberry Loop, site 35 thru 64 have electricity, sewer and water hook ups. Only the Snowberry Loop has water hook ups for RV's. No bathrooms are located in Snowberry Loop.

    • Check out time is at noon, no exceptions.

    • No more than one rv per single campsite.

    • The extra vehicle fee will be collected at the campground.

    • No unreasonably loud generators.

    • Fire restrictions may be imposed at any time due to hot, dry weather conditions, at which time campfires and charcoal fires may not be allowed.