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Elk Campground, Santa Lucia Range, California

   

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Primitive campgrounds like Elk Campground may be challenging to get to, but they are beautiful. There aren't lots of facilities at Elk Campground since it is a primitive campground. This primitive campground is situated in an unbelievably lovely scene, and primitive campgrounds like Elk Campground is a tremendous way to get out in nature. The delightful variety of local attractions and such a delightful variety of outdoors recreation will make you glad you came. Pack your camping stuff and leave the city behind; Elk Campground in California is a good place to go.
This campground is located in the lovely Santa Lucia Range. Camping in California is such an enjoyable thing to do.
 
    Elk Campground is frequently visited by visitors from Lockwood.
Loads of people stay here to visit close by San Simeon State Park. Elk Campground is situated in an area with a lot of fun stuff to do, and if you're trying to find
 a good place to go camping, this is a fine choice.

Some activities here at Elk Campground are fishing, swimming, and whitewater paddling, so there's no way to get bored. If you like whitewater, there is the Hunter Liggett to Turtle Creek sector, a grade I-III whitewater segment on Nacimiento River, 15 miles from beginning to end. This sector of Nacimiento River is suited for whitewater paddlers who have been raft paddling for a period of time but who are not yet ready for the especially risky rapids. For your protection you ought to always check the latest conditions in advance of going raft paddling. Don't forget to take a glorious little visit to Chris Flood Creek; a tour to
 
Windy Point is always a delightful idea. Just can't get enough of the Santa Lucia Range. The top of Jones Mountain is easily distinguished from Elk Campground, and if you're looking for a beach nearby we recommend Moonstone Beach.  

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Other campgrounds near Elk Campground, Santa Lucia Range, California:

   San Carpoforo Campground, Monterey County, 2 miles away
      
   Lottie Potrero Campground, Monterey County, 3 miles away
      
   Turkey Springs Trailcamp, Lockwood, 3 miles away
      
   Turkey Springs Campground, Monterey County, 4 miles away
      
   Dutra Flat Campground, Monterey County, 5 miles away
      
   Three Peaks Campground, Monterey County, 5 miles away
      
   Estrella Campground, Monterey County, 6 miles away
      
   Estrella Trailcamp, Lockwood, 6 miles away
      
   Spruce Campground, Monterey County, 7 miles away
      
   Spruce Creek Trailcamp, Lockwood, 7 miles away
      

Paddling Rivers Near Elk Campground, Santa Lucia Range, California:

   Nacimiento River, Monterey County, 5 miles away
      Class I-III - 15 miles long (Hunter Liggett to Turtle Creek)

   San Antonio, Monterey County, 17 miles away
      Class II - 10.7 miles long (Above and down to Mission San Antonio de Padua)

   Arroyo Seco River, Monterey County, 29 miles away
      Class III - 14.5 miles long (Arroyo Seco Picnic Area to Route G16 bridge)

   Arroyo Seco River, Monterey County, 29 miles away
      Class IV(V) - 3 miles long (Willowcreek Bridge to Arroyo Seco Picnic Area)


Public Lands near Elk Campground, Santa Lucia Range, California:

   Pinnacles National Monument, Paicines - CA, 45 miles away
      
   San Simeon State Park, California, 14 miles away

   Limekiln State Park, California, 24 miles away

   Cayucos State Beach, California, 31 miles away

   Morro Strand State Beach, California, 33 miles away

   Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park, California, 36 miles away


Beaches Near Elk Campground, Santa Lucia Range, California:

   Moonstone Beach, San Luis Obispo County, 16 miles away

   Sand Dollar Beach, Monterey County, 17 miles away


Current weather conditions at Elk Campground, Santa Lucia Range, California
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Local climate location: KING CITY 21 miles away


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