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Gamboa Campground, Santa Lucia Range, California

   

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This primitive campground is to be found in a very striking site, and unsurprisingly it could be tough to get to a primitive campground like Gamboa Campground, but it's worth the effort. Primitive campgrounds such as Gamboa Campground donít have loads of services, and experience the fresh air in California at its most excellent at a primitive campground like this one. The tremendous variety of local attractions and such a tremendous variety of outdoors recreation will make you delighted you came.
Gamboa Campground is positioned in the Santa Lucia Range.
A lot of folks choose Gamboa Campground to be close to Limekiln State Park.
There's such a large number of things to
 
    do near Gamboa Campground, and campgrounds like these are wonderful. This segment of California is always a pleasure to check out through camping season.
Outdoors recreation is bountiful, some of the exciting stuff you can do
 is hiking, fishing, whitewater paddling, and swimming, so you wonít get bored. On close by Arroyo Seco River you encounter a grade IV(V) segment of whitewater; the Willowcreek Bridge to Arroyo Seco Picnic Area section is 3 miles long. For experienced paddlers this segment of Arroyo Seco River is an enjoyable place to kayak. Don't go whitewater paddling in advance of first checking conditions; it's perilous business. A tremendous 6.6-mile-in-distance pretty wilderness trail in possession of a difference in height of 1,759 feet is to be found in the neighborhood; this is the Gamboa Trail. A hard wilderness trail like Gamboa Trail should take you more or less one day. 9 miles of scenic wilderness  
hiking trail is to be found around here; this is the North Coast Ridge Trail in possession of a variation in elevation of 1,385 feet.  

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

   Ojito Campground, Monterey County, 1 miles away
      
   Goat Campground, Monterey County, 1 miles away
      
   Trail Spring Trailcamp, Big Sur, 1 miles away
      
   Cook Springs Trailcamp, Big Sur, 2 miles away
      
   Limekiln State Park, Monterey, 3 miles away
      
   Fernwood Resort, Big Sur, 3 miles away
      
   Riverside, Big Sur, 3 miles away
      
   Ponderossa, Big Sur, 3 miles away
      
   Espinosa Trailcamp, Big Sur, 3 miles away
      
   Vicente Flat Trailcamp, Big Sur, 3 miles away
      

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

   Arroyo Seco River, Monterey County, 9 miles away
      Class IV(V) - 3 miles long (Willowcreek Bridge to Arroyo Seco Picnic Area)

   San Antonio, Monterey County, 10 miles away
      Class II - 10.7 miles long (Above and down to Mission San Antonio de Padua)

   Arroyo Seco River, Monterey County, 10 miles away
      Class III - 14.5 miles long (Arroyo Seco Picnic Area to Route G16 bridge)

   Big Sur River, Monterey County, 20 miles away
      Class II+ - 4 miles long (Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park to Motels)

   Carmel River, Monterey County, 21 miles away
      Class II-III(IV) - 10 miles long (Los Padres Reservoir to Carmel Valley)


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

   Pinnacles National Monument, Paicines - CA, 44 miles away
      
   Limekiln State Park, California, 1 miles away

   Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park, California, 12 miles away

   Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park, California, 21 miles away

   Andrew Molera State Park, California, 25 miles away

   Garrapata State Park, California, 36 miles away


Trails near Gamboa Campground, Santa Lucia Range, California:

   Gamboa Trail, Monterey County, 0 miles away
       6.6 hiking miles, 1759 feet elevation difference

   North Coast Ridge Trail, Monterey County, 2 miles away
      9 hiking miles, 1385 feet elevation difference

   Girard Trail, Monterey County, 3 miles away
      5.1 hiking miles, 3407 feet elevation difference

   Arroyo Seco Trail, Monterey County, 3 miles away
       7.6 hiking miles, 2631 feet elevation difference

   Summit Trail, Monterey County, 5 miles away
      1.8 hiking miles, 1522 feet elevation difference

   Marble Peak Trail, Monterey County, 9 miles away
      1.6 hiking miles, 1188 feet elevation difference

   Hot Springs Trail, Monterey County, 9 miles away
       4.4 hiking miles, 1545 feet elevation difference


Beaches Near Gamboa Campground, Santa Lucia Range, California:

   Sand Dollar Beach, Monterey County, 8 miles away


Current weather conditions at Gamboa Campground, Santa Lucia Range, California
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Local climate location: MONTEREY 16 miles away


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