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Pelon Campground, Santa Lucia Range, California

   

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Pelon Campground is a primitive camp ground which obviously means that there are few services. Natural prettiness surrounds this primitive campground, and needless to say it can be tough to get to a primitive campground like this one, but it's worth the effort. Primitive camping at a campround such as Pelon Campground is a magnificent way to be close to the fresh air. With such a vast number of things to do in California you'll never get bored.
The Santa Lucia Range scenery is always beautiful. Pelon Campground is exceptionally well prized by the folks from Big Sur.
There's absolutely no way to run out of fun things to do in close proximity to Pelon Campground; you always
 
    have a pleasant time when you're here.
You've been indoors for too much time, and Pelon Campground in California is precisely what you need. Some of the things you can do here at Pelon Campground are hiking, whitewater paddling,
 fishing, and swimming, so it's impossible to get bored.
Loads of folks stay at Pelon Campground in order to be near Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park. Arroyo Seco River has a close by whitewater run; the Willowcreek Bridge to Arroyo Seco Picnic Area section is a magnificent 3-mile-long type IV(V) run of whitewater. Donít be sure of staying dry whitewater rafting and kayaking this run of Arroyo Seco River. If you are going whitewater rafting and kayaking, you have to always check circumstances. South Fork Trail has a difference in altitude of 1,563 feet; this charming hiking trail is 7.8 miles long. You have to set aside one day to trek the tough South Fork Trail. Summit Trail is a charming
 
great outdoors trail; it's 1.8 miles in length and has an elevation difference of 1,522 feet. A charming great outdoors trail it is; Summit Trail takes more or less two and a half hours to backcountry trek.  

Tally Ho Inn, Carmel-by-the-Sea

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Post Ranch Inn, Big Sur

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Country Garden Inns, Carmel Valley

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Bernardus Lodge And Spa, Carmel Valley

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

   Pelon Trailcamp, Big Sur, 0 miles away
      
   Upper Higgins Trailcamp, Big Sur, 1 miles away
      
   Upper Higgins Campground, Monterey County, 1 miles away
      
   Upper Bee Trailcamp, Big Sur, 1 miles away
      
   Tan Oak Trailcamp, Big Sur, 2 miles away
      
   Indian Valley Campground, Monterey County, 2 miles away
      
   Lost valley Trailcamp, Big Sur, 2 miles away
      
   Strawberry Trailcamp, Big Sur, 2 miles away
      
   Willow Springs Trailcamp, Big Sur, 3 miles away
      
   Fish Trailcamp, Big Sur, 4 miles away
      

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

   Arroyo Seco River, Monterey County, 7 miles away
      Class IV(V) - 3 miles long (Willowcreek Bridge to Arroyo Seco Picnic Area)

   Arroyo Seco River, Monterey County, 9 miles away
      Class III - 14.5 miles long (Arroyo Seco Picnic Area to Route G16 bridge)

   Big Sur River, Monterey County, 13 miles away
      Class II+ - 4 miles long (Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park to Motels)

   Carmel River, Monterey County, 14 miles away
      Class II-III(IV) - 10 miles long (Los Padres Reservoir to Carmel Valley)

   San Antonio, Monterey County, 16 miles away
      Class II - 10.7 miles long (Above and down to Mission San Antonio de Padua)


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

   Pinnacles National Monument, Paicines - CA, 45 miles away
      
   Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park, California, 6 miles away

   Limekiln State Park, California, 8 miles away

   Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park, California, 14 miles away

   Andrew Molera State Park, California, 18 miles away

   Garrapata State Park, California, 29 miles away


Trails near Pelon Campground, Santa Lucia Range, California:

   South Fork Trail, Monterey County, 3 miles away
       7.8 hiking miles, 1563 feet elevation difference

   Summit Trail, Monterey County, 3 miles away
      1.8 hiking miles, 1522 feet elevation difference

   Hot Springs Trail, Monterey County, 4 miles away
       4.4 hiking miles, 1545 feet elevation difference

   Marble Peak Trail, Monterey County, 5 miles away
      1.6 hiking miles, 1188 feet elevation difference

   North Coast Ridge Trail, Monterey County, 5 miles away
      9 hiking miles, 1385 feet elevation difference

   Horse Pasture Trail, Monterey County, 6 miles away
      5.3 hiking miles, 1737 feet elevation difference

   Big Sur Trail, Monterey County, 6 miles away
       15.2 hiking miles, 1949 feet elevation difference


Beaches Near Pelon Campground, Santa Lucia Range, California:

   Wreck Beach, Monterey County, 15 miles away

   Sand Dollar Beach, Monterey County, 16 miles away

   Pfeiffer Beach, Monterey County, 16 miles away


Lakes Near Pelon Campground, Santa Lucia Range, California:

   White Rock Lake, Monterey County, 19 miles away


Current weather conditions at Pelon Campground, Santa Lucia Range, California
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Local climate location: MONTEREY 11 miles away


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