Arroyo Seco

National Campground
  • Group
  • Primitive camping
  • RV Sites
  • Tent
  • Trailer/Towable


Arroyo Seco Campground is a semi-rustic, but developed facility in California’s westernmost national forest. It offers a great escape from bustling city life, into the mountain air and provides access to a variety of outdoor recreation opportunities. This facility is currently under fire restriction from the USFS. Charcoal or wood fires are not permitted. Please bring a propane stove for cooking. Propane Fire Rings are also permitted. For further updates check our website at . The road to get from Arroyo Seco to Big Sur is around 70 miles on a very curvy road which is approximately a two hours’ drive. All single campsite reservations are good for 6 people and 1 vehicle. Maximum number of people per site is 8 ($10.00 additional charge after 6 people). Maximum number of vehicles per site is 2 ($10.00 additional charge for 2nd vehicle). Use caution in the river; water can be swift and dangerous in the spring Weather conditions can change rapidly; check prior to arrival. Insects may be present; bring appropriate provisions (repellents, etc.) Reservations can be made three days in advance. Single sites include one vehicle in the use fee. Double sites include two vehicles in the use fee. Any extra vehicles will be charged at the campground for $10/night per vehicle.

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  • ADA Accessible
  • BBQ
  • Fire Pit
  • Fish Cleaning Station
  • Food Locker
  • Hot Showers
  • Picnic Table
  • Potable Water
  • Restroom

RV Rentals

Arroyo Seco


47600 ARROYO SECO ROAD, GREENFIELD, California, 93927