Called the Grand Canyon of California, Afton Canyon and the Afton Canyon Campground offer amazing access to the Old Mojave Road, surroundings areas and an excellent spot for astronomers to view the night sky.
Afton Canyon Campground is in the heart of the Mojave at 1640 feet in elevation and is a great place for birding and wildlife due to close proximity to the Mojave River which is briefly above ground in this area.
Afton Canyon Campgrounds features 22 large sites which all include tables with sun shades, BBQ and fire pits. The campground does offer pit toilets and no RV Facilities. Dues to the location severe weather, poisonous snakes and flash floods are all possible here. Campsites are provided first come first serve.