Jumbo Rocks Campground

 Jumbo Rocks Campground in Joshua Tree National Park
Jumbo Rocks Campground in Joshua Tree National Park

Perhaps one of the more popular campgrounds in Joshua Tree National Park, Jumbo Rocks Campgronds is located in San Bernardino county, California. There are 124 individual/family campsites located in Jumbo Rocks Campground.

Reservations are required during the busy season, September to May. The campground is centrally located and features campsites which are hidden amongst the large boulder formations in the area.

Joshua Tree National Park is a fantastic destination for those interested in Outdoor recreation including hiking, biking, horseback riding, rock climbing, bouldering, star-gazing, flowers and wildlife viewing. There are many historic sites in Joshua Tree National Park.

Because of the park’s very dry climate, fire danger in Joshua Tree is almost always very high. Be cautious. Campfires are allowed only in designated fire rings or grills that are found in park campgrounds or picnic areas. Keep fires small. Bring your own firewood. You may not gather park vegetation, whether living or dead, to fuel your campfire. If you plan to have a campfire, bring extra water to douse it thoroughly.

Campground Summary

NameJumbo Rocks Campground
LocationJoshua Tree National Park,
San Bernardino, California
Latitude, Longitude33.9916912,-116.065021
Elevation4380 feet
Number of Sites124
AmenitiesTables, Fire rings, vault toilets

Campground Map

Jumbo Rocks Campground is centrally located along Park Boulevard. The campground is approximately 12 miles from Twentynine Palms and 21 miles from the town of Joshua Tree.


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