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Boulder Basin Campground

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8 reviews
  • Excellent39%
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  • Average12%
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Reviewed 30 May 2017

We took the 4x4 up for a sneak peak before the season starts. Glad we did, the winter and all the snow, rain & run-off really took a toll on the road. If you go, be prepared for a really rough ride. If you have...More

2  Thank Russell A
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Only 2 hrs and 45 mins away from San Diego, this campground is an absolute treasure. My friends and I stayed on site #30, and according to the Ranger, it is the most sought-after campsite on the grounds. It is secluded, far from other sites,...More

Thank Manuel B
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Stay there overnight very quiet and quite Pleasant. the drive up there was scary, but once we arrived it was worth it. Very peaceful and amazing views and definitely a great place to take the kids if necessary. But great if you want to just...More

1  Thank Anastasia S
Reviewed 7 June 2016

It took good 20 min uphill through winding and bumpy road to get to Boulder Basin. If you have a car, you can still make it but just make sure you drive slow and avoid big potholes. I liked the fact that campsite was pretty...More

1  Thank getExtreme
Reviewed 30 August 2014

Bring in tons of water and an easy up for shade. It is not a campground for standard vehicles because you have to brave just over 3.5 miles of rocky unsaved road to get to the camp site and my sedan is the worse for...More

2  Thank DobsonWilsonFamily
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Number of rooms
34
Location
United States > California > Idyllwild
Also Known As
Boulder Basin Campground Hotel Idyllwild
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jmvermillion7
14 June 2017|
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Response from Russell A | Reviewed this property |
If you drive the road slowly & carefully those vehicles should have the clearance you need.
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