Within the Mount San Jacinto State Park and Wilderness Area there are six primitive campgrounds. You must camp within the designated campgrounds. The closest to the Tram is picturesque Round Valley.
The State Park charges $5.00 per person for camping permits. There is no fee for hiking permits. For information on permits, please click here.
Campgrounds in the Mount San Jacinto State Park and Wilderness Area remain closed until further notice. For more information on the State Park, please visit parks.ca.gov/flattenthecurve.
Description of Camping Areas
|Area||Distance from Tram||Facilities|
|Round Valley Elev. 9,100 ft.||2.1 miles||28 campsites and pit toilets. No water.|
|Tamarack Valley Elev. 9,200 ft.||2.5 miles||13 campsites and pit toilets. No water.|
|Little Round Valley Elev. 9,700 ft.||6.5 miles||6 campsites and pit toilets. No water.|
|Strawberry Junction Elev 8,000 ft.||6.4 miles||3 campsites and pit toilet. No water.|
|Skunk Cabbage Zone Elev. 8,800 ft.||4.5 miles||Closed due to the Mountain Fire of 2013.|
|Lower Basin Zone Elev. 6,600 ft.||6.0 miles||Closed due to the Mountain Fire of 2013.|