Update: July 21, 2020

Due to Covid-19, Campgrounds are not open and is not permitted at this time. For updates, please visit:

For after hour emergencies or disturbances please call Park Bureau Sheriff Dept. Dispatch at (800) 834-0064.

Campground Rules effectve immediately. 


Online Camping & Picnic Reservations - CLICK HERE

Note: The Friend's of Castaic Lake will be selling large bundles of split firewood in the campground Friday and Saturday nights. Watch for our trailer passing thru between 6:00pm - 7:00pm.

$7 cash for a large bundle.


Come spend the night at Castaic Lake State Recreation Area in Paradise Cove! You’ll pop your tent in and around the beach, have fun, sit around the campfire eating s’mores, watch a movie in the park, night fish or kayak under the moonlight in the lagoon then off to sleep under the stars.
Registration for the campout is required. S’mores and all activities are free to participants.

What to bring

You will need to provide all of your own camping equipment including food. Small propane camping stoves will be allowed.


We recommend bringing:


• Tent (participants are responsible for set-up & take down of tents)
• Sleeping bags
• Flashlights
• Fishing Gear
• Water, food, snacks (S’mores will be provided)


No electricity available. No shower facilities. Personal campfires are not allowed.

RV’s Welcomed
(No Hook-Ups)

This event will be held rain or shine unless extremely dangerous conditions exist. No refunds will be given.


Tent Decorating Contest


There will be a tent decorating contest Friday evening so bring your most creative stuff to ‘spruce’ up your tent. Prizes will be awarded to the most creatively decorated tents (1st-3rd place).


Friends of Castaic Lake


LOS ANGELES COUNTY PARKS & RECREATION Castaic Lake State Recreation Area
32132 Castaic Lake Drive, Castaic, CA 91384 - 661.257.4050

32132 Castaic Lake, Castaic CA 91384