Orange County Camping Overview
Camping in Orange County is possible at dozens of campgrounds. Find Orange County campgrounds with conveniences like flush toilets and showers, as well as popular and unique campgrounds to help you narrow the choice. These include State Parks, State Beaches, National Forests, State Forests, County Parks and privately owned camping resorts. Camping in Orange County varies from the sands of State Beaches to the mountains of foothills of Cleveland National Forest. Orange County campgrounds of notable interest include San Clemente State Beach Campground situated on the bluffs above the ocean, Caspars Park Campground tucked away in a canyon filled with oak trees and Two Harbors Campground on Catalina Island. We've included as much detail as possible so you have a better idea of what to expect and whether camping reservations are required in advance.
PETS: Dogs are allowed at almost all campgrounds but must be kept on a leash, picked up after, and never left unattended. Most beach camping allows dogs in the campground but not on the beach.
CAMPING CHECKLIST - download our checklist of common camping supplies and you won't forget anything at home.
REI - rents camping equipment including tents, sleeping bags, stoves, lanterns and more.
Looking for some late night campsite entertainment? Check out www.seasky.org for their celestial calendar including meteor showers.