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San Bernardino National Forest

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Address: San Bernardino, CA 92408-2607
Phone Number: 19093822600
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This region encompasses 660,000 acres of the San Bernadino Mountains with...

This region encompasses 660,000 acres of the San Bernadino Mountains with elevations ranging from 1,000 feet to the highest at Mount San Gorgonio at 11,502 feet.

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San Gorgonio Campground

We stayed there over the weekend, with my boyfriends family and it was amazing. Wonderful campground, and fantastic facilities.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
tykane01
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San Juan Capistrano, California
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San Juan Capistrano, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed there over the weekend, with my boyfriends family and it was amazing. Wonderful campground, and fantastic facilities.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The San Bernardino National Forest is a huge expanse of land and trees and water and mountains that rise into the sky that provide everyone with a couple of hours or a day to just get away from the stresses of modern day life. Just walking down a pine needle covered trail through the forest is enough to make you... More 

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Loma Linda, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whether you live the outdoors, hiking, and camping, or you prefer a cozy chalet with skiing and shopping, this area has what you want. I lean toward hiking and the outdoors and there are SO many natural beauties, all with easy driving of huge population centers! Such a treasure!

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Everett, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2016

After an absence of 30 years I was able to travel in these mountains. I still recognized many landmarks. Stopped by San Gorgrnio campground. Love the smell of the Jeffrey pine trees!

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San Bernardino, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

There are a multitude of activities you can experience here. You can visit Lake Arrowhead, Crestline,Lake Gregory, Silverwood Lake, Blue Jay or Big Bear Lake. You can fish, boat, hike,ski in the winter and shop. There are a few outlet stores in Lake Arrowhead. My husband, brother and friend hiked to the summit of Mt. San Gorgonio last month. He... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

Nice nice nice place to be. I recommend for any who loves adventure and who loves nature. The natural environment will make you feel good. I really like this place.

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Highland, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016

SB Mountains are gorgeous, with wonderful views sometimes as far as the ocean! Views from Rim of the World Drive on a clear day you can even see Catalina Island. From Lake Arrowhead village to Hypes Peak Arboretum on the way to Running Springs Village and then on up to Big Bear City and Big Bear Lake Village. On the... More 

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Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016

I was in the area to attend a camp. Each morning I got up earlier so that I could go hiking before the day started. Beautiful place to hike!

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San Bernardino, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

Traveled to Big Bear and it is a busy town, however very beautiful each time I visit. We went for a drive on Hwy 38, there was many campsites and trees, very gorgeous for California

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

We sort of roamed around on our way to and from Big Bear. The views through this park are beyond beautiful. Pictures and words can not do it justice. Take a day and just drive through it to sightsee. Stunning views.

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