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  Sycamore Flats Campground       3424'49''N  11749'30''W Elevation 4275'  
    Campground entrance. A typical tent site. Topographic map of area
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  Access: From Highway 138 in Pearblossom, CA, turn south on Longview Rd. Turn left on Ave. W - this becomes Valyermo Rd. Continue past Forest Service Ranger Station. Turn right on Big Rock Road and drive approximately 2 miles to campground.  
  Facilities: 12 sites. Restrooms, picnic tables, fire pits, drinking water. Water may be turned off in winter months and dry seasons.  
  Season: Open year round, subject to weather and fire closures.  
  Fees: Adventure Pass required. Reservations not accepted.  
  Nearby Hiking Trails: Try hiking in the nearby Devils Punchbowl County Park, the trail starts a couple miles south of the campground.  
  Nearby 4x4 Trails: Nearby is Forest Road 4N11, providing access to roads along the ridges of the northern Angeles National Forest. Call the forest service office to see if the road is currently open.  
  Comments: Pets permitted. The water seems to be shut off as often than it is turned on. A generally nice campground, but it is often full. Babbling Big Rock creek is just across the access road. The Forest Service says this campground is open to both tents and RVs, but I doubt you could fit any RV longer than 20 feet in here.  
  Current Weather: Click here for the current 'pointcast' for this spot. ('Pops up' in a new window)  
  Managing Agency: US Forest Service. Call (661) 296-9710 for current conditions and additional information.  
  This information is generally reliable, but not guaranteed. Use this information at your own risk. Outdoor conditions can change rapidly. Sometimes long periods go by between the time our web pages are updated, so you may find the conditions on any road, trail or campsite are very different from the descriptions given above. Be prepared to make alternate plans. Plan ahead, do some research and make sure you have a map and compass and plenty of backbone. Whenever possible, call the managing agency for a current update before you travel. And carry an extra pair of dry socks, just in case.