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  Camp Williams       34°13'56"N  117°47'24"W Elevation 1727'  
    East fork of the San Gabriel River Trout fishing just steps from your campsite Topographic map of area
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  Access: Take Interstate 210 to Exit 40 for Azusa Avenue/Highway 39. Drive north on Hwy 39 for 12 miles, through the City of Azusa and into the San Gabriel Mountains (39 is also named N Azusa Ave, then N San Gabriel Canyon Rd). When you reach the East Fork Bridge, turn right and cross the bridge. Continue 4 miles on East Fork Road to Camp Williams Resort and Campground.  
  Facilities: All tent camping is directly on the riverfront, RV sites overlook the river. All sites have picnic tables, RV sites have full hookups with 50 amp service. Dump station available.  
  Season: Open year round.  
  Fees: May through Sept: RVs $60.00/night, Tents $50.00/night, Off-Season Rates RVs $50.00/night, Tents $40.00/night, Higher on Holidays. Camping rates are a flat fee for up to 6 people. Children four years of age or younger may camp free and are not counted in the 6 people per site.  
  Nearby Hiking Trails: The east fork of the San Gabriel river provides access to the Sheep Mountain Wilderness. The Narrows and the 'bridge to nowhere' are also nearby.  
  Nearby 4x4 Trails: Nearby is the San Gabriel Canyon OHV Area with 150 acres of water crossings, rocks, dirt roads and sand hills. The riding area is open on weekends and holidays only.  
  Comments: Within easy reach of the greater Los Angeles area, Camp Williams is a quiet haven tucked away in the spectacular San Gabriel Mountains. Whether you like to camp, swim, fish, hike, bike, pan for gold, or just want to enjoy a delicious meal in our beautiful mountain location, you'll love Camp Williams Resort. We offer tenting directly on the banks of the San Gabriel River East Fork, and full-hook-up RV sites shaded by towering oak trees. Clean, modern restrooms and showers, and the convenience of our great Café & General Store will make your visit a comfortable one. It's so beautiful here, that you might just want to stake out your own little piece of Camp Williams. Our Mobile Home Park has both sites and units available. Having your own site includes use of our beautiful in-ground pool! Please inquire about becoming a long-term resident of Camp Williams. Once you get here, you may never want to leave!  
  Current Weather: Click here for the current 'pointcast' for this spot. ('Pops up' in a new window)  
  Managing Agency: Privately Owned Resort  
  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.