Black Jack Campground - Catalina Island Camping
The Black Jack Campground is nestled among pine and eucalyptus trees near Mt. Orizaba. At 2,097-feet, it’s Santa Catalina Island’s highest peak. At 1,600 feet above sea level, the facility provides eleven campsites with sweeping views of rolling terrain to the ocean. Situated several miles from both Avalon and Two Harbors, Black Jack Campground offers tranquility in the island’s interior.
Facilities and Activities
- Picnic Tables
- BBQ and fire ring
- Fresh water
- Chemical toilets
- Lockers with firewood
Directions to Campground
The Black Jack Campground trailhead is accessible by either hiking, taking the Airport Shuttle from Avalon, or by Safari Bus. The trailhead for the campground is 9 miles from Avalon and 11.8 miles from Two Harbors. Once at the trailhead, it is a 1.5-mile moderate hike into the campground.
|Summer (Mar 9 to Oct 28)||$22 per night||$13 per night|
|Winter (Jan 2 to Mar 8 and Oct 29 to Dec 31)||$17 per night||$8 per night|
|Holiday (2 night minimum)||$24 per night||$14 per night|
Book online or call 310-510-TENT (8368). For groups of 20 or more adults, please call 310-510-2000 ext. 1246 (Please note that reservations booked over the phone are subject to a $10 administration fee).
Selected camping equipment is available for rent from Two Harbors Visitor Services.
Campers must check-in at either Hotel Atwater (or the Pavilion Hotel mid-week during the winter) in Avalon or Two Harbors Visitor Services in Two Harbors. If you pre-purchased a locker for firewood, you will be issued a lockbox key at check-in. Locker keys are $15 and include 1 bundle of firewood. There is a 10-day maximum stay at all campgrounds.