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Black Jack Campground
Avalon, CA 90704

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
  • Showers
  • Fresh water
  • Chemical toilets

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.


  Adult Child
Summer (Mar 8 to Oct 28) $23 per night $14 per night
Winter (Jan 1 to Mar 7 and Oct 29 to Dec 31) $18 per night $8 per night
Holiday (3 night minimum) $24 per night $15 per night
*Weekends have a 2 night minimum, holidays have a 3 night minimum.


Book online or call 310-510-TENT (8368). Please note that reservations booked over the phone are subject to a $10 administration fee. A $9.25 service fee is added to all online reservations. For groups of 20 or more adults, please call 310-510-2000 ext. 4211 or email camping@scico.com

Equipment Rental

Selected camping equipment is available for rent from Two Harbors Visitor Services


Campers must check-in at either the Camping Center in Avalon, located at the Tour Plaza or Two Harbors Visitor Services in Two Harbors.  There is a 10-day maximum stay at all campgrounds. ***Per Los Angeles County Fire, no fires or charcoal are allowed at Blackjack campground.  Propane stoves are fine for now. We will resume when the drought is over.  

Reservations Required

310-510-TENT (8368)

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Cancellation Policy
Full refund for reservations canceled 72 hours in advance of arrival date.


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