Some campsites in Big Sur are Limekiln State Park, Big Sur Campground & Cabins, Bottchers Gap, Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park and Ponderosa Campground, among the many other area campgrounds. In Big Sur, there is a mix of state parks, private campgrounds, resorts and state reserves. Big Sur is a region on California’s Central Coast, and it includes the 90 miles of coastline between San Carpoforo Creek in San Luis Obispo County and Carmel River in Monterey County.Continue Reading
Big Sur is sparsely populated and extends about 20 miles inland to the Santa Lucias foothills. Area campsites offer everything from wilderness camping to drive-up camping. Activities for campers in Big Sur include hiking, surfing and picnicking.
Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park is a Big Sur campsite located just 15 to 20 minutes from McWay Falls and a hike through giant redwoods away from Pheiffer Falls.
Kirk Creek campground sits on a bluff overlooking the ocean, with half of the sites available by reservation only and half available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Andrew Molera State Park has 24 hike-in campsites and offers surfing and hiking. There is a fire pit with a grill and picnic table available, as well as garbage bins and restrooms.Learn more about Geography