Pineknot Campground

Bristlecone, Big Bear Lake, California, United States | Campground

Travel Blogs from Big Bear Lake

The Hard Day

A travel blog entry by cale-and-becca


... to work in the heat. Turns out I'd been training for the desert portion of this hike the last 26 years. Lone star state! Our pacing slowed considerably but by the time we reached mile 238, no one there knew whether it was wise to push the extra two miles to 240 camp with a dubiously lauded spring awaiting us. My legs were still feeling good so I scouted up to camp 240 without my pack so I could ...

How Aboot The Weather, Eh?/ Off To La Quinta

A travel blog entry by jilnmike


We have been in DHS (Desert Hot Springs) for a whole four days now. We have spent a little time in town but it doesn't offer a lot of touristy attractions. It is a working persons town. It doesn't have the glitz and glamour of the Palm Springs area but it does have some hot spring spas.

The Sands Resort is truly an oasis in the desert. Everyone here loves this place. Some folks winter here for several months, some live here year 'round. The RV ...

Nature, Cure For Everything

A travel blog entry by mjanderson8708


... pick those people out fairly quickly. But everyone else, did they really come up here to stay in a heated building and just look out a window. To each there own though and I should not judge because at least they made the attempt and were enjoying themselves.

I made it down the mountain and back to my car in what seemed like seconds. It was as though I had not just spent the last four hours in this beautiful, natural place just enjoying life because all ...

The begining of the end...

A travel blog entry by vrosebaker


As I write this all to you I am in the last days of my spring break. Just as quickly as this week came, its going by, at least I am enjoying it. Now into the first days of March I cannot believe I got through February in one piece, there was so much that went on but all good actually :) Well here is a shot at trying to recap it all...

Well, I am not sure if I mentioned this last time but my hall, Grossmont, had a formal event. February 11th, 2011 was ...


A travel blog entry by vietnam_view


... was ready to be ill. Needless to say I hardly ate any of my breakfast (eggs that were supposed to be scrambled, but weren't, piled on top of revolting hash browns). The idea of biscuits and gravy for breakfast didn't help either!

I made us a salad that night to get over the lingering taste of grease!

That was literally it for Big Bear. For two people who had been on the road for what seemed like forever, it was heaven!


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This campground, located on Bristlecone, Big Bear Lake, is near Snow Summit, Champion Lodgepole Pine, Bear Mountain Trading Company, and Mountain Bear Essentials.
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