14925 Gr S Overland # Rt-1849 Julian, CA 92036-9308
Google Map Directions (760) 765-1463
Has a Horse Camp

Length of Trail: Vern Whitaker Horse Camp is located North of Borrego in the Anza Borrego Desert State Park with access to miles of trails.

Directions: From Borrego Springs Road turn right on Henderson Canyon Road. Approx 1/8 of a mile turn left (north) on Horse Camp Road. There is a big sign. Follow the dirt road straight through the beautiful orange groves, approx 4 miles to camp. Map

Equestrian Camp Ground: There is a row of 9 camp sites big enough for big rigs. There are camp restrooms and showers. The campsite includes a grill, fire ring, picnic table, and is big enough for two people and two horses. There is also a group site with wind ramada and group fire ring with grills and tables. There is a lunging area as well and wash rack for your horse. The water is potable.

Trail Conditions: There is a trail map posted at the campsite. There are a number of trails accessible from the campsite with good, sandy footing of various lengths.

Trail Users: The trail is open to hikers, cyclists, as well as horseback riders. Dogs are also welcome on a leash in the campground and the road leading into the camp. Please clean up after them. Dogs are not allowed on any trail.

General Site Info: The Campground is closed from June 1 to September 30 due to heat. You can make reservations through ReserveAmerica.com