Simple and Charming Cabin Camping in the San Gabriel Mountains of CaliforniaArcadia, California (United States)
Simple and Charming Cabin Camping in the San Gabriel Mountains of California
- Pets allowed
In the bathroom, guests will find a toilet, a sink, and a shower. Towels and toiletries are not provided. This cabin features a kitchenette with an oven and a propane refrigerator. All dishes, utensils, and cooking items are provided.
The main lodge also provides glampers with a lounging space that features a fireplace, chairs, a piano, percussion instruments, a table with a checkers/chess board painted on, a selection of cards and board games, and even a small library.
Outside, there is patio furniture, a big swing, two standard 22-inch kettle-type barbecue grill, a small zip-line, badminton, volleyball, shuffleboard, ping pong, and horseshoe facilities, a new archery course, and a chapel.
- Double bed
- Twin/Single bed
- Bunk bed
- Linens and pillows
- Dining table
- Shared Kitchen
- Cooking basics
- Tea kettle
- Lounge/Living room
- Dining room
- Fire pit
- Game room
- Shared Barbecue
- Outdoor furniture
- Ping-pong table
The spacious bathroom facilities offer clean running water, flush toilets, and hot showers, and there are separate facilities for women and men.
This property belongs to a non-profit conservancy organization. There is a chapel that is available for religious services, meditation, conference speeches, and musical performances. There’s also a barbecue grill, a big swing, badminton, volleyball, shuffleboard, ping-pong, and horseshoe facilities, in addition to a new archery course.
Guest must label all bags and boxes with their name and cabin and pay special attention to the packaging of food items, which must be at the pack station by 7:30 a.m. on Friday mornings or dropped off earlier in the week.
The camp may provide meals if specified as part of an organized event. Guests must assist in the dining room maintenance and routine under the direction of the host or manager for this service to be provided.
Location + Surroundings
Access to rental cabins at Sturtevant Camp is via hiking trails only. After parking at Chantry Flat, the camp is located 4.3 miles in along the Gabrielino Trail.
- Wildlife watching
Some of the activities glampers can enjoy to the fullest in this camp include volleyball, badminton, ping-pong, shuffleboard, horseshoes, croquet, a big swing, games, and self-guided nature walks. The natural surroundings provide many sightseeing and bird watching opportunities while hiking to Mount Wilson or Newcomb Saddle. Photographers, yoga enthusiasts, and people wanting to completely disconnect from city life will find beautiful and peaceful sceneries in this area of Southern California.
Check-in: 12:00 PM
Check-out: 02:00 PM
Infants allowed Under 2 years old
Children allowed 2-12 years old
Some spaces are shared
Glampers must keep in mind that there is no cell reception, and electricity is limited to lighting from dusk until 10 p.m. only, so bringing a flashlight is important.
Smoking is allowed exclusively in front of the main lodge, and hunting, fireworks, firearms, ammunition, and explosives are prohibited.
The camp is only open Friday night to Sunday noon.