Rest, Relax, & Recharge - Peaceful Remote Camping in Southern California

Boulevard/Cleveland National Forest KOA Holiday is the perfect place to get away and spend quality time with your family, friends or yourself. Formerly known as, “The Oaks at Sacred Rocks RV Park”, this campground is the same gorgeous property it once was – renovated with new amenities and a vision for the preservation of the land's natural resources! It is a quiet, peaceful and tranquil campground centered on an outstanding guest experience and the preservation of our natural environment. Our beautiful park is nestled in Southern California's High Desert, located less than 65 miles from the beaches of San Diego and about 24 miles from Cleveland National Forest. With some of the best water and air quality in the country, our mission is to maintain a healthy environment for guests to relax, recharge and rejuvenate.

We offer accommodations year-round for RVers, campers and outdoor enthusiasts of all ages looking for an immersive getaway into nature. With over 40 tree-lined acres of spacious campsites, hiking trails and unique amenities, Boulevard/Cleveland National Forest KOA Holiday is a must-see for stargazers and animal lovers! We invite you to share the experience. Come camp with us!

The Best Campsite Options for Remote Camping in Southern California
We have everything you need when you want to experience remote camping in Southern California. Our scenic property offers a wide variety of options to perfectly cater to all of your camping needs and preferences. 

Our campground offers:

  • RV Camping Sites: Park your RV in one of our big rig-friendly Pull-Thru or Back-In Sites. Each gravel RV Site has full hookups and 50/30/20 amps. Select sites also provide a patio with outdoor furniture, firepit, and charcoal grill.
  • Deluxe Cabins and a Bunkhouse: If you prefer glamping near Southern California, consider staying in one of our Deluxe Cabins or our Bunkhouse. The Deluxe Cabins have a kitchen and bath to ensure you have the comforts of home. Our Bunkhouse provides a more rustic experience, with no kitchen or bath available.
  • Tent Sites: The campground's tent sites are open and spacious, allowing campers to enjoy a more traditional camping experience in their own space. Fall asleep under the stars and truly disconnect from the hustle and bustle of your life. We offer sites with and without water and electric hookups.

All of our RV and Tent Sites are pet friendly. You can bring your beloved furry family members with you during your relaxing trip away from the city. 

Looking for alternatives to the typical Cleveland National Forest Campgrounds? We've got you covered! Our unique location provides the perfect balance of peace and quiet, while still being relatively close to this beautiful natural landmark.

Fan Favorite Campground Amenities
Whether you are staying in our Boulevard, California, RV park, cabins or a tent, you can enjoy the many amenities available for guests around the campground. With a well-maintained property, we ensure you and your family can focus on recharging safely and peacefully. Enjoy high-quality amenities like:

  • Hiking Trails
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Frisbee Golf
  • Horseshoes
  • Farm Animals
  • Koi Pond
  • Guided Tours
  • Meditation Labyrinth
  • Kids Zipline
  • Playground

Weekend Camping Events Held at Boulevard KOA
The campground hosts several weekend events that the whole family will love throughout the camping season. For a delicious and nutritious breakfast, you can eat with other campers on Sundays in the Clubhouse.

Local Attractions Near Our Campground in McCain Valley, California
While there is plenty to do at our RV campground in Southern California, you can also enjoy exploring the local area. Travel to the beaches and iconic attractions in beautiful San Diego, go on an adventure to the Desert View Tower in Jacumba, or explore Anza-Borrego and the Salton Sea. 

You could also learn about railroad history by visiting Campo, California's Pacific Southwest Railway Museum. See artifacts and equipment from the 20th-century railroads and trains. You can even take a train ride in one of the vintage locomotives! 

Continue experiencing history by taking a trip to the Wisteria Candy Cottage, a one-room schoolhouse turned candy shop. The Wisteria Candy Cottage has continued its tradition of hand-making candy and hand-dipping chocolate since its inception in 1921.

Of course, don't forget about apple picking and trying the famous Julian pie - this San Diego Fall favorite is just past Mt. Laguna, making it a great day trip. 

Your Tranquil Base Camp for Southern California and Beyond!
Boulevard/Cleveland National Forest KOA Holiday is the perfect balance between being peaceful and remote, while still being centrally located. Our Southern California campground is the perfect base camping option for:

  • Anza-Borrego Desert State Park - 37.4 miles
  • Cleveland National Forest - 24.0 miles
  • El Cajon, California - 50.1 miles
  • El Centro, California - 55.7 miles
  • Jacumba Hot Springs - 12.7 miles
  • Julian, California - 47.9 miles
  • McCain Valley, California  - 8.5 miles
  • San Diego, California - 60.1 miles
  • Salton Sea - 102.0 miles
  • Tecate, Mexico - 26.3 miles
  • Yuma, Arizona - 114.0 miles

Spend the Day in San Diego, California
Boulevard/Cleveland National Forest KOA Holiday is the superior choice for those looking to visit San Diego. Ditch the expensive hotels and loud noises of the city at night. When you stay with us, you get a clean and quiet place to return to in the evening, while having convenient access to everything San Diego has to offer during the day. Shop, sightsee and visit some of the best beaches in the country – only 60 miles away from our campground.

We highly recommend making at least one exciting day trip to San Diego during your stay with us. To make planning as easy as possible, we've put together the perfect San Diego day trip itinerary for our guests. For guests looking for multiple excitement-filled days, we also have a perfect 5-Day San Diego itinerary that will truly give you a taste of all that San Diego has to offer. Visit San Diego during the day, and come back to our campground for a peaceful night of sleep. 

Camping Near El Centro, California, The Largest City in Imperial County
Located a little over 55 miles away, El Centro, California offers a wide variety of things to do with the family. Take your kids to Bucklin Park and let them spend the afternoon playing on the children's playground and exploring the park. Golf enthusiasts can spend the day at one of the area's vibrant golf courses. No city would be complete without a popular mall, and for El Centro, that's the Imperial Valley Mall, a large mall with a mix of popular brands and local businesses you won't find anywhere else.

Explore Julian, California, a Historic Mountain Town 
Julian, California is a former mining town, with a host of charming boutiques and beautiful nature sights all brimming with the area's local culture and history. Explore the Julian Pioneer Museum for a glimpse into the town's past. Look for a gift at one of the local shops to commemorate your trip. Just outside the city is Lake Cuyamaca, a popular attraction among outdoor enthusiasts and families with kids. 

Staying at our RV park near Julian, California means you're less than 50 miles away from all of these memorable experiences. 

Go Sightseeing in Cleveland National Forest
Our campground is the ideal option for those planning their next Cleveland National Forest camping trip. We're located just 24.0 miles away from this natural wonder. Staying with us gives you convenient access to some of the best forest and waterfall sightseeing in all of Southern California. We even recommend throwing on your favorite pair of hiking boots and exploring one of this national park's fantastic forest hikes. 

Book Your Stay Today at Boulevard KOA
Relax and recharge in the countryside with Boulevard/Cleveland National Forest KOA Holiday. You can enjoy a peaceful remote camping trip the next time you want to escape the city.

Start planning your trip by reserving your campsite with us today!

Campground Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 60' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Pool (4/15 - 10/31)
  • Propane ($)
  • Firewood ($)
  • Dog Park
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Ways to Stay

KOA Holiday

KOA Holiday Campgrounds

Whether you’re exploring the local area or hanging out at the campground, KOA Holidays are an ideal place to relax and play. There’s plenty to do, with amenities and services to make your stay memorable. Plus, you’ll enjoy the outdoor experience with upgraded RV Sites with KOA Patio® and Deluxe Cabins with full baths for camping in comfort. Bring your family, bring your friends, or bring the whole group – there’s plenty of ways to stay and explore.

KOA Holidays Feature:

  • RV Sites with a KOA Patio®
  • Deluxe Cabins with full baths
  • Premium Tent Sites
  • Group meeting facilities

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Local Area

Vikara Center at Boulevard KOA

Vikara Center is a yoga and wellness retreat, training, and practice center dedicated to positive transformation. Our mission is to grow a vibrant community focused on raising consciousness and inspiring positive transformation for the co-creation of our future. We are committed to empowering individuals to achieve their highest state in body, mind and spirit.

Vikara beckons as a peaceful oasis, encouraging you to retreat, unwind, and rekindle your connection with yourself, the environment, and the authentic rhythm of life. We look forward to welcoming hosts and guests on a journey towards a balanced and enriched life. 

Check out the website for upcoming events and to schedule your private retreat.

1331 Shasta Way

Boulevard, CA 91905



Ice Skating - Holidays at the Farm

There's an ice rink now open in Julian! 

Friday, Saturday, Sunday through January 1, 2024
Farm Activities: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Ice Skating & Concessions: 11:00am - Close

About Julian Farm & Orchard

"Julian Farm and Orchard is located just an hour east of San Diego in the Wynola neighborhood of Julian.

We are excited to share our beautiful 25-acre sustainable farm with you. As an agritourism destination, we offer a hands-on experience that is fun for all ages year-round. Our guests experience a working farm without all the work. Julian Farm and Orchard includes sprawling apple orchards and lush agriculture making us a truly unique destination for all visitors. The petting zoo area offers an up-close encounter with the friendly animals who call the farm their home. Our welcoming staff loves to see each guest who visits and ensures a safe and memorable experience for all.  Other experiences during the year include tractor-pulled hayrides, rock climbing wall, axe throwing, picnic areas, hammocks, a gift shop, free parking, and various food and beverage options.

Our schedule includes U-Pick Daffodils during late February, March and April; U-Pick Strawberries, Raspberries, Blackberries and Sunflowers during June, July and August; with U-Pick apples in September; Harvest Fest and our famous Pumpkin Patch during late September and October; and Christmas on the Farm in November and December of each year."

4381 Julian Hwy

Santa Ysabel, CA 92070




Jacumba Spa and Resort

Spa and Resort within a 15 minute drive from KOA Boulevard that offers day rates for use of facilities and spa treatments.  Walk-ins are welcome.  The resort includes a restaurant and bar.

44500 Old Hwy 80

Jacumba, CA 91934




San Diego Beaches

Take a day trip to the beaches of beautiful San Diego! La Jolla Shores is best known for spotting seals, Mission Beach boardwalk is a must for tourists, Ocean Beach has a famous dog beach, Encinitas has fantastic restaurants - and that's just naming a few of the popular beach towns!


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