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Live Map of open & closed areas is now available here.


New to Camp Pendleton Hunting?

Click on the PERMITS tab and follow the instructions. See the rules and hunting schedule under the REGULATIONS tab.

Archery Proficiency Shoot Permits are now available.*Must have completed the 2022-23 iSportsman validation process prior to participating in the proficiency shoot.

Call 1-877-828-1503 to check in/out of hunting areas if unable to log onto iSportsman. You will need your Permit # and PIN.

After creating an iSportsman account OR TO VALIDATE YOUR ACCOUNT FOR THE CURRENT YEAR, submit a photo of your Military ID, California Hunting License, and Camp Pendleton Hunting Permit to:

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Hunting & Fishing Area Availability

Update for [05 Feb 2023] 

Fishing: (Create an account and check in utilizing, when fishing at Case Springs and Lake Pulgas)


Case Springs: CLOSED   Lake Pulgas: CLOSED    Lake O'Neill:  OPEN 7 days/wk


Del Mar Beach:  OPEN 7 days/wk              San Onofre Beach: OPEN 7 days/wk         Cockleburr/White Beach: CLOSED




‚ÄčSmall game: Closed


Waterfowl: Must utilize parking areas along asphault roads and walk in to blinds/River

Sunday Oscar1 blinds, Lima East, SMR1 river, SMR2 Blinds