Camp Roberts Directions & Logistics




Main Gate

Take exit 244 from US 101 and continue to the main gate. 

Once through the main gate, take the curve to the left onto California Blvd. 

Continue towards the left onto Washington Blvd. 

Continue for approximately 1 mile and then turn right onto East Perimeter Road.

Continue on East Perimeter Road for approximately 6 miles until the McMillan Field Laboratory complex is on your right – look for the runway! 

Parking is available in the gravel lot on the left side of the road.


Directions on Google Maps


*Please abide to all speed limits and traffic signs while driving on Camp Roberts*


Gate 10 is CLOSED for this event

Driving Distances from Nearby airports:

San Luis Obispo: 43 miles - 1 hour drive

Monterey: 110 mile - 2 hour drive

San Jose: 160 miles - 3 hour drive

San Francisco: 190 miles - 3.5 hour drive

Los Angeles: 220 miles - 4.5 hour drive



Important Links



Most experimenters stay in Paso Robles or surrounding area. List of lodging.



Parcel Service (Individual packages, less than 150 lbs)
NPS Field Laboratory - McMillan Airfield
Attn: (*Your Company / Your Name*)
Bldg 914, Shipping & Receiving
Camp Roberts, CA 93451-5000
Ph 805-227-1314
Directly to the Airfield: Freight
NPS Field Laboratory - McMillan Airfield
Attn: (*Your Company / Your Name*)
McMillan Airfield, East Perimeter Rd
Camp Roberts, CA 93451-5000
Ph 805-227-1314

Please contact Ashley Hobson and Gerald Scott (Scotty) via e-mail at npsfx@nps.edu for any shipping questions or if your shipment requires any special equipment to unload or transport.

For further information please contact: npsfx@nps.edu



Camp Roberts is a desert-like environment, with hot dry days and cooler nights. You can view recent meterological observations at McMillan Airfield (base of operations for NPS FX events held at Camp Roberts). If you wish to look up forecasts, the nearest populated place is San MIguel, California.