Almanor Campground

Lassen National Forest

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Almanor Drive West Canyondam, CA 95923 530-258-2141 Official Website

GPS: 40.2176, -121.1764

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Overview of Almanor Campground

Number of Sites 104

Pad Type dirt

Reservations yes

Open Seasonally May - September

Elevation 4,527 ft / 1,379 m

Max Stay 14

Max Length 40 ft

Tent Camping Yes

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Reviews of Almanor Campground 3 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Overall Rating
Site Quality

Cell Phone Coverage

Verizon 4G
Confirmed by 1 User
Last reported 7/8/2018
AT&T 4G/5G
Confirmed by 2 Users
Last reported 9/27/2023
10 reviews
“Nice, Big Campground ”

Reviewed 9/27/2023

Days stayed: 2
Overall Rating

We enjoyed our stay here. It was off season and we had the place to ourselves. The big wildfire came close, but thankfully did not burn into the campground. We enjoyed the big trees, quiet shade and walking to the boat launch to let our dogs swim. Bathrooms and water on site. Cell service was weak, but usable.

Site Quality

Chrissy would stay here again

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The Vantastic Life
The Vantastic Life
Seattle, WA
6 reviews
“Great, quiet site with cell service”

Reviewed 7/8/2018

Nightly rate: $18
Days stayed: 4
Site Number: 49
RV Length: 19'
Overall Rating

This has turned out to be a fantastic campsite. We are working from our van, and this site provides us with the following things. - Cell service for Verizon and AT&T - A place to workout (we are CrossFitters) - 3 minute walk to Lake - 1 minute walk to toilet - Running trails *My Verizon service says 3 our of 4 bars of LTE, b... more

Site Quality
Verizon 4G

The Vantastic Life would stay here again

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“Almanor North ”

Reviewed 5/11/2018

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 4
Site Number: 25
RV Length: 16' (Travel Trailer)
Overall Rating

During the off season Almanor North is open for dispersed camping (the rest are closed and all cost $$ during the regular season). So many spots to choose from ranging from full sun to hidden in the woods. All felt private. Great recreational trail around the park. Quick walk to the lake. We walked around the other campgrounds (s... more

Site Quality

Explore.Something.New would stay here again

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Michael & Imkelina
Michael & Imkelina
35' Western RV Alpine Coach
55 reviews
BlaNicS Waypoints: Lake Almanor...Where the Sierras Meet The Cascades

As you simplify your life, the laws of the universe will be simpler, solitude will not be solitude, poverty will not be poverty, nor weakness, weakness. Henry David Thoreau As we bid farewell...

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  • dry camping
  • fishing
  • recreation trail
  • water access
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
  • group sites
  • ADA Accessible
  • restrooms: vault
  • trash
  • water available
  • pets
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