Blue Lake Campground

Modoc National Forest

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Blue Lake Road Alturas, CA 96101 530-279-6116 530-233-5811 Official Website

GPS: 41.143, -120.28

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Overview of Blue Lake Campground

Number of Sites 48

Open Seasonally June-October

Elevation 6,135 ft / 1,869 m

Max Stay 14

Max Length 32 ft

Tent Camping Yes

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finaegelin
Walnut Creek, CA 23' Pleasure Way Plateau TS
2 reviews
“Forest camp with lovely lake view. ”

Reviewed 7/29/2020

Nightly rate: $12
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: D
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Beautiful spot overlooking the lake in a pine/fir forest with open understory. No hookups or showers. Lake is great for kayaks etc, swimming and we saw fish jumping esp at dusk. Very quiet, only ⅓ full sites midweek. Clean restrooms.

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finaegelin would stay here again

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“High Elevation + Peekaboo Lake View Sites = Heaven! *CASH/CHECK ONLY/DRY CAMPING!*”

Reviewed 7/23/2020

Nightly rate: $12
Days stayed: 3
Site Number: 47
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Heading west along US-20 and then south onto Hwy 395 from South Eastern OR into Northern CA, we pre-planned staying 1-2 nights at this CG. There are some sections of expansion-compaction bump issues on the roads to get to this CG (all are asphalt), but MAN is it worth it! We arrived on a Thursday @ around 5:00pm, and it was about 85% f... more

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Nessie The Navion would stay here again

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MWC
Chevrolet 3500HD Lance 850 Truck Camper
10 reviews
“Great peaceful place for early or late season visits.”

Reviewed 5/15/2018

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 3
Site Number: D
Overall Rating

Great Forest service campground. We were there early season - Mid-May and were the only ones in the campground. Water was not yet turned on and campground not officially open so no fees. Some of the sites are level - but many require leveling. Fishing at this lake can be excellent - wild brown trout and stocked rainbows. We have s... more

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MWC would stay here again

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Amenities

Hookups
  • dry camping
Recreation
  • boat ramp
  • fishing
  • recreation trail
  • water access
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
  • pull thru
Facilities
  • ADA Accessible
  • restrooms: vault
  • trash
  • water available
Pets
  • pets

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Lovely quiet forest camp

- finaegelin

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- Dan The Camp Man

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Like heaven!

- A7thKevin

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