Canyon Creek Campground

Tahoe National Forest

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FR-0843-037 Nevada City, CA 95959 530-288-3231 530-265-4531 Official Website

GPS: 39.4376, -120.5798

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Overview of Canyon Creek Campground

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.
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Number of Sites 16

Open Seasonally June-September

Elevation 5,971 ft / 1,819 m

Tent Camping Yes

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Site Quality
3 reviews
“worth the drive”

Reviewed 4/28/2017

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 14
Site Number: multible sites
Overall Rating

I stay at this campground yearly. The road is a challenge, don't be in a hurry it will be worth it. Camp lies between two lakes, about one mile each direction. Very quiet, no crowds, clean pit toilets. No water or trash services, take out your garbage.

Site Quality

gordon would stay here again

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  • dry camping
  • Dispersed Camping
  • fishing
  • recreation trail
  • water access
  • restrooms: vault
  • pets


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