Yellowjacket Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Recreation Opportunity Guides (ROG) - These guides contains information, maps, and directions to assist you in enjoying your trip to the Eldorado National Forest.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Closing September 8.
Operational Hours: Check in time is 2:00 p.m. Check out time is 1:00 p.m.
Reservations: CALL 1-877-444-6777, four days to 6 months in advance of your first night’s stay. Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover accepted. Both reservation and first-come, first-served sites available.
Rentals & Guides: None.
Area Amenities: Boat ramp,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water
Fees $25
$7/boatramp day use
Open Season: Memorial Day Weekend
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
Closest Towns: Pollock Pines, Ca
Water: Yes
Restroom: Vault and Flush
Passes: Interagency Senior and Access passes are accepted for single family units. Give your Interagency pass number when making a reservation.
Operated By: American Land and Leisure
Information Center: Information for the Crystal Basin Area is handled by the Pacific Ranger District at 530-647-5415 year-round and the Crystal Information Station east of Union Valley Reservoir on Ice House Road during the summer.

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Boat ramp
Camping trailer
Toilets vault
Picnic tables
Tent camping
Drinking water