Developed campground with 53 designated sites; maximum of 8 people per site. Maximum RV length 40' (not all sites will accommodate this size; some are limited to 25'). Parking is limited. Grills and tables provided. This campground is accross the road, Almanor Drive West, from Lake Almanor. It is a less than a 1/4 mile walk to the Lake form Almanor South Campground. Call the Almanor Ranger District for more information at (530) 258-2141.
From Chester, take Highway 36 west to Highway 89 South. Turn left on Highway 89 and continue about 6 miles, to Almanor Drive West (not to be confused with Almanor West development and Almanor West Drive). Turn left on Almanor Drive West (directly across from the Almanor Group Camp and rest area) and continue approximately 1 mile to Almanor South Campground on the right.
At a Glance
Open for the summer season
Check out time is 2:00 PM. Maximum stay 14 days.
Reservations are available for a number of sites in Almanor South. Please visit www.recreation.gov to make a reservation.
$18 per site per night
May - September
Campfires allowed in designated fire rings only
Located on the west shore of scenic Lake Almanor. From Chester, head west on Highway 36, turning south on Highway 89.