Almanor Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Developed campground with 104 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.  ADA accessible site available.  Call the Almanor Ranger District for more information at (530) 258-2141.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Almanor North, Almanor South, and Almanor Legacy Campgrounds are open for the season.
Operational Hours: Check out time is 2:00 PM.  Maximum stay 14 days.
Reservations: Reservations are available for a number of sites in Almanor South. Please visit www.recreation.gov to make a reservation.
Fees $18 per site per night
Open Season: May - September
Usage: Heavy
Busiest Season: Summer
Restrictions: Campfires allowed in designated fire rings only
Closest Towns: Located on the west shore of scenic Lake Almanor.  From Chester, head west on Highway 36, turning south on Highway 89. 
Water: Drinking water available
Restroom: Vault toilets
Information Center: Almanor Legacy Campground sites will be available first come, first served; reservations are not available. A maximum of 8 people is allowed per single site; 16 people maximum are allowed per double site. Water and electrical hookups are provided and a pay-per-use sewer dump station is available onsite. Almanor Legacy site fees are $30/single site/night; $60/double site/night; $5/use at the dump station. Interagency (Golden Age/Golden Access) passes may be used for single sites only.

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
40.217072
  Longitude : 
-121.177722
  Elevation : 
4550'