Soup Springs Campground offers hikers and horsemen access to the central portion of the South Warner Wilderness. This campground is designed as a family camp but corrals for horses are available near the equestrian trailhead away from the campsites. Horses are not permitted in the campground.
The two trailheads meet up a short distance from the campground.
At a Glance
Reduced services begin on 10/20/2014. The campground is still open, however please plan to bring your own water and to also pack out your trash. THANKS!
Reservations are not accepted. All sites are first come, first served.
Due to end of season reduced services, fees will not be charged after 10/20/2014.
Facilities open as weather permits; usually early June to late October.
July and August
Dogs on leash only. Please clean up after your dog. Camping limit 14 days. Horses are not permitted in the campground. The horse corrals are near the trailhead. Camping at the corrals is not permitted. Please use the developed campsites.
Likely 12 miles, Alturas 30 miles.
Drinking water and stock water
America the Beautiful Senior and Access passes and Golden Age and Golden Access passes are accepted for discounts on camping. See the bulletin board at the entrance for details and prices.
US Forest Service
Warner Mountain Ranger District - 530-279-6116
From Alturas go south on US Hwy 395 approximately 18 miles to Likely, CA. Turn east on County Road 64/Jess Valley Rd and go 3.2 miles to Blue Lake Road and West Warner Road. Turn left (northeast) on West Warner Road for 5 miles to Forest Road 40N24. Turn right on 40N24 and go 4.5 miles to the campground.
There is parking for horse trailers near the corrals.