Soup Springs Campground

Area Status: Closed
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A campsite under the trees at Soup Springs Campground

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

Reservations: Reservations are not accepted. All sites are first come, first served.
 
Fees $12 a night per unit.  Fees start 6/15/2013 
Open Season: Facilities open as weather permits; usually early June to late October.
Usage: Light
Busiest Season: July and August
Restrictions: 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.
Closest Towns: Likely 12 miles, Alturas 30 miles.
Water: Drinking water and stock water
Restroom: Vault Toilets
Passes: 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.
Operated By: US Forest Service

General Information

Directions:

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.
 


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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

A small campground with 8 family sites and the added bonus of horse corrals nearby.

Sleeping ShelterNone
Reservation InfoReservations are not accepted. All sites are first come, first served.
Fire InformationFires are permitted only in fireplaces provided. Gathering of dead and down wood is permitted.

RV Camping

Small RV's and trailers can negotiate the roads to Soup Springs but there are no hook-ups and no dump station.

Reservation InfoReservations are not accepted. All sites are first come, first served.
Fire InformationFires are permitted only in fireplaces provided. Gathering of dead and down wood is permitted.
No. of Accessible sitesNone
Pavement Type for ParkingGravel

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
41.30916667
  Longitude : 
-120.2772222
  Elevation : 
6,800 feet