Willow Creek Campground

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A table, fireplace and parking under the trees at Willow Creek Campground.

Willow Creek Campground is the best kept secret in northern California. This small campground (8 sites) is easy to find, easy to navigate in and out with small trailers and motor homes and never full. A tiny creek runs between the campground and the day use picnic area. Lots of shade trees muffle the sounds of the highway.

At a Glance

Reservations: Reservations are not accepted. All sites are first come, first served.
 
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Toilets,Drinking water
Fees $12/Per campsite/vehicle/night
Open Season: Facilities open as weather permits; usually mid-May to late October.
Usage: Light
Busiest Season: August
Restrictions: Dogs on leash only. Please clean up after your dog. Camping limit 14 days.
Closest Towns: Adin, 14 miles.
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Passes: America the Beautiful Senior and Access passes and Golden Age and Golden Access passes are accepted for half priced camping. Follow the instructions on the bulletin board at the campground entrance.
Operated By: US Forest Service
Information Center: Big Valley Ranger District 530-299-3215

General Information

Directions:

From Adin go south on Hwy 139 approximately 14 miles and the campground is on the left just past the picnic area. From Susanville it's about 53 miles north on Hwy 139.


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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Every campsite at Willow Campground offers campers shade, ample parking and easy access in and out.  Sites are well spaced for privacy and away from the picnic area.  A small stream runs through the campground and fish are occasional visitors.  Just off the highway, Willow is often passed up by campers on their way to some other destination, leaving these 8 serene campsites just for your enjoyment.

General Info:

Parking:

Paved


Reservation Info Reservations are not accepted. All sites are first come, first served.
Fire Information Fires are permitted only in fireplaces provided. Gathering of dead and down wood is permitted.
No. of Sites 8 single sites
No. of Accessible sites Some campsites are accessible to persons in wheelchairs with assistance. Some tables and restrooms will accommodate persons in wheelchairs with assistance.

RV Camping

Campers with small RV's and trailers will like Willow Campground because the road and parking spurs are paved.  There are no pull-throughs but backing into the sites is easy.  There are some sites right on the creek and the water faucets and vault toilet is close to all sites.  There are no hook-ups or showers.

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.
Vehicle ClearenceWatch overhead for low hanging branches.
Size Restrictions32 feet
No. of Sites8 single sites
No. of Accessible sitesSome campsites are accessible to persons in wheelchairs with assistance. Some tables and restrooms will accommodate persons in wheelchairs with assistance.
Pavement Type for ParkingPaved

Amenities

Camping trailer 32 foot trailer available.
Toilets Vault toilets
Tent camping Several level shady sites avaliable for tents.
Drinking water Pipe water throughout campground.