Area Status: Open
Lakes Basin Campground is located in the Lakes Basin Recreation Area. Located nine miles southwest of Graeagle, California, this recreation area has special geological features. There is breathtaking scenery and over 20 small lakes nearby, most of which are accessible by hiking trails. This area provices a multitude of recreational activities including camping, fishing, boating, hunting, mountain biking, horseback riding, picnicking, hiking, backpacking, swimming, windsurfing and nature study. In the winter visitors can ice fish, snowmobile, cross-country ski and showshoe.
At a Glance
|| Open - No fees, no water and no trash pick-up. Pack out all trash.
||Open mid-September through Memorial Weekend.
||Sites can be reserved by calling 1-877-444-6777 or online at www.Recreation.gov The campground has about half reservation and half first come first serve.
||Interpretive Site,Accessible,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
- $20 per family campsite
- $40 per double campsite
- $3 pet fee
- No fees October through May
- 14 day camping limit
- 6 people per campsite
- 2 vehicles per campsite
||Accessible vault toilets
||Senior and Access passes honored. These passes are available at the Beckwourth Ranger Station in Blairsden, CA. from 08:00 to 16:00. Call 530) 836-2575 for information.
||Thousand Trails Management
||For information about this location please call the Beckwourth Ranger District Office in Blairsden, CA at (530) 836-2575
Four universally accessible sites, accessible toilet facilities
All campsites have parking. Several sites can accomodate vehicles up to 26'.
Take County Road 519 off of State Route 89 just out of Graeagle, California. Proceed north approximately nine miles to campground turnoff.