Feather Falls Trailhead Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

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Five developed units.  First come first serve. There are now 2 bear proof trash bins at the trail head.  If these become too full, please pack your trash out.The water System is down at this time.

There is also now a Trail Head sign in sheet, provided for your safety and for comments.  By keeping track of trail visitors, we can insure that incase of an emergency, we will know who is on the trail.  Thank you for your cooperation.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: The upper and lower loops of the Feather Falls Trail are now open. Please pack out trash.
Operational Hours: Open year-round, weather permitting.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees No Fee Required
Usage: Medium
Best Season: spring - early summer
Busiest Season: spring - early summer
Restrictions: 14 day maximum stay. No OHV use permitted in Feather Falls Scenic Area
Closest Towns: Feather Falls
Water: potable water
Restroom: vault toilets
Operated By: Plumas National Forest Feather River Ranger District

General Information


From Oroville take Oro Dam Blvd. to Olive Hwy., turn right.  Take Olive Hwy. approximately 5 miles to Forbestown Rd., turn right and go 7 miles.  Turn left on Lumpkin Rd., continue 12 miles to trailhead turn off and turn left.  Go 1.5 miles to parking area.  Camp units are at the beginning of the parking area while trailhead is at the end.



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Dispersed Camping

Campground Camping

Feather Falls has five developed campgrounds that are first come, first serve. Each site is equipped with a fire ring and built-in grill. Two vault style restroom are available in addition to potable water.

Status: Open
Fees: No fees charged


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Picnic tables
Tent camping
Drinking water