Lower Bucks Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Open with no fees or services until road closed due to weather.

A campground with 7 shady and lakeside sites.    Bucks Lake is a high mountain lake surrounded by the Bucks Lake Wilderness on one side and recreation residences/resorts on the other side.  Supplies and boat rentals are available at resorts.  First come, first served.  Bear box on site.

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees $20.00 per night
Open Season: When weather permits - 9/30
Usage: Heavy
Busiest Season: July-August
Closest Towns: Quincy, 17 miles.
Water: No
Restroom: Vaulted toilet
Passes: Access and Senior passes accepted.
Operated By: Royal Elk Park Mgmt.

General Information


Located 32 miles northeast of Oroville on Oroville-Bucks Lake Road, or 17 miles west of Quincy on Oroville-Bucks Lake Road.

General Notes:

Campgrounds remain open with no fees or services until road closes from weather.

Bear box on site.

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