This site provides a unique camping experience, these beautiful mountain lakes offer a more secluded environment with no vehicular access. All of the campsites must be accessed by a path from a distant parking area. Distances to campsites range from 150 feet to 1 mile. Day use area within the Campground.
17 campsites (tent-sites) with picnic tables, and fire pits
2 group campsites
Day use area
No garbage disposal - Please pack it out
At a Glance
03/15/2013: No current conditions report available.
50% discount for single site camping & day use with any of these passes: Interagency Annual, Interagency Senior, Interagency Access, Gold Age and Golden Access.
50% discount for day use with Interagency Military pass.
Quiet hours between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m.
Campfires in developed fire pits only
Fireworks are prohibited
Dogs must be on leash
OHV/ATV use prohibited in the campground
Maximum length of stay: 14 days
Siskiyou Mountains Ranger District
Travel south from Jacksonville 6.5 miles on Highway 238 to Ruch and turn left on to Upper Applegate Road (County Road 859). Continue south approximately 14 miles to Applegate Lake and turn left on Forest Road 1075 and continue 8.5 miles to the parking area.
The campground remains open from November through mid-May with no fee charged, however, there is no drinking water or garbage service during this time. Please remember to pack your drinking water in and to pack your garbage out.