Nordheimer Campground and Group Sites are located in a Douglas fir and hardwood forest close to the Wild and Scenic California Salmon River. Roads and parking areas are gravel. The main campround has 12 sites located under shady trees. Group sites A, B, and C have large grassy meadows, surrounded by forest. Site D overlooks the Salmon River with easy walking access for boaters and swimmers. Restrooms are portable in sites A, B, & C. Site D has its own accessible vault type restroom. Combination fire ring grills and picnic tables are provided at each site. Popular activities include swimming/sunbathing, rafting, kayaking, hiking, wildlife viewing and biking.
There is a host in spring.
At a Glance
Main campground open all year. Expected open dates for Nordheimer Group sites: April 16 through October 2.
Available by reservation only.
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Nordheimer is in the heart of the Salmon River whitewater area. Boat access to the river's edge is available with 4x4 vehicles. There are 4 reservation only group sites with tables and vault toilets.