Lake Alpine Recreation Area

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

Boat launch with parking for 60 cars and trailers. Speed limit on lake is 10 mph. No motorized boats on lake at night. Large boats not recommended.

Developed Campgrounds have no trailer hook-ups.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Calaveras Ranger District-tentatively opening May 23
Open Season: May
Best Season: Summer, mid week
Busiest Season: Holiday weekends
Restrictions: Camping is permitted only in signed campgrounds.
Water: potable
Restroom: Flush
Operated By: Lake Alpine Campgrounds Inc.
Information Center: All campgrounds in the Lake Alpine area are on a first come, first served basis.

General Information


Lake Alpine is located on Highway 4, fifty miles east of Angel's Camp.

General Notes:

The lake lies in a timbered setting at an elevation of 7,350 feet and covers 180 acres.  The boat ramp is located at the Lake Alpine Picnic Area.  There is no overnight mooring to the dock or shoreline vegitation.  There is a 10 mph speed limit, and no motorized boats are allowed on the lake at night.


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Fire Danger Level: Low
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