Located in a large, open, flat area near Lake Alpine, only open when the Alpine Lake basin is full.
At a Glance
Calaveras Ranger District - Closed, Maximum Length of Stay - 48 hours. Only open when the Alpine Lake basin is full.
Maximum Length of Stay - 48 hours
Emergency medical services available at the Arnold Medical Clinic in the Meadowmont Shopping Center in Arnold, or at Mark Twain St. Joseph's Hospital in San Andreas (Highway 49). Gas, groceries, camping supplies are available in Bear Valley and at Lake Alpine Lodge. Public (fee) showers available at Lake Alpine Lodge.
Lake Alpine Campgrounds Inc.
Directions: Adjacent to Lodgepole Group Campground, two miles west of Lake Alpine on Highway 4.
Camping & Cabins
Recreation areas with activity Campground Camping:
Lake Alpine provides a wide variety of recreation opportunities, including low-speed boating (boat launch available) fishing, hiking, and biking. Interpretive Programs are offered by Forest Service rangers during the summer months.