Fence Creek Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

Fence Creek Campground situated in a mixed conifer forest high above the Clark Fork of the Stanislaus River. It is located on Forest Road 6N06 off of Clark Fork Road. Turn left off of Highway 108 at Clark Fork Road, about 20 miles from the Summit Ranger Station. There are 38 sites; each site has a table and a fire ring. The main road and parking pads are dirt-surfaced. Potable water is not available. Toilets are vault-style. Fee charged for extra vehicle parking.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Summit Ranger District - This campground is first-come, first-serve.
Operational Hours: Typically, Fence Creek Campground is open May through September, weather permitting.
Reservations: First come, first served. No reservations may be made for Fence Creek Campground. 
Fees The Forest Service operates Fence Creek Campground and charges the following fees:
  • $10.00 for a single-family site
Restrictions: Camp in designated sites only. The number of people allowed in a single campsite is six. The maximum length of stay in any campground is 14 days. Campfire permits are not required in developed campgrounds. Do not burn plastic or metal. Please leave the area in as good (or better) condition than you found it. Often, locations destroyed by thoughtless campers must be closed to restore the area's natural health. Help ensure your favorite area remains open.
Closest Towns: Communities with gas and/or groceries:
  • Highway 108:
    • Sonora
    • Twain Harte
    • Cold Springs (last gas when traveling east)
    • Pinecrest
    • Strawberry
Water: Potable water is not available. Untreated water available from stream (if flowing). Treat water.
Restroom: Vault toilets are available in the campground. No RV dump station available.
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: 21 miles east of Pinecrest on Fence Creek Road, just off Clark Fork Road.

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Campground Camping

Forested area along small creek within the Clark Fork Recreation Area. Food, gas and other services available nearby at Dardanelles Resort.
Reservation Infofirst-come, first-served
No. of Sites38

RV Camping

Fire Danger Level: Low
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
38.3648

  Longitude : 
-119.8783

  Elevation : 
6100