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
Summit Ranger District - This campground is first-come, first-serve.
Typically, Fence Creek Campground is open May through September, weather permitting.
First come, first served. No reservations may be made for Fence Creek Campground.
The Forest Service operates Fence Creek Campground and charges the following fees:
$10.00 for a single-family site
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.
Communities with gas and/or groceries:
Cold Springs (last gas when traveling east)
Potable water is not available. Untreated water available from stream (if flowing). Treat water.
Vault toilets are available in the campground. No RV dump station available.
Directions: 21 miles east of Pinecrest on Fence Creek Road, just off Clark Fork Road.