Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
Meadowview Campground Meadowview Sign Meadowview Campground


Meadowview Campground is situated in the Pinecrest Basin approximately one mile from the Pinecrest Lake Day Use Area and ½ mile off of Highway 108 and the Summit Ranger Station. Campers are welcome on a first-come, first-served basis. It has 100 camping sites, each of which has a metal stove/ fire pit and a table. Roads and parking areas, which vary in length, are paved. Water hydrants are located to serve several sites. All restrooms have flush toilets and sinks. This campground fills nightly on weekends and many weekdays between Memorial Day and Labor Day. It is recommended that you arrive early in the day if you plan to find an available site.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Summit Ranger District (HWY 108) - This campground is closed.
Operational Hours: Typically, Meadowview Campground is open May through September, weather permitting.
Reservations: First come, first served. Reservations may not be made for Meadowview Campground. 
Fees Dodge Ridge Corporation operates MeadowviewCampground and charges the following fees:
  • $23.00 for a single-family site
Dodge Ridge Corporation operates this campground under a special use permit administered by the Forest Service. The fees paid by concessionaires finance the refurbishment of facilities in the campgrounds they operate.
Open Season: May 2016 - October 16, 2016
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 available at faucets throughout campground. Filling of RVs is prohibited.
Restroom: Several flush toilets are located throughout the campground. No RV dump station available.
Operated By: Dodge Ridge Corporation

General Information

Directions: Off Dodge Ridge Road near Pinecrest Campground within the Pinecrest Recreation Area.

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Campground Camping

Forested and open areas near Pinecrest Lake. Food, marina and other services available nearby at Pinecrest Lake Resort. Fishing, boat ramp, picnic, swimming and trails nearby at Pinecrest Lake. Campground policy prohibits dogs being left alone at the campsite.
Reservation Infofirst-come, first-served
No. of Sites100


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