Ellery Creek Campground

  

Ellery Creek is a beautiful, forested campground located on the McCloud Arm of Shasta Lake. When the lake is at its highest, to approximately 50 feet down, boats can be moored on the shore within sight of the campground making this a very popular place to camp. All sites have a picnic table, tent pads, fire rings, bear boxes, and paved parking spurs.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: From April through mid September, facility is open with a self-registration/fee station at the entrance. Reservation season is May - September through the National Recreation Reservation Service (NRRS) @ recreation.gov or by calling 1-877-444-6777.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees $20
Single Unit = 1 vehicle and 8 people
Additional vehicles, if space allows, will be charged $6 per night.
Best Season: Spring and early Summer
Busiest Season: Memorial Day and 4th of July holiday weekends
Closest Towns: Redding, Lakehead, Shasta Lake City
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Concessionaire to the Forest Service: Shasta Recreation Company, 14538 Wonderland Blvd., Redding, Ca
Information Center: Shasta Lake Visitor Information Center
14250 Holiday Road
Redding, Ca  96003
(530) 275-1589
Open May 16 - Labor Day weekend

General Information

Directions: Located 15 miles northeast of I-5 on Gilman Road. From I-5, take exit 698 Salt Creek/Gilman Road. Turn right at end of off ramp and follow Gilman Road east approximately 11 miles.

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Campground Camping

Total of 19 units. Average max. trailer size = 30 foot.

Amenities

Camping trailer
Toilets
Picnic tables
Parking
Tent camping
Drinking water