Area Status: Closed
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
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.
||Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Single Unit = 1 vehicle and 8 people
Additional vehicles, if space allows, will be charged $6 per night.
||Spring and early Summer
||Memorial Day and 4th of July holiday weekends
Redding, Lakehead, Shasta Lake City
||Concessionaire to the Forest Service: Shasta Recreation Company, 14538 Wonderland Blvd., Redding, Ca
Shasta Lake Visitor Information Center
14250 Holiday Road
Redding, Ca 96003
Open May 16 - Labor Day weekend
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.