The Hirz Bay family campground has been reconstructed as of 2009. Each campsite contains a paved parking spur, a table, bear boxes and one fire ring. This campground has a pay phone, an overflow parking area, access to Hirz Bay trail, Hirz Bay Group campgrounds #1 and #2, and is located near Hirz Bay boat ramp.
At a Glance
Facility has a self-registration/fee station at the entrance. Reservations are available, May 15 - September 15, through the National Recreation Reservation Service (NRRS) @ recreation.gov or by calling 1-877-444-6777.
$20 - single site (1 vehicle and 8 people)
$35.00 - double site (2 vehicles and 12 people) Additional vehicles, if space allows, will be charged $6 per night.
Memorial Day and 4th of July holiday weekends
Redding, Lakehead, Shasta Lake City
Interagency Recreation Passes: Holders of Senior and Access Passports are entitled to a 50% discount of the posted fee at Forest Service facilities. These passports are available at Ranger Stations and visitor information centers. Person over 62 years of age or the permanently disabled are eligible for these passports. There is a fee for Senior Passports. For more information on these passes, please check with the Interagency Recreation Passes website.
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 20 miles northeast of Redding. From I-5, take exit 698 Salt Creek/Gilman Road. Turn right at end of off ramp and follow Gilman Road east approximately 9 miles.