Lakeshore East Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

This campground is close to both Antlers and Sugarloaf boat ramps. Each site has a paved surface area, a picnic table, raised fire ring, and parking spur.

There are three Yurts located at the Lakeshore East campground. What is a Yurt? The Yurt is a modern adaptation of the ancient shelter used by Central Asian nomads for centuries. Though generally classified as a tent, the yurt is much stronger and weather tight. One of the Yurts has an accessible ramp.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Shasta Unit. The Cal Trans Interstate 5/Antlers Bridge replacement project is in progress. Expect heavy traffic along the access road to the campground and boat ramp as well as restricted boat travel adjacent to construction zones.
Operational Hours: Facility has a self-registration/fee station at the entrance. Reservation season is May - September through the National Recreation Reservation Service (NRRS) @ or by calling 1-877-444-6777.
Area Amenities: Interpretive Site,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees $20 - single site (1 vehicle and 8 people)
$35 - double site (2 vehicles and 12 people) Additional vehicles, if space allows, will be charged $6 per night. YURTS: $65 per night and are available for rental year round.
Open Season: Year round
Closest Towns: Redding, Lakehead, Shasta Lake City
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Flush
Passes: Interagency Recreation Passes are accepted. For more information on these passes, please check with the Interagency Recreation Passes website.
Operated By: Concessionaire to the Forest Service: Shasta Recreation Company, 14538 Wonderland Blvd., Redding, Ca
Information Center: Shasta Lake Ranger Station
14225 Holiday Road
Redding, Ca  96003
(530) 275-1587
Open Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm (Closed Federal Holidays)

General Information

Directions: Located one mile west of I-5 on lakeshore Drive within the community of Lakehead. From I 5, take exit 702 Antlers Road/ Lakeshore Drive exit. Turn left at end of off ramp. Turn left at stop sign junction. Follow Lakeshore drive about 1.3 miles to the Lakeshore East Campground sign, turn left on to campground road.

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Campground Camping

Total of 23 units. 17 single units and 6 double units. 3 of the single units also includes a Yurt. Average max. trailer size = 30 foot.


Camping trailer
Picnic tables
Fee charged for some activities
Tent camping
Interpretive Site
Drinking water