Rush Creek Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

Rush Creek campground is located off of Highway 3, eight miles north of Weaverville.

The campground stretches along Rush Creek among Douglas fir, oak and maple. The sound of Rush Creek can be heard throughout the campground. Most campsites are well separated providing good privacy. Fishing is good for brook trout. The campground road and spurs are unpaved. All campsites have fire rings and picnic tables. Some campsites have a Klamath Oven. There is no piped water.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Trinity Unit. Closed during winter months. Dry camping only.
Operational Hours: May 15 - September 15
Reservations: First come, first serve
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets
Fees $10 per day, $5 per day, per additional vehicle
Open Season: - Sept.12
Closest Towns: Weaverville
Water: None
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Concessionaire to Forest Service - Shasta Recreation Company, 14538 Wonderland Blvd., Redding, CA
Information Center: Weaverville Ranger Station
P.O. Box 1190
Weaverville, CA  96093
(530) 623-2121

General Information


From Weaverville, take Hwy 3 north for about 8 miles. Turn left at Rush Creek campground sign and drive 1/2 mile.

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Campground Camping

Total of 10 units. Average max. trailer size = 20 foot.


Camping trailer
Toilets Vault
Picnic tables
Fee charged for some activities
Tent camping