Description: Located on the Upper McCloud River at an elevation of 3800 feet, this is a small undeveloped camping area with 8 user-created sites and a vault toilet. No drinking water. No fee. Features: Algoma is the terminus of the McCloud River Trail, a distance of 12 miles from Lower Falls. This area receives less traffic than the more popular McCloud River Loop, offering a quieter riverside camping experience.
At a Glance
Facility has a self-registration station at the entrance.
McCloud, Mt. Shasta
US Forest Service: McCloud Ranger Station, P.O. Box 1620, McCloud, Ca 96057, 530-964-2184
Directions: From the McCloud Ranger Station, turn left on SR 89. Go 13 miles to the turnoff for Algoma (Stouts Meadow). Turn right and go 1 mile to the campground.