Algoma Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

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

Operational Hours: Facility has a self-registration station at the entrance. 
Fees Free
Closest Towns: McCloud, Mt. Shasta
Water: None
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: US Forest Service: McCloud Ranger Station, P.O. Box 1620, McCloud, Ca 96057, 530-964-2184

General Information


From the McCloud Ranger Station, turn left on SR 89. Drive 13 miles the turnoff for Algoma (Stouts Meadow) turn at the cross country skier sign. Turn right and go 1 mile to the campground.

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Campground Camping

Total of 8 units. Average max. trailer size = 24 foot.