Giant Gap Campground is located on the north west shore of Sugar Pine Reservoir. This campground is set in a cedar and pine forest overlooking the reservoir, which provides opportunities for swimming, fishing, kayaking and boating under 10 mph. It is near the Foresthill OHV Trails, but riding out from the campsites is not allowed.
At a Glance
Opening April 25th for First Come First Serve. Reservations can be made for dates after May 22nd.
Giant Gap campground and Manzanita Day use area will open on Friday April 24th, 2015. Visitors are welcome on a First Come First Serve basis. You can make reservations now for any dates after May 22 at www.recreation.gov. Shirttail Campground is expected to open sometime in late April or early May, please call the American River Ranger District for more information: (530) 367-2224
This site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) or on-line at www.recreation.gov
Accessible,Fee charged for some activities,Toilets
$24/$48/$72 per site
$10 for use of trailer dump station $5 for extra vehicles
April - October
OHV use is not permitted in Sugar Pine Complex, only in staging area
From I-80: Take the Foresthill Road exit for 17 miles to the town of Foresthill. Continue on the road for 9 miles to Sugar Pine Road. Turn left and continue on Sugar Pine Road for 9 miles and take a right on the first road after the Sugar Pine Recreation Area sign. Travel 1 1/2 miles to the campground.
Restrooms, several campsites and paved trails
Double and triple sites available
Trailer dump station