Lower Little Truckee Campground is situated on the banks of the Little Truckee River, at an elevation of 6,100 feet. A forest of lodgepole pine, aspen and juniper trees cover the area, offering partial shade. A few sites overlook the river. Fishing for rainbow and brown trout is a popular activity. The surrounding area offers hiking and biking trails. The campground offers 15 single-family campsites, each equipped with a picnic table and campfire ring. Vault toilets and drinking water are provided.
At a Glance
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,Parking
$20.00 per site
$5 for extra vehicle
Bears frequent the area; all food must be kept in approved containers. Off-road vehicle use is prohibited within the campground. Fire restrictions may be imposed at any time due to hot, dry weather conditions, at which time campfires and charcoal fires may not be allowed. Camping outside designated campsites is prohibited in this area.
Vault Toilet, UNKNOWN Toilet
National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Passes are honored on all applicable fees.
From Sierraville: Drive 12 miles south on Hwy 89. Campground is located on the right and is along the Little Truckee River.
From Truckee: Drive 12 miles north on Hwy 89. Campground is located on the left and is along the Little Truckee River.
Number of sites: 15
Location: Highway 89 North on Little Truckee River Between Truckee and Sierraville.