Ahart Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

Ahart Campground is located on the Middle American River and is near French Meadows Reservoir. Campground is close in proximity to Granite Chief Wilderness. It is surrounded by a coniferous forest.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: French Meadows and Ahart Campgrounds will be opening on May 15, 2015 on a First Come First Serve basis. You can make reservations now for any date after May 22, 2015. Fee tubes are available for cash or check payments. 
Fees $20 per site
Open Season: May - Nov
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Firearms or any other implements of destruction(including but not limited to bow & arrow and slingshots) are prohibited in this area; camping outside designated campground is prohibited in this area
Closest Towns: Foresthill
Water: River water source - purify before drinking
Restroom: Vault Toilet (4)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


From Foresthill: Drive 36 miles east on Mosquito Ridge Road (Forest Road 96). Campground is on Middle American River, 1 mile north of French Meadows Reservoir.

General Notes:

Bear proof food boxes available

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Campground Camping

Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Sites12 single site(s)
No. of Accessible sitesNone