Prosser Ranch Group Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Prosser Group Campground is located on a sage and pine covered hilltop overlooking Prosser Reservoir. Campground is in a forest setting with pine and fir trees. Near Prosser Pit motorcycle area and Prosser Hill OHV trail system. Firewood is available for purchase from the host.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: ALERT!  Due to severe drought conditions several of our boat launching facilities may not be operable this year due to low water levels. Currently at Boca, Stampede, and Prosser the paved ramps are exposed above the water level. It is still possible to launch using a four wheel drive vehicle, but be prepared to back into the mud. Courtesy docks were not placed in the water this year due to low water levels.
Operational Hours: Open, May 15, 2015
Reservations: 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
Area Amenities: Interpretive Site,Accessible,Boat ramp,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees $143 per site
Open Season: May 15, 2015
Usage: Heavy
Busiest Season: summer
Restrictions: No camping or campfires allowed outside of developed campgrounds. Speed limitations for boats.   OHV Trail Access: Non-street legal OHVs must be trailered from the campground to the OHV trails.   
Closest Towns: Truckee, CA
Water: Piped water
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Concessionaire
Information Center: ALERT! Black bears have been frequenting the area. For your safety, keep a clean campsite, store food in a secure container, and dispose of trash properly. Generally normal services available: Memorial Day Weekend through September. May open sooner or stay open longer – weather dependent.

General Information

General Notes:

1 site which can hold up to 50 people located on Prosser Reservoir. Prosser Group Site is located on the west shore peninsula of Prosser Reservoir at an elevation of 5,800 feet. This group site can accommodate 50 and has 5 tables, 3 fire rings and one large BBQ. Potable water is available and toilets are available on site. There is a large parking area that can accommodate 40 trailers.

Tables; fire rings; BBQ; garbage collection.

Location: Prosser Reservoir


Restrooms and drinking water 

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Boat ramp Yes
Camping trailer Adjacent to group site
Toilets Vault
Accessible Restrooms and drinking water. Paved RV parking adjacent to group site. Assistance may be required to access native surface group site.
Picnic tables Yes
Fee charged for some activities Camping
Parking Yes
Tent camping Yes
Interpretive Site Near Donner Historic Picnic Area and interpretive trail
Drinking water Piped water