Van Vleck Bunkhouse

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 


Recreation Opportunity Guides (ROG) - These guides contains information, maps, and directions to assist you in enjoying your trip to the Eldorado National Forest.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Closed until January 1. Ski or snowshoe access only in winter.
Reservations: Available by reservation only (year-round).
Area Amenities: Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water
Fees $75 (6 person max.)
Permit Info: Renters must contact the Placerville Ranger Station (530) 644-2324 as far in advance as possible to arrange for check-in, access, and to receive a current condition report. Failure to do so will result in a cancellation of your reservation. NEW OFFICE LOCATION!  Check in is done in person at the Placerville Ranger Station 4260 Eight Mile Rd., Camino Ca. 95709. Travel 8 miles east of Placerville on Highway 50 and take exit 54 (cedar Grove).  Turn right on Eight Mile Rd., then another immediate right to to the Ranger Station. Ranger Station is open from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Saturday until December 8, 2018 and then Monday through Friday until May.
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Operated By: USFS
Information Center:
  • NEW OFFICE LOCATION! Information for the Crystal Basin Area is now handled by the Placerville Ranger Station (530) 644-2324.
  • Check in is done in person at the Placerville Ranger Station 4260 Eight Mile Rd., Camino Ca. 95709.
  • Travel 8 miles east of Placerville on Highway 50 and take exit 54 (cedar Grove).  Turn right on Eight Mile Rd., then another immediate right to to the Ranger Station.
  • Ranger Station is open from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Friday until May.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities


Bicycling

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Camping & Cabins

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Hiking

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Horse Riding & Camping

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Amenities

Picnic tables
Drinking water
Toilets


https://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/eldorado/recarea/?recid=77823