Wench Creek Campground


Area Status: Open

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

Operational Hours: Check in time is 2:00 p.m. Check out time is 1:00 p.m.
Reservations: CALL 1-877-444-6777, four days to 6 months in advance of your first night’s stay. www.Recreation.gov. Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover accepted. Both reservation and first-come, first-served sites available.
Rentals & Guides: None.
Area Amenities: Tent camping, Camping trailer, Fee charged for some activities, Picnic tables, Toilets, Drinking water, Parking
Fees: $28
Open Season: June - September
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
Restrictions:
  • Single units are limited to 1 vehicle and 6 people per site. Double units are 2 vehicles and 12 people. An additional fee will be charged for extra vehicles if the
    parking spur will accommodate it.
  • Vehicle = Any equipment that is required to be licensed/registered. Includes RVs, trailers, cars/trucks, boat/car trailer, motorcycle/atv, etc. Vehicles parked in a truck or on a trailer are not counted
  • separately.
  • Please check with the campground attendant or entrance board before setting up your camp.
  • Keep family pets on a leash at all times.
Closest Towns: Pollock Pines, Ca
Water: Yes
Restroom: Vault and Flush
Passes: Interagency Senior and Access passes are accepted for single family units.
Operated By: Royal Elk Park Management
Information Center: At this time Virtual Services are available for the Placerville and Pacific Ranger Districts, Monday – Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm at (530) 644-2324 in Camino year-round and the Crystal Information Station east of Union Valley Reservoir on Ice House Road during the summer.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Mountain Biking

Campground Camping

Lake and Pond Fishing

Boating - Motorized

Boat launching is at Sunset Boatramp.

Boating - Non-Motorized

Swimming

Waterskiing

Windsurfing

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
38.889243

  Longitude : 
-120.370567