Yellowjacket Campground


Area Status: Open

Yellowjacket campground will be closed for construction in 2021.

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: Boat ramp, Tent camping, Camping trailer, Picnic tables, Toilets, Drinking water
Fees: $28
$10/boatramp day use
Other fees: $10 dumping waste tank, extra vehicle
Open Season: June - September
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
Closest Towns: Pollock Pines, Ca
Water: Yes
Restroom: Vault and Flush
Passes: Interagency Senior and Access passes are accepted for single family units. Give your Interagency pass number when making a reservation.
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

Campground Camping

Lake and Pond Fishing

Boating - Motorized

This campground has a boatramp.

Boating - Non-Motorized

Swimming

Waterskiing

Windsurfing

Amenities

Toilets: vault

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
38.891074

  Longitude : 
-120.387840