Dru Barner Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

The campground is ideal for equestrian use, with four water troughs, several pull through spaces, and access to trails. The park provides day-use facilities for staging nonmotorized trails recreation.

Location: 7.5 miles east of Georgetown on Wentworth Springs Road (Forest Road 1), then 1 mile north east on Forest Road 13N16 and 0.5 miles northwest on Forest Road 13N58.

Dru Barner Recreation Opportunity Guide (ROG) - This guide contain information, maps, and directions to assist you in enjoying your trip to the Eldorado National Forest.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Weather Information: The National Weather Service, https://www.weather.gov/, is a good resource for information about weather. 
Operational Hours: The campground is generally open year-round however, the access road is not plowed during the winter.
Reservations: No Reservations. Sites are available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees $8 overnight/$3 day.
Usage: Medium
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
  • Please keep family pets on a leash at all times.
  • Please use the metal fire rings provided. A campfire permit is required for fires at units without established fire rings.
  • Make sure your fire is dead out before leaving.
  • Check out time is 1:00 p.m.
  • Check ahead. Campfires may not be allowed during firerestrictions.
  • Water Faucet is between sites 8 & 9.
Closest Towns: Georgetown, Ca
Water: Yes
Restroom: Yes
Passes: Interagency Senior and Access passes are accepted for single family units. Annual day-use passes are available at the Georgetown Ranger Station.
Operated By: US Forest Service
Information Center: At this time Virtual Services are available for the Georgetown Ranger District, Monday – Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm at 530 334-6477. 7600 Wentworth Springs Road, Georgetown, CA 95634. TTY 530-333-5511. 

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Picnic tables
Drinking water
Fee charged for some activities
Tent camping
Camping trailer