Pine Creek Campground


Situated on the eastern side of the Toquima Mountain Range in the Monitor Valley.  Fishing in Peavine Creek. Two trailheads with access to Arc Dome Wilderness at the end of Forest Road 020. The trail from Peavine trailhead leads up Peavine Canyon to connect with the Toiyabe Crest National Recreation Trail. The trail from Toms Canyon follows Toms Creek to the Toiyabe Crest National Recreation Trail. Hiking: trails lead to Mt. Jefferson in the Alta Toquima Wilderness Area and also to Arc Dome Wilderness. Places to visit are Arc Dome Wilderness, Alta Toquima Wilderness Area, Diana's Punch Bowl, the towns of Belmont and Manhattan. Pets should be kept on leash. 21 units and 1 group.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Access is dependent upon weather and road conditions.
Area Amenities: Camping trailer, Picnic tables, Toilets
Open Season: May 1 - Early to mid November, weather permitting
Usage: Medium
Restrictions: Dogs must be on a leash at campground.  Certified weed free hay required.
Closest Towns: Belmont, Nevada
Water: Not available
Restroom: Vault Toilet (3)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions:

To access the campground from Austin:

1. Follow US 50 East to the State Road 376 junction.

2. Turn right, and continue south about 0.1 mile, look on the left for a Nevada State shaped sign.

3. Turn left onto this road and continue east on Forest Service Road 001 over Petes Summit and down into the Monitor Valley.

4. At the Monitor Ranch, turn right on Forest Service Road 420 and continue south for approximately 13 miles to the State Road 82 and Forest Service Road 365 Junction.

5. Take the right fork and continue south on State Road 82 for approximately 15 miles to Forest Service Road 420.

6. Turn left into Forest Service Road 420 and continue south for about one-half mile to Forest Service Road 009.

7. Turn right and continue west for approximately 2.5 miles to the campground.

To access the campground from Tonopah:

1. Follow US 6 east to the State Road 376 junction.

2. Turn left and continue north for approximately 13 miles to the State Road 82 junction towards Belmont.

3. Remain on State Road 82 continuing north, through Belmont, to Forest Service Road 420.

4. Turn left and continue on Forest Service Road 420 to the Forest Service Road 009. Turn left and continue west into the campground.

To access the campground from Eureka:

1. Follow US 50 west to the Belmont Road turnoff (Forest Service Road 425).

2. Turn left and continue south to the State Road 82 and Forest Service Road 365. Stay to the right and continue on State Road 82 for approximately 15 miles to Forest Service Road 420.

3. Turn left onto Forest Service Road 420 and continue south for about .5 miles to Forest Service Road 009.

4. Turn right and continue west for approximately 2.5 miles into the campground.


Accessibility:

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Campground Camping

21 sites, 1 group site

No. of Sites 10 single site(s)
Reservation Info NO Reservations –  All sites are First Come, First Served
No. of Accessible sites None

River and Stream Fishing

Day Hiking

On developed trails.

Backpacking

On developed trails.

Horse Riding

On designated trails.  Certified weed free hay required.

OHV Trail Riding

On developed trails.

Amenities

Camping trailer: up to 35 feet
Picnic tables:
Toilets: Vault (3)

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
38.7869

  Longitude : 
-116.8482

  Elevation : 
7,457