Located on Markleeville Creek, in the shade of Jeffrey pines and cottonwood trees.
Generally open late April through early September as weather and conditions allow.
At a Glance
|Area Amenities:||Tent camping, Camping trailer, Picnic tables, Toilets, Drinking water|
|Fees:||$18 Night for single unit|
|Open Season:||April - September|
|Restrictions:||No RVs longer than 24 feet Site 4 day use only, can accommodate up to 6 people on first come first served. Site typically has a lot of standing water year-round. California camp fire permit required|
|Closest Towns:||Markleeville, California|
|Restroom:||Vault Toilet (1)|
From Carson City or Minden, Nevada:
1. Take Highway 88 approximately 14 miles to the junction with Highway 4/89 at Woodfords, California.
2. Turn left on Highway 4/89, proceed for approximately six miles to the Markleeville Campground entrance on the north side of highway (approximately 1/2 mile past the small town of Markleeville).
Map showing recreational areas. Map Information
|No. of Sites||10 single sites, 2 tent only sites, 8 RV sites|
|Reservation Info||Not reservable|
|Fire Information||Campfire ok with California camp fire permit|
|No. of Accessible sites||None|
River and Stream Fishing
Available in the East fork of the Carson River.
|Camping trailer:||8 sites - Up to 24 feet|
|Tent camping:||2 sites|