Bob Scott Campground


Generally open May to October as weather and conditions allow.  Accessible from U.S. Route 50.

In an open setting with pinyon-juniper forest at Bob Scott Summit. Hunting for deer and elk in season. Fishing at Birch Creek, 8 miles from campground.

At a Glance

Reservations: Not available
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water
Fees $10.00 per night
Open Season: May - October
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Dogs must be on a leash at campground.
Closest Towns: Austin, Nevada
Water: Available
Restroom: Flush (1)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: Follow US 50 East to approximately six miles east of Austin off the Bob Scott Summit.

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Campground Camping

10 sites

No. of Sites9 tent and/or RV (up to 35 feet) 1 group site (up to 50 people)
Reservation InfoNO Reservations – Individual or Group Sites.  All sites are First Come, First Served
No. of Accessible sitesNone
Fees: $10/night single, $25/group site

Group Camping

1 site available


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Picnic tables
Drinking water
Toilets Flush (1)
Tent camping
Camping trailer 10 sites RVs up to 35 feet