Angel Lake Campground

Generally, open June to October as weather and conditions allow.

The campground is next to Angel Lake, and flanked by glacial cirques. Non motorized boating (canoeing) in Angel Lake, and fishing for rainbow, brook, and tiger trout. The Smith Lake Trailhead accesses the northern part of the East Humboldt Wilderness from campground, and another trailhead from just southeast of the campground heads south, to Winchell Lake. 

At a Glance

Reservations: Yes, at
Area Amenities: Tent camping, Picnic tables, Toilets, Drinking water
Fees: SEASON - $18 single, $36 double
Open Season: June - October
Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: Wells, Nevada
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault (3)
Operated By: Concessionaire

General Information

Directions: 12 miles southwest of Wells on NV 231.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

26 sites, 1 group site

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Reservation Info This site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) or on-line at
No. of Accessible sites None

Lake and Pond Fishing

River and Stream Fishing

Day Hiking

On developed trails.


On developed trails.

Boating - Non-Motorized


Toilets: Vault (3)

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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