Lookout Campground


Nestled in among the aspens this campground offers a quiet setting to relax in. Rockhounding for crystals at the Crystal Mine (a few miles away on FR 033). Limit for personal use: one 5-lb bucket per week.

At a Glance

Reservations: Not available
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets
Fees $6 / Night for single unit
Open Season: June
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Reno, Incline Village
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (2)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


To access from Verdi:

1. From the "Entering the Toiyabe Forest" sign, follow the 002 Road approximately nine miles. You will see Lookout Campground on your left.

2. Turn left into Lookout Campground.

To access from Bordertown:

1. Follow the 002 Road approximately 2 miles to the Forest boundary (identified by the Forest Service kiosk signs).

2. Continue on the 002 Road approximately 6.5 miles. You will see Lookout Campground on your right.

3. Turn right into the campground.

[Photo] Montage of photos from Lookout Campground. Group picnic area, camping sites, and toilet facility.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Camping, Hiking, Crystal Collecting
Fire InformationCampfire ok/Collecting ok
No. of Sites22 single site(s), 1 55+ people group site(s)
Reservation InfoNot reservable
Sleeping ShelterNo
No. of Accessible sitesNone


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Picnic tables
Tent camping
Camping trailer
Areas & Activities


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