Timber Creek Campground


Generally open May to October as weather and conditions allow.


At a Glance

Reservations: Reserve: 1-877-444-6777. On-line: http://www.recreation.gov/
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water
Open Season: May - October
Usage: Medium
Closest Towns: Ely, Lund, and McGill, Nevada
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Pit Toilet
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


From Ely, Nevada, take US 93 north and drive 5 miles north past the town of McGill. Turn on State Route 486 and continue 8 miles on this paved road. Turn left on Forest road 425 at the Timber Creek sign. Drive up this dirt road another 3 miles to the campground.


Parking is widely available.


Accessible group sites and accessible restroom.

Recreation Map

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Horse Camping

No. of Sites6 single site(s), 6 20-50 people group site(s)
Reservation InfoThis 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 http://www.recreation.gov/campgroundDetails.do?contractCode=NRSO&parkId=75051&topTabIndex=CampingSpot
No. of Accessible sitesNone

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Nature Viewing

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Winter Sports

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Picnic tables
Drinking water
Tent camping
Camping trailer Up to 20 feet