Hole-in-the-Ground Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

True to its name, Hole-in-the-Ground is tucked away in a steep, tree-covered draw alongside Mill Creek. A developed campground with 13 designated sites, there is a maximum of 8 people per site at this campground.  Campfire rings and tables are provided. Only shorter travel trailers recommended.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Closed for the remainder of 2020.
Reservations: None.
Fees $12 per site per night
Open Season: May - September
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Busiest Season: Summer
Restrictions: Include: campfires in fire rings only, all animals must be on a managed six (6) foot leash, quiet hours from 10pm to 6 am, no fireworks, must occupy site first night, and every night thereafter. 
Closest Towns: Red Bluff, CA, Mineral, CA and Chester, CA. Beautiful and secluded, Hole-in-the-Ground is situated on the Mill Creek drainage off of Highway 36, approximately 6 miles southeast of Mineral, CA.
Water: Hand-pump well water
Restroom: Vault toilets
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Almanor Ranger District

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