Jane's Reservoir Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Trees surrounding Jane's Reservoir

This campground, located some 30 miles north of Alturas along Crowder Flat Road should be known for it's true beauty and solitude.

The campground circles the south-eastern section of the lake.  A dirt boat-ramp is located just to the north of the entrance road.

No drinking water is supplied at this campground.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 06/12/2020: No services at this time. Please bring water, TP and pack out garbage.
Reservations: Reservations are not accepted. All sites are first come, first served.
Fees No fee.
Open Season: Facilities open as weather permits; usually mid-May to late October.
Usage: Light
Busiest Season: August
Restrictions: Dogs on leash only. Please clean up after your dog. Garbage service is not provided. Please take all trash, garbage, fish guts and dog droppings with you when you leave. Camping limit 14 days.
Closest Towns: Alturas, 32 miles.
Water: None
Restroom: 2 Vault Toilets
Operated By: US Forest Service

General Information

Directions: From Alturas travel west on Hwy 299, 3 miles. Turn north on Crowder Flat Rd/County Road 73, and travel approximately 29 miles to Jane's Reservoir turnoff on the left.

Recreation Map

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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

There are two areas for camping at Jane's.  One, as soon as you enter the area and another further to the south of the lake.  Both areas are equiped with a vault toilet.  There is no drinking water supplied.

RV Camping

There is plenty of room for RV's and camp trailers and the access road from Alturas is very well maintained.

Hookup - SewerNo
Hookups - ElectricNo
Fire InformationFires are permitted only in fireplaces provided. Gathering of dead and down wood is permitted.
Pavement Type for ParkingGravel
Dump StationsNo
No. of Sites8 single sites
Reservation InfoReservations are not accepted. All sites are first come, first served.
Size Restrictions22 feet
No. of Accessible sitesNone
Hookup - WaterNo


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Scenic Driving

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