Grasshopper Flat

Area Status: Open

Grasshopper Flat Campground is on the south east side of Lake Davis. Ample shade is provided by the surrounding pine forest. The campground has host, water, coin operated showers, flush toilets, trash service and paved roads. Each campsite has paved parking pad, table, fire ring and grill. 33 of the 71 campsites can be reserved. Site 69/70 is a group site. Bear resistant lockers are not available and visitors are required to be bear aware and store food, trash and scented items appropriately. The campground is next to the Honker Cove Boat Launch Facility.


At a Glance

Current Conditions: Visitors should always check Alerts and Notices on the Plumas National Forest website.
Operational Hours: The 2021 season for this Campground is from April 30th to October 24, 2021
Reservations: Sites can be reserved online at  or by calling 1-877-444-6777.  The campground has about half reservation and half first come first serve.
Area Amenities: Accessible,Boat ramp,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees:   Outdoors in Plumas is our new management company. Fee information is available at  Call the Beckwourth Ranger District for information.
  • Senior and Access passes are honored for single campsites only
Usage: Medium
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
  • 14 day camping limit
  • 6 people per campsite, 12 people for double sites
  • 2 vehicles per campsite
  • OHV riding is not allowed:
  • Store food, trash and scented items appropriately - Be Bear Aware
Closest Towns: Portola, California
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Flush toilets
Passes: Senior and Access passes honored for single camp sites. These passes are available at the Beckwourth Ranger Station in Blairsden, CA. from 08:00 to 16:00. Call 530) 836-2575 for information. For more information about these passes visit; Senior Pass - Access Pass -
Operated By: Outdoors in Plumas
Information Center: This site is managed by 'Outdoors in Plumas' from May 1 to September 13, 2020. During that time report issues at For more information contact the Beckwourth Ranger District Office at 530-836-2575 at 23 Mohawk Road (PO Box 7) Blairsden, CA 96103

General Information


This campground has 2 sites that are fully accessible with table grills, fire rings, water spigot, paved pads and walkway to accessible toilet building.


From Portola CA. take County road 126 North 7 miles. Take Country road 112 to east side of Lake Davis, go approximately 1 mile and campground is on the left.


There is a fee for second vehicles parked at campsites

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Campground Camping

Grasshopper Flat  Fampground has piped water and flush toilets. Coin operated showers are available at Honker Cove boat ramp adjacient to Grasshoper. There is also a RV dump station accross from the campground.Trailers uo to 35 feet can be accommodated. No hookups are provided.

Best Season: Summer

RV Camping

Group Camping

Grasshopper Flat Campground has one group campsite. Site 69/70 has room for 25 campers and 5 vehicles. Maximum vehicle length is 30 feet.


Camping trailer: yes
Picnic tables: yes
Tent camping: yes
Parking: There is a fee for second vehicles parked at campsites
Toilets: flush toilets
Accessible: 2 accessible sites have table grills, fire rings, water spigot, paved pads and walkway to to accessible toilet building.
Boat ramp:
Drinking water: yes

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5,800 ft - 5,800 ft