Meadow View Equestrian Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

This six unit campground is located five miles north of Frenchman Lake.  This a family and equestrian campground. This is the only equestrian campground on the Beckwourth District.  There is a horse corral across the road from the campground with a table and fire ring.

Each campsite has a table, fire ring and food locker.  A vault toilet is provided.  There is a hand pump with potable water. No garbage service is provided.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: As of May 24, 2019 the campground is open and ready for the 2019 season. 
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
  • No fee
  • This campground is included in the new facilities prospectus. This may result in its management by the company winning the bid. It is expected to become a fee area for the 2020 season. For information call the Beckwourth Ranger District at 530-836-2575.
Open Season: April
Best Season: Summer - Fall
Busiest Season: Summer
  • 14 day camping limit
  • 6 people per campsite
  • 2 vehicles per campsite
  • No horses in campground - keep them in corral
Closest Towns: Doyle, California
Water: Yes
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


 From Reno, Nevada take Highway 395 north 42 miles to Doyle.  From Doyle take County Road 331 six miles west to County Road 101.  Proceed west one mile to campground.


Each campsite has parking

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Picnic tables Yes
Drinking water One hand pump
Toilets Vault toilets
Parking Parking at each campsite
Tent camping Tent sites available
Camping trailer Trailer sites available
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