Peninsula Tent Campground

Area Status: Closed
Pinnisula Tent Campsite

This is a 25 unit first come walk-in tent campground. Campground amenities include seasonal host (when staffed), water, flush toilets  and trash service along with paved roads. Campsite amenities include picnic table and fire ring. Local attractions include Pancake Beach, Chimney Rock, Fowler Peak and the Pacific Crest Trail. Campers come prepared for water sport, hiking, nature viewing, mountain biking and equestrian adventures. Others look forward to relaxing in this wonderful campground. 

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Visitors should always checkĀ Alerts and Notices on the Plumas National Forest website.
Reservations: First-come, first-served. Reservations are not available.
Fees: $23 per site, per night. Senior and Access passes are honored for single campsites only.
Usage: Light-Medium
Best Season: summer
Busiest Season: summer
Restrictions: •  14 day limit
•  6 people per campsite and
•  2 vehicles per campsite
•  14 day camping limit,
•  OHV riding is not allowed in the campground,
•  Bear Awareness
Closest Towns: LaPorte, CA.
Water: Potable water available
Restroom: Flush toilets
Passes: Senior and Access passes honored for single campsites. These passes are available at the Beckwourth Ranger Station in Blairsden, CA. from 08:00 to 16:00. Call (530) 836-2575 for information.
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: For more information contact the Feather River Ranger District Office at 530-534-6500, 875 Mitchell Ave. Oroville, CA 95965

General Information


Nearby accessible fishing trail is located adjacent to Little Grass Valley Dam.


From the town of La Porte travel approximately 2 miles on Main St/Quincy La Porte Rd. Continue forward on Little Grass Valley Rd for approximately 1.5 miles. Turn right on Peninsula Rd. Peninsula Tent Campground is 0.5 mile from Little Grass Valley Rd.


Park only on black top. No vehicles allowed in campsites.


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