Lower Bucks Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

As of July 20, 2021, this trail is closed due to the Dixie Fire. Detailed information is available at Alerts & Notices on the Plumas National Forest website.

A campground with 7 shady and lakeside sites.    Bucks Lake is a high mountain lake surrounded by the Bucks Lake Wilderness on one side and recreation residences/resorts on the other side.  Supplies and boat rentals are available at resorts.  Sites are available on a first come, first served basis.  Bear box on site.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: As of July 20, 2021, this trail is closed due to the Dixie Fire. Detailed information is available at Alerts & Notices on the Plumas National Forest website.
Reservations: Sites are available on a first-come, first served basis. Preferred by hunters. 
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Parking
Fees  For current fee information contact campground management company Outdoors in Plumas
Open Season: 5/21/2021 - 9/6/2021
Usage: Heavy
Busiest Season: July-August
Closest Towns: Quincy, 17 miles.
Water: No
Restroom: Vaulted toilet
Passes: Access and Senior passes accepted.
Information Center: Mt. Hough Ranger District  39696 Hwy 70  Quincy, Ca 95971   (530) 283-0555

General Information

Directions:

Located 32 miles northeast of Oroville on Oroville-Bucks Lake Road, or 17 miles west of Quincy on Oroville-Bucks Lake Road.


General Notes:

Preferred by hunters.  No drinking water on site.

 

 


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Camping trailer
Picnic tables
Tent camping
Parking
Toilets
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
39.901000

  Longitude : 
-121.213000

 

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