Goose Lake Campground

Area Status: Closed
Goose Lake

Goose Lake Campground has 13 campsites that include table, fire ring, food locker, vault toilets and parkin. Access to some campsites is via rough unpaved roads. Some of the features of this area include breathtaking scenery and over 20 scenic lakes for hiking, biking and equestrian enjoyment.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Visitors should always checkĀ Alerts and Notices on the Plumas National Forest website.
Reservations: Reservations are not available
Area Amenities: Tent camping, Camping trailer, Toilets
Fees: Call the Beckwourth Ranger District for information.
  • Senior and Access passes are honored for single campsites only
  • Senior and Access passes are honored for single campsites only
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
  • 14 day camping limit
  • 6 people per campsite
  • 2 vehicles per campsite 
  • OHV riding is not allowed
  • Store food, trash and scented items appropriately - Be Bear Aware
Closest Towns: Graeagle, Blairsden and Bassetts, California
Water: No water
Restroom: Vault
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.
Information Center: For information contact the Beckwourth Ranger District Office at 530-836-2575 at 23 Mohawk Road (PO Box 7) Blairsden, CA 96103

General Information


Take Highway 89 southeast from Graeagle, California for two miles. Proceed south on Gold Lake Highway for 12 miles to Goose Lake.   

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

There are 13 campsites with fire rings.  Most have tables, and some have food lockers.  Garbage service is provided.  There is no water.


Camping trailer: Small trailers
Tent camping: Tent sites available
Toilets: Vault toilet

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Recreation Areas

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6,700 fy - 6,700 ft