Horse Camp

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

Horse Camp

Horse Camp has 10 units, with space available for trailers. Each campsite has a hitching post, lanturn post, picnic table and fire ring. The campground has two accessible vault toilets, hand pumped water and seasonal trash service. The campground has ample room for horse trailers. Horse ride or hike Lakeshore Trail or access the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail from the Bald Rock Trailhead. Bicycles are not allowed on the Pacific Crest Trail. There is a warming hut available during winter season.  Please bring a shovel and pack out all horse manure.

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At a Glance

Current Conditions: As of January 6, 2021 the Quincy-La Porte Road has been closed by Plumas County. This campground remains closed due to a Regional Closure Order in response to state and local COVID-19 restrictions. Areas near the dam are closed due to a Forest Closure Order related to hazards caused from recent fires. Always check for alerts and notices at: https://www.fs.usda.gov/alerts/plumas/alerts-notices
Reservations: Sites can be reserved by calling 1-877-444-6777 or online at www.Recreation.gov  The campground has about half reservation and half first come first serve.
Fees $23 per site per night. Senior and Access passes are honored for single campsites only
Usage: Medium-Heavy
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: La Porte, Ca
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault 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. For more information about these passes visit; Senior Pass - http://www.fs.fed.us/passespermits/senior.shtml Access Pass - http://www.fs.fed.us/passespermits/access.shtml
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

Accessibility:

3 pull through campsites.  2 accessible vault toilets nearest sites 1 and 10.  Wheelchair ramp horse mount next to Information board.


Directions:

From La Porte take Main Street/Quincy La Porte Rd approximately 1.8 miles, continuing forward on Little Grass Valley Rd.  In approximately 1 mile turn right onto Old Little Grass Valley Rd. Travel approximately 4 miles to the campground entrance.


Parking:

Two vehicle per campsite. Ample room for horse trailers.


Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

10 units - Reservations accepted through Recreation.gov or by calling 877-444-6777

Sites are available on a first come, first served basis in campgrounds available for reservation through www.recreation.gov. Campers without reservations will be required to find a new site if the site they occupy on a first-come basis is reserved. Site availability is not guaranteed.

No Services after October 1st, No Fees until May or June.

RV Camping

Trailer space is available


Horse Riding & Camping

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
39.749

  Longitude : 
-121.990

  Elevation : 
5,060 ft

 



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