Grizzly Campground

Area Status: Closed

Grizzly Campground is on the south end of Lake Davis. Ample shade is provided by the mixed pine forest. The campground has water, showers, flush toilets, host, trash service and paved roads. Each campsite has table, paved parking, fire ring and grill. 25 of the 55 campsites may be reserved. Bear resistant lockers are not available and visitors are required to be bear aware and store food, trash and scented items appropriately.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Visitors should always checkĀ Alerts and Notices on the Plumas National Forest website.
Reservations: Click Here for important information you should know before making your reservation.
  • Sites can be reserved by calling 1-877-444-6777 or online at  
  • Campsites may be reserved up to six months in advance.
  • Reservations must be made at least three days in advance. 
  • This campground also has many first come first served campsites.
Area Amenities: Boat ramp, Tent camping, Camping trailer, Picnic tables, Toilets, Drinking water, Parking
Fees: Call the Beckwourth Ranger District for information.
  • Senior and Access passes are honored for single campsites only
Usage: Medium
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
  • 14 day camping limit
  • 6 people per campsite, 12 people for double sites
  • 2 vehicles per campsite
  • OHV riding is not allowed:
  • Store food, trash and scented items appropriately - Be Bear Aware
Closest Towns: Portola, California
Water: Drinking Water
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.
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


A fee is charged for second vehicles parked at campsites


There are 2 sites that are fully accessible with grills, fire rings, water hydrants, a hardened pad (one site is paved) and paved walkways to accessible toilet building.


From Portola CA. take County Road 126 north seven miles. At intersection with County Road 112, turn left and proceed approximately one mile. Campground is on the left.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

There are 55 sites at Grizzly campground. There is piped water and flush toilets. There is trailer space available.

RV Camping


Camping trailer: yes
Picnic tables: yes
Tent camping: yes
Parking: A fee is charged for second vehicles parked at campsites
Toilets: flush toilets
Boat ramp: nearby
Drinking water: yes

Related Information

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities



  Latitude : 

  Longitude : 

  Elevation : 
5,900 ft - 5,900 ft