Gansner Bar Campground

Area Status: Closed
Map of Gansner Campground

Located 32 miles west of Quincy on Hwy 70, Gansner Bar has 17 units and lies on the North Fork of the Feather River along Caribou Road.  The campground offers stream-side sites and accomodates both tents and RVs.  There is fishing nearby and berry picking in late summer.  Water, flush toilets, and bear boxes for food storage are available.

Supplies are available in Belden, Twain, and Quincy.  A dump station is located at nearby North Fork Campground.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Closed due to slides in Feather River Canyon. No estimated opening date. Visitors should always check for additional information  at Alerts & Notices on the Plumas National Forest website.
Reservations: Some sites at this campground are now reservable. To reserve a site please visit visit or call 1-877-444-6777 
Area Amenities: Tent camping, Camping trailer, Picnic tables, Toilets, Drinking water, Parking
Usage: Heavy
Busiest Season: July - August
Closest Towns: 32 miles west of Quincy; 17 miles west of Hallstead.  Supplies are available in Belden and Twain.
Water: Yes
Restroom: Flush
Passes: Access and Senior passes accepted.
Information Center: Mt. Hough Ranger District  39696 Hwy 70  Quincy, Ca 95971   (530) 283-0555

General Information


Located 32 miles west of Quincy on Hwy 70, Gansner Bar, North Fork, and Queen Lily are located on the west branch of the North Fork of the Feather River, two and a half miles north of Highway 70, on Caribou Road. 

Supplies are available in Belden, Twain, and Quincy

General Notes:

Bear Box on site; dump site nearby.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

Swimming, fishing, tubing, berry picking.  Small store in Caribou.

RV Camping

River and Stream Fishing

Viewing Wildlife

Viewing Plants

Viewing Scenery

Scenic Driving


Stream/creek wading.


Camping trailer:
Picnic tables:
Tent camping:
Parking: extra vehicle fee
Toilets: flush
Drinking water:

Related Information

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities



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2,300 ft