McCabe Flat Campground (BLM)

Area Status: Open

This Bureau of Land Management (BLM) campground is located along the Merced River.  Sites are shaded by oak and pines trees and have tables (handicapped accessible) and grills. Please camp in the campsite ONLY.  There is a fee box at the campground.  Drinking water not provided.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Operated by the Bureau of Land Management
Reservations: No reservations. First-come, first-serve
Area Amenities: Tent camping, Camping trailer, Fee charged for some activities, Picnic tables, Toilets, Parking
Fees: $10.00 fee
Open Season: Open year round
Restrictions: Trailers and RV's over 18 feet are not recommended to cross the Briceburg Bridge. Road access is dirt and gravel, 1 land road. Maximum length of stay = 14 days
Maximum vehcile length = 18 feet
Water: No water in campground. Drinking water available at the Briceburg Bridge.
Restroom: Vault, handicapped accessible
Operated By: Bureau of Land Management (BLM)
Information Center: BLM Mariposa
HWY 49 Mariposa, CA 95338
(209) 966-3192
  (559) 877-2218 Hearing Impaired
California Relay Service 711   
Open: Monday-Friday 
Hours:  8:00am-4:30pm  
For more information click here

General Information


Both picnic tables and vault restrooms are handicapped accessible.


From Mariposa travel north on Highway 140, 11.8 miles, turn left at Briceburg Visitor Center.  Drive over the Briceburg Bridge, travel 2.3 miles to campground.

General Notes:

Nearest services are in Mariposa (food, gas, phone, supplies, etc.). There is no water at the campground but drinking water is available at the Briceburg Bridge.

Watch for rattlesnakes and poison oak. Bring mosquito repellant.  


Campground Camping


Camping trailer: Maximum vehicle length = 18 feet
Picnic tables: Handicapped accessible
Tent camping: Total sites = 11 walk-in & 3 vehicle/RV sites
Toilets: Vault, handicapped accessible

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


  Elevation :