Railroad Flat Campground (BLM)

Area Status: Open

This is a Bureau of Land Management (BLM) campground located along the Merced River.  Oak and pine trees provide shade at campground.  Each site has a table and grill.  Toilets are vault.  There is a fee box at campground.

There are three walk-in sites and six vehcile/RV sites - Campground is accessible to persons with disabilities.

Access to campground is dirt and gavel 1 land road.

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
Fees: $10.00 per night
Open Season: Open year round
Restrictions: Maximum stay = 14 days
Maximum vehicle length = Trailers and RV's over 18' not recommended. No glass beverage bottles allowed.  Camp in campsites only.  Was a beach site prior to campground.  Watch for rattlesnakes and poison oak. 
Water: No water available in campground. Drinking water available across the Briceburg Bridge.
Restroom: Vault
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  
Closed: Saturday- Sunday

General Information


From Mariposa Visitor Bureau travel north on Highway 140 11.8 miles, turn left at Briceburg Visitor Center.  Cross over Briceburg Bridge, travel 4.5 miles to campground.


Campground Camping


Camping trailer: Maximum vehicle length = 18 feet
Picnic tables:
Tent camping: Total sites = 9
Toilets: Vault
Fee charged for some activities:

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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