Railroad Flat Campground (BLM)

Area Status: Open
This area is 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.


Camping & Cabins

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