Willow Placer Campground (BLM)

Area Status: Open

The Willow Placer Campground is a Bureau of Land Management facility.   Campground is located along the Merced River and oaks and pine trees provide shade.  Please camp in campsites only.  Watch for rattlesnakes and poison oak. 

Campsites have a table and grill.  Campsite is accessible to persons with disabilities.  There is garbage service pickup.

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,Drinking water
Fees: $10.00 per night
Open Season: Open year round
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Maximum stay = 14 days
Maximum vehicle length = 18 foot
Maximum group size = 8 per site
Water: Not in campground. Water available near 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 3.6 miles to campground.


Campground Camping

Group Camping


Camping trailer: Maximum vehicle size = 18'
Picnic tables:
Tent camping: Total sites = 7 walk-in and 1 group
Toilets: Vault
Fee charged for some activities:
Drinking water: No water available in the campground. Drinking water is only avaiable near the Briceburg Bridge

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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