Kelty Meadow Campground

Area Status: Closed

Located in a mountainous area near Bass Lake at a 3,400 foot elevation, Kelty Meadow Campground is a horse-friendly camp shaded by pine and cedar trees alongside Kelty Creek. Campsites wide and open enough to accommodate small horse trailers, slide-ins, tent trailers or tents. Campsites are located near Kelty Meadow and some sites have hitching posts, but no corrals. Each campsite is equipped with a picnic table, campfire ring and grill. Vault toilets are available. Drinking water is not provided, but a stock water supply is available from the creek. Road access is paved and dirt.


At a Glance

Current Conditions: Limited sites open
Reservations: Reservations through the National Recreation Reservation Service (NRRS) @ 1-877-444-6777 or
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets
Fees: $27.03 ($30.00)* per night for single site
$54.05($60.00)*  per night for double site
$10.00 per night, per additional vehicle *(taxes included)
Open Season: June - September
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Rservations can be made up to 3 days prior to your arrival.  There is a 2 night minimum stay on weekends and a 3 night minimum stay on holidays.  Maximum group size per site = 6.  Maximum length of stay = 14 nights.
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Concessionaire - California Land Management
Information Center: Bass Lake Ranger District
57003 Road 225
North Fork, CA 93643 (559) 877-2218 Hearing Impaired
California Relay Service 711   
Open: Monday-Friday 
Hours:  8:00am-4:30pm   For more information click here.

General Information


Take Hwy 41 north from Fresno; continue through Oakhurst to Sky Ranch Road (Forest Road 6S10), which is also Forest Road 10. Travel 11.1 miles; turn left on FR 6S20.

General Notes:

Services are available in Bass Lake.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

Horse Camping

Horse Riding

Visitors enjoy horseback riding on logging and forest roads in the surrounding area.



Picnic tables:
Tent camping: Total sites = 11
Toilets: Vault
Fee charged for some activities:

Related Information

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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