Big Sandy Campground

Area Status: Closed
[Photo]: Big Sandy Campground

Big Sandy Campground is a large sandy flat adjacent to Big Creek. Road access is paved and dirt. Total number of sites is 18.  Sites have grills, fire rings and tables. Some sites have shade. Drinking water is not provided.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: CLOSED BY FOREST ORDER
Reservations: No reservations, first come, first served.    
Area Amenities: Tent camping, Camping trailer, Fee charged for some activities, Picnic tables, Toilets, Parking
Fees: Single site $23.62 ($26.22)
Additional Vehicle Fee: $7.00 per night, per vehicle *(taxes included)
Open Season: May - September
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Maximum group size is 6 people per site.
Maximum vehicle length is 20 feet.
Maximum length of stay is 14 days.
Closest Towns: Oakhurst
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (2), Pit Toilet (1)
Operated By: Concessionaire - California Land Management
Information Center: Concessionaire: California Land Mangement (CLM) District Office: 559-642-3819 Bass Lake Office: 559-642-3212. Closest Ranger: Station 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

Directions: From Fresno take Highway 41 to Oakhurst. Travel approximately 10 miles, turn right on Forest Road 6S07, (just below Fish Camp) travel approximately 6.0 miles to the campground. Road crosses Big Creek.

Recreation Map

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Campground Camping



Camping trailer: Max. trailer length is 20 feet
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Fee charged for some activities:

Recreation Areas

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