Smalley Cove Campground

Area Status: Open

 Shaded by Scrub oaks and Grey Pine, Smalley Cove Campground offers 5 campsites near Kerchoff Reservoir.  A vault toilet is provided and campsites include picnic tables and grills.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Operated by Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) 1-916-386-5164
Operational Hours:
Reservations: By Reservation PG&E Recreation
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees: $14.00 per night $3.00 per additional vehicle $1.00 pet fee
Open Season: Open year round
Restrictions: Pack out what you pack in Maximum vehicle length: 30'
Water: Yes
Restroom: Yes, Vault
Operated By: Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E)
Information Center:   Operated by PG&E Recreation. 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. Open: Monday-Friday
Hours: 8:00am-4:30pm For more information click here.

General Information


26 miles northeast of Clovis on Hwy 168, turn left onto Auberry road. Travel 2.8 miles to intersection, (Powerhouse road), turn left on to Powerhouse road and travel 8.4 miles. Turn left into campground



General Notes:

 Please store food properly and don’t feed the animals. Bring mosquito repellant.

This is a “Pack it in, pack it out” facility.  Please take your trash with you when you leave.


Campground Camping

Boating - Non-Motorized



Camping trailer: Maximum vehicle length = 30'
Picnic tables:
Tent camping: Total sites = 5
Fee charged for some activities:
Toilets: Vault
Drinking water:

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


  • Accessibility
    A continuing goal of the Forest is to provide as many recreation opportunities for everyone to experience the great outdoors.


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