Area Status: Open
Nordheimer Campground is located in a Douglas-fir and hardwood forest close to the Wild and Scenic California Salmon River. Roads and parking areas are gravel. The main campround has 12 sites located under shady trees. Combination fire ring grills and picnic tables are provided at each site. Popular activities include swimming/sunbathing, rafting, kayaking, hiking, wildlife viewing and biking.
On-site campground host available.
At a Glance
|Operational Hours:||Open all year.|
|Reservations:||No reservations available. First come, first serve only. Self register at entrance kiosk. Cash (exact change) or check made out to USDA (United States Department of Agriculture).|
|Fees:||$8 per night; $5 extra vehicle fee|
|Information Center:||Orleans Ranger District
1 Ishi Pishi Road
Orleans, CA 95556
Map showing recreational areas. Map Information
|No. of Sites||12|
|No. of Accessible sites||12|
Nordheimer is in the heart of the Salmon River whitewater area. Boat access to the river's edge is available with 4x4 vehicles. There are 4 reservation only group sites with tables and vault toilets.
|No. of Sites||4|
|Reservation Info||By reservation only at www.recreation.gov or 1-877-444-6777|
|Fire Information||Campfires in the fire rings provided, subject to local restrictions.|
|No. of Accessible sites||None|