Niagara OHV Campground


Area Status: Closed
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Niagara OHV Campground situated in a mixed conifer forest. It is located on Forest Road 5N01. Turn right off of Highway 108 at Eagle Meadow Road (5N01), about 15 miles from the Summit Ranger Station and follow Eagle Meadow Road approximately 3 miles to the campground. There are 10 sites; each site has a table and a fire ring. The main road and parking pads are dirt-surfaced. Potable water is not available. Toilets are vault-style. Fee charged for extra vehicle parking.

For more information and other OHV riding opportunities on Forest Service lands, please visit the California State Off Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation Website at www.ohv.parks.ca.gov.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Summit Ranger District (HWY 108)
Operational Hours: After October 10, 2022: Camping available until Hwy 108 closes. No services, Pack it in, Pack it out, no water, no fees. 
Reservations: First come, first serve. No reservations can be made for Niagara OHV Campground.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Picnic tables,Toilets
Fees: As of 10/12/2021 There are no services and no fees until end of season. The Forest Service operates Niagara OHV Campground and charges the following fees:
  • $8.00 for a single-family site
The Interagency Senior and Interagency Access Passes are honored and provide a 50 percent discount on camping fees in the campground.  Pass number must be written on fee envelope or Pass must be shown to Host. The Interagency Annual and Volunteer passes do not provide any discounts on camping.
Permit Info: If you wish to use a stove, grill, or have a campfire it is recommended, but not required, that you get a campfire permit.  This FREE Permit can be obtained at preventwildfiresca.org or at any ranger station. Do not burn plastic or metal. Please leave the area in as good (or better) condition than you found it.
Open Season: May - December
Restrictions: Camp in designated sites only. The number of people allowed in a single campsite is six. The maximum length of stay in any campground is 14 days. Please leave the area in as good (or better) condition than you found it.
Closest Towns: Communities with gas and/or groceries:
  • Highway 108:
    • Sonora
    • Twain Harte
    • Cold Springs (last gas when traveling east)
    • Pinecrest
    • Strawberry
Water: Potable water is not available. Untreated water available from stream (if flowing). Treat water.
Restroom: Vault toilets are available in the campground. No RV dump station available.
Passes: The Interagency Senior and Interagency Access Passes are honored and provide a 50 percent discount on camping fees in the campground.  Pass number must be written on fee envelope or Pass must be shown to Host. The Interagency Annual and Volunteer passes do not provide any discounts on camping.
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: 19 miles east of Pinecrest, about 3 miles off Highway 108 on Eagle Meadow Road.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Campground Camping

OHV Camping

Forested and open areas along Niagara Creek. OHV Recreation.

For more information and other OHV riding opportunities on Forest Service lands, please visit the California State Off Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation Website at www.ohv.parks.ca.gov.

No. of Sites 10

Amenities

Picnic tables:
Tent camping:
Toilets:

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
38.310793

  Longitude : 
-119.890315

  Elevation : 
6,960 feet