Spicer Reservoir Campground

Area Status: Open

Spicer Reservoir

Timbered setting near the shore of Spicer Reservoir.

Spicer Reservoir Campground is operated by Royal Elk Park Management; Royal Elk Park Management - Camping, Campgrounds, Campsite

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Calaveras Ranger District (HWY 4)
Reservations: No reservations; camping is on a first come - first served basis. For more information contact info@royalelkparkmanagement.com
Area Amenities: Boat ramp, Tent camping, Camping trailer, Fee charged for some activities, Picnic tables, Toilets, Drinking water, Parking
Fees: $30 per night fee charged.
Best Season: Summer, early fall
Busiest Season: Summer
Closest Towns: Emergency medical services available at the Arnold Medical Clinic in the Meadowmont Shopping Center in Arnold, or at Mark Twain St. Joseph's Hospital in San Andreas (Highway 49). Gas, groceries, and camping supplies are available in Arnold, Camp Connell, and Bear Valley.
Water: Potable
Restroom: Vault toilets
Passes: America the Beautiful Senior and Access passes and Golden Age/Golden Access passes accepted for reduced nightly camping fees in single sites. 

General Information


Nine miles southeast of Highway 4 on Spicer Reservoir Road (7N01).

General Notes:

Spicer Reservoir offers low-speed boating (boat launch available), and excellent fishing, hiking, and equestrian opportunities. The northern arm of the lake, adjacent to the Carson-Iceberg Wilderness, is managed for non-motorized recreation (canoe and kayak) opportunities.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

No. of Sites 60

RV Camping

Size Restrictions RV/Trailer maximum length 50 ft.

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

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6,600 feet