Bridge Camp Campground

Area Status: Closed

Located on the North Fork of Stuart Fork Creek, five miles west on County Road 112 and 18 miles from Weaverville, this campground has 10 units with a average max. trailer size allowed of 20'. There are picnic table, fire rings, vault toilets, drinking water, one corral, an unsurfaced road and parking lot and two hitching rails.

Camp is a tent/equestrian campground and trailhead for one of the most popular trails to the Trinity Alps Wilderness. The campground stretches out along Stewart's Fork of Trinity River with some campsites at the water's edge. The campground is adjacent Stuart's Fork Railhead and horse corrals. The two campsites closest to the Railhead are walk-ins.  The campground is thickly wooded with Douglas fir and mixed deciduous trees. The hotfoot Bridge Camp Siphon is located here; it brought water from 1898 through 1914 to the LaGrange Hydraulic Mine.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Drinking water in the "Full Services" period from mid May- Oct. 31. May be inaccessible during winter months.
Operational Hours: Open year round.  Full services May 19 - Oct. 31.
Reservations: First come, first serve
Area Amenities: Tent camping, Camping trailer, Picnic tables, Toilets, Drinking water
Fees: $16 per site, per day, $8 per extra vehicle per day
Open Season: Year round
Closest Towns: Weaverville, Lewiston
Water: May 15 - October 31
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Shasta Recreation Company, 14538 Wonderland Blvd., Redding, Ca 530-275-8113
Information Center: Weaverville Ranger Station
360 Main Street
Weaverville, Ca  96093
530-623-2121 Open M-F 8:00 am to 4:30 pm; closed Federal Holidays

General Information

Directions: From Weaverville, take Hwy 3 north for 13 miles. Cross over the Stuart Fork Bridge. Turn left onto Trinity Alps Resort Road. Pass the resort. The next two miles is on a dirt road. The road ends at the campground.

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Campground Camping

Total of 10 units. Average max. trailer size = 20 foot.

Horse Camping


Camping trailer: Avg, trailer length 20'
Drinking water: May 15 - Oct. 31

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