Upper Jones Valley Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

This facility is used on an "as needed basis" by the Shasta Recreation Company (Concessionaire to the Forest Service). There are 8 camping sites that can accomodate a trailer with an average max. size of 16'.  All sites have a picnic table, campfire ring, and an unpaved parking spur.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Click the link for current campground conditions
Reservations: First-come, first served basis on an "as needed for overflow" basis.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees $22 per night. Additional vehicle $7 per day.
Closest Towns: Redding, Shasta Lake City
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Concessionaire to the Forest Service: Shasta Recreation Company, 530-275-8113
Information Center: Shasta Lake Ranger Station
14225 Holiday Road
Redding, CA  96003
(530) 275-1587
Open Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm (Closed Federal Holidays)

General Information

Directions: Located 9 miles east of Shasta lake City. From I-5, exit, 687. Turn right and follow Old Oregon trail for three miles. Turn left on to Bear Mountain Road and travel eight and a half miles to the junction of Dry Creek road. At the stop sign turn left and follow road about two miles to the Upper Jones Valley campground sign. Turn right on to campground road.

Recreation Map

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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping


Picnic tables Yes
Drinking water Yes
Toilets Vault
Parking Yes
Fee charged for some activities $20 per night
Tent camping 8 camping units
Camping trailer Average Max. Trailer size = 16'