Hayward Flat Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

Located approximately 20 miles north of Weaverville, 2 miles off of Hwy 3 and is on the shores of Trinity Lake. Trinity Center is 9 miles north of Hayward Flat. Hayward Flat is easily one of the most popular campgrounds on Trinity Lake. It offers excellent lake access and plenty of shade. Sitting on one of the best arms of the lake for waterskiing, Hayward is favored by the watersports crowd.This is a 98 unit family campground with an amphitheatre and limited day-use parking. Each campsite has a paved spur, table, and fireplace. The campground road is paved. Most campsites have bear proof food lockers.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Trinity Unit.
Operational Hours: May 23 - September 12
Reservations: Reservations are available through the National Recreation Reservation Service @ recreation.gov or calling 1-877-444-6777.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees Single sites - $17 per day
Multi sites - $23 per day
$5 per day per extra vehicle
Open Season: May 21 - Sept 10
Closest Towns: Weaverville
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Flush
Operated By: Concessionaire to the Forest Service - Shasta Recreation Company, 14538 Wonderland Blvd., Redding, C
Information Center: Weaverville Ranger Station
P.O. Box 1190
Weaverville, Ca  96093
(530) 623-2121

General Information

Directions: From Weaverville, take Hwy 3 north for 17.5 miles. Turn right on Hayward Flat Road and travel 2 miles.

Recreation Map

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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Total of 98 units. Average max. trailer size = 40 foot.


Picnic tables
Drinking water
Fee charged for some activities
Tent camping
Camping trailer