Jackass Springs Campground


Located approximately 34 miles north of Weaverville on State Hwy 3, this campground offers 10 campsites that can accomodate up to a 32' trailer. There is no piped water.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Located on Trinity Lake. Open year round when no snow. Dry camping only.
Operational Hours: Open year round
Reservations: First come, first serve
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets
Fees No fee
Closest Towns: Weaverville
Water: None
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: US Forest Service: Weaverville Ranger Station, P.O. Box 1190, Weaverville, Ca 96093, 530-623-2121
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 34.2 miles. Turn right on County Road 106, crossing over Carrville Bridge. Stay on County Road 106 for 12.4 miles until Jackass Springs Road junction. Turn right, continue for 5 miles to the campground.

Recreation Map

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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Total of 10 units. Average max. trailer size = 32 foot.


Picnic tables
Toilets Vault
Tent camping
Camping trailer