Rush Creek Campground

Area Status: Closed

Rush Creek campground is located off of Highway 3, eight miles north of Weaverville.

The campground stretches along Rush Creek among Douglas fir, oak and maple. The sound of Rush Creek can be heard throughout the campground. Most campsites are well separated providing good privacy. Fishing is good for brook trout. The campground road and spurs are unpaved. All campsites have fire rings and picnic tables. Some campsites have a Klamath Oven. There is no piped water.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Dry camping.
Reservations: First come, first serve
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets
Fees: $10 per day, $6 per day, per additional vehicle
Open Season: May 27 - Sept. 8
Closest Towns: Weaverville
Water: None
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Concessionaire to Forest Service - Shasta Recreation Company, 14538 Wonderland Blvd., Redding, CA
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


From Weaverville, take Hwy 3 north for about 8 miles. Turn left at Rush Creek campground sign and drive 1/2 mile.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

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


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Tent camping:
Toilets: Vault

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