Basin Gulch Campground

Area Status: Open

Located in a thickly wooded area within walking distance of Middle Fork Cottonwood Creek, this shady campground is perfect for tents and small trailers 20 feet or shorter. It is a great starting point for your adventures into the National Forest.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Campground is closed due to the Elkhorn Fire Area closure.  Go to the Alerts page for further information. Trinity OHV Trails Maps can be found for this and other areas [link].
Open Season: Memorial Day - Labor Day
Water: None
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: South Fork Management Unit, Hayfork Ranger Station

General Information


From Harrison Gulch Fire Station near Platina, travel west on Highway 36 for 1/4 mile. Turn south at the Stuart Gap Road (also known as the White Rock Road), 28N10 and proceed 1 mile to the campground.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

Total of 13 units. Average max. trailer size = 20 foot.

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

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