Chirpchatter Campground

Area Status: Open

Located east of Shasta Lake, these remote campsites offer the perfect spot to relax. Forested and shady, this is a perfect home base for your OHV adventures! Be aware, Fenders Ferry is a rough, unimproved dirt road. There is no lake access from this facility. This campground is very popular in the fall during hunting season. For more information and directions click this link

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Click the link for current campground conditions
Reservations: First Come, First Serve.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees: No fee
Busiest Season: Fall
Closest Towns: Shasta Lake City, Big Bend
Water: No
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: US Forest Service
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


From Interstate 5, take Highway 299 East 31 miles to Fenders Ferry Road (Road 27).  On Fenders Ferry Road, drive approximately 18 miles.  Once you pass the Madrone Campground, drive approximately 5 miles past the intersection.  Turn left at bridge, then drive 1 mile to campground.


Campground Camping


Camping trailer: Avg Max Trailer Size = 24'
Picnic tables: Yes
Tent camping: Yes
Parking: Yes
Toilets: Vault
Drinking water: No

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