Wild Plum Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Wild Plum Campground is located one mile east of Sierra City on Haypress Creek off the Wild Plum Road. There are 47 campsites, piped water, vault toilets, and it is near the Kentucky Mine and Sierra County Historical Park.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: All sites open
Operational Hours: Typically stays open from Memorial Day to Labor Day
Reservations: This site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777), or on-line at www.recreation.gov
Fees $24 per site
$5 for extra vehicle
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Camping outside designated campground is prohibited in this area
Closest Towns: Sierra City
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Concessionaire

General Information

Accessibility:
Directions:

From Sierra City: Drive 1 mile east of Sierra City on Hwy 49. Campground is 1 1/2 on Wild Plum Road along Haypress Creek.
 


General Notes:

PCT equestrian access
Bear proof food boxes available

Reservations: yes


Parking:

Yes


General Notes:

Only part of Wild Plum Campground will be open for Memorial Day Weekend -  (due to snow).  Reservations are not required for this weekend. 


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Location

 
  Latitude : 
39.566680

  Longitude : 
-120.601521

  Elevation : 
4400

 

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A Boy Fishing

 



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