Ahart Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

Ahart Campground is located on the Middle American River and is near French Meadows Reservoir. Campground is close in proximity to Granite Chief Wilderness. It is surrounded by a coniferous forest.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Will re-open spring 2020.
Operational Hours: NO SERVICES. PACK IN, PACK OUT
Reservations: Reservations can me made at www.recreation.gov or by calling 1-877-444-6777
Fees $20 per site
 
Open Season: May
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Firearms or any other implements of destruction(including but not limited to bow & arrow and slingshots) are prohibited in this area; camping outside designated campground is prohibited in this area
Closest Towns: Foresthill
Water: River water source - purify before drinking
Restroom: Vault Toilet (4)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions:

From Foresthill: Drive 36 miles east on Mosquito Ridge Road (Forest Road 96). Campground is on Middle American River, 1 mile north of French Meadows Reservoir.


General Notes:

Bear proof food boxes available


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Location

 
  Latitude : 
39.145997

  Longitude : 
-120.408204

  Elevation : 
5300

 

A boy holding a fish

A Boy Fishing

 



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