Forbes Group Campground


Area Status: Closed

Forbes Creek Group Campground is located on the southeast shore of Sugar Pine Reservoir in a cedar and pine forest overlooking the reservoir. It is near the North Fork of the American River with access to trails and swimming.

 

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Reservation only.
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
Area Amenities: Accessible,Fee charged for some activities,Toilets
Fees: $132 per site
Open Season: May 14 - October 11
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: OHV use is not permitted in the Sugar Pine Complex, only the staging area.
Closest Towns: Foresthill
Water: Piped water
Restroom: Vault toilets
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions:

From I-80: Take Foresthill Road exit for 17 miles to the town of Foresthill. Continue on the road for 9 miles to Sugar Pine Road. Turn left and continue on Sugar Pine Road for 9 miles. Take the left fork and drive 4 1/2 miles to boat ramp. Turn right and head up the hill about 7 miles.


General Notes:

Campfire circle

Trailer dump station

Location: Sugar Pine Reservoir


Parking:

Central parking to accommodate recreational vehicles
 


Accessibility:

Restrooms and Campsites


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Group Camping

Reservation Info 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 http://www.recreation.gov
No. of Accessible sites Restrooms and campsites

Amenities

Toilets:
Fee charged for some activities:
Accessible: Restroom and Campsites

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Highlights

Location

 
  Latitude : 
39.130833

  Longitude : 
-120.783611

  Elevation : 
3700

 

A boy holding a fish

A Boy Fishing