Prosser Ranch Group Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

Prosser Group Campground is located on a sage and pine covered hilltop overlooking Prosser Reservoir. Campground is in a forest setting with pine and fir trees. Near Prosser Pit motorcycle area and Prosser Hill OHV trail system. Currently firewood is not available for purchase at the campground.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: ALERT! Black bears have been frequenting the area. For your safety, keep a clean campsite, store food in a secure container, and dispose of trash properly. As of 5/18/2017 water levels are very low at Prosser Reservoir. It is anticipated that water levels will rise later in the summer. For more information on changing water levels contact Bureau of Reclamation at (775) 882-3436.
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: Interpretive Site,Accessible,Boat ramp,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees $143 per site
Usage: Heavy
Busiest Season: summer
Restrictions: No camping or campfires allowed outside of developed campgrounds. Speed limitations for boats.   OHV Trail Access: Non-street legal OHVs must be trailered from the campground to the OHV trails.
Closest Towns: Truckee, CA
Water: Piped water
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Concessionaire
Information Center: Generally normal services available: Memorial Day Weekend through September. May open sooner or stay open longer – weather dependent.

General Information

General Notes:

1 site which can hold up to 50 people located on Prosser Reservoir. Prosser Group Site is located on the west shore peninsula of Prosser Reservoir at an elevation of 5,800 feet. This group site can accommodate 50 and has 5 tables, 3 fire rings and one large BBQ. Potable water is available and toilets are available on site. There is a large parking area that can accommodate 40 trailers.

Tables; fire rings; BBQ; garbage collection.

Location: Prosser Reservoir
 


Accessibility:

Restrooms and drinking water 


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Amenities

Picnic tables Yes
Drinking water Piped water
Interpretive Site Near Donner Historic Picnic Area and interpretive trail
Toilets Vault
Parking Yes
Boat ramp Yes
Fee charged for some activities Camping
Tent camping Yes
Accessible Restrooms and drinking water. Paved RV parking adjacent to group site. Assistance may be required to access native surface group site.
Camping trailer Adjacent to group site
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Highlights

Location

 
  Latitude : 
39.379103

  Longitude : 
-120.155426

  Elevation : 
5800

 

A boy holding a fish

A Boy Fishing