Diablo Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Elevation 5800, Diablo Campground is located in the Packer Lake area near the Sierra Buttes, in northern California. It is north of the Yuba River and next to Packer Creek. 19 designated campsites with room for trailer and tent camping. Vault toilets and stream water source-purify before drinking.

At a Glance

Reservations: Yes. Call (877) 444-6777, or on-line at www.recreation.gov
Fees $20 per site
$5 for extra vehicle
Open Season: May
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Camping outside designated campground is prohibited in this area
Closest Towns: Sierra City
Water: Stream water source - purify before drinking
Restroom: Vault Toilet (2)
Operated By: Tahoe National Forest

General Information

Directions:

From Hwy 49 at Sierra City: Drive 4 1/2 miles to Bassett's Station. Turn left on Gold Lake Hwy and drive 1/2 mile to Packer Lake Road. Turn left and continue 1 1/2 miles to Diablo Campground.

From 89 N to 49 N: Drive 13 miles west to Bassett's Station. Turn right on Gold Lake Hwy and drive 1/2 mile to Packer Lake Road. Turn left and continue 1 1/2 miles to Diablo Campground.


General Notes:
Parking:

Room for trailer and tent camping
 


Recreation Map

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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

No. of Sites 18 single site(s)
Reservation Info Yes.  Call (877) 444-6777, or on line at www.recreation.gov
No. of Accessible sites None


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