Sterling Lake Campground

Area Status: Unknown

Sterling Lake Campground is adjacent to Sterling Lake. Campground is located on a steep, winding road and supplies must be hiked in a short distance (approx. 400 feet) after parking your car.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Per PG&E: Closed for 2021 season due to roadwork on Rattlesnake
Reservations: No
Fees $15 per site
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: 10 MPH speed limit for boats
Closest Towns: Soda Springs
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Private-profit

General Information


From I-80: Take Cisco Grove exit and turn north. Take a left on the frontage road after crossing over the freeway. Turn right before Cisco Grove campground onto Rattlesnake Road. Continue 5 miles to Sterling Lake Campground.

General Notes:

Lake water source - purify before drinking

Operated By: PG&E

Elevation: 7000

Pack-in/pack-out (no garbage receptacles)
No boat launch facility


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No. of Sites 8 single site(s)
Reservation Info Not reservable
No. of Accessible sites None


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