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Upper Hell Hole Campground

Elevation: 4,600 Feet (1433.9 Meters)
Length of Stay: 14 Days
Number of Sites: 15 Campsites
Reservation Status: Not Accepted

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General Description

Sitting at an elevation of 4,600 feet, Upper Hell Hole campground is located on the north east shore of Hell Hole Reservoir. In addition to offering camping facilities, the site provides close access to Hell Hole Reservoir. Visitors would be able to participate in activities such as boating, fishing and hiking. The campground is only accessible by trail or boat.

Hell Hole Reservoir is presently stocked with catchable rainbow and brown trout and kokanee salmon fingerlings by California Dept. of Fish and Game. Other fish previously caught include lake are brook trout. Sacramento sucker and tui chub also present.

On site facilities: 15 camp units, vault toilets, grills and fire rings.

Caution: There are bears in the area and so keep all foods, soaps and garbage contained.

Directions from Georgetown: Travel 22 miles east on Wentworth Springs Road, then 29 miles northeast on Forest Highway 2 and three miles northeast by boat or trail only. (54 miles from Georgetown) Located on the east end of Hell Hole Reservoir.

Seasonal Information:
Normal Services Available: Mid-June through Mid-September (NOTE: These date could be affected by snowFall.) .

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Recreation Opportunities
Activity Remarks On Site
ICON Boat Launching Hell Hole Reservoir
ICON Boating Hell Hole Reservoir
ICON Camping Upper Hell Hole Campground
ICON Fishing Trout, Salmon, Tui Chub
ICON Hiking & Walking Georgetown Ranger District
ICON Kayaking Hell Hole Reservoir
ICON Canoeing Hell Hole Reservoir
ICON Swimming & Waterplay Hell Hole Reservoir
ICON Viewing Scenery Georgetown Ranger District
ICON Viewing Wildlife Georgetown Ranger District

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Visitor Information:

Nevada Commission on Tourism, 401 N. Carson Street , Carson City, NV, 89701


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