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Chilcoot Campground

Elevation: 5,400 Feet (1683.3 Meters)
Length of Stay: 14 Nights
Maximum RV Size: 40 Feet (12.5 Meters)
Number of Sites: 40 Campsites
Reservation Phone Number: 877-444-6777
Reservation Status: Accepted
Reservation System: National Reservation System

Chilcoot Campground Reservations

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General Description

Located five miles outside of the town of Chilcoot, California, and four miles from the Frenchman Lake Recreation Area. Campground is located along the Little Last Chance Creek. Facilities provided include accessible restrooms, campsites, and a trail along the lake. The approximate season of use is from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Popular activities include swimming and fishing.

Reservations must be made at least 4 days in advance.

An additional fee will be collected on-site for extra vehicles.

Day-use parking fee is $3.00; dump station fee is $5.00.

Reservations for this campground end September 9, 2002. Sites are available for walk-ins as long as the campground is accessible. More information can be obtained by calling 1-800-328-6266, extension 5062.

Directions: From Reno, Nevada take Highway 395 north to Highway 70, turn west on Highway 70, travel 5 miles to Chilcoot, California. Turn north on Highway 284, travel 5 miles to Chilcoot Campground.

Seasonal Information:
Normal Services Available: 5-23/2003 through 9-8/2003 .

Fee Information
Type Price Remarks
FAMILY TENT SINGLE Call for Current Fee

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Recreation Opportunities
Activity Remarks On Site
ICON Boat Launching Frenchman Lake
ICON Boating Frenchman Lake
ICON RV Camping 40' Max
ICON Camping Chilcoot Campground
ICON Fishing Frenchman Lake
ICON Hiking & Walking Trail Network
ICON Viewing Scenery Beckwourth Ranger District
ICON Viewing Wildlife Beckwourth Ranger District
ICON Swimming & Waterplay Frenchman Lake

More Information

Visitor Information:

California Travel and Tourism Commision, P.O. Box 1499 , Sacramento, CA, 95812-1499, Phone: 800-862-2543

Links to other sites:
Campground Reservations - Reserve your campground online here with reserveamerica.com


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