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Sterling Lake Campground

Elevation: 7,000 Feet (2182.0 Meters)
Length of Stay: 14 Days
Number of Sites: 6 Campsites
Reservation Status: Not Accepted

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General Description

Sterling Lake Campground is located approximately 26 miles east of Nevada City at an elevation of 7,000 feet. This campground has 6 campsites with toilets. Fishing and hiking are available from this campground. The road to the campground is steep and windy and trailers are not recommended.

Directions from Nevada City: Travel east on Hwy. #20 for approximately 22 miles to Hwy #80 east. Travel east on Hwy #80 for 3 miles to the Cisco Grove Exit. Travel north on unpaved Rattlesnake Road for 4 miles to the campground.

Seasonal Information:
Normal Services Available: Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day Weekend (NOTE: may be open off season, but without managed services.) .

Fee Information
Type Price Remarks
No fees Call for Current Fee 2007 Fees

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Recreation Opportunities
Activity Remarks On Site
ICON Camping Sterling Lake Campground
ICON Fishing Fishing is available from this campground.
ICON Hiking & Walking Hiking trails are available from this campground.
ICON Lakes & Reservoirs Sterling Lake
ICON Viewing Scenery Nevada City Ranger District
ICON Viewing Wildlife Nevada City Ranger District

More Information

Visitor Information:

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


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