Lakes Basin Campground

Lakes Basin Campground is located in the Lakes Basin Recreation Area. Located nine miles southwest of Graeagle, California, this recreation area has special geological features. There is breathtaking scenery and over 20 small lakes nearby, most of which are accessible by hiking trails.

This area provices a multitude of recreational activities including camping, fishing, boating, hunting, mountain biking, horseback riding, picnicking, hiking, backpacking, swimming, windsurfing and nature study. In the winter visitors can ice fish, snowmobile, cross-country ski and showshoe.

6 people per campsite are allowed. 2 cars per campsite are allowed.

All campsites have parking. Several sites can accommodate vehicles up to 26'.

All sites have a table and a fire ring. Water, vault toilets and garbage service is provided.

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Latitude: 39.699529 Longitude: -120.659592 Elevation: 6445 ft
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Number of Camp Sites

23 family sites, and one double site. 4 sites are universally accessible.

Campground Style


Nightly Fee

$19 per family site, $38 per double site, no fees October through May.

Maximum Length of Stay Allowed

14 day camping limit

Driving Directions

Take County Road 519 off of State Route 89 just out of Graeagle, California. Proceed north approximately nine miles to campground turnoff.

Pet Friendly Notes

$2 pet fee

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