Description

Crystal Springs is a beautiful and remote campground offering three boat-in campsites. The campsites are entirely primitive, offering only a picnic table for an amenity. That is, if you don’t count awesome fishing, hiking and kayaking in your backyard as an amenity.
Campsite area
Bring your own tents
5 sites
Up to 8 guests per site
Boat
No ADA access
Essentials
Amenities
No picnic table

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Biking

With no shortage of scenery (including a sparkling lake and wildflowers), this is a wonderful spot to tread on two wheels. Tra...Read more

Boating

Ahjumawi is a wonderful place for a boat ride. In fact, the park is only accessible by water, making a love for boats absolute...Read more

Fishing

Since this park is only accessible by boat, it makes sense that this is the park of anglers’ dreams. The park’s best fishing s...Read more

Hiking

Hiking at Ahjumawi is a welcome break from the usual walk in the woods. Trails throughout this park take visitors through an in...Read more

Paddling

Since visitors literally have to make their way to this park by boat, this is a great spot for those who can’t get enough of p...Read more

Swimming

The park’s waters stay fairly warm throughout the year, making it a refreshing (but not bone-chilling) place to jump in! Ja Sh...Read more

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Angela D.
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November 26th, 2015

Amazing spot, beautiful views and very primitive. Geocaching, lava caves and old native relics found here.

Crystal Springs Campground
Hipcamper Diana W.
recommends this listing.
September 12th, 2017
Park
Ahjumawi Lava Springs State Park
State
California
Country
United States
Phone Number
(530) 335-2777
Directions
View on Google Maps
Official Website
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Coordinates
41.112° N, 121.448° W
$15/night
Boat In: 5 Sites
(Up to 8 people per site)

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