Description

Outside of Kelseyville, Kelsey Creek is a huge campground surrounded by Clear Lake and the Kelsey Slough. (Which you can walk along on the Kelsey Creek boardwalk trail.)

This is the best place for fishing. Imagine waking up, walking 5 feet and watching the sunrise over Clear Lake while casting your line. There are also cabins and a group campsite on the western end of the campground. Contact the park if you're interested in staying there!

Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
82 sites
Up to 40 guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Amenities
No picnic table

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Biking
Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Paddling
Snow sports
Swimming
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Kelsey Creek Campground.

Beach
Forest
Lake
River, stream, or...
Swimming hole
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5 Reviews

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Hipcamper Shirtless host Steve
Shirtless Host Steve J.
didn't provide a recommendation.
September 8th, 2017

Report from your Shirtless Host on Clear Lake S.P. at Kelsey Creek Camp grounds!
I just spent 10 days in both camp sites 71 and 53 !!
71 and 70 have shade all day long and you can see the lake!
Site 53 has shade all afternoon
and you can see the lake alittle!
Clear lake S.P. has alot of plus and very few bad things any one can say about it !
This is a great park swimming, wild life all over the place fishing , hiking, bike rideing. Boating has a boat ramp. The swimming area is rope off and great for the kids l had a great time at the park!! So bring your family and friends and likes all go camping!!!
If you don't have a boat there is boat rentals near by in Lake Port!
I listed the camp sites l liked in my other review.
Shirtless Host

Hipcamper Evan
Evan S.
didn't provide a recommendation.
July 7th, 2015

perfect campground to break up your trip from SF northward to parks like mendocino, humboldt, or king range. sites are clustered with tables, fire rings, and nearby restrooms+showers. $38/night, reserve online but note this means it fills up on busy weekends

morning by the lake at camp #85
Hipcamper Linda
Linda L.
recommends this listing.
January 30th, 2017

Nice campground. Seen deer beside our site. Seen lots of turtles. Loved our walks. Other campers were nice. Only bad thing is raccoon thieves.

Hipcamper Nelanka P.
recommends this listing.
July 24th, 2018
Hipcamper Yoshika S.
has mixed feelings towards this listing.
November 4th, 2018
Park
Clear Lake State Park
State
California
Country
United States
Phone Number
(707) 279-2267
Directions
View on Google Maps
Official Website
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Coordinates
39.018° N, 122.808° W
Unknown price
Tent Only - Group: 2 Sites
(Up to 40 people per site)
Unknown price
Tent / RV / Trailer - Group: 19 Sites
(Up to 60 people per site)
Unknown price
Tent / RV / Trailer: 61 Sites
(Up to 8 people per site)

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