Description

Party hardy at Nelson Point Campground with 60 others and explore the Sacramento Arm of Shasta Lake. Open for walk-ins April through May but group reservations are required the rest of the season. All campsites have grills, picnic tables and fire rings perfect for serving up a fresh catch and telling ghost stories long into the night.
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
1 site
Up to 60 guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Picnic table available

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Biking
Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Horseback riding
Paddling
Off-roading (OHV)
Climbing
Swimming
Whitewater paddling
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Nelson Point Campground.

Beach
Cave
Forest
Hot spring
Lake
River, stream, or...
Swimming hole
Waterfall
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The vibe at Nelson Point Campground

1149 ftListing's elevation
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Park
Shasta-Trinity National Forest
State
California
Country
United States
Phone Number
(530) 226-2500
Directions
View on Google Maps
Official Website
View Website
Coordinates
40.849° N, 122.345° W
Unknown price
Tent / RV / Trailer - Group: 1 Site
(Up to 60 people per site)

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Recreate Responsibly

  1. Know before you go
  2. Practice physical distancing
  3. Plan ahead
  4. Play it safe
  5. Explore locally
  6. Leave no trace
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  1. Plan ahead and prepare
  2. Travel and camp on durable surfaces
  3. Dispose of waste properly
  4. Leave what you find
  5. Minimize campfire impacts
  6. Respect wildlife
  7. Be considerate of other visitors
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