Hipcamp host Jillian  H.,
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Pitch your tent in our forest! Located on Mill Creek right outside of Lassen National Park, our campground is secluded yet easily accessible. The creek is great for fishing and being so close to the National Park and surrounded by National Forest, the hiking opportunities are endless! 

We have 20 sites available in our campground.  Each sites offers a picnic table & fi


Pitch your tent in our forest! Located on Mill Creek right outside of Lassen National Park, our campground is secluded yet easily accessible. The creek is great for fishing and being so close to the National Park and surrounded by National Forest, the hiking opportunities are endless! 

We have 20 sites available in our campground.  Each sites offers a picnic table & fire ring. FYI Sites 6, 9, 10, 11, 12, 15, 20 do not have grills on their fire rings. None of our sites have bear storage boxes. We ask that you keep your food in your car while away from your site. Our campground is dog friendly, but we ask that you keep them leashed & picked up after or we will ask you to leave. 

Behind campsite number 13 there's a steep trail down to Mill Creek.  Easy access points to Mill Creek off Highway 172 only a mile from the campground. 

We have two private bathroom facilities offering coin operated showers and flush toilets located behind campsite 5.  The shower house offers a coin operated washer and dryer. We recommend bringing your own laundry detergent. Additionally, there are vault toilets located in the lower campground.  The bathroom facilities are only a short walk from any camp site. 

Our restaurant & small convenience store just a short walk away from the campground area and open seasonally. Friday - Sunday 3pm to 8pm with last food orders at 7:30pmPlease check our website for up-to-date special hour updates. 

We are fully closed after the Labor Day weekend. 

 Wood & ice will be available in the front of the camp store. Please plan to bring cash! We ask that you leave money in a blue box located by the wood and ice. 

Come explore what the Lassen area has to offer! 

Campsite area
Tent or RV sites
20 sites
Up to 4 guests per site
Up to 2 vehicles
2WD Accessible
No wheelchair access
RV Information
Campervans and Cars allowed
Vehicles under 6 meters allowed
Pull-in site
Accommodates slideouts
Surface type: loose-gravel
Surface levelness: requires leveling
No Caravans, Fifth wheels, Toy haulers, Camper trailers, Motorhomes, Campervans, or Class C RVs
Hookups: No electricity, water, sewage, or TV connection
Generators not allowed
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Potable water available
Kitchen available
Showers available
Picnic table available
Bins available
Laundry present
Playground available
No wifi
Have a question? Send Jillian a message!
  • Check in: After 2PM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Super Strict
  • On arrival: Go straight to camp
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 6 months out


Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Off-roading (OHV)
Snow sports
Wildlife watching


Natural features you'll find at Campsite right outside Lassen NP in California.

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Hipcamper Kyrie
Kyrie M.
has mixed feelings towards this listing.
(Site 18)
October 20th, 2022

The campsites were nice and decent size. They were very close together, but there weren’t many occupied so it didn’t bother us. There is a nice trail to walk behind the camp ground. Being able to buy firewood was great, but there was a lot of green wood that did not burn well, and I couldn’t dig down to the older wood without tearing apart the wood pile. It’s great to have showers on-site, and the bathrooms toward the front of the campground were great. However, the vault toilets at the back of the campground were the worst smelling ones I have ever experienced. There doesn’t seem to be ventilation. I have experienced many outhouses and primitive bathroom situations but we almost puked in this one.

Hipcamper Emily

Short drive from lassen volcanic np

Emily V.
recommends this listing.
(Site 6)
October 17th, 2022

We arrived after dark and did not end up making a fire, but there was firewood for purchase. Site 6 was across the road from the bathroom/shower facilities which was perfect because it was super close yet not right next to the path that people would be walking on had it been busier. Would stay again if ever in the area!

Hipcamper Erin

3rd time camping here. not my last.

Erin T.
recommends this listing.
(Site 13)
October 17th, 2022

Minus the very inconsiderate people next to me at 12am-2am, this was the best stay yet. Had some special moments on the creek with a mama and baby deer. We just sat with each other across the creek as we ate our snacks. The grounds are always immaculate. Showers and bathrooms are always clean and the water is always hot. Friendly people. Good food. Great place to stay.

Night sky from site 13Site 13 from the roadDeer encounter at the creek which is just behind site 13. Pretty steep trail. Site 13 from the street in day time
Hipcamper Gillian

Very close to lassen!

Gillian B.
recommends this listing.
(Site 20)
October 12th, 2022

Beautiful place with hiking trails and river fishing! We loved staying here with our dog. Firewood and ice available, showers for a fee, and excellently maintained campsites. We camped in a tent and had lots of space in our site. Great location for exploring Lassen Volcanic National park!

Campsite right outside Lassen NPCampsite right outside Lassen NP
Hipcamper chris
Chris W.
recommends this listing.
(Site 13)
October 10th, 2022

camped near the creek which is super nice! cant wait to go back and actually get in the water!

Hipcamper Christopher
Christopher H.
recommends this listing.
(Site 9)
October 9th, 2022

Great spot! Site was quiet and easy to find. Washrooms were clean and everything was very easy to locate and use. Very happy with our stay and would definitely stop here again. Was a great base camp for visiting Lassen.

We were in site 9, was nice and secluded.

Hipcamper Nicole
Nicole F.
recommends this listing.
(Site 20)
October 9th, 2022

This camp spot was amazing. Beautiful views all around and a very peaceful spot. It was definitely well maintained and the camp hosts were very helpful and kind. I would highly recommend to anyone who loves camping

Hipcamper Aldrin

Best camping spot

Aldrin A.
recommends this listing.
(Site 13)
September 25th, 2022

Most beautiful Camp spot we have been to. Very clean, beautiful and peaceful.
Definitely going to be our go-to spot!

Highly recommend whether camping in a van or tents!!!!

Hipcamper Kendall
Kendall D.
recommends this listing.
(Site 13)
September 20th, 2022

Our camp spot was spacious and beautiful. The noise of the creek running in the background really elevated the experience. Facilities were clean and easy to access. We look forward to revisiting in the future.


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