Camping Northern California  by Richard McMahon

Camping Northern California Guide Book

by Richard McMahon (Falcon Guides)
Camping Northern California  by Richard McMahon
This comprehensive guidebook gives detailed descriptions of public campgrounds from the Oregon border to the San Francisco Bay area. The listings include campsites managed by national, state, city, and county parks; the Forest Service; the BLM; and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Easy-to-use maps and charts will simplify your search for the perfect campground. You'll also find vital information on: camp location, fees and reservations, facilities and hookups, recreational activities, weather and geography, and local attractions.

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Trails from the "Camping Northern California" Guide Book
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A large portion of Tahoe National Forest covers most of the High Forest near Downieville and Sierraville, providing woodlands, lakes, rivers, and streams for outdoor enjoyment. Five large manmade lake ...
Sierraville, CA - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
The Eldorado National Forest is the main feature of this area, with its 4 rivers, 170 lakes, and 400 miles of trails for hikers, equestrians, and mountain bikers. The Carson National Scenic Byway wind ...
South Lake Tahoe, CA - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
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The centerpiece of the Klamath-Mount Shasta area is the snow-covered cone of Mount Shasta itself. It rises to an elevation of 14,162 feet and is visible on clear days from more than 100 miles away. Mo ...
Yreka, CA - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
Welcome to “The Crossroads,” where the lava of the Modoc Plateau, the granite of the Sierra Nevada, and the sagebrush of the Great Basin meet and blend. This is one of the most fascinating and geologi ...
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In May 1915, Mount Lassen exploded with a fury similar to that of Mount St. Helens in 1980. Today, ecologists are studying the Mount Lassen area to see what the future has in store for the devastated ...
Chester, CA - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
Most of the undeveloped land in this area lies within the Inyo National Forest and in two of its wilderness areas: Ansel Adams and John Muir. Central to the area is the community of Mammoth Lakes, one ...
Mammoth Lakes, CA - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
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The Mendocino area enjoys some of the most dramatic coastal scenery found anywhere. While much of it is private and inaccessible, much more is open to the public as marvelous state and county parks an ...
Mendocino, CA - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
Most of this area lies within the borders of the Modoc National Forest, 1.6 million acres of varied terrain that includes meadows, wetlands, forests, and lava fields. The national forest shelters more ...
Canby, CA - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
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This guide describes the northern section of the Central Valley, north and west of Sacramento, including parts of the Mendocino National Forest near Stonyford. California’s Central Valley is one of th ...
Williams, CA - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
Plumas National Forest covers most of this region, providing more than 1.1 million acres of opportunity for nature lovers. The forest contains more than 1,000 miles of rivers and streams and over 100 ...
Quincy, CA - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
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Sparsely populated but with a great natural endowment of beaches, forests, and fish-filled rivers and streams, the Redwood Empire attracts sports enthusiasts of all stripes. Overshadowing all are the ...
Eureka, CA - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
Campgrounds included in this guide are: Malakoff Diggins, South Yuba, Nevada County Fairgrounds, Scotts Flat Lake, White Cloud, Skillman Group Camp, Rollins Reservoir, Auburn, Parker Flat OHV Staging ...
Sacramento, CA - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
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Ocean access, marvelous views, and temperate weather—these define the San Francisco Bay Area. Add the human contributions—the Golden Gate Bridge, Chinatown, cable cars, Fisherman’s Wharf, the Embarcad ...
San Francisco, CA - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
More than three dozen public campgrounds are located throughout the area, most of them on the water. You can enjoy water sports of almost every description, including fishing, water-skiing, and sailin ...
Redding, CA - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
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Shasta Lake, with its 29,500-acre surface area and 370 miles of shoreline, gets large numbers of visitors, especially during the summer months. Yet its numerous arms, inlets, and coves can provide pri ...
Redding, CA - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
Trinity Lake, also known as Clair Engle Lake, is the westernmost and second largest of the three major lakes that make up the Whiskeytown-Shasta-Trinity National Recreation Area. The Trinity Unit cont ...
Weaverville, CA - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
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Whiskeytown Lake, with a 3,200-acre surface area and 36 miles of shoreline, is the central attraction of this smallest of the three units in the national recreation area. In addition to most water sp ...
Redding, CA - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
The vineyards of the Sonoma-Napa area are world famous. Many of California’s premium wines are born in Napa Valley, and tours of the wineries here are a growing part of the tourism industry. If you wa ...
Santa Rosa, CA - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
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This eTrail describes the southern section of the Central Valley, south of Sacramento, including San Luis Reservoir, the Stockton area, and the Sierra foothills north of Merced. California’s Centr ...
Stockton, CA - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
The Stanislaus National Forest and a portion of the Toiyabe National Forest make up most of this area of the High Sierra region. The Stanislaus covers almost 900,000 acres and contains 800 miles of ri ...
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