Camp at Junction City Campground

Lake Tahoe Junction City Campground

Added by Bureau of Land Management - California

Enjoy camping near the Trinity River just outside of Junction City, CA. 

Junction City Campground is home to 22 tent/trailer campsites, paved loop road, vault toilets, potable water, fire rings, and picnic tables. MAX trailer length is 40 feet. The campground is located 1.5 miles west of Junction City on State Highway 299.

Dogs are welcome in the campground -- please keep them on-leash.

Fees: $10 (per vehicle/night), $5 for extra vehicle

Pack List

  • Tent
  • Sleeping Bag
  • Sleeping Pad
  • Camp Cookware
  • Food
  • Water
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Activities:

Camping, Chillin, Fishing, Hiking, Swimming

Skill Level:

Beginner

Season:

Spring, Summer, Autumn

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Features:

Bathrooms
Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
River
Scenic

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2 months ago

Camping

Convenient location if you don't want to finish the curvy drive to the coast. Too close to the road for in my opinion. Heard and saw the cars driving by at night. Bathroom wasn't bad.

2 months ago

Added by Bureau of Land Management - California

We manage 15.2 million acres of public lands in California.

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