Camp at Swanson Campground

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Swanson Meadow Campground in Sierra National Forest is a tranquil, shaded, relaxing option for those seeking to enjoy Shaver Lake.

Swanson Meadow Campground is a small campground that operates on a first come, first serve basis. The campground is very close to the shore of Shaver Lake and all the activities associated - fishing, waterskiing, wakeboarding, swimming, hiking, kayaking, canoeing, stargazing, and more. Boats are available for rental from the Shaver Lake Marina. The campground is typically open from June through September. Pets are allowed, but must be kept on leash. Each campsite is equipped with a picnic table, food locker, and campfire ring. The fee is $22/night for a single site, $44/night for a double site, and $5/night per additional vehicle. 

The campground provides bathrooms. The nearest town to purchase supplies is nearby Shaver Lake. 

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Stand Up Paddle
Fitness
Rock Climbing
Chillin
Camping
Fishing
Photography
Mountain Biking
Running
Kayaking
Yoga
Swimming
Hiking
Bathrooms
Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Food Nearby
Forest
Groups
Lake
Picnic Area
Scenic
Wildflowers
Wildlife

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ūü•áTop Contributor

7 months ago

Beautiful place to go with the family

My family and I have gone here for a couple summers and have LOVED it

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