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The Willow Placer Campground is strategically placed on the Merced River. There is a host of activities to enjoy and fresh mountain air to breathe.

Willow Placer Campground is conveniently near to Yosemite's Wawona entrance, Mono Hot Springs, and a wide trail system in Sierra National Forest.

The campground is open year round, and operates on a first-come first-serve basis. The campground is owned by Bureau of Land Management. There is a $10/night fee. The maximum group size is 8. Each camp site is equipped with a grill and a picnic table. The campsite is ADA accessible. There are vault toilets, but the campground does not offer a potable water source. The closest water is near Briceburg Bridge. Watch for rattlesnakes and poison oak! 

Elevation Gain

1067 ft Gain

Activities

Stand Up Paddle, Rock Climbing, Cycling, Chillin, Camping, Fishing, Photography, Yoga, Swimming, Snowshoeing, Backpacking, Hiking

Bathrooms
Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Forest
Groups
Picnic Area
River
Scenic
Wildflowers
Wildlife
Swimming Hole

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We want to acknowledge and thank the past, present, and future generations of all Native Nations and Indigenous Peoples whose ancestral lands we travel, explore, and play on. Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations. Please explore responsibly!

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