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Camping in Calaveras

Camping is one of the best ways to experience Calaveras County’s four-season recreation environments from the rolling foothills of the Gold Country to the spectacular High Sierra. Wherever you choose to stay, be sure to look up into our night skies – free of light pollution, the views are awe inspiring. As always, when staying in our beautiful environments, please …

Angels Camp: Camping at New Melones

The Glory Hole Recreation Area offers great camping at New Melones, with sites overlooking the lake. There are 140 campsites at 2 campgrounds: Big Oak and Ironhorse, most accommodating either RV or tent camping. Campground amenities include: campfire rings and picnic tables at each site | campfire programs | amphitheater | interpretive hikes | horseshoes | showers & toilets are temporarily …

Valley Springs: Pardee Lake Camping

Pardee Lake Camping is a peaceful, quiet experience, perfect for seniors and families, offering 141 oak-shaded camp sites with picnic tables and fire rings in two separate campgrounds available on a first-come, first-served basis. The Lakeview campground is closest to the marina area, with a short walk to showers, laundry room café, restrooms and swimming pools (there’s no swimming allowed in …

Valley Springs: Lake Camanche Camping

You can book your campsites online choosing from more than 550 tent camping sites spread over the North and South Shores. Campsite amenities include bbqs. water, picnic tables, hot showers, laundry facilities and restrooms. Primitive sites usually have no amenities like water, picnic tables or restrooms close by. If you’re new to camping, Lake Camanche has a Rent My Tent program …

Valley Springs: New Hogan Lake Camping

New Hogan Lake camping, picnicking and RV sites are well designed to give beautiful views of the lake. There are 207 campsites available for reservation at three campgrounds: Acorn, Oak Knoll & Deer Flat with boat-in camping, plus one group campground that can accommodate up to 50 people, called Coyote Point. While here, you can enjoy disc golf at an …

Copperopolis: Salt Spring Valley Reservoir Camping

Salt Spring Valley Reservoir camping is located right next to the lake for great access to fishing, boating, swimming and jet skiing. There are 80 acres of campgrounds with tent and RV camping available, a dump station, restrooms, showers, and picnic tables. Sites are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Just 15-minutes’ drive from Copperopolis, you’re close to all of …

Winter Camping in Calaveras

Upper Elevation: Winter Mountain Camping Thinking about winter camping? A night out in the solitude and quiet of winter can be an unforgettable experience, and it can be quite accessible if you’re using one of the convenient Sno-Park parking areas along Ebbetts Pass near Bear Valley. From these staging areas, for which you will need a parking permit, you can …

Family vacation: Camping in Calaveras County

Calaveras County has got some incredible (and surprisingly easy to snag) camping spots. Here are some places we think are worthy of a great outdoors family vacation (sleeping under the stars style).

Your Guide to the Biggest September Events in Calaveras County

Looking for the biggest events Calaveras has on offer in September? You’ve come to the right place! Read on for the rest of our biggest September Events in Calaveras County, listed in chronological order below. (Featured image above: Ironstone Concours d’Elegance Amphicar I Courtesy of Ironstone Concours Foundation – photographer Ron Kimball) If you want to learn how to save …

August in Calaveras – 8 Top Things to Do for Late Summer Fun

Each August in Calaveras County summer hits a fevered pitch of fun. Whether you’re all about nature, art, wine, theater, food, antique shopping, or beer, read on to find the big hits of the month below. Looking for places to cool down? Don’t miss Where to Cool Off in Calaveras County. Visiting during Labor Day Weekend? Don’t miss our 2019 …

9 Fun Things to do in Summer in Calaveras County

  Summer in Calaveras County means High Sierra wildflowers, perfect temperatures, cooling off lake side, wine tasting at family owned vineyards, living like a local in charming Gold Rush era towns, summer concerts, live theater, enjoying our art deco cinema in downtown Angels Camp, 4th of July fun and much much more. Read on to get the low down on …