Attention: Water conservation measures are in effect in this facility. Please do not fill RV water tanks and use water wisely. Thank you.

COLD CREEK, CA

Cold Creek Campground is located on Highway 89, 4.5 miles south of Sierraville, California. Its location makes Cold Creek a great base camp for a variety of recreational activities, including fishing, hunting, hiking and biking.The campground lies in a meadow between Cold Creek ...
Status: Closed through Thu Apr 23 2015   Season Dates

Book a Campsite at COLD CREEK, CA

Enter Dates

Narrow Results




Know Before You Go
  • In accordance with standard industry practices, Tahoe Recreation will be assessing a $5 additional vehicle fee on the 'second vehicle' in each single family campsite, and on the 'third and fourth vehicle' in any double family campsite, provided these vehicles are not joined to the first vehicle by a hitch and towed onto the site. In the case of motorcycles, the first two are considered to be one vehicle and the third and fourth are also considered to be one vehicle. No additional vehicle fees are collected for bicycles.
  • Bears frequent the area; all food must be kept in approved containers
  • No water available; bring your own supply or fill up at Cottonwood Creek Campground
  • Additional $2/day fee charged for Memorial Day, 4th of July and Labor Day weekends
  • No off-road vehicle use in the campground
  • Fire restrictions may be imposed at any time due to hot, dry weather conditions, at which time campfires and charcoal fires may not be allowed. For current fire conditions or weather closures contact the Sierraville Ranger District (530) 994-3401 (voice), (530) 994-3521 (TDD).
  • This facility is operated by Tahoe Recreation, doing business as California Land Management. Your comments are welcomed; Visitors may collect a comment form from a campground host or submit feedback online.
  • Click here for more information on the Tahoe National Forest
  • Don't Move Firewood: Protect California's forests from tree-killing pests by buying your firewood locally and burning it on-site. For more information visit firewood.ca.gov.
6 site(s) found
     Available online       Unavailable online
6 site(s) found
Campsite Search Results: 1-2 of 2 Previous | Next
Site# Loop Site type Max # of people Equip length/ Driveway Amenities Online availability
Campsite Search Results: 1-2 of 2 Previous | Next
Nonspecific+ STANDARD NONELECTRIC 6 20 Back-In
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed Near Water - no
Enter Date
Nonspecific+ STANDARD NONELECTRIC 6 30 Back-In
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed Near Water - no
Enter Date
Footnotes: (applicable only where specifically marked above)
+When you reserve one of these sites, it will not be a site specific reservation. You will be assigned a site when you arrive at the campground.
** Arrival dates earlier than the online-reservation-window may also be available at the campground.
Photos
Photo: COLD CREEK (CA) Photo: COLD CREEK (CA) Photo: COLD CREEK (CA) Photo: COLD CREEK (CA) Photo: COLD CREEK (CA)
Overview

Overview

Cold Creek Campground is located on Highway 89, 4.5 miles south of Sierraville, California.

Its location makes Cold Creek a great base camp for a variety of recreational activities, including fishing, hunting, hiking and biking.

Natural Features:

The campground lies in a meadow between Cold Creek and Highway 89. Jeffrey pine and white fir trees cover half the campground, while the other half is situated closer to the creek among cottonwoods, willow and aspen trees.

Recreation:

Cold Creek offers rainbow trout fishing and swimming. Cottonwood Creek Botanical Trail and Overlook Trail both begin at nearby Cottonwood Creek Campground.

Facilities:

The campground offers single-family campsites, each equipped with a picnic table and campfire ring. Vault toilets are provided.

Nearby Attractions:

Lake Tahoe is conveniently close, only 35 minutes away. Tahoe offers excellent boating, kayaking, fishing, hiking and scenic driving opportunities.

Sardine Lake within beautiful Lakes Basin is a 35-minute drive northwest via the Golden Chain/Highway 49. Stampede Reservoir is a 45-minute drive southeast.

Booking Window
Fri Oct 24 2014 - Mon Apr 20 2015

Reservations must be made 4 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 Month(s) in advance.

Season Dates

Season Schedule

Park Season Start End
Peak Fri Apr 24 2015 Sat Oct 31 2015
Services and Amenities
Within Facility
  • Campfire Rings
  • Creek Access
  • Fishing
  • Picnic Area
  • Self Pay Station
  • Swimming
  • Vault Toilets
Within 10 Miles
  • Fuel Available
  • General Store
  • Hiking
  • Pay Phone
  • Restaurant
Fees and Cancellation Policies

Fees and Cancellation

Fee Information
Payment in full will be charged to your credit card upon completion of the reservation. A $9.00 non-refundable on line reservation fee may be charged for some facilities.

Payment Methods Accepted On-line:
Visa Mastercard Amex Discover UnionPay JCB

Changes and Cancellations
A $10.00 service fee will apply if you change or cancel your reservation. Late cancellations are subject to additional fees. For full details see NRRS Reservation Policy


Facility Rates*
Park Season Site Type Nightly/Daily Rates
Peak Season
Apr 24 2015 -
Oct 31 2015
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $14.55-$16.36

*Displayed rates do not reflect discounts, attribute fees (electrical hook-ups / water hook-ups), taxes or incremental charges
**Weekly rates may not be available for all sites
Getting There
GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
39.54278, -120.31472
39°32'34"N, 120°18'53"W

From Truckee, California, take Highway 80 north to Highway 89. Take Highway 89 north for 20 miles. The campground is on the left side of the Highway.
Contact Information

Mailing Address:

COLD CREEK
TAHOE
  CA  96162

Phone Number:

Information:  (000)000-0000
jreed@clm-services.com