HOPE VALLEY, CA

Hope Valley Campground is located in its beautiful namesake valley at an elevation of 7,300 feet, just 40 minutes south of Lake Tahoe. Visitors enjoy fishing the West Fork Carson River and exploring local trails.The campground is situated in a forest of Jeffrey and lodgepole pines...
Status: Closed through Thu Jun 05 2014   Season Dates

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  • NOTE: This is Hope Valley Campground, located on Blue Lakes Road, not Hope Valley Resort located on Hwy 88. Please make sure this is the campground you want before making your reservation.
  • Caution: black bears frequent the area; all food must be kept in provided food storage lockers or approved containers
  • A per-day, per-vehicle fee will be collected on-site for extra vehicles beginning with the second vehicle
  • This campground has first-come, first-served sites
  • Click here for more info about the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forests


  • Don't Move Firewood: Help prevent the spread of tree-killing pests in our national forests by obtaining firewood near your destination and burning it on-site. For more information visit don'tmovefirewood.org.
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Overview

Overview

Hope Valley Campground is located in its beautiful namesake valley at an elevation of 7,300 feet, just 40 minutes south of Lake Tahoe. Visitors enjoy fishing the West Fork Carson River and exploring local trails.

Natural Features:

The campground is situated in a forest of Jeffrey and lodgepole pines on the edge of Hope Valley. The area affords views of the scenic valley and surrounding forested mountains.

Recreation:

The West Fork Carson River runs nearby, offering rainbow and cutthroat trout fishing. Numerous trails in the area provide excellent hiking and backpacking opportunities.

Facilities:

This tent and RV-friendly campground has been completely reconstructed and offers all new single and double-family campsites with picnic tables, campfire rings, grills, food storage lockers and tent pads.

Vault toilets and drinking water are provided. Firewood is available for purchase from the host.

Nearby Attractions:

Hope Valley is only 40 miles from the beautiful Lake Tahoe. Tahoe offers excellent boating, kayaking, fishing, hiking and scenic driving opportunities.

Booking Window
Mon Apr 28 2014 - Fri Oct 24 2014

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
Walk In Fri Jun 06 2014 Thu Jun 12 2014
Peak Fri Jun 13 2014 Mon Sep 01 2014
Walk In Tue Sep 02 2014 Sun Sep 21 2014
Services and Amenities
Within Facility
  • Accessible Site
  • Campfire Rings
  • Drinking Water
  • Firewood
  • Food Storage Locker
  • Grills
  • Host
  • Parking Area
  • Picnic Area
  • River Access
  • Tent Pads
  • Trails
  • Vault Toilets
Less Than 1 Mile
  • Biking
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Wildlife Viewing
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
Walk In Season
Jun 06 2014 -
Jun 12 2014
TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC $16.00-$32.00
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $16.00-$32.00
Peak Season
Jun 13 2014 -
Sep 01 2014
TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC $16.00-$32.00
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $16.00-$32.00
Walk In Season
Sep 02 2014 -
Sep 21 2014
TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC $16.00-$32.00
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $16.00-$32.00

*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):
38.89728, -119.93012
38°53'50"N, 119°55'48"W

From South Lake Tahoe, take Highway 89 over Luther Pass. At the junction of Highways 88 and 89, make a right and travel 2 miles west on Highway 88, then turn south and proceed to the campground.
Contact Information

Mailing Address:

HOPE VALLEY
P.O. Box 104
MARKLEEVILLE CA 96120

Phone Number:

Project Office:(530)694-1002
Additional Information