MOUNT ROSE (NV) , CA

Mount Rose Campground is conveniently located between Reno and Lake Tahoe just off scenic Mount Rose Highway. Visitors love the campground for its proximity to excellent hiking trails and recreational opportunities at Lake Tahoe.The campground is situated high on the western slope...
Status: Open through Sun Sep 21 2014   Season Dates

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Know Before You Go
  • Caution: black bears frequent the area; all food must be kept in provided food storage lockers or approved containers
  • Due to its high elevation, opening and closing dates may vary due to weather; travel over Mount Rose Highway may be similarly affected
  • This campground has first-come, first-served sites
  • A per-day, per-vehicle fee will be collected on-site for extra vehicles
  • 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 dontmovefirewood.org.
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Loop 1 TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC 12 20
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Loop 1 STANDARD NONELECTRIC 12 45 Back-In
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Loop 2 STANDARD NONELECTRIC 6 28 Back-In
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Loop 2 STANDARD NONELECTRIC 6 55 Pull-Through
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Loop 2 STANDARD NONELECTRIC 6 Accessible 35 Back-In
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Footnotes: (applicable only where specifically marked above)
** Arrival dates earlier than the online-reservation-window may also be available at the campground.
*** Some sites may be available only from the campground on a first-come-first-served basis.
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Overview

Overview

Mount Rose Campground is conveniently located between Reno and Lake Tahoe just off scenic Mount Rose Highway. Visitors love the campground for its proximity to excellent hiking trails and recreational opportunities at Lake Tahoe.

Natural Features:

The campground is situated high on the western slope of Mount Rose at an elevation of 9,300 feet. A scenic forest of lodgepole pine, Jeffrey pine, white pine and red fir covers the campground, offering pleasant shade in most sites.

Recreation:

Hiking is the most popular pastime at Mount Rose. Several trails, including the Tahoe Meadows, Tahoe Rim, Mount Rose Wilderness and Mount Rose Summit Trails, begin very close to the campground.

Facilities:

Mount Rose contains single and double-family sites, as well as one triple-family site. Six of the single sites are for tent camping only. Picnic and utility tables, campfire rings, grills and food storage lockers are provided, as are vault toilets and drinking water. Roads and parking spurs throughout the site are paved.

Nearby Attractions:

Mount Rose is conveniently close to beautiful Lake Tahoe, less than 30 minutes away. Tahoe offers excellent boating, kayaking, fishing, hiking and scenic driving opportunities.

Booking Window
Sat Sep 06 2014 - Mon Mar 02 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
Walk In Tue Sep 02 2014 Sun Sep 21 2014
Walk In Fri Jun 12 2015 Thu Jun 25 2015
Peak Fri Jun 26 2015 Mon Sep 07 2015
Services and Amenities
Within Facility
  • Accessible Site
  • Biking
  • Campfire Rings
  • Drinking Water
  • Fee Station
  • Firewood Vendor
  • Food Storage Locker
  • Grills
  • Hiking
  • Host
  • Parking Area
  • Paved Parking Spurs
  • Paved Roads
  • Picnic Area
  • Restrooms
  • Rock Climbing
  • Self Pay Station
  • Tent Pads
  • Trails
  • Trash Collection
  • Vault Toilets
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
Sep 02 2014 -
Sep 21 2014
TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC $17.00-$34.00
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $17.00-$50.00
Walk In Season
Jun 12 2015 -
Jun 25 2015
TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC $17.00-$34.00
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $17.00-$50.00
Peak Season
Jun 26 2015 -
Sep 07 2015
TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC $17.00-$34.00
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $17.00-$50.00

*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):
39.31228, -119.89736
39°18'44"N, 119°53'50"W

From Highway 395 south of Reno, travel 17 miles west on State Route 431, following signs to the campground.

The Actual Mailing Address is: PO Box 104, Markleeville, CA 96120.

The Physical Address is: Mt. Rose Hwy, State Route 431, Reno, NV 89511.
Contact Information

Mailing Address:

MOUNT ROSE (NV)
P.O. Box 104
Markleeville  CA  96120

Phone Number:

Information:  (530)694-1002
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