ALERT - SUMMER OF 2014 : Black Butte Lake provides flood control and irrigation water to adjacent communities. Water levels may fluctuate; in general, higher levels in spring and early summer and lower levels in late summer and into the fall. As of August 18, water levels are around 35% of capacity. Buckhorn and Eagle Pass boat ramps are open. Orland Buttes boat ramp is restricted and may be dry before Labor Day. Orland Buttes campers may choose to launch at Eagle Pass or camp at Buckhorn. For additional information about current conditions, please contact the Black Butte Lake Park Office at 530-865-4781.

ORLAND BUTTES, CA

Orland Buttes Campground is on the shores of Black Buttes Lake in the scenic foothills of north-central California. Black Butte is best known for its warm-water fishery and its appeal for both powerboats and sailboats. In spring, wildflowers like Fiddlenecks, California poppies...
Status: Open through Sun Sep 07 2014   Season Dates

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  • There are no electric/water/sewer hookups
  • Direct access to the lake is limited due to steep terrain
  • No fireworks allowed
  • Entrance gates close at 10 pm from April 1 through Sept. 30th. Quiet hours are from 10 pm to 6 am.
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    Overview

    Overview

    Orland Buttes Campground is on the shores of Black Buttes Lake in the scenic foothills of north-central California. Black Butte is best known for its warm-water fishery and its appeal for both powerboats and sailboats.

    In spring, wildflowers like Fiddlenecks, California poppies and Baby Blue Eyes flourish. Visiting during this time makes for particuarly beautiful hikes through the natural trails.

    Natural Features:

    The lake is surrounded by beautiful, dark volcanic buttes on the northern end of the Sacramento Valley.

    Blue oak woodlands and towering black basalt buttes offer a picturesque setting along 40 miles of shoreline.

    Recreation:

    This peaceful park is well-known for fishing, sailing and water skiing. Fishing includes crappie, largemouth and smallmouth bass, spotted bass and Florida bluegill.

    Disc golf is also a popular activity here.

    Facilities:

    The family-friendly campground offers 35 campsites and a group campground that fits 50. A boat ramp and a18-hole disc golf course are included.

    No electric hookups are available.

    Nearby Attractions:

    Horeseback riders can make use of the horse trails at Grizzly Flat and Burris Creek.

    A short drive east, will take visitors to the Mendocino National Forest, where Ponderosa pines sweetly scent the air.

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    GROUP STANDARD NONELECTRIC

    Sat Aug 23 2014 - Thu Aug 20 2015

    Reservations must be made 3 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 12 Month(s) in advance.

    STANDARD NONELECTRIC

    Sat Aug 23 2014 - Fri Feb 20 2015

    Reservations must be made 3 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 Tue Apr 01 2014 Sun Sep 07 2014
    Services and Amenities
    Within Facility
    • Boat Ramp
    • Boating
    • Disc Golf
    • Drinking Water
    • Dump Station
    • Fishing
    • Flush Toilets
    • Group Camping
    • Hiking
    • Hunting
    • Showers
    • Swimming
    • 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
    Peak Season
    Apr 01 2014 -
    Sep 07 2014
    STANDARD NONELECTRIC $18.00
    GROUP STANDARD NONELECTRIC $100.00

    *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):
    39.7722, -122.35285
    39°46'20"N, 122°21'10"W

    From Interstate 5, take the Black Butte Lake exit at Orland, CA. Travel west on County Road 200/Newville Road for 6 miles. Turn left on County Road 206 and drive 4 miles to the campground.
    Contact Information

    Mailing Address:

    ORLAND BUTTES
    19225 NEWVILLE ROAD
    ORLAND  CA  95963-8901

    Phone Number:

    Information:  (530)865-4781
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