WHITEHORSE CAMPGROUND, CA

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Whitehorse campground is located within three miles of Bucks Lake in the northern Sierra Mountains on the Plumas National Forest. The Bucks Lake area offers year-round recreation activities including fishing, hiking, snowmobiling, skiing, and snowshoeing.Whitehorse is set in fir and pine trees...

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Overview

Whitehorse campground is located within three miles of Bucks Lake in the northern Sierra Mountains on the Plumas National Forest. The Bucks Lake area offers year-round recreation activities including fishing, hiking, snowmobiling, skiing, and snowshoeing.

Natural Features:

Whitehorse is set in fir and pine trees offering shade during the warm summer months. Situated at 5,500 feet in elevation, the campground is settled along a small creek that feeds into Bucks Lake.

Recreation:

Bucks Lake provides fishing, boating, and canoeing. There are walking trails to the lake. A hiking trail runs from the campground and provides access to Buck Wilderness and the Pacific Crest Trail which runs adjacent to the campground.

Facilities:

There are 19 units for RV and tent camping. Each site has a fire ring and picnic table. There are vault toilets and drinking water is available.

Nearby Attractions:

The nearby Bucks Lake Lodge has a bar, restaurant and store offering fishing supplies and groceries.

Activities and Amenities

Within Facility
  • Host
  • Paved Parking
  • Paved Parking Spurs
  • Paved Roads
  • Pets Allowed
  • Pit Toilets
  • River Access
  • Self Pay Station
  • Tent sites
  • Trash Collection
  • Vault Toilets
  • Water
Within 10 Miles
  • Boat Dock
  • Boat Ramp
  • Cafe
  • Canoe Rentals
  • Dock
  • Firewood
  • General Store
  • Hospital
  • Ice
  • Kayak Rentals
  • Pay Phone
  • Propane
  • Restaurant
Know Before You Go
  • Bears frequent the area so proper food storage is a must. Please be prepared.
  • 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.

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

WHITEHORSE CAMPGROUND

Bucks Lake  CA 

Phone Number:

Information:  1-530-283-0555