Trails from the campground lead to lakes in the Desolation Wilderness. One equine or other pack animal is required per site. Interagency Senior and Access passes are accepted for single family units. For more information, visit Campers at Wrights Lake Campground in the Eldorado National Forest find many great outdoor adventures nearby. Some sites are set between boulders offering more privacy.

Information found on is strictly for informational purposes and does not construe legal, financial or medical advice. Refund requests must be made through; No refund requests will be processed on site. Map: Wrights Lake Equestrian Campground Map An Equestrian Camp is located nearby.

Enjoy boating and water skiing on Crystal Basin lakes. In all, there are 75 sites at the main Wrights Lake Campground. Recreation Opportunity Guides (ROG) - These guides contains information, maps, and directions to assist you in enjoying your trip to the Eldorado National Forest. SMUD Crystal Basin Recreation Area Brochure. Office #: 209 259-3774 NextCampsite became my notebook and bucketlist for the outdoors - campgrounds, camping hacks, tips, meals, and other adventures. Georgetown, CA 95634 Camino, CA 95709


California Relay: 711 Maximum trailer length is 35 feet. Placerville CA 95667 The cabin is easily access from Silver Fork Road. Wrights Lake Campground is on the shore of probably the most beautiful lake in the Crystal Basin area of Eldorado National Forest.

Schedule: Monday - Friday, year-round, National Forest Genetic Electrophoresis Laboratory County Office is not affiliated with any government agency. OverviewWrights Lake Campground is situated in the timber belt, close to the lake shore, looking up at the majestic rocky peaks of the Sierra Nevadas and Desolation Wilderness. 7887 Highway 50 It’s open year-round and features paved sites that can accommodate tents or RVs, along with tables, fire pits and/or grills. Jason Sieg, District Ranger (Acting) There are 72 campsites at Wrights Lake Campground. Hours: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm There is a total of 15 campsites at the campground, all of which accept RVs, trailers, and tents. Winter Schedule: Monday - Friday, GEORGETOWN RANGER DISTRICT Scot Rogers, District Ranger Vehicles parked in a truck or on a trailer are not counted separately. 2480 Carson Road Equestrians find great scenery along the Bloodsucker Equestrian Trail. Sunday 8:00 am - 12:00 pm. Pioneer, CA 95666 They can be contacted via phone at for pricing, directions, reservations and more. Big Silver Group Campground offers tent and RV camping for up to 50 guests. Check Eldorado National Forest - Wrights Lake Campground for any campground updates. Wrights Lake Campground is located 23 miles east of Placerville on Highway 50, 11 miles north on Ice House Road (Forest Road 3), 9 miles east on Forest Road 32 (Wrights Lake Tie Road), and 2 miles north on Forest Road 4 (Wrights Lake Rd).

Try fishing in all the lakes and streams in the Crystal Basin. Map Information, Forest Service Home | | | Recreation Customer Service Standards | |, Plug-Ins | FOIA | Accessibility Statement | Privacy Policy | Important Notices | Information Quality,, East Slab Creek Day Use Closure for Construction. Information is available at the Crystal Information Station east of Union Valley Reservoir on Ice House Road during the summer. Summer Schedule: Monday- Saturday

Rick Hopson, District Ranger Blacksmith Flat road Closed due to a landslide. Trails from the campground lead to lakes in the Desolation Wilderness. Wrights Lake Campground is on the shore of probably the most beautiful lake in the Crystal Basin area of Eldorado National Forest. Phone 530-622-1225 The Campground offers facilities for visitors, campsite amenities, and programs for guests.

Terms and Conditions. Every effort is made to provide accurate and up to date information, but we cannot be responsible Suggest Listing Overview. © 2020 County Office. Map showing recreational areas. Visit ski resorts and snow play areas along with cross country ski trails. This place is just plain rad. 2375 Fruitridge Road You’ll get baked all weekend long…by the sun at this majestic lake. Horses and motor vehicles are not permitted on the bike trails at Union Valley Reservoir. Information for the Crystal Basin Area is handled by the. for errors or for changes that may have occurred since publication. California Relay: 711 Schedule: Monday - Friday, year-round. Wrights Lake Campground; Wrights Equestrian Camping; Fees and Passes; Picnicking; Desolation Wilderness; Desolation Wilderness web site; At a Glance. The campground is situated near the Wrights Lake Campground in a grassy, open timber stand near the stream flowing from the spillway of Wrights Lake. A free California Campfire Permit is required for campfires.