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FAWN, CA

part ofSHASTA-TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST, US Forest Service
Photo: FAWN
Status: Open through Tue Sep 30 2014   Season Dates
 

Overview

Located on the Stuart Fork Arm of Trinity Lake, Fawn Group Campground is the most popular group site in the area. Well-shaded by oaks, Douglas firs and pines, this campground provides direct lake access and is conveniently located near other recreational sites.

Natural Features:

Shasta-Trinity is the largest national forest in California with a diverse landscape encompassing five wilderness areas, hundreds of mountain lakes and 6,278 miles of streams and rivers.

Lake Shasta sits at an elevation of 1,067 feet, with 365 miles of shoreline punctuated by steep mountains blanketed in manzanita and evergreens. A snow-capped Mount Shasta, the second-tallest mountain in the Cascade Range, looms in the distance.

Recreation:

A boat ramp and marina are 1 mile away. Nearby Stoney Creek Swim Area is popular spot, offering a beach and picnic area.

Popular activities include lakeside camping, hiking, fishing, swimming, boating and other watersports.

Facilities:

Each group loop is equipped with bear-proof food lockers, several tables and group fire grills. Each loop contains 19 separate campsites with their own tables and grills.

Loop A is a small overflow loop for parking. Loop B and Loop C accommodate up to 100 people each. The unpaved spurs will handle tents and RVs between 30-40 feet. The campground roads are paved.

Flush toilets and drinking water are provided.

Nearby Attractions:

The town of Weaverville is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is only a 20 minute drive from the campground. This former mining town offers restaurants, shopping and self-guided walking tours.

Activities and Amenities

Within Facility
  • Drinking Water
  • Flush Toilets
  • Food Storage Locker
  • Grills
  • Group Camping
  • Lake Access
  • Parking Area
  • Pets Allowed
  • Picnic Area
Greater Than 1 Mile
  • Beach Access
  • Boat Ramp
  • Boating
  • Non-Motorized Boating
  • Swimming
Know Before You Go
  • Due to bears in the area, all food must be kept in approved containers
  • Click here for further information on this campground
  • Click here for more information about Shasta-Trinity National Forest
  • 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.

Getting There:

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
40.84444, -122.84333
40°50'40"N, 122°50'36"W

From I-5 in Redding, take California State Highway 299 West to State Highway 3 at Weaverville. Go north on Highway 3 for 14.5 miles. Campground is on the right.

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

FAWN
14538 Wonderland Blvd
Redding  CA  96019

Phone Number:

Information:  (530)275-8113
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