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STONEY GROUP SHASTA-TRINITY, CA

part ofSHASTA-TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST, US Forest Service
Photo: STONEY GROUP SHASTA-TRINITY
Status: Closed through Thu Apr 30 2015   Season Dates
 

Overview

Stoney Group Campground is nestled on the banks of Stoney Creek on the Stuart Fork Arm of Trinity Lake. This group camp can accommodate up to 60 people with tents. The sites are given some shade from tall trees, and two popular recreation areas on Trinity Lake are located nearby.

Natural Features:

Trinity Lake sits at an elevation of 2,370 feet and is surrounded by the Trinity Alps. Black bears are frequently spotted in the area, as well as bobcats, mountain lions and a variety of bird species.

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.

Recreation:

The campground is adjacent to the popular Stoney Creek Swim Area, which offers a beach and picnic tables. A boat ramp and marina are located less than a mile away.

Popular activities in the area include power and non-motorized boating, fishing and water skiing. Anglers can cast for catfish, as well as a variety of bass, trout and salmon.

Facilities:

The sites have no spurs for trailer camping, but the parking lot can accommodate up to 3 RVs. There are flush toilets, drinking water, group pedestal grill, fire ring, several tables and bear-proof food lockers.

Nearby Attractions:

The nearby town of Weaverville is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The former mining town offers restaurants, shopping and self-guided walking tours.

Activities and Amenities

Within Facility
  • Beach Access
  • Campfire Rings
  • Drinking Water
  • Flush Toilets
  • Food Storage Locker
  • Grills
  • Group Camping
  • Lake Access
  • Pets Allowed
  • Picnic Area
  • Swimming
Less Than 1 Mile
  • Boat Ramp
  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Non-Motorized Boating
  • Water Skiing
Know Before You Go
  • There are no parking spurs for RVs
  • This campground can accommodate a maximum of 60 people
  • There is a $10 daily fee to use the public boat ramp
  • Due to bears in the area, all food must be kept in approved containers
  • Click here for more information on this campground
  • Click here to learn more about the 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):
40.85139, -122.85028
40°51'5"N, 122°51'1"W

From I-5 in Redding, California, take 299 west to Weaverville. Go north on State Highway 3 for 14 miles. The campground is on the left.

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

STONEY GROUP SHASTA-TRINITY
14538 Wonderland Blvd
Redding  CA  96019

Phone Number:

Information:  (530)275-8113
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