Reservation
Refund
Questions...

Find your camping spot

Find other facilities on map
 

Stampede Reservoir, CA

Bureau of Reclamation

Overview

Completed in 1970, Stampede Dam and Reservoir are located on the Little Truckee River immediately below the mouth of Davies Creek and approximately 8 miles above the confluence of the Little Truckee and Truckee Rivers. The dam and reservoir are features of the Washoe Project. Open year-round (frozen during winter). A surface area of approximately 3,340 acres at full reservoir storage with 25 miles of shoreline. Fishing season is year-round, with ice fishing during the winter. Available species include kokanee salmon, rainbow, brook, brown and lake (mackinaw) trout. A California Department of Fish and Game target fishery for hatchery catchables. Access by paved road.

Recreational Activities:

  • BOATING
  • CAMPING
  • FISH HATCHERY
  • FISHING
  • HIKING
  • HUNTING
  • PICNICKING
  • WATER SPORTS
  • WINTER SPORTS

Address:

Truckee Ranger District
Tahoe National Forest
10342 Hwy. 89 N.
Truckee,CA,96161
Phone: 530-587-3558

Directions:

Site is 7 miles north of I-80 near Truckee, California.

Photo - Stampede Reservoir
Recreation.gov helps you discover and book trips to all of America's public places.
Learn more about us, or about any of our agency partners below:
Bureau of Land Management Federal Highway Administration National Oceanic Atmosphere Administration Smithsonian Institution USDA Forest Service US Army Corps of Engineers US Fish and Wildlife Service National Park Service Bureau of Engraving and Printing Tennessee Valley Authority Bureau of Reclamation National Archives Records Administration

Agency Partners