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Carr Lake Campground, CA

US Forest Service

Carr Lake Campground

Carr Lake Campground is a hike in (short hike) campground on a beautiful lake. There are eleven campsites, operated by PG&E. Easy access to many alpine lakes in the Grouse Lakes Area. Easy day hikes...[more]

Address

CA

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Directions


From Nevada City: Take Hwy 20 headed east toward Truckee for approximately 20 miles. Make a left on Bowman Lake Road (Forest Road 18). Stay on that road for approximately 6 miles and turn right on Forest Road 17. Stay to the right for 3 miles. Road is an unimproved dirt road until reaching the parking area.

From I-80: Take Hwy 20 cutoff headed west for approximately 5 miles. Turn right on Bowman Lake Road (Forest Road 18). Stay on that road for approximately 6 miles and turn right on Forest Road 17. Stay to the right for 3 miles. Road is an unimproved dirt road until reaching the parking area.

Activities
  • BIKING BIKING
  • CAMPING CAMPING
  • FISHING FISHING
  • HIKING HIKING
  • SWIMMING SWIMMING
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