Camp at Trapper Springs Campground

8375 ft gain

Added by The Outbound Collective

Trapper Springs is a first-come first-served campground on the Courtright Reservoir, with opportunities to enjoy many activities including biking, fishing, hiking, trail running, climbing, kayaking, and swimming.

Potable water and toilets are available at the campground. Each site is equipped with a picnic table and grill. 7 campsites are handicap accessible. Maximum group size at this campground is 6 people per site. The campground is open from May - September. The campground fee is $24 per night, additional vehicles $5 per night, and pets are $2 per night. PG&E manages this campground. 

Sierra National Forest is home to many bears - please practice bear safety and store your food and toiletries properly. The closest services are in Wishon Village. 

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Stand Up Paddle
Fitness
Rock Climbing
Canoeing
Cycling
Camping
Fishing
Mountain Biking
Running
Kayaking
Yoga
Swimming
Hiking
Bathrooms
Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Forest
Groups
Handicap Accessible
Lake
Picnic Area
Scenic
Wildlife
Swimming Hole

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🥈 Contributor

4 months ago

Loved it!

Great camping and awesome fishing at shaver lake!

🥇Top Contributor

4 months ago

Great to kayak

Great to kayak around with my family especially when the weather is nice. Highly recommend!!

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