California Camping Areas

Badger Flat

Badger Flat is a picturesque camping area located in the state of California. This campground offers a range of amenities to make your camping experience comfortable and enjoyable. The campground provides drinking water, picnic tables, fire rings, and vault toilets. However, it is important to note that there are no electrical hookups or showers available at this site.

Reservations are accepted at Badger Flat camping area, which is beneficial for those who prefer to plan their trips in advance. It is recommended to make a reservation to secure a spot during peak season or weekends, as the campground can get quite busy.

The best time of year to visit Badger Flat is during the spring and fall seasons when the weather is mild and comfortable for outdoor activities. Summers tend to be hot, so it is advisable to bring extra sun protection and stay hydrated. Additionally, it is worth noting that this campground is at an elevation of 7,300 feet, so be prepared for cooler temperatures at night.

One of the main attractions of Badger Flat camping area is its proximity to the beautiful Sierra Nevada Mountains. Outdoor enthusiasts can explore the stunning hiking trails, go fishing in nearby lakes, or enjoy birdwatching in the surrounding nature. However, campers should be cautious of wildlife encounters, particularly bears, and follow all recommended safety guidelines to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience. Get driving directions.


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