California Camping Areas

Camp Shelley

Camp Shelley is a first-come, first-serve camping area located in the Sierra Nevada Mountains of California. The campground offers stunning views of the surrounding mountains and forests, with nearby activities such as hiking, fishing, and swimming in the nearby river. The campground has 29 campsites, each with a fire pit and picnic table. Amenities include vault toilets and potable water. The best time to visit is during the summer months, with average temperatures ranging from 70-80 degrees Fahrenheit during the day and 40-50 degrees Fahrenheit at night. Get driving directions.


Point of Interest
Angora Ridge

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Area Streamflow Levels

Nearby Campgrounds

Camping Area Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Tahoe State Rec Area 27 6,262 ft
Campground by the Lake 170 6,256 ft
Hope Valley 24 7,155 ft
D.L. Bliss State Park 170 6,872 ft
William Kent 95 6,337 ft
Meeks Bay 40 6,225 ft
Camp Shelley Numerous 6,256 ft
Kirkwood Lake 12 7,674 ft
Silver Fork 35 5,531 ft
Nevada Beach 54 6,213 ft
Kaspian 9 6,276 ft
Lake Forest 20 6,260 ft
El Dorado Numerous 6,255 ft
Sugar Pine Point State Park 175 6,465 ft
Caples Lake 34 7,897 ft
Camp Richardson Complex 320 6,250 ft
Fallen Leaf 206 6,345 ft
Bayview 13 6,819 ft
Emerald Bay State Park 100 6,548 ft