California Camping Areas

Campground by the Lake

The Campground by the Lake in California offers stunning views of the surrounding mountains and lake. Nearby activities include fishing, boating, hiking, and biking. The campground amenities include showers, restrooms, picnic tables, fire pits, and RV hookups. The campground operates on a first-come-first-serve basis, with over 200 campsites available. The best time to visit is during the summer months, with average temperatures in the mid-70s during the day and low 40s at night. Overall, the Campground by the Lake is a great destination for outdoor enthusiasts seeking a peaceful and scenic camping experience. Get driving directions.


Point of Interest
Angora Ridge

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