Summary

Giant Gap features 35 reservable campsites perched at an elevation of 3686 ft. Campers visting this California camping area today can expect clear sky and wind gusts up to 2.15mph.

If you're headed out to Giant Gap, remember to reserve your campsite early. Reserve your campsite.

Campers may find numerous amenities with toilets, clean potable drinking water, and a comfy place to pitch a tent. The surrounding area also offers outdoor enthusiasts the simple pleasure of being outside.
Toilets

Yes

Reservations

Yes

Showers

No

Drinking-Water

Yes

Hookups

No


Outdoor Recreation

Nearby outdoor recreational opportunities
Campground Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Shirttail 30 3,943 ft
Mineral Bar - Auburn State Rec Area 18 1,167 ft
White Cloud 46 4,377 ft
Big Reservoir 19 4,161 ft
Rucky A Chucky - Auburn State Rec Area 5 723 ft
Dru Barner 47 3,237 ft
Giant Gap 35 3,686 ft
Malakoff Diggins State Park None 3,461 ft
Fuller Lake None 5,380 ft
Skillman Horse Camp None 4,638 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
River Run Streamflow Length Class

Area Hydrology

Streamflow and water data for the watershed
Gauge Streamflow Stage
Laguna C Nr Elk Grove Ca
USGS 11336585
1 cfs 2.2 ft
Deer C Nr Smartville Ca
USGS 11418500
31 cfs 2.0 ft
Little Truckee R Bl Div Dam Nr Sierraville Ca
USGS 10341950
3 cfs 1.0 ft
Unnamed Trib Bl Gavin Mandry Dr Nr Marysville Ca
USGS 11424546
8 cfs 1.1 ft
Nf American R A North Fork Dam Ca
USGS 11427000
699 cfs 1.3 ft
American R A Fair Oaks Ca
USGS 11446500
2,170 cfs 7.8 ft
Pilot C Bl Mutton Canyon Nr Georgetown Ca
USGS 11433040
2 cfs 3.0 ft
Dry C A Vernon St Bridge A Roseville Ca
USGS 11447293
159 cfs 10.3 ft
Donner C A Donner Lk Nr Truckee Ca
USGS 10338500
23 cfs 3.2 ft
Blackwood C Nr Tahoe City Ca
USGS 10336660
12 cfs 8.2 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
blue canyon
SNOTEL BLU
47" 2.15"
Squaw Valley G.C.
SNOTEL 784
52" 0"
Ward Creek #3
SNOTEL 848
62" -1"
Independence Lake
SNOTEL 541
88" -1"
Independence Camp
SNOTEL 539
53" 0"
blue canyon alert
SNOTEL BLUC1
47.43" 0.1"
alpine meadows-base
SNOTEL AMBC1
58.46" -0.39"
soda springs 1.5 ssw, ca
SNOTEL CA-PC-1
64.84" -0.61"
Css Lab
SNOTEL 428
72" 0"
Truckee #2
SNOTEL 834
43" 0"
black springs
SNOTEL BLSC1
54.67" -0.18"
Independence Creek
SNOTEL 540
31" 0"
alpha
SNOTEL ALPHA_MADIS
42.59" -0.56"