California Camping Areas

Mosquito Lakes

Mosquito Lakes camping area is located in the state of California. This campground offers several amenities to enhance the camping experience. There is a picnic area with tables and fire pits, perfect for enjoying meals and spending time with family and friends. Additionally, vault toilets are available for campers' convenience.

Reservations are not accepted at Mosquito Lakes camping area, and campsites are available on a first-come, first-served basis. It is advisable to arrive early in the day, especially during peak season, to secure a campsite.

The best time to visit Mosquito Lakes camping area is during the summer months, from June to September, when the weather is mild and conducive to outdoor activities. However, it's important to note that mosquito activity can be high in this area, so bringing insect repellent is recommended.

While enjoying the camping area, campers should be cautious of bears and other wildlife. It is essential to properly store food and dispose of trash to prevent attracting animals. Additionally, campers should be mindful of fire safety and adhere to any fire restrictions in place.

In summary, Mosquito Lakes camping area in California offers basic amenities such as picnic areas and vault toilets. Reservations are not accepted, so arriving early is advised. The best time to visit is during the summer, but precautions should be taken to avoid mosquito bites. It is important to be aware of wildlife and practice proper food storage and fire safety during the camping trip. Get driving directions.


Point of Interest
Hermit Valley

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Lower Blue Lake 16 8,116 ft
Markleeville 10 5,557 ft
Grouse Flat 10 7,218 ft
Sand Flat 68 6,151 ft
Silvertip 23 7,545 ft
Lake Alpine 25 7,351 ft
Lodgepole Overflow 30 7,346 ft
Crystal Springs 25 6,065 ft
Middle Creek/Expansion 35 8,106 ft
Hermit Valley 25 7,163 ft
Hope Valley 24 7,155 ft
Silver Creek-Hwy 4 26 6,778 ft
Highland Lakes 35 8,632 ft
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Bloomfield I 20 7,851 ft
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Clark Fork 88 6,120 ft
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Upper Blue Lake Dam 25 8,162 ft
Pacific Valley 15 7,533 ft
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