California Camping Areas


The Northwind camping area, located in California, offers a range of amenities for campers to enjoy. The campground features spacious sites with picnic tables, fire rings, and access to clean restrooms and drinking water. Additionally, there are hiking trails that provide stunning views of the surrounding natural beauty.

Reservations for camping at Northwind are accepted, allowing visitors to secure their spot in advance and ensure availability. It is advised to make reservations early, especially during peak seasons, as the campground can get busy.

The best time of year to visit Northwind camping area is during the spring and fall months when the weather is mild and the campground is less crowded. Summers tend to be hot, while winters can be cold and snowy, so it is recommended to check the weather conditions before planning a trip.

While camping at Northwind, campers should be cautious of wildlife encounters, including bears and rattlesnakes. Proper food storage and disposal are crucial to prevent attracting animals, and it is essential to stay aware and cautious while hiking in the area. Overall, Northwind camping area offers a range of amenities and beautiful natural surroundings, making it a great destination for outdoor enthusiasts. Get driving directions.


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Camping Area Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Jones Fork 10 5,052 ft
Wentworth Springs 8 6,153 ft
West Point 8 4,999 ft
Wrights Lake 70 6,949 ft
French Meadows 75 5,330 ft
Pleasant Dispersed 10 6,413 ft
Capps Crossing 11 5,122 ft
Pipi 51 3,922 ft
Camino Cove 32 4,898 ft
Northshore 15 6,411 ft
Wench Creek 2 4,947 ft
Sunset 139 4,970 ft
Sugar Pine Point 8 5,889 ft
Hell Hole 10 5,167 ft
Silver Fork 35 5,531 ft
China Flat 19 4,790 ft
Fashoda 30 4,869 ft
Ice House 83 5,493 ft
Gerle Creek 50 5,272 ft
Northwind 9 5,477 ft
Strawberry Point 10 5,440 ft
Airport Flat 16 5,383 ft