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About Snag Lake

Snag Lake Campground is located five miles north of Bassetts on the Gold Lake Road adjacent to Snag Lake. There are 12 undesignated campsites with space for small trailer use- vault toilets and lake water source, purify before drinking. This area offers an abundance of beautiful high mountain lakes with a variety of accessibility along with scenic rugged geological features of granitic ridges and glacially serrated rock outcroppings.  

National Forest
Drive In
Alcohol Allowed
Fires Allowed
Pets Allowed
Snag Lake is located in California
39.668 N
-120.626 W
Get Directions
From Hwy 49 at Sierra City: Drive 4 1/2 miles to Bassett's Station. Turn left on Gold Lake Hwy. Continue for 5 miles to Snag Lake Campground. From 89 N to 49 N: Drive 13 miles west to Bassett's Station. Turn right on Gold Lake Hwy. Continue for 5 miles to Snag Lake Campground.
1 Review of Snag Lake
First to Review
Great free spot

Great free spot on Snag lake. Close to sardine lake and in the gold lake basin. Caught a bunch of catfish but no luck catching trout here. Not a lot of people camping here but it is first come first served.