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Top Tent Camping near Forks of Salmon, CA

526 Reviews

Looking for tent camping near Forks of Salmon? Find the best tent camping sites near Forks of Salmon. Each tent campsite offers quick access to one or more of Forks of Salmon's most popular destinations.

Best Tent Camping Sites Near Forks of Salmon, CA (146)

  1. Camper-submitted photo from Elk Prairie Campground

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    Elk Prairie Campground

    30 Reviews
    134 Photos
    607 Saves
    Orick, California
    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
    • RVs

    $35 / night

  2. Camper-submitted photo from Pearch Creek Campground

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    Pearch Creek Campground

    5 Reviews
    12 Photos
    95 Saves
    Orleans, California

    Overview

    Pearch Creek Campground lies just north of the small town of Orleans in the Klamath river valley of the Six Rivers National Forest. Lush foliage provides welcome shade and relative privacy for each of the campground's sites.

    Recreation

    Salmon and steelhead fishing in the nearby Klamath River is considered some of the best in northern California. Both Kalamath and Salmon Rivers are popular destinations for whitewater rafting, swimming and kayaking. Both are within a short drive.

    Facilities

    The campground offers several single-family campsites, suitable for both tent and RV-style camping. Each site has picnic tables and campfire rings with grills. Many have rock camp stoves as well. Vault toilets and drinking water are provided.

    Natural Features

    The campground is located in a mature Douglas fir and hardwood forest. The sound of nearby Pearch Creek can be heard from most sites and the campground remains shady and cool during hot summer days. Moss-covered rocks and tree trunks add to the cooling atmosphere of Pearch Creek.

    Nearby Attractions

    Trailheads to the Marble Mountain Wilderness

    • RVs
    • Tents
    • Group
    • Standard (Tent/RV)
    • Trash
    • Drinking Water

    $10 / night

  3. Camper-submitted photo from Kamp Klamath RV Park and Campground

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    Kamp Klamath RV Park and Campground

    29 Reviews
    63 Photos
    317 Saves
    Klamath, California

    Kamp Klamath is a family and pet friendly kampground located in the heart of the Redwood National Park alongside the Klamath River, 1.3 miles from Klamath Beach where you are likely to spot sea lions and harbor seals. Enjoy scenic views, spacious sites, and an occasional visit from Big Foot. There are 50, 30, and 20 amp full hook ups. Do laundry in the newly renovated laundry room and take steaming hot showers in the clean bathrooms. There is a sizeable deck with picnic tables, chairs, and a fireplace for the whole family to enjoy a meal. Let the kids play at our new playground or check out a game from the office for family game night.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access

    $35 - $55 / night

  4. Camper-submitted photo from Elk Country RV Resort & Campground

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    Elk Country RV Resort & Campground

    25 Reviews
    63 Photos
    385 Saves
    Orick, California
    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access

    $35 - $50 / night

  5. Camper-submitted photo from Oak Bottom Marina RV & Campground — Whiskeytown-Shasta-Trinity National Recreation Area

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    Oak Bottom Marina RV & Campground — Whiskeytown-Shasta-Trinity National Recreation Area

    5 Reviews
    5 Photos
    72 Saves
    Somes Bar, California

    Overview

    THIS IS NOT OAK BOTTOM CAMPROUND AT WHISKEYTOWN NATIONAL RECREATION AREA!!! CALL 530-359-2269 FOR INFO. Oak Bottom Campground is located on a gently sloping hillside in the expansive Six Rivers National Forest in northwest California. It offers a peaceful camping environment, far from road noise and other distractions.

    Recreation

    Located near California's Salmon River, the campground is popular with whitewater enthusiasts in the spring. Many challenging rapids ranging from class 3 to 5 are available. Swimming is also popular in the summer and numerous river access areas are a short drive or walk from the campground. In the fall, salmon and steelhead trout fishing in the nearby Klamath River is known to be some of the best in the state.

    Facilities

    The campground offers several single-family sites. Each site is equipped with a table and grill, and vault toilets and drinking water are provided. A campground host may be available to answer any questions or provide information.

    Natural Features

    The campground loops around a forested hillside of mixed Douglas fir and hardwood forest at a 700-foot elevation. Large deciduous trees provide ample shading for multiple sites within the campground, and a variety of wildlife makes its home in the area.

    Nearby Attractions

    The small town of Somes Bar is 2.5 miles from the campground, where propane, groceries, a post office and tackle are available at a general store.

    • Phone Service
    • RVs
    • Tents
    • Standard (Tent/RV)
    • Market
    • Trash

    $10 / night

  6. Camper-submitted photo from Emerald Forest Cabins & RV

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    Emerald Forest Cabins & RV

    34 Reviews
    92 Photos
    299 Saves
    Trinidad, California
    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
  7. Camper-submitted photo from Agate Campground — Sue-meg State Park

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    Agate Campground — Sue-meg State Park

    26 Reviews
    129 Photos
    27 Saves
    Trinidad, California

    There are about 120 family campsites spread among the Penn Creek, Abalone, Sue-meg Village. Above: Canoe and plank house; Right: Sweathouse and Agate Beach campgrounds. Each campsite has a table and a fire pit. Water faucets, restrooms, and coin-operated showers are located nearby.

    Two group day-use picnic areas may be reserved. Sue-meg holds up to 100 people and Bishop Pine up to 50. Picnickers at Sue-meg will find a covered cook shelter, and Bishop Pine has fire pits.

    To reserve all campsites or group picnic areas for May through September, visit www.parks.ca.gov/sue-meg or call (800) 444-7275. From October through April, camping and group picnic sites are firstcome, first-served.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • RVs
    • Tents
  8. Camper-submitted photo from East Fork Campground

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    East Fork Campground

    3 Reviews
    1 Photo
    66 Saves
    Sawyers Bar, California

    East Fork campground has 6 campsites right on the confluence of the East and South forks of the Salmon River. There is no water and no garbage services here, but there is a vault toilet available.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
    • RVs
  9. Camper-submitted photo from Klamath River RV Park

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    Klamath River RV Park

    21 Reviews
    23 Photos
    153 Saves
    Klamath, California

    Welcome to paradise.

    We are located right on the Klamath River tucked in nature's paradise. Our park is clean quite and safe. We offer variety of rv sites and tent sites. Full hook up sites 30amp electric with cable tv. Free wifi, clean bathrooms and showers. Coffee house is open on the weekends, laundry, gift shop, firewood, and spectacular views of the river.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • RVs
    • Tents

    $37 - $100 / night

  10. Camper-submitted photo from Matthews Creek Campground

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    Matthews Creek Campground

    2 Reviews
    5 Photos
    64 Saves
    Forks of Salmon, California

    Matthews Creek campground has 10 campsites located on the South Fork of the Salmon River. There is easy river access available and a number of nice swimming holes nearby the campground.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • ADA Access
    • RVs
    • Tents
    • Trash

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