Top Equestrian Camping near Somes Bar, CA

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Best Equestrian Camping Sites Near Somes Bar, CA (10)

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

    1.

    Elk Country RV Resort & Campground

    26 Reviews
    65 Photos
    405 Saves
    Orick, California

    Welcome to Elk Country RV Resort & Campground, nestled near Trinidad, CA. This spot is a fantastic base for exploring the majestic redwoods and the scenic beauty of Northern California. The campground is open year-round and offers a mix of tent and RV accommodations, making it a versatile choice for all types of campers.

    One of the standout features here is the presence of elk. Visitors often spot these magnificent creatures wandering through the campground and the surrounding meadow. It's a unique experience that adds a touch of wild charm to your stay. Just remember to keep a safe distance and follow the campground's guidelines for interacting with wildlife.

    The campground boasts a variety of amenities to make your stay comfortable. There are electric hookups, drinking water, and sewer hookups available for RVs. For those who enjoy a good campfire, fires are allowed, and firewood is available for purchase. Pets are welcome, so feel free to bring your furry friends along for the adventure.

    The bathrooms are clean and well-maintained, with coin-operated showers to freshen up after a day of exploring. There's also a market on-site for any essentials you might need, and a sanitary dump station for RVs.

    For those looking to explore the area, the campground is conveniently located near several attractions. A trip to Fern Canyon is highly recommended, offering stunning views and a great hiking experience. The nearby redwoods provide endless opportunities for hiking, photography, and simply soaking in the natural beauty.

    Whether you're here for a quick stopover or an extended stay, Elk Country RV Resort & Campground offers a memorable camping experience with the added bonus of elk sightings and easy access to some of California's most beautiful landscapes.

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

    $35 - $50 / night

    Camper-submitted photo from Lacks Creek BLM
    Camper-submitted photo from Lacks Creek BLM
    Camper-submitted photo from Lacks Creek BLM
    Camper-submitted photo from Lacks Creek BLM
    Camper-submitted photo from Lacks Creek BLM
    Camper-submitted photo from Lacks Creek BLM

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    Lacks Creek BLM

    5 Reviews
    15 Photos
    306 Saves
    Hoopa, California

    Lacks Creek is a recreational treasure hidden in the coast range and offers a wide range of outdoor opportunities. Ride your horse or bike along the shared use trails, or find your own secluded campsite with a view. Lacks Creek is located in California's northern Coast Range, approximately 15 miles inland from the Pacific Ocean. The area is in Humboldt County, approximately 20 miles northeast of Eureka. The management area includes 8,673 acres of BLM managed public lands 7,377 acres are within the Lacks Creek watershed, with the other acreage made up of contiguous lands. The management area is surrounded by large private land timber holdings, and the region contains some of the most productive and intensively managed commercial forest lands in the United States. The immediate area is sparsely populated with scattered ranches in adjacent Redwood Valley.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Phone Service
    • RVs
    • Tents
    • Group
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      3.

      Lovers Camp Trailhead

      1 Review
      3 Saves
      Greenview, California

      The Lover's Camp Trailhead is the starting point for popular hikes to Marble Valley, Sky High Lakes, Red Rock Valley, Little Elk Lake and Deep Lake. The Canyon Creek Trail connects with the PCT. Be sure to park in area designated and not in campsites.

      • Reservable
      • Tents
      • Equestrian
      • Cabins
      • Tent Cabin
      • Glamping
      Camper-submitted photo from Elam Backcountry Camp — Redwood National Park
      Camper-submitted photo from Elam Backcountry Camp — Redwood National Park

      4.

      Elam Backcountry Camp — Redwood National Park

      1 Review
      2 Photos
      35 Saves
      Orick, California

      A backcountry permit is required for overnight camping: https://www.nps.gov/redw/planyourvisit/backcountry.htm To prepare for any trip to this location, download the detailed Elam backcountry guide and map: https://www.nps.gov/places/elambackcountrycamp.htm

      • When parking at trailhead, secure items of value and keep them out of sight; better yet, leave them at home! Lock vehicle doors, roll up windows, and engage anti-theft devices. • Hikers/backpackers only: 7.5 miles to camp from Orick Horse Trailhead. • Hikers/backpackers only: 3 miles to camp from Redwood Creek Trailhead. Note: Frequent vehicle break-ins at trailhead parking area. • Hikers/backpackers only: 6.5 miles to camp from Tall Trees Trailhead. • Pets (with the exception of service animals) and bicycles are not permitted on trails or in camp. • Redwood Creek may be impossible to cross during the rainy season and/or during high flow stages; two bridges over Redwood Creek are only in place seasonally, usually June–September.

      • Fires
      • Reservable
      • Tents
      • Group
      • Equestrian
      • Picnic Table
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        5.

        ONeil Creek Campground

        1 Review
        2 Saves
        Seiad Valley, California

        Closed until further notice due to water system problems.

        • Pets
        • Fires
        • Electric Hookups
        • Phone Service
        • Reservable
        • ADA Access
        Camper-submitted photo from Horse Flat Campground

        6.

        Horse Flat Campground

        2 Reviews
        1 Photo
        8 Saves
        Callahan, California

        Located approximately 40 north on State Hwy 3 from Weaverville, this campground offers 10 units that can accomodate trailers up to 16'. There is no piped water.

        • Pets
        • Fires
        • RVs
        • Tents
        • Equestrian
        • Standard (Tent/RV)
        Camper-submitted photo from Carter Meadows Horse Campground
        Camper-submitted photo from Carter Meadows Horse Campground
        Camper-submitted photo from Carter Meadows Horse Campground
        Camper-submitted photo from Carter Meadows Horse Campground
        Camper-submitted photo from Carter Meadows Horse Campground
        Camper-submitted photo from Carter Meadows Horse Campground

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        Carter Meadows Horse Campground

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        Callahan, California

        Overview

        The Carter Meadows Horse Group Campground lies at the southern edge of the Klamath National Forest on the South Fork of the Salmon River. Designed for large groups with horses, the camp's proximity to the Trinity Alps Wilderness and the Pacific Crest Trail makes the site popular with riders and hikers.

        Recreation

        The Carter Meadows Horse Group Site is adjacent to the Trinity Alps Wilderness and the Pacific Crest Trail. From this site, groups can ride to three trailheads that access several wilderness lakes and many miles of trails. Fishing is available in nearby streams and wilderness lakes.

        Facilities

        The Carter Meadows Horse Group Site is adjacent to the Trinity Alps Wilderness and the Pacific Crest Trail. From this site, groups can ride to three trailheads that access several wilderness lakes and many miles of trails. Fishing is available in nearby streams and wilderness lakes.

        Natural Features

        The Klamath National Forest encompasses nearly 2 million acres of land straddling the California and Oregon border. The Klamath is a vast array of mountains, streams and lakes and, at elevations ranging from 450 to 8,900 feet, is home to diverse plant life and nearly 400 animal species. The partially shaded campground sits at an altitude of 5,800 feet.

        Nearby Attractions

        A short drive away, the Carter Meadows Summit is accessible for day hikes along the Pacific Crest Trail to Hidden and South Fork Lakes.

        • Pets
        • Fires
        • Group
        • Equestrian
        • Picnic Table

        $50 / night

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          Hidden Horse Campground

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          Callahan, California

          Hidden Horse has 6 campsites, one of which is designed to be accessible for people with disabilities. Each site has four 12'x12' corral stalls, but there are no watering troughs, so campers must bring their own buckets.

          • ADA Access
          • Tents
          • Equestrian

          $10 / night

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            9.

            Hidden Horse Equestrian Campground

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            Callahan, California

            Overview

            The Hidden Horse Equestrian Campground is located at the Southern edge of the Klamath National Forest on the South Fork of the Salmon River. Offering a total of six equestrian sites, only one of these sites, #6, is available for reservation.

            Recreation

            The Hidden Horse Equestrian Campground is adjacent to the Trinity Alps Wilderness, Russian Wilderness and the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail. From this site, you can ride to three trailheads that access several wilderness lakes and countless miles of trails.

            Facilities

            The Hidden Horse Equestrian Campground is adjacent to the Trinity Alps Wilderness, Russian Wilderness and the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail. From this site, you can ride to three trailheads that access several wilderness lakes and countless miles of trails.

            Natural Features

            The Klamath National Forest encompasses nearly 2 million acres of land straddling the California and Oregon border. The Klamath is a vast array of mountains, streams, lakes, and, at elevations ranging from 450 to 8,900 feet, is home to diverse plant life and nearly 400 animal species. The partially shaded campground sits at an elevation of 5,800 feet.

            Nearby Attractions

            Trinity Alps Wilderness, Russian Wilderness and the Pacific Crest Trail all are nearby and offer hiking and horseback riding opportunities.

            • Fires
            • Equestrian
            • Picnic Table
            • Drinking Water

            $10 / night

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              10.

              Eagle’s Nest Golf Course

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              Yreka, California
              • Pets
              • Fires
              • Reservable
              • RVs
              • Tents
              • Group

              $45 - $50 / night


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            Which is the most popular equestrian campsite near Somes Bar, CA?

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