Juniper Lake Campground in Lassen Volcanic National Park, California offers epic campsites right on the lake. The campground takes a bit of an adventure to reach but it is so worth it.
Juniper Lake CampgroundThe road to Juniper Lake Campground and within the campground is not suitable for RVs or really large vehicles. We drive a medium/large SUV and there were definitely a few spots in the campground that were tight.
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Season: 6/26 - 10/6
Number of Sites: 18 first-come, first-served campsites and two reservable, group sites.
Location in the park: East shore of Juniper Lake via a 13-mile paved/gravel road.
Campsite cost: $12 individual sites/ $32 group sites
Reservations: first-come, first-served individual campsites, and two reservable, group sites.
- 40.4510° N, 121.2958° W
Accessible Sites: No accessible sites
Pets Allowed: Yes, pets must be on a 6ft leash, pets are not allowed on trails. Check here for more about pet regulations
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Are campground Reservations Available? No reservations for individual sites. You can make reservations for the 2 group sites.
Flush Toilets: No
Is wifi available? No
Is cellular Phone Service Available? No
Is camp host available on site? Yes
Is firewood available for purchase? Closest amenities in Chester
Amenities at each campsite:
Firepit in the site? Yes
Picnic Table in the site? Yes
Bear Box in site/area? Yes
Potable Water?No potable water available in the Juniper Lake area. Make sure you bring water jugs with you.
RV Length: RVs/trailers not advised
Hookups: There are no electricity, water or sewer hookups
How to get to Juniper Lake Campground
The maximum number of people in a campsite: 6
The number of cars per campsite: 2 licensed vehicles and 3 tents per camp pad
Checkout time: 12 noon
Quiet Hours: Quiet hours are from 10:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.
Maximum Stay: limited to 14 days
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