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Alpine Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California

   

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The Alpine Campground mentioned here has been closed for over 25 years.  If you camp there, you will be cited by the Forest Service. Says Bubba the hiker

Amenities and facilities are few in primitive campgrounds such as this one; the natural beauty at this primitive campground is good. You need to get out of the house; Alpine Campground in California is a magnificent spot to go. With so much stuff to do in California you'll never get bored. Alpine Campground is a campground loved by folks in South Lake Tahoe.
The good choice of local attractions, and all the outdoors recreation are sure to keep you coming back many times.
Scores of folks stay at this campground when
 
    they come to pop by Washoe Meadows State Park. Alpine Campground is located in the Northern Sierra Nevada.
Some of the things you can do here at Alpine Campground are swimming, fishing, playing golf, hiking, and whitewater paddling,
 so getting bored is not something that is likely to happen. Of course it could be hard to get to a primitive campground such as Alpine Campground, but it's worth the effort. Primitive campgrounds like Alpine Campground is a magnificent way to get out in the great outdoors.
Alpine Campground is located in an area with lots of cool things to do; campgrounds like these are magnificent. The 12 ski lifts transport skiers up the 2,212-foot altitude difference at the close by ski resort Sierra at Tahoe. Sierra at Tahoe boasts an average of 40 feet of good snow every season on its 46 slopes. The beginner and intermediate slopes account for 75% of the slopes at Sierra at Tahoe; no wonder this ski
 
resort is such a delightful site. The hard slopes make up 25% of the 2,000 acres of skiable area at Sierra at Tahoe.  

Tahoe Valley Lodge, South Lake Tahoe

7 miles away
  
Kirkwood Mountain Resort, Kirkwood

7 miles away
  
Inn By The Lake, South Lake Tahoe

9 miles away
  
Beach Retreat And Lodge At Tahoe, South Lake Tahoe

9 miles away


Other campgrounds near Alpine Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Deer Bed Meadow, South Lake Tahoe, 1 miles away
      
   Luther Pass Overflow, South Lake Tahoe, 1 miles away
      
   Echo Lake Sno-Park, South Lake Tahoe, 2 miles away
      
   Pacific Crest Trail Trailcamp 1089.1, South Lake Tahoe, 2 miles away
      
   Firs Campground, El Dorado County, 2 miles away
      
   Schneider Cow Camp, Kirkwood, 4 miles away
      
   Tahoe Valley Campground, South Lake Tahoe, 5 miles away
      
   Eldorado - Caples Lake Campground, Kirkwood, 5 miles away
      
   Caples Lake Campground, Alpine County, 5 miles away
      
   Caples Lake, Kirkwood, 5 miles away
      

Marinas near Alpine Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Fallen Leaf Marina, South Lake Tahoe, 6 miles away

   Tahoe Keys Marina, South Lake Tahoe, 7 miles away

   Richardson's Resort and Marina, South Lake Tahoe, 8 miles away

   Camp Richardson Marina, South Lake Tahoe, 8 miles away

   Timber Cove Marina, South Lake Tahoe, 9 miles away


Paddling Rivers Near Alpine Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   American River - South Fork, El Dorado County, 9 miles away
      Class IV-V - 9.6 miles long (Strawberry to Kyburz)

   Mokelumne River - North Fork, Alpine/ Amador/ Calaveras County, 16 miles away
      Class V+ - 24.9 miles long (Route 4 Bridge to Salt Springs Reservoir)

   Silver Creek - South Fork, El Dorado County, 17 miles away
      Class V+ - 2 miles long (Atherton Flat to Ice House Reservoir)

   Carson River - East Fork, Alpine County, 18 miles away
      Class II - 20 miles long (Hangman's Bridge to CA-NV border)

   Carson River - East Fork, Alpine County, 18 miles away
      Class II - 20 miles long (Hangman's Bridge to Gardnerville)


Public Lands near Alpine Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Washoe Meadows State Park, California, 4 miles away

   Emerald Bay State Park, California, 10 miles away

   D. L. Bliss State Park, California, 12 miles away

   Grover Hot Springs State Park, California, 14 miles away

   Sugar Pine Point State Park, California, 16 miles away


Trails near Alpine Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Hawley Grade Trail, El Dorado County, 0 miles away
      1.8 hiking miles, 920 feet elevation difference

   Charity Valley Trail, Alpine County, 11 miles away
      4.5 hiking miles, 2275 feet elevation difference

   Burnside Lake Trail, Alpine County, 12 miles away
      3.4 hiking miles, 2762 feet elevation difference

   Pacific Crest Trail - section 14, overlapping County, 16 miles away
      54.3 hiking miles, 2897 feet elevation difference

   General Creek Trail, El Dorado County, 17 miles away
       11.2 hiking miles, 1596 feet elevation difference

   Windmiller Trail, El Dorado County, 17 miles away
      2.9 hiking miles, 1011 feet elevation difference

   Emigrant Trail, Alpine County, 18 miles away
      1.2 hiking miles, 463 feet elevation difference


Beaches Near Alpine Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Pope Beach, El Dorado County, 8 miles away

   Kiva Beach, El Dorado County, 8 miles away

   El Dorado Beach, El Dorado County, 9 miles away

   Baldwin Beach, El Dorado County, 9 miles away

   Calawee Cove Beach, El Dorado County, 12 miles away


Golf Courses Near Alpine Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Tahoe Paradise Golf Course, South Lake Tahoe, 3 miles away

   Lake Tahoe Golf Course, South Lake Tahoe, 3 miles away

   Bijou Municipal Golf Course, South Lake Tahoe, 9 miles away

   Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course, Stateline, 11 miles away

   Glenbrook Golf Course, Glenbrook, 16 miles away


Lakes Near Alpine Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Round Lake, El Dorado County, 3 miles away

   Cup Lake, El Dorado County, 5 miles away

   Woods Lake, Alpine County, 6 miles away

   Round Top Lake, Alpine County, 7 miles away

   Silver Lake, Amador County, 10 miles away


Current weather conditions at Alpine Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California
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Local climate location: TAHOE VALLEY FAA AP 13 miles away


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