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Big Tree Grove Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California

   

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Amenities and facilities are few in primitive campgrounds like Big Tree Grove Campground. The natural beauty at this primitive campground is wonderful, and getting to this primitive campground can be rather demanding, but it's well worth it. When you go for a weekend of camping at a primitive campground such as Big Tree Grove Campground you're truly camping. We should all go camping once in a while, and Big Tree Grove Campground, California is a good location for getting out.
In California you never run out of outdoors exciting things.
Big Tree Grove Campground is to be found in the Northern Sierra Nevada.
Outdoors recreation is bountiful, some of the cool stuff you
 
    can do is fishing, playing golf, swimming, hiking, and whitewater paddling, so you won’t get bored. The good choice of local attractions, and the nearby outdoors recreation are sure to keep you coming back repeatedly.
There is
 so much cool stuff to do close to Big Tree Grove Campground, and to be at this place is good fun any time. On Rubicon River nearby you come across the 20.3-mile-long Ellicott Bridge to Ralston Afterbay section of grade V whitewater. This section of Rubicon River is recommended for skilled whitewater paddlers solely. Whitewater rapids are dangerous occurrences, so you must check conditions prior to departure. A beautiful wilderness trail around here, 1.4 miles from beginning to end, in possession of an elevation variation of 763 feet is Pigeon Roost Trail. A beautiful one and a half hours of backcountry backpacking lies ahead for you along the Pigeon Roost Trail. Going for a hike outdoes  
anything; the 2-mile-long Grizzly Canyon Trail is in close proximity; it has a variation in height of 381 feet. If you enjoy hiking, you will enjoy a nearby wilderness trail featuring a tremendous 1,141-foot difference between top and bottom, 6.  

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Other campgrounds near Big Tree Grove Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Secret House Campground, Placer County, 7 miles away
      
   Robinson Flat, Norden, 7 miles away
      
   Tadpole Campground, Placer County, 7 miles away
      
   Robinsons Flat Campground, Placer County, 7 miles away
      
   Mumford Bar Camp Ground, Emigrant Gap, 7 miles away
      
   Middle Meadows - Eldorado National Forest, Placerville, 7 miles away
      
   Green Valley Trailcamp, Norden, 8 miles away
      
   Dewey Campground, Placer County, 8 miles away
      
   Mumford Bar on River, Emigrant Gap, 8 miles away
      
   Euchre Bar Trailhead, Norden, 8 miles away
      

Paddling Rivers Near Big Tree Grove Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Rubicon River, Placer/ El Dorado County, 8 miles away
      Class V - 20.3 miles long (Ellicott Bridge to Ralston Afterbay)

   American River - North Fork, Placer County, 8 miles away
      Class IV-V - 12.3 miles long (Tadpole Creek to Euchre Bar)

   American River - Middle Fork, Placer County, 10 miles away
      Class IV-V - 2.1 miles long (Mosquito Ridge Road to confluence with Middle Fork)

   American River - Middle Fork, Placer/El Dorado County, 12 miles away
      Class II-IV(V+) - 17 miles long (Oxbow Bend to Drivers Flat Road)

   Yuba River - South Fork, Nevada/ Placer County, 14 miles away
      Class IV-V(V+) - 7.5 miles long (Cisco Grove to Spaulding Reservoir)


Public Lands near Big Tree Grove Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Eldorado National Forest, California, 20 miles away

   Tahoe National Forest, California, 24 miles away

   Marshall Gold Discovery State Park, California, 26 miles away

   Donner Memorial State Park, California, 27 miles away

   Malakoff Diggins State Park, California, 29 miles away


Trails near Big Tree Grove Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Pigeon Roost Trail, Placer County, 6 miles away
      1.4 hiking miles, 763 feet elevation difference

   Grizzly Canyon Trail, Placer County, 6 miles away
      2 hiking miles, 381 feet elevation difference

   Belix Trail, Placer County, 7 miles away
      6.9 hiking miles, 1141 feet elevation difference

   Beacroft Trail, Placer County, 8 miles away
       4.6 hiking miles, 2690 feet elevation difference

   Mumford Bar Trail, Placer County, 8 miles away
      5.1 hiking miles, 3289 feet elevation difference

   Slide Point Trail, Placer County, 8 miles away
      1.2 hiking miles, 1512 feet elevation difference

   Grey Trail, Placer County, 8 miles away
      2.4 hiking miles, 2339 feet elevation difference


Golf Courses Near Big Tree Grove Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Apple Mountain Golf Resort, Camino, 19 miles away

   Camino Heights Golf Course, Camino, 20 miles away


Lakes Near Big Tree Grove Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Stumpy Meadows Lake, El Dorado County, 9 miles away

   Oxbow Reservoir, El Dorado County, 12 miles away

   Salmon Lake, Placer County, 13 miles away

   Lake Valley Reservoir, Placer County, 13 miles away

   Kelly Lake, Placer County, 13 miles away


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