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Castle Lake Campground is a very nice primitive campground located inside Shasta-Trinity National Forest. It is only a quarter mile from Castle Lake. The campground offer 6 campsites. They all come with tables and fire rings. Vault toilets are also available. While staying here, visitors can enjoy hiking, swimming, and kayaking.

Castle Lake is very beautiful, but can be very crowded during the summer.  It might be very difficult to get a spot here,
 
    so be sure to have a backup ready.  Read more about my experience at castle lake at my website.   www.AllThingsShasta.com Says Paul R

Castle Lake Campground is a primitive camp ground which as expected means that there are
 few services. You can experience the great outdoors at its greatest at primtive campgrounds like these. This primitive campground is situated in an enormously scenic location, and primitive campgrounds like Castle Lake Campground may be challenging to get to, but they are scenic. A visit to California is not complete without some camping. The good variety of local attractions and all the outdoors recreation are sure to keep you coming back over and over.
 
    Castle Lake Campground is a very popular old favorite campground among the people in Castella.
It's just not possible to run out of cool things to do close to Castle Lake Campground; to be at this place is great fun any time.
  A lot of people camp here for the purpose of being close to Castle Crags State Park. Some activities here at Castle Lake Campground are hiking, playing golf, and whitewater paddling, so getting bored is not something that is likely to happen.
You have to get out of the house, and Castle Lake Campground in California is exactly what you need.
If you enjoy whitewater, there is the Box Canyon Dam to Dunsmuir section, a type III-IV whitewater run on Sacramento River, 7.
 


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Mount Shasta Resort, Mount Shasta

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Dunsmuir Lodge, Dunsmuir

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Other campgrounds near Castle Lake Campground, California:

   Castle Lake, Castella, 0 miles away
      
   Pacific Crest Trail Trailcamp 1516.4, Castella, 2 miles away
      
   Lake Siskiyou Camp Resort, Mount Shasta, 3 miles away
      
   Pacific Crest Trail Trailcamp 1512.5 - Sulphur Creek, Castella, 4 miles away
      
   Pacific Crest Trail Trailcamp 1523.5, Castella, 5 miles away
      
   Chateau Shasta Mobile Home Park, Mount Shasta, 5 miles away
      
   Abrams Lake Mobile Estates, Mount Shasta, 6 miles away
      
   Castle Crags State Park, Shasta, 6 miles away
      
   Mt Shasta KOA Kampground, Mount Shasta, 6 miles away
      
   KOA Mount Shasta, Mt Shasta, 6 miles away
      

Marinas near Castle Lake Campground, California:

   Antler Resort & Marina, Lakehead, 18 miles away

   Trinity Lake Resorts & Marinas, Trinity Center, 19 miles away

   Sugarloaf Resort, Lakehead, 20 miles away


Paddling Rivers Near Castle Lake Campground, California:

   Sacramento River, Siskiyou/ Shasta County, 3 miles away
      Class III-IV - 7.5 miles long (Box Canyon Dam to Dunsmuir)

   Sacramento River, Siskiyou/ Shasta County, 7 miles away
      Class IV - 9 miles long (Castle Craig to Sims Road)

   Sacramento River, Siskiyou/ Shasta County, 7 miles away
      Class III-IV - 5 miles long (Dunsmuir to Castle Craig)

   Sacramento River, Siskiyou/ Shasta County, 9 miles away
      Class IV - 13 miles long (Sims Flat Campground to Lake Shasta)

   Trinity River - East Fork, Trinity County, 12 miles away
      Class IV-V+ - 8 miles long (Rams Horn Road to Clair Engle Lake)


Public Lands near Castle Lake Campground, California:

   Whiskeytown National Recreation Area, Whiskeytown - CA, 31 miles away
      
   Castle Crags State Park, California, 5 miles away

   Shasta National Forest, California, 23 miles away


Trails near Castle Lake Campground, California:

   Castle Lake Trail, Siskiyou County, 2 miles away
      4.6 hiking miles, 588 feet elevation difference

   Crags Trail, Shasta County, 6 miles away
       4.6 hiking miles, 2068 feet elevation difference

   Sisson Calahan National Recreation Trail, Siskiyou County, 6 miles away
      9.1 hiking miles, 4437 feet elevation difference

   Echo Lake Trail, Shasta County, 6 miles away
      1.2 hiking miles, 357 feet elevation difference


Golf Courses Near Castle Lake Campground, California:

   Mt Shasta Resort, Mount Shasta, 5 miles away

   Weed Golf Club, Weed, 10 miles away

   Lake Shastina Golf Resort, Weed, 14 miles away

   McCloud Golf Club, Mccloud, 17 miles away


Lakes Near Castle Lake Campground, California:

   Browns Lake, Siskiyou County, 5 miles away


Current weather conditions at Castle Lake Campground, California
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Local climate location: CALLAHAN 7 miles away


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