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Firs Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California

   

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At Firs Campground you may get a finer wilderness experience than you would get at a more civilized campground. If natural loveliness is what you crave, this primitive campground is what you need. Amenities and facilities are few in primitive campgrounds like Firs Campground. Unsurprisingly it can be challenging to get to a primitive campground like this one, but it's worth the effort. This camp ground is one of the great locations to camp here in the Northern Sierra Nevada. So many entertaining things near Firs Campground, and lots of people enjoy coming here to escape.
So many local attractions and the nearby outdoors recreation will make you pleased you came. Outdoors
 
    people generally love this sector of California.
At last, camping season is here again, and Firs Campground in California is exactly the spot. Lots of people stay at this campground for the purpose of being near Washoe Meadows
 State Park. Firs Campground is a very popular campground with visitors from South Lake Tahoe.
Among the things you can do near Firs Campground are fishing, swimming, hiking, whitewater paddling, and playing golf, so getting bored is not something that is likely to happen.
There is a total of 46 ski slopes at nearby Sierra at Tahoe; this ski resort gets blanketed by 40 feet of ice cold snow every winter. There are 12 different ski lifts at Sierra at Tahoe, and the elevation difference is 2,212 feet. The intermediate or beginner ski slopes account for 75% of the ski slopes at Sierra at Tahoe; no wonder this ski resort is such a great site. The tough ski slopes make up 25% of the 2,000
 
acres of skiing land at Sierra at Tahoe. Easy trails make up 65% of the trails at Kirkwood, and hard ones make up 35%. There is a total of 2,300 acres of skiable terrain; Kirkwood is a glorious spot to ski.  

Tahoe Valley Lodge, South Lake Tahoe

6 miles away
  
Inn By The Lake, South Lake Tahoe

8 miles away
  
Kirkwood Mountain Resort, Kirkwood

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

8 miles away


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

   Echo Lake Sno-Park, South Lake Tahoe, 0 miles away
      
   Alpine Campground, El Dorado County, 2 miles away
      
   Pacific Crest Trail Trailcamp 1089.1, South Lake Tahoe, 2 miles away
      
   Deer Bed Meadow, South Lake Tahoe, 3 miles away
      
   Luther Pass Overflow, South Lake Tahoe, 3 miles away
      
   Tahoe Valley Campground, South Lake Tahoe, 3 miles away
      
   California Land Management, South Lake Tahoe, 4 miles away
      
   Chris Haven Mobile Home Park, South Lake Tahoe, 5 miles away
      
   Lake Tahoe South Shore KOA, South Lake Tahoe, 5 miles away
      
   Tahoe Mountain Group Campground, El Dorado County, 5 miles away
      

Marinas near Firs Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Fallen Leaf Marina, South Lake Tahoe, 4 miles away

   Richardson's Resort and Marina, South Lake Tahoe, 6 miles away

   Camp Richardson Marina, South Lake Tahoe, 6 miles away

   Tahoe Keys Marina, South Lake Tahoe, 6 miles away

   Timber Cove Marina, South Lake Tahoe, 8 miles away


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

   American River - South Fork, El Dorado County, 7 miles away
      Class IV-V - 9.6 miles long (Strawberry to Kyburz)

   Silver Creek - South Fork, El Dorado County, 16 miles away
      Class V+ - 2 miles long (Atherton Flat to Ice House Reservoir)

   American River - South Fork, El Dorado County, 18 miles away
      Class III-V - 9.6 miles long (Kyburz to Riverton)

   Mokelumne River - North Fork, Alpine/ Amador/ Calaveras County, 18 miles away
      Class V+ - 24.9 miles long (Route 4 Bridge to Salt Springs Reservoir)

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


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

   Washoe Meadows State Park, California, 3 miles away

   Emerald Bay State Park, California, 8 miles away

   D. L. Bliss State Park, California, 10 miles away

   Sugar Pine Point State Park, California, 14 miles away

   Grover Hot Springs State Park, California, 15 miles away


Trails near Firs Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Hawley Grade Trail, El Dorado County, 2 miles away
      1.8 hiking miles, 920 feet elevation difference

   Charity Valley Trail, Alpine County, 13 miles away
      4.5 hiking miles, 2275 feet elevation difference

   Burnside Lake Trail, Alpine County, 14 miles away
      3.4 hiking miles, 2762 feet elevation difference

   General Creek Trail, El Dorado County, 15 miles away
       11.2 hiking miles, 1596 feet elevation difference

   Pacific Crest Trail - section 14, overlapping County, 15 miles away
      54.3 hiking miles, 2897 feet elevation difference

   Windmiller Trail, El Dorado County, 16 miles away
      2.9 hiking miles, 1011 feet elevation difference

   Red Peak Trail, El Dorado County, 16 miles away
      6.5 hiking miles, 1766 feet elevation difference


Beaches Near Firs Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Pope Beach, El Dorado County, 6 miles away

   Kiva Beach, El Dorado County, 6 miles away

   Baldwin Beach, El Dorado County, 7 miles away

   El Dorado Beach, El Dorado County, 8 miles away

   Calawee Cove Beach, El Dorado County, 10 miles away


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

   Tahoe Paradise Golf Course, South Lake Tahoe, 2 miles away

   Lake Tahoe Golf Course, South Lake Tahoe, 2 miles away

   Bijou Municipal Golf Course, South Lake Tahoe, 8 miles away

   Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course, Stateline, 10 miles away

   Glenbrook Golf Course, Glenbrook, 15 miles away


Lakes Near Firs Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Cup Lake, El Dorado County, 4 miles away

   Round Lake, El Dorado County, 5 miles away

   Woods Lake, Alpine County, 8 miles away

   Round Top Lake, Alpine County, 9 miles away

   Silver Lake, Amador County, 10 miles away


Current weather conditions at Firs Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California
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Local climate location: TAHOE CITY 15 miles away


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