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Kit Carson Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California

   

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Getting to this primitive campground can be a little tough, but it's well worth it. It is incredibly beautiful here at this primitive campground; experience the outdoors in California at its greatest at a primitive campground like this one. This is a primitive campground which of course means that there are not many services.
Kit Carson Campground is a very popular old favorite campground among the people from Markleeville. When was the last occasion you went camping for a couple of days? Kit Carson Campground in California is exactly the location.
At Kit Carson Campground exciting stuff to do is abundant, and it's always
 
    fun to be at this campground. A number of people pick Kit Carson Campground to be near Grover Hot Springs State Park. This campground is one of the great places to camp here in the Northern Sierra Nevada.
So many local attractions
 and the close by outdoors recreation are good reasons to come. Obviously there are restrooms here, and there are water hookups.
This section of California has a great deal of outdoors activities on hand. The 94 ski runs at Heavenly are all wonderful; the altitude difference is 3,500 feet at this ski resort. Heavenly boasts 30 feet of great snow every season and has 31 lifts to take all the skiers up the mountain. 65% of the ski runs at Heavenly are beginner and intermediate. Of the 4,800 acres of skiable territory 35% is challenging; there's something for everybody at Heavenly. A great hiking and backpacking trail boasting a difference between top and bottom of 2,762 feet, and 3.4 miles
 
in distance, can be encountered in the vicinity. This gorgeous hiking and backpacking trail is the Burnside Lake Trail.  

Heavenly Valley Lodge B And B, South Lake Tahoe

10 miles away
  
Americana Village Suites, South Lake Tahoe

10 miles away
  
Forest Suites Resort, South Lake Tahoe

10 miles away
  
Econo Lodge Heavenly Village Area, South Lake Tahoe

10 miles away


Other campgrounds near Kit Carson Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Hope Valley Group - Toiyabe National Forest, -blank-, 0 miles away
      
   Snowshoe Springs Campground, Alpine County, 1 miles away
      
   Snowshoe Springs, Markleeville, 1 miles away
      
   Scott's Lake, South Lake Tahoe, 3 miles away
      
   Humboldt - Toiyabe - Hope Valley, Woodfords, 3 miles away
      
   Meiss Meadow Sno-Park, South Lake Tahoe, 3 miles away
      
   Hope Valley Sno-Park, South Lake Tahoe, 3 miles away
      
   Crystal Springs, Markleeville, 4 miles away
      
   Crystal Springs Campground, Alpine County, 4 miles away
      
   Hope Valley Dispersed, Markleeville, 5 miles away
      

Marinas near Kit Carson Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Ski Run Marina, South Lake Tahoe, 10 miles away

   Timber Cove Marina, South Lake Tahoe, 10 miles away

   Round Hill Pines Beach, Stateline, 10 miles away

   Lakeside Marina, South Lake Tahoe, 11 miles away

   Tahoe Keys Marina, South Lake Tahoe, 11 miles away


Paddling Rivers Near Kit Carson Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Carson River - East Fork, Alpine County, 10 miles away
      Class II - 20 miles long (Hangman's Bridge to CA-NV border)

   Carson River - East Fork, Alpine County, 10 miles away
      Class II - 20 miles long (Hangman's Bridge to Gardnerville)

   Mokelumne River - North Fork, Alpine/ Amador/ Calaveras County, 13 miles away
      Class V+ - 24.9 miles long (Route 4 Bridge to Salt Springs Reservoir)

   Carson River - East Fork, Alpine County, 14 miles away
      Class III - 7.3 miles long (Cave Rock to Hangman's Bridge)

   American River - South Fork, El Dorado County, 17 miles away
      Class IV-V - 9.6 miles long (Strawberry to Kyburz)


Public Lands near Kit Carson Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Yosemite National Park, Yosemite National Park - CA, 66 miles away
      
   Grover Hot Springs State Park, California, 6 miles away

   Washoe Meadows State Park, California, 11 miles away

   Emerald Bay State Park, California, 17 miles away

   D. L. Bliss State Park, California, 18 miles away

   Tahoe State Park, California, 22 miles away


Trails near Kit Carson Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Burnside Lake Trail, Alpine County, 5 miles away
      3.4 hiking miles, 2762 feet elevation difference

   Charity Valley Trail, Alpine County, 5 miles away
      4.5 hiking miles, 2275 feet elevation difference

   Hawley Grade Trail, El Dorado County, 9 miles away
      1.8 hiking miles, 920 feet elevation difference

   Pacific Crest Trail - section 13, overlapping County, 13 miles away
      66 hiking miles, 3818 feet elevation difference

   Emigrant Trail, Alpine County, 19 miles away
      1.2 hiking miles, 463 feet elevation difference


Beaches Near Kit Carson Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   El Dorado Beach, El Dorado County, 11 miles away

   Pope Beach, El Dorado County, 13 miles away

   Kiva Beach, El Dorado County, 14 miles away

   Baldwin Beach, El Dorado County, 15 miles away

   Calawee Cove Beach, El Dorado County, 18 miles away


Golf Courses Near Kit Carson Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

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

   Tahoe Paradise Golf Course, South Lake Tahoe, 9 miles away

   Bijou Municipal Golf Course, South Lake Tahoe, 10 miles away

   Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course, Stateline, 11 miles away

   Genoa Lakes Golf Resort, Genoa, 13 miles away


Lakes Near Kit Carson Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Round Lake, El Dorado County, 8 miles away

   Woods Lake, Alpine County, 9 miles away

   Round Top Lake, Alpine County, 10 miles away

   Cup Lake, El Dorado County, 14 miles away

   Mosquito Lake, Alpine County, 14 miles away


Current weather conditions at Kit Carson Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California
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Local climate location: TAHOE VALLEY FAA AP 14 miles away


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