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Lower Carton Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California

   

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This primitive campground is to be found in a fantastically pretty place; needless to say it may be hard to get to a primitive campground like this one, but it's worth the effort. Quite a lot of entertaining stuff to do in close proximity to Lower Carton Campground; it is a fun spot for everybody. A visit to California is not complete without some camping.
Lower Carton Campground is enormously popular with folks of Camptonville.
The perfect selection of local attractions, and such a perfect variety of outdoors recreation are good motives to come. How long has it been since you went for a camping trip? Lower Carton Campground in California is exactly what you need. Needless
 
    to say facilities are few in a primitive campground such as this; primitive camping is a nice way to be in close proximity to the great outdoors.
A number of folks opt for Lower Carton Campground for the purpose of being in close
 proximity to Malakoff Diggins State Park.
Among the things you can do next to Lower Carton Campground are whitewater paddling, fishing, swimming, playing golf, and hiking, so getting bored is not something that is likely to happen. Near Lower Carton Campground is a good 8.5-mile-from-beginning-to-end section of whitewater on Yuba River - North Fork, a class IV, this is the Goodyears Bar Bridge to Highway 49 Bridge portion. This portion of Yuba River - North Fork is appropriate for whitewater paddlers who have been whitewater paddling for a bit but who are not yet ready for the truly risky rapids. Check the latest conditions ahead of going on the whitewater, otherwise it's not safe and
 
sound. If you enjoy backcountry trekking, you will enjoy a nearby wilderness hiking trail featuring a tremendous 2,105-foot difference in altitude, 6.  

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Other campgrounds near Lower Carton Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Cal-Ida, Camptonville, 0 miles away
      
   Carlton, Camptonville, 0 miles away
      
   Upper Carlton Campground, Sierra County, 0 miles away
      
   Fiddle Creek, Camptonville, 0 miles away
      
   Indian Valley, Camptonville, 1 miles away
      
   Shenanigan Campground, Sierra County, 2 miles away
      
   Rocky Rest Campground, Sierra County, 2 miles away
      
   Willow Creek Campgrounds Ofc, Camptonville, 3 miles away
      
   American House OHV Camp, Strawberry Valley, 6 miles away
      
   Ramshorn, Downieville, 6 miles away
      

Paddling Rivers Near Lower Carton Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Yuba River - North Fork, Sierra County, 8 miles away
      Class IV - 8.5 miles long (Goodyears Bar Bridge to Highway 49 Bridge)

   Yuba River - Middle Fork, Nevada/ Yuba County, 9 miles away
      Class IV-V - 4.5 miles long (Route 49 to North Fork Yuba)

   Yuba River - South Fork, Nevada County, 10 miles away
      Class IV - 4 miles long (Edwards Crossing to Purdon Crossing)

   Yuba River - South Fork, Nevada County, 11 miles away
      Class IV-V - 4 miles long (Purdon's Crossing to Route 49)

   Feather River - South Fork, Plumas County, 11 miles away
      Class IV - 8.3 miles long (Little Grass Valley Reservoir to South Fork Diversion Dam)


Public Lands near Lower Carton Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Lassen Volcanic National Park, Mineral - CA, 59 miles away
      
   Malakoff Diggins State Park, California, 10 miles away

   Empire Mine State Park, California, 17 miles away

   Plumas National Forest, California, 22 miles away

   Plumas-Eureka State Park, California, 25 miles away

   Auburn State Park, California, 33 miles away


Trails near Lower Carton Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Halls Ranch Trail, Sierra County, 4 miles away
      6.3 hiking miles, 2105 feet elevation difference

   Lafayette Ridge Trail, Sierra County, 9 miles away
      4 hiking miles, 1583 feet elevation difference

   South Yuba Trail, Nevada County, 10 miles away
      2.3 hiking miles, 929 feet elevation difference

   Humbug Trail, Nevada County, 10 miles away
       4 hiking miles, 1041 feet elevation difference

   Cleghorn Bar Trail, Plumas County, 15 miles away
       6 hiking miles, 2074 feet elevation difference

   Bayes Cabin Road, Nevada County, 16 miles away
       3.4 hiking miles, 1568 feet elevation difference

   Second Divide Trail, Sierra County, 17 miles away
       7.2 hiking miles, 1442 feet elevation difference


Golf Courses Near Lower Carton Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Nevada County Country Club, Grass Valley, 16 miles away

   Quail Valley Golf Course, Grass Valley, 19 miles away


Lakes Near Lower Carton Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Lost Creek Reservoir, Butte County, 10 miles away

   Lake Vera, Nevada County, 12 miles away

   Herring Reservoir, Nevada County, 15 miles away

   Lake Francis, Yuba County, 16 miles away


Current weather conditions at Lower Carton Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California
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Local climate location: STRAWBERRY VALLEY 10 miles away


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