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Upper Chiquito Campground, Central Sierra Nevada, California

   

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This is a primitive campground which of course means that there are not too many conveniences. As expected it could be hard to get to a primitive campground like this one, but it's worth the effort. Experience the great outdoors in California at its best at a primitive campground like Upper Chiquito Campground. This primitive campground is positioned in an incredibly scenic spot; there are of course restrooms at this campground. Outdoors folks generally like this section of California. There's more to do close to Upper Chiquito Campground other than just hanging out such as fishing, swimming, whitewater paddling, and hiking, so running
 
    out of fun stuff to do wonít happen.
Ok, you've been cooped up too long, you need to get out of the house; Upper Chiquito Campground, California is a good site for getting out.
So many local attractions and such a great variety
 of outdoors recreation will unquestionably have you coming back time and again. A lot of folks opt for Upper Chiquito Campground to take a look at close by Sierra National Forest.
There are so many cool things to do near Upper Chiquito Campground; being here is always fun.
Upper Chiquito Campground is a perfect campground to use as a base while enjoying the Central Sierra Nevada. On Merced River - South Fork you bump into the nearby Upper segment. This is a category V+, 16-mile-from-beginning-to-end bit of whitewater. Donít be sure of keeping yourself dry whitewater rafting or kayaking this bit of Merced River - South Fork. You should check the latest conditions ahead of going;
 
whitewater rafting or kayaking could get hazardous. The variation in elevation is 1,019 feet for a lovely 5.2-mile-long backpacking and hiking trail in the neighborhood; we are naturally speaking about the Mono Meadow Trail.  

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Other campgrounds near Upper Chiquito Campground, Central Sierra Nevada, California:

   Beasore Meadows Campground, Madera County, 4 miles away
      
   Camino Campground, Madera County, 4 miles away
      
   Lower Chiquito, Bass Lake, 5 miles away
      
   Lower Chiquito Campground, Madera County, 5 miles away
      
   Bowler Group Campground, Madera County, 6 miles away
      
   Iron Lakes, Fish Camp, 6 miles away
      
   Soda Springs Campground, Madera County, 7 miles away
      
   Little Jackass Campground, Madera County, 8 miles away
      
   Placer Campground, Madera County, 8 miles away
      
   Miller Meadow Campground, Madera County, 8 miles away
      

Marinas near Upper Chiquito Campground, Central Sierra Nevada, California:

   Pines Marina, Bass Lake, 14 miles away


Paddling Rivers Near Upper Chiquito Campground, Central Sierra Nevada, California:

   Merced River - South Fork, Mariposa County, 4 miles away
      Class V+ - 16 miles long (Upper)

   Willow Creek, Madera County, 11 miles away
      Class V - 3 miles long (Greys Mt. Campground to Chilkoot Campground)

   San Joaquin River, Madera/ Fresno County, 12 miles away
      Class V - 8 miles long (Dam 6 reservoir to Reddinger Reservoir)

   San Joaquin River, Madera/Fresno County, 12 miles away
      Class IV-V - 7 miles long (Mammoth Pool Dam to Mammoth Pool Powerhouse)

   Willow Creek, Madera County, 12 miles away
      Class V - 3 miles long (Chilkoot Campground to Bass Lake)


Public Lands near Upper Chiquito Campground, Central Sierra Nevada, California:

   Yosemite National Park, Yosemite National Park - CA, 18 miles away
      
   Devils Postpile National Monument, Mammoth Lakes - CA, 46 miles away
      
   Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Park, Three Rivers - CA, 68 miles away
      
   Sierra National Forest, California, 12 miles away

   Millerton Lake State Park, California, 34 miles away


Trails near Upper Chiquito Campground, Central Sierra Nevada, California:

   Mono Meadow Trail, Mariposa County, 14 miles away
       5.2 hiking miles, 1019 feet elevation difference

   Clouds Rest Trail, Mariposa County, 15 miles away
       18.8 hiking miles, 6803 feet elevation difference

   Mist Trail, Mariposa County, 15 miles away
       2.8 hiking miles, 1214 feet elevation difference

   Panorama Trail, Mariposa County, 16 miles away
      7.1 hiking miles, 3896 feet elevation difference

   Chilnualna Fall Trail, Mariposa County, 16 miles away
       7 hiking miles, 2879 feet elevation difference

   Half Dome Trail, Mariposa County, 16 miles away
       11.6 hiking miles, 5142 feet elevation difference

   Buena Vista Trail, Madera County, 16 miles away
       22.4 hiking miles, 2797 feet elevation difference


Lakes Near Upper Chiquito Campground, Central Sierra Nevada, California:

   Spotted Lakes, Madera County, 3 miles away

   Jackass Lakes, Madera County, 4 miles away

   Bare Island Lake, Madera County, 6 miles away

   Givens Lake, Madera County, 6 miles away

   Cora Lakes, Madera County, 11 miles away


Current weather conditions at Upper Chiquito Campground, Central Sierra Nevada, California
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Local climate location: YOSEMITE PARK HDQTRS 5 miles away


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