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Van Norden Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California

   

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Unsurprisingly it may be tough to get to a primitive campground like Van Norden Campground, but it's worth the effort. There aren't scores of conveniences at Van Norden Campground because it is a primitive campground. This primitive campground is to be found in an exceptionally beautiful site; at Van Norden Campground you could get a more delightful wilderness experience than you would get at a more civilized campground. Van Norden Campground is a wonderful camp ground to use as a base while enjoying the Northern Sierra Nevada.
California has so many things to offer nature lovers. Several people stay at Van Norden Campground in order to be right next door to Tahoe National Forest.
 
    There's more to do close to Van Norden Campground other than just hanging out such as fishing, hiking, playing golf, whitewater paddling, and swimming, so you won’t get bored.

Van Norden Campground is a very popular old favorite
 campground among people in Soda Springs. It's really unhealthy to be inside all the time; you need to get out of the house once in a while, and Van Norden Campground, California is a great location for getting out. It's out of the question to run out of entertaining stuff to do near Van Norden Campground; it is a fun location for everybody.
The perfect local attractions and all the outdoors recreation are great incentives to come. 200 acres of ski terrain is at your disposal at Soda Springs; beginner and intermediate trails account for 80% while advanced and expert trails make up 20% of the trails. There are great trails for everyone at Soda Springs. Soda Springs, the close by ski
 
resort has 5 good ski lifts and receives 33 feet of great snow yearly on its 16 trails. The height difference is 625 feet at Soda Springs.  

PlumpJack Squaw Valley Inn, Olympic Valley

12 miles away
  
Village At Squaw Valley, Olympic Valley

12 miles away
  
Resort At Squaw Creek, Olympic Valley

13 miles away
  
River Ranch Lodge And Restaurant, Tahoe City

15 miles away


Other campgrounds near Van Norden Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Sierra Skies RV Park, Sierra City, 2 miles away
      
   Castle Valley, Truckee, 2 miles away
      
   Donner Summit Sno-Park, Truckee, 2 miles away
      
   Onion Creek Campground, Placer County, 3 miles away
      
   Kidd Lake Group, Soda Springs, 3 miles away
      
   Pacific Crest Trail Trailcamp 1169.0 - White Rock Creek, Soda Springs, 5 miles away
      
   White Rock Lake, Soda Springs, 5 miles away
      
   Cold Springs Campground, Nevada County, 6 miles away
      
   Talbot Campground, Placer County, 7 miles away
      
   Sterling Lake Campground, Nevada County, 8 miles away
      

Marinas near Van Norden Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Tahoe City Marina, Tahoe City, 18 miles away

   Homewood Marina, Homewood, 20 miles away


Paddling Rivers Near Van Norden Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Yuba River - South Fork, Nevada/ Placer County, 4 miles away
      Class IV-V - 5.2 miles long (Kingvale to Cisco Grove)

   Fordyce Creek, Nevada County, 9 miles away
      Class IV-V - 12 miles long (Fordyce Lake to Lake Spaulding)

   Yuba River - South Fork, Nevada/ Placer County, 11 miles away
      Class IV-V(V+) - 7.5 miles long (Cisco Grove to Spaulding Reservoir)

   American River - North Fork, Placer County, 14 miles away
      Class IV-V - 12.3 miles long (Tadpole Creek to Euchre Bar)

   Truckee River, Placer/ Nevada County, 20 miles away
      Class II-III - 27 miles long (Stampede Meadows Road to Floriston)


Public Lands near Van Norden Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Tahoe National Forest, California, 4 miles away

   Donner Memorial State Park, California, 9 miles away

   Burton Creek State Park, California, 18 miles away

   Sugar Pine Point State Park, California, 22 miles away

   Kings Beach State Park, California, 25 miles away


Trails near Van Norden Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Lola Montez Trail, Nevada County, 2 miles away
      1.5 hiking miles, 458 feet elevation difference

   Warren Lake Trail, Nevada County, 4 miles away
      6.6 hiking miles, 2381 feet elevation difference

   Heath Falls Overlook Trail, Placer County, 4 miles away
      5.2 hiking miles, 1601 feet elevation difference

   Long Valley Trail, Placer County, 6 miles away
       5.6 hiking miles, 816 feet elevation difference

   Tevis Cup Trail, Placer County, 6 miles away
      11.1 hiking miles, 1773 feet elevation difference

   Painted Rock Trail, Placer County, 7 miles away
       7.4 hiking miles, 1553 feet elevation difference

   Mount Lola Trail, Sierra County, 7 miles away
      7.2 hiking miles, 2630 feet elevation difference


Golf Courses Near Van Norden Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Tahoe Donner Golf Course, Truckee, 9 miles away

   Coyote Moon Golf Course, Truckee, 11 miles away

   Old Greenwood Golf Course, Truckee, 11 miles away

   Ponderosa Golf Course, Truckee, 14 miles away

   Timilick Golf Club, Truckee, 15 miles away


Lakes Near Van Norden Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Long Lake, Placer County, 4 miles away

   Nancy Lake, Placer County, 6 miles away

   Donner Lake, Nevada County, 8 miles away

   Lake Sterling, Nevada County, 8 miles away

   Webber Lake, Sierra County, 9 miles away


Current weather conditions at Van Norden Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California
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Local climate location: SIERRA CITY 1 miles away


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