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Vista Overflow Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California

   

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Primitive campgrounds like Vista Overflow Campground donít have loads of services. As expected it can be difficult to get to a primitive campground like this one, but it's worth the effort. Experience the wilderness in California at its finest at a primitive campground like Vista Overflow Campground. This primitive campground is located in a very lovely spot. Vista Overflow Campground is one of the places to camp here in the Northern Sierra Nevada. Vista Overflow Campground is a top pick campground with the folks from Pollock Pines. As if Vista Overflow Campground wasn't sufficient, you can also go swimming, playing golf, fishing, whitewater paddling, and hiking, so getting bored is not something
 
    that is likely to happen.
Pack your camping stuff and head for the campground; Vista Overflow Campground in California is precisely the location. There is so much fun stuff to do right next door to Vista Overflow Campground, and
 camping is such an enjoyable thing to do, and this is a splendid location to do that.
Such a great selection of attractions and the close by outdoors recreation will definitely have you coming back persistently.
A visit to California is not complete without some camping.
The close by class V, 20.3-mile-in-distance Ellicott Bridge to Ralston Afterbay section of whitewater on Rubicon River is a load of fun. If by chance you are a beginner, you should probably search for a different part of whitewater to kayak than this part of Rubicon River. Whitewater kayaking and rafting can become perilous, so check the situation in advance of a trip. The 1.4-mile-from-start-to-finish Pigeon
 
Roost Trail has a difference in altitude of 763 feet; it is a picturesque backpacking trail. In the order of one and a half hours is more or less the magnitude of time you need to backcountry hike the Pigeon Roost Trail, an average backpacking trail.  

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Other campgrounds near Vista Overflow Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Ponderosa Cove, Pollock Pines, 0 miles away
      
   Eldorado National Forest - Stumpy Meadows Campground, Georgetown, 0 miles away
      
   Stumpy Meadows, Pollock Pines, 1 miles away
      
   Black Oak Stumpy Meadows - Eldorado National Forest, Placerville, 1 miles away
      
   Ghost Mountain RV Campground, Pollock Pines, 8 miles away
      
   Big Tree Grove Campground, Placer County, 8 miles away
      
   Camp Chiquita Campground, Georgetown, 10 miles away
      
   Sly Park Campground, Pollock Pines, 10 miles away
      
   Sly Park Recreation Area - Hilltop, Pollock Pines, 10 miles away
      
   Sly Park Recreation Area - Pine Cone, Pollock Pines, 10 miles away
      

Paddling Rivers Near Vista Overflow Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Rubicon River, Placer/ El Dorado County, 9 miles away
      Class V - 20.3 miles long (Ellicott Bridge to Ralston Afterbay)

   American River - South Fork, El Dorado County, 10 miles away
      Class IV-V - 7 miles long (Slab Creek Dam to White Rock Powerhouse)

   American River - Middle Fork, Placer County, 10 miles away
      Class IV-V - 2.1 miles long (Mosquito Ridge Road to confluence with Middle Fork)

   American River - South Fork, El Dorado County, 10 miles away
      Class IV-V - 9.4 miles long (Peavine Ridge Road to Forebay Road)

   American River - Middle Fork, Placer/El Dorado County, 11 miles away
      Class II-IV(V+) - 17 miles long (Oxbow Bend to Drivers Flat Road)


Public Lands near Vista Overflow Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Eldorado National Forest, California, 18 miles away

   Marshall Gold Discovery State Park, California, 21 miles away

   Indian Grinding Rock State Park, California, 26 miles away

   Auburn State Park, California, 31 miles away

   Tahoe National Forest, California, 31 miles away


Trails near Vista Overflow Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Pigeon Roost Trail, Placer County, 3 miles away
      1.4 hiking miles, 763 feet elevation difference

   Grizzly Canyon Trail, Placer County, 4 miles away
      2 hiking miles, 381 feet elevation difference

   Belix Trail, Placer County, 6 miles away
      6.9 hiking miles, 1141 feet elevation difference

   Nevada Point Trail, El Dorado County, 7 miles away
      5.3 hiking miles, 2771 feet elevation difference

   Slide Point Trail, Placer County, 7 miles away
      1.2 hiking miles, 1512 feet elevation difference

   Ellicott Trail, El Dorado County, 8 miles away
      1.3 hiking miles, 1591 feet elevation difference

   Grey Trail, Placer County, 9 miles away
      2.4 hiking miles, 2339 feet elevation difference


Golf Courses Near Vista Overflow Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Apple Mountain Golf Resort, Camino, 11 miles away

   Camino Heights Golf Course, Camino, 12 miles away


Lakes Near Vista Overflow Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Stumpy Meadows Lake, El Dorado County, 0 miles away

   Slab Creek Reservoir, El Dorado County, 10 miles away

   Oxbow Reservoir, El Dorado County, 11 miles away


Current weather conditions at Vista Overflow Campground, Northern Sierra Nevada, California
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Local climate location: COLFAX 8 miles away


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