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Jones Fork, Northern Sierra Nevada, California

   

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AMENITIES:
Tent camping is available
RV hookups are available
Nearby attractions
Fishing
Boating
Cabins
Boat Ramps
Restrooms
Showers
Store
Picnic and Barbecue area is available

Activities: boating, fishing, hiking, biking and horseback riding

Of course there are restrooms here. There's so much to do in close proximity to Jones Fork, and if you're searching for a nice spot to go camping for a couple of days, this is a pleasant choice. The good variety of local attractions and all the outdoors recreation are sure to keep you coming back many times. The Northern Sierra Nevada scenery is always gorgeous.
 
    If you go for the outdoors, you won’t be disenchanted; there's hiking, fishing, swimming, and whitewater paddling, so you won’t get bored.
A number of folks stay at this campground in order to be close to Eldorado National Forest.
 Going camping for a couple of days here in California is something you have to do.
Finally, camping time is here once more, and Jones Fork in California is a nice choice. The friendly reception and all the entertaining stuff to do makes the visit here worthwhile.
You find the 3.5-mile-long Riverton to Peavine Ridge Road segment of American River - South Fork nearby; this is a class III-IV whitewater run. This segment of American River - South Fork is tremendous for those with a little kayak paddling skill. If by chance you are going kayak paddling, you must always check the situation. With its 419 foot altitude difference it's a delightful wilderness hiking trail; the Sun Rock
 
Trail is 4 miles of delightful trekking. Hunsucker Trail is 1.9 miles long. This picturesque backpacking trail has a variation in altitude of 413 feet.  

BEST WESTERN Stagecoach Inn, Pollock Pines

16 miles away
  
PlumpJack Squaw Valley Inn, Olympic Valley

21 miles away
  
Village At Squaw Valley, Olympic Valley

21 miles away
  
Resort At Squaw Creek, Olympic Valley

22 miles away


Other campgrounds near Jones Fork, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Lone Rock, Pollock Pines, 0 miles away
      
   Fashoda, Pollock Pines, 1 miles away
      
   Eldorado - Sunset Campground, Pollock Pines, 1 miles away
      
   Sunset Campground, El Dorado County, 1 miles away
      
   Big Silver Group, -blank-, 1 miles away
      
   Yellow Jacket Campground, El Dorado County, 2 miles away
      
   Wolf Creek, Pollock Pines, 2 miles away
      
   Yellowjacket, Pollock Pines, 2 miles away
      
   Wench Creek - Eldorado National Forest, Placerville, 2 miles away
      
   Wolf Creek Group, Pollock Pines, 2 miles away
      

Marinas near Jones Fork, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Bear River Lake Resort, Pioneer, 17 miles away

   Homewood Marina, Homewood, 20 miles away


Paddling Rivers Near Jones Fork, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   American River - South Fork, El Dorado County, 6 miles away
      Class III-IV - 3.5 miles long (Riverton to Peavine Ridge Road)

   American River - South Fork, El Dorado County, 8 miles away
      Class III-V - 9.6 miles long (Kyburz to Riverton)

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

   Silver Creek - South Fork, El Dorado County, 9 miles away
      Class V+ - 2 miles long (Atherton Flat to Ice House Reservoir)

   American River - South Fork, El Dorado County, 9 miles away
      Class IV-V - 9.4 miles long (Peavine Ridge Road to Forebay Road)


Public Lands near Jones Fork, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Eldorado National Forest, California, 3 miles away

   Sugar Pine Point State Park, California, 20 miles away

   Emerald Bay State Park, California, 21 miles away

   D. L. Bliss State Park, California, 21 miles away

   Burton Creek State Park, California, 25 miles away


Trails near Jones Fork, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Sun Rock Trail, El Dorado County, 5 miles away
       4 hiking miles, 419 feet elevation difference

   Hunsucker Trail, El Dorado County, 6 miles away
      1.9 hiking miles, 413 feet elevation difference

   Dry Lakes Trail, El Dorado County, 6 miles away
      4.3 hiking miles, 879 feet elevation difference

   Poison Hole Trail, El Dorado County, 6 miles away
      3.3 hiking miles, 1377 feet elevation difference

   South Fork Trail, El Dorado County, 7 miles away
       6.8 hiking miles, 1919 feet elevation difference

   Loon Lake Trail, El Dorado County, 8 miles away
      2.7 hiking miles, 556 feet elevation difference

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


Lakes Near Jones Fork, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Pearl Lake, El Dorado County, 9 miles away

   Lake Number Three, El Dorado County, 11 miles away

   Grouse Lake, El Dorado County, 13 miles away

   Stumpy Meadows Lake, El Dorado County, 15 miles away


Current weather conditions at Jones Fork, Northern Sierra Nevada, California
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Local climate location: COLFAX 16 miles away


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