* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.
Collins Lake is a 1600 acre lake and recreation area with 12 1/2 mile of shoreline in the beautiful California gold country foothills. We are located about 1 1/4 hours North East of Sacramento between Marysville and Grass Valley. We are open year round. We have include lakeshore camping with RV sites tent sites group camps boat launch marina and boat rentals a big sand swimming beach children's playground beach volleyball picnic area general store laundry hot showers and new cabins. Check out our famous huge ice cream cones! We have also had lunker bass weigh in over 15 Pounds! Bass crappie bluegill and catfish are plentiful and intensive habitat areas for them have been built to keep Collins Lake one of the best fishing lakes in Northern California. Our friendly and professional staff will be happy to assist you with camping reservations current fishing information and any questions you may have. So come and visit us!