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Oak Bottom Campground - French Gulch, CA - RV Parks



12485 State Highway 299 W
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Welcome to Oak Bottom Campground
This is the only campground located on the shores of Whiskeytown Lake. The campground is operated by a concessionaire, Forever Resorts, and is open year round. The tent campground contains 94 sites. Seventeen of the sites are located on the shoreline and your boat may be moored on your site. Each tent site has a table, fire grate, and bear-proof storage locker. Two tents may be put up in each site. There are two restrooms with flush toilets. All sites are walk-in; the distance from the parking area to your campsite may be anywhere from 10 to 500 feet. Sleeping in vehicles is not allowed in the tent area. The recreational vehicle campground contains 22 sites and is located in the large parking area near the launch ramp. The campground is on the asphalt and has no shade. There is a restroom in the RV campground. The sites do not have tables, hookups, or fire grates, but there are a dump station and a water source nearby. No tents are allowed in the RV area. The RV campground is a 5 to 15 minute walk from the tent campground.
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Contact Info

Check-in time is 2:00pm and check-out time is 12:00pm.


Within Facility
+Tent campground has fire grates and central restrooms.
+RV sites (separate from tent campground) include a central restroom, dump station, water, but no hookups.
+94 walk-in tent sites
+22 dry RV/trailer sites
+Convienent location to restrooms, seasonal beach store and boat ramp.
+Free beach showers and coin operated hot showers
+Convenient location to Oak Bottom Marina
(Note: Dry campsites refer to no hookups available, including electricity, water and sewer. No ATM is available on site.

Nearby Activities

+Whiskeytown National Recreation Area
+Brandy Creek Swim Beach
+Boat Rentals
+Redding, California


(Daily, Weekly, Monthly)
+Lakeside tent sites are $25.00/night with other tent sites at $23.00/night
+Sites are $20.00/night during the summer season (April 15 to October 15)
+All sites are $11 during the off season (October 16 to April 14)
Maximum 6 persons per site. If camper has a Senior Pass or an Access Pass, the cost is $5.50 per night. Your pets are allowed for a fee of $2.00 per night per pet.
In addition to the campground fee, a $5 Daily, $10 Weekly, or $25 Annual pass must be purchased for the use of the recreation area
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