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Scotts Flat Lake Campground - Nevada City, CA - RV Parks


23333 Scotts Flat Rd
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Welcome to Scotts Flat Lake Campground
Camping, fishing, swimming, sunning, boating, water skiing, sailing, kayaking and other activities are popular at bothskiier-sm Rollins and Scotts Flat reservoirs in the Sierra foothills. Day use parks, campgrounds and beaches are operated by the district and in some cases by private operators under contract with NID.
Scotts Flat is situated among the tall pines at the 3100-foot elevation nine miles east of Nevada City via Highway 20 and Scotts Flat Road. It offers 169 campsites at two large campgrounds, plus a group camp. Across the lake, accessible via Red Dog and Quaker Hill Roads from Nevada City, is the Cascade Shores Day Use Area.
Rollins, located at the 2100-foot elevation off Highway 174 between Grass Valley and Colfax, has four independently operated campgrounds. Long Ravine, Greenhorn, Orchard Springs and Peninsula offer a combined 250 campsites and a complete range of services including stores, restaurants, fuel sales and boat rentals.
User fees at the public recreation areas are set by the NID Board of Directors.
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At an elevation of 3,000 feet, the lake is an ideal headquarters for a complete vacation and family fun. Modern RV and trailer sites, hot showers, attractive tent sites and RV sanitary dump stations are all available at Scotts Flat Lake Recreation Area.
Visit the Marina Store for all of your boating or fishing needs. A very picturesque picnic area with swimming, beaches, bar-b-que grills and tables are available for day use. A well stocked store, flush toilets and hot showers, and a playground are nearby to supply all of your needs. The facility also offers ice!
Complete boating facilities are featured including boat with motor rentals, concrete boat launching ramp buoy moorings, and gas and oil. Open land boat and trailer storage space is also available.
Fishing for the fighting rainbow trout is excellent and Small and Large Mouth Black Bass, Brown Trout and Kokonee are abundant. Spend the day fishing or enjoy the water sports which include swimming, boating and water skiing. Relax in peace in the beautiful surroundings or take a hike through a wooded forest.
Winters are mild, although we do occasionally get some snow. This makes our location ideal for visiting Nevada County for our many winter festivals and fairs. Winter brings Cornish Christmas to Grass Valley and Victorian Christmas to Nevada City.
Spring with it’s wild flowers and new baby animals is pleasure to experience, and Scotts Flat Lake is not to be beat for enjoying this new emergence!
Beautiful fall colors and gorgeous scenery make this a truly four-season vacation land!
Saturday night is Kid’s night with kid friendly movies playing!
There are also plenty of hiking and biking trails nearby!
Scotts Flat Recreation Area is the ideal place to spend your vacation!
With a devoted and caring staff, we make every effort to exceed your expectations for your vacation!


(Daily, Weekly, Monthly)
Overnight Camping:
(Cancellation Fee: $25.00 per Reservation)
(Reservation Fee: $9.00 per Site)
(8 People Max Per Site)
Non-premium Tent Site: $25.00
Premium Tent Site: $30.00
Premium RV Site: $35.00
Non-Premium RV Site: $30.00
Yurt (No RV or Tent Trailers): $49.00
Boats (Motorized) Per Night: $6.00
Each pet, per night: $3.00
Extra vehicle per night: $10.00
Additional picnic tables, per night: $5.00
RV Sanitation dump fee: Included
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