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Middle Fork American River at French Meadows Inlet

Camping & Day Use

On the Middle Fork American River, there are tent, RV, and group campsites in a number of scenic areas. Whatever camping experience you are seeking, we have just the place for you to enjoy day or overnight camping.

We offer camping at French Meadows Reservoir, Hell Hole Reservoir, and the Ralston area. We partner closely with state and federal governments and reservations are made through their reservation systems.

Tahoe National Forest

See the Mosquito Ridge Road overview page for general information regarding camping and recreational opportunities in the Tahoe National Forest.

El Dorado National Forest

Middle Fork Project Recreation Brochure Map

Middle Fork Project Recreation Brochure Map


144 Ferguson Rd.

Auburn, CA 95603

(530) 823-4850

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