Campgrounds

Four of the park's five campgrounds are reservable via www.recreation.gov during peak season, roughly from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend. Outside of the reservation period all campgrounds operate as first-come-first-served campgrounds as seasons permit. Please pay with cash or credit card only. Checks are not accepted.

Lower Lehman Creek Campground

Status: check current conditions page
Fee: $20 per night
Elevation: 7,300 feet (2,200 meters)
Location: On Wheeler Peak Scenic Drive, 2.5 miles from the Lehman Caves Visitor Center.

All sites at Lower Lehman Campground are reservable from Memorial Day Weekend through Oct. 31st. Visit www.recreation.gov or call 877 444-6777 to purchase a reservation. Lower Lehman Creek Campground contains 11 campsites. A map of Lower Lehman Creek Campground is available here. There are a limited number of pull-through sites for RVs and trailers. Potable Water is available spring through fall, weather permitting.

Upper Lehman Creek Campground

Status: check current conditions page
Fee: $20 per night
Elevation: 7,752 feet (2,362 meters)
Location: On Wheeler Peak Scenic Drive, 3.5 miles from the Lehman Caves Visitor Center.

All sites at UpperLehman Campground are reservable from Memorial Day Weekend through Sept. 30th. Visit www.recreation.gov or call 877 444-6777 to purchase a reservation. Upper Lehman Creek Campground contains 24 campsites with two wheelchair accessible sites. A map of Upper Lehman Creek Campground is available. Water is available spring through fall, weather permitting.

Wheeler Peak Campground

Campground is CLOSED for the entire 2021 season
Status: check current conditions page
Fee: $20 per night
Elevation: 9,886 feet (3,013 meters)
Location: End of Wheeler Peak Scenic Drive, 14 miles from the Lehman Caves Visitor Center.


Wheeler Peak Campground contains 37 campsites, with one wheelchair accessible site. A map of Wheeler Peak Campground is available. Water is available spring through fall, weather permitting.

Note: The Wheeler Peak Scenic Drive is narrow, winding, and climbs an 8% grade in 12 miles. Wheeler Peak Scenic Drive past Upper Lehman Campground is closed to single vehicles or trailers longer than 24 feet.

Baker Creek Campground

Status: check current conditions page
Fee: $20 per night
Elevation: 7,530 feet (2,295 meters)
Location: On Baker Creek Road, 3 miles from the Lehman Caves Visitor Center.

Baker Creek Campground contains 38 campsites, one of which is wheelchair accessible. All sites are available, when the campground is open (seasons permitting), on a first-come-first-served basis. Water is available spring through fall, weather permitting. A map of Baker Creek Campground is available.

Note: Baker Creek Road is a maintained gravel road.

Grey Cliffs Campground

Status: check current conditions page
Fee: $20 for individual sites, $30 for group camping
Elevation: 7,530 feet (2,295 meters)
Location: On Baker Creek Road, 1.5 miles from the Lehman Caves Visitor Center.

Grey Cliffs Campground contains 16 sites, two of which are wheelchair accessible. Large rvs and trailers are not allowed at Grey Cliffs Campground. A map of Grey Cliffs Campground is available. Group camping is available in Loop B and C. Sites are available for reservation at www.recreation.gov. **Reservations require a two night minimum stay**

Water is not available at Grey Cliffs, but there is a spigot 1.4 miles away at Baker Creek Campground.

Note: Baker Creek Road is a maintained gravel road.

Snake Creek Campground

Status: check current conditions page
Fee: free (no water)
Elevation: 7,800 feet (2,377 meters)
Location: On Snake Creek Road. Turn right off of Hwy 487 just before Utah/Nevada border.

The Snake Creek Campground has 12 campsites total.
Walk in sites - 3
Group sites - 7

No water is available at any site.

Note: Snake Creek Road is a primitive dirt road.

Strawberry Creek Campground

Campground is CLOSED until further notice due to fire recovery effort
Status: check current conditions page
Elevation: 7,800 feet (2,377 meters)
Location: On Strawberry Creek Road, 3 miles south of US Highway 50.

Note: The Strawberry Creek Road is a primitive dirt road.

Last updated: January 25, 2021

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Great Basin National Park
100 Great Basin National Park

Baker, NV 89311

Phone:

775-234-7331
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