Camping At Whiskeytown
Oak Bottom Campground
You can make reservations at Oak Bottom online or call the campground at (530) 359-2269.
Brandy Creek, Crystal Creek, and Sheep Camp are closed from November 1 through March 31.
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Brandy Creek RV Campground
Brandy Creek has RV camping for self-contained units only - a dump station and water provided; no hookups or restrooms. The sites are offered on a first come first served basis (no advance reservations accepted), and are paved parking spots on an access road. The fee is $15.00 per night.
Dry Creek Group Tent Campground
Dry Creek Group Campground is located just beyond the Brandy Creek Beach day use area. There are two designated group sites in this tent campground. Each site contains two large serving tables, numerous picnic tables, a large charcoal barbecue grill, a cleared fire pit area, vault toilets, bear-proof storage lockers and drinking water. Each site can hold a minimum of 20 and a maximum of 50 people and are available by reservation. Larger groups may reserve both sites for a total of 100 campers.
The fee is $80.00 per night. Reservations are required from April 1 through October 31. The area is closed between November 1 and March 31.
For overnight backpacking trips at Whiskeytown, register at the Visitor Center. The camping permit for overnight backpacking in undeveloped areas is issued at no cost.
Last updated: August 8, 2018