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Peninsula Tent Campground Plumas National Forest California

Peninsula Tent Overview

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Peninsula Tent campground has 25 tent-only campsites and is located among mature fir trees on a beautiful peninsula of Grass Valley Reservoir. All campsites are first-come, first-serve. Each site has a table, fire ring and grate. Food storage lockers are also available.

Campground amenities include drinking water and flush toilets. As an added bonus, the campground is near Pancake beach. There’s also a day use area close by. Firewood is also available for sale at the campground.

Peninsula Tent – Little Grass Valley Area Recreation

The area offers a wide variety of outdoor recreation including boating, canoeing, kayaking, fishing, swimming, hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding and picnicking. There’s also a variety of wildlife to see here.

Other campgrounds around Little Grass Valley Reservoir include Running Deer, Red FeatherLittle Beaver and  Wyandotte.


First Come, First Served

  • BBQ Grills
  • Campsite Tables
  • Comfort Station
  • Drinking Water
  • Fire Pit
  • Fire Rings
  • Firewood Available
  • Food Storage Locker
  • Golden Age & Access Passports accepted
  • Grills
  • Pets OK
  • Picnic Tables
  • Restrooms (Flush Toilets)
  • Biking
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Boating (non motorized)
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Historic Sites
  • Kayaking
  • Lake
  • Mountain Biking
  • Nature Trails
  • Photography
  • Picnicking
  • Stargazing
  • Swimming
  • Walking Trails
  • Water Sports
  • Wildlife Viewing
Lat / Long:

39.72005, -120.97926

Best Campsites

5, 15

Campsite Types
  • Tent

Late May – Early September



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