Visitors to Bloomfield Campground in the Stanislaus National Forest near Ebbetts Pass have a wide range of activities and attractions to enjoy.
Bloomfield Campground is spread among the trees along the headwaters of the Mokelumne River, only a couple of miles from Ebbetts Pass. To reach the camping area, take Highland Lakes Road off Highway 4, just west of Ebbetts Pas, and follow the road 1 mile. Bloomfield Campground enjoys a peaceful setting close to the river and meadows. Some descriptions list the sites as primitive, but the campground has recently been upgraded and the campsites are as nice as any in the area.
Twenty campsites are found among the trees. Vault toilets are provided. Potable water is available from hand pumps. Trash must be packed out.
|Bloomfield Campground Basics|
|Bloomfield Campground Location:||Turn off Highway 4 at Highlands Lake Rd. 13 miles east of Lake Alpine. Then travel 1 mile on dirt road to the campground|
|Miles/Driving time:||Angels Camp - 63 miles, 1:52|
|Campground Open:||Late-May through October
Opening date may be hampered by snow
|Number of Sites:||20|
|Max. People per Site:||6 (including children)|
|Vehicles per Site:||2, fee for 2nd vehicle|
|Maximum Length of Stay:||14 days|
|Pets:||On leash, always attended|
|Operated by||Stanislaus National Forest|
|Calaveras Ranger District:||(209) 795-1381|
|No Reservations:||First come, first served|
|Maximum Vehicle Length:||16 feet|
|Accessible Sites:||None designated|
|Check-in, check-out:||Any time, Noon|
|Bloomfield Campground Amenities|
|Campsites:||Picnic table, fire ring; no hook-ups|
|Campground:||Vault toilets, hand-pumped water|
|Attractions near Bloomfield Campground:||Enjoy pretty Bloomfield Meadow. Try Fishing at Kinney Lakes. Hike a section of the famous Pacific Crest Trail. Head down to Lake Alpine for boating, fishing, and swimming. Hike on trails into the Carson-Iceberg Wilderness. Go horseback riding.|