Carson Pass Area Campgrounds
Campgrounds along Highway 88 over Carson Pass spread from PiPi Campground on the Cosumnes River over the pass to Grover Hot Springs State Park. Among the most popular campgrounds are those Silver Lake and around Blue Lakes. During seasons of heavy snow it is often June before the road to Blue Lakes is plowed.
Group Camps are found at Bear River Group Campground, Bear River Lake Resort, and Indian Creek Campground.
- Family Camping: Silver Lake East Campground and Silver Lake West Campground - enjoy hiking, boating, fishing, and mountain biking around a beautiful mountain lake. 2nd choice, Grover Hot Springs State Park - jump in the pool
- Fishing: Lower Blue Lake Campground - lakeside campsites, a choice of lakes, magnificent scenery. 2nd Choice, Bear River Lake Resort Campground - nice facilities, boat rentals, great fishing lake
- Scenic Beauty: Woods Lake Campground - a beautiful mountain lake with great mountain scenery all around. 2nd Choices, Caples Lake Campground or Hope Valley Campground