Peninsula Campground is on the north shore of Rollins Lake, 15 miles from Colfax. Rollins Lake is operated by the Nevada Irrigation District. The lake is a popular camping destination since it is close to Interstate 80. Visitors enjoy water sports from swimming to waterskiing. Fishing is good for trout and bass. Peninsula Campground has a boat launch ramp, boat rentals, a swim beach, sand volleyball, and horseshoe pits.
Peninsula Campground features 70 campsites for RVs, trailers, or tents. The campsites are well spread out through 1½ miles of forested and lakefront property along a peninsula. Lake access is at the foot of the peninsula around the marina and swim areas. Twelve of the campsites are lakefront, 2 double sites are designated as meadow sites, and the others are among the trees. Some lakefront and wooded campsites are doubles. There is a $6.50 per night fee for watercraft. There is a 2-night minimum stay on weekends and 3-nights on holiday weekends.
Peninsula Campground also has 2 Group Campsites.
General Camping Information
Opening and closing dates of campgrounds are only estimates, usually dependent on snow conditions. Not all campsites can accommodate trailers or RVs of all lengths. Check carefully on the reservation website when you make your reservation to be sure your vehicle will fit your campsite.
In order to prevent the spread of invasive insects, firewood from outside the area is not permitted.
Designated Accessible sites are usually reserved for people with disabilities who have a vehicle displaying an accessible parking placard or license plate.
Peninsula Campground Group Campsites
Peninsula Campground has 2 group camping areas. Bandy's Cove can accommodate up to 24 people (a maximum of 12 adults), with 3 vehicles included in the price. Martin's Cove can hold up to 40 people (a maximum of 20 adults), and rates include 4 vehicles. There is a 5-night minimum stay at Martin's Cove. Restroom are portable toilets. Water, picnic tables, and a fire pit are provided.
Fees: $Bandy's Cove - $125 per night, Martin's Cove - $175 per night
Reservations: (530) 346-6166