Albee Creek Campground

Humboldt Redwoods State Park

Humboldt Redwoods State Park

Albee Creek Campground, Humboldt Redwoods State Park, CA

Albee Creek Campground

Humboldt Redwoods State Park Attractions

Humboldt Redwoods State Park is the guardian of thousands of acres of old-growth coastal redwoods.

  • Over 100 miles of trails for hikers, cyclists, and horseback riders
  • Drive along the Avenue of the Giants and visit groves of towering redwoods
  • Fish, boat, and swim in the Eel River
  • Visitors Center with exhibits, displays, theater, books, and the famous Kellogg Travel Log
  • Junior Rangers program
  • Daily campfire programs
  • Watch for wildlife such as black-tailed deer, chipmunks, raccoons, and perhaps even a bobcat, coyote, or black bear
  • Bird watchers look for red-tailed hawks, wild turkeys, ospreys, and golden eagles
  • Fish for steelhead trout in the Eel River

Key Campground Regulations

  1. Wood collecting is not allowed, including twigs and leaves.
  2. Generators may only be operated sparingly from 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM.
  3. Bears: Properly store food and scented items to prevent bears from getting to them.

Albee Creek Campground

Albee Creek Campground is in Humboldt Redwoods State Park on Mattole Road, 5 miles west of Avenue of the Giants. The campground adjoins the Rockefeller Forest. Many campsites are under second growth redwoods. The campground is close to hiking and mountain biking trails. Swimming is available 4 miles east in the South Fork of the Eel, and wading in either Bull Creek or Albee Creek can be enjoyable.

Albee Creek Campground offers 37 campsites. Eighteen are designated as tent-only. The remainder can accommodate RVs, trailers, and tents. The campground also has 5 environmental sites nearby and a Hike & Bike campsite.

Campground Basics
Location: Humboldt Redwoods State Park, 5 miles west on Mattole Rd. off Highway 101, 2 miles north of Weott
Elevation: 370 feet
Camping season: Early May through mid-October
Number of Sites: 37
Max. People per Site: 8 (including children)
Vehicles per Site: 1 vehicle and 1 legally towed vehicle or trailer (fee for additional vehicle)
Pets: On leash, always attended
Park Headquarters: (707) 946-2409

Reservations available: Late May through early September, otherwise first come, first served
Booking Window: Reservations can be made from 2 days up to 7 months in advance of arrival date.
New dates are made available in 1-month blocks on the first of each month.
Maximum Vehicle Length: RVs 33 feet, trailers 24 feet
ADA accessible Sites: #4, 26, 28, 35,
Fees: $35 plus an $8 reservation fee
Online Reservations: Albee Creek Campground Reservations
Check-in, check-out: 2:00 PM, Noon

Albee Creek Campground Amenities
Campsites: Picnic table, food locker, fire grill; no hook-ups
Campground: Restrooms with flush toilets, tap water, campfire center
Showers: Yes, 25 cents for 2 minutes
Dump Station: No
Campground Map: Humboldt Redwoods Campground Map
Nearby attractions: Hiking trails through groves of redwoods, Eel River, Visitor Center, Bull Creek. Avenue of the Giants

Reservations Tips

Reservations for all Humboldt Redwoods State Park campsites are available from 2 days up to 7 months in advance. Reservations become available in one-month blocks on the first of the month, 7 months in advance. For example, on January 1 campsite reservations become available for all of July.

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