The Redwood Empire includes a number of state and national parks with magnificent groves of old-growth coastal redwoods. Campers at Nickel Creek Campground have a secluded beach within steps of their tents. Other attractions around the Redwood Empire are nearby.
Nickel Creek Campground has 5 tent-only sites and no drinking water. The little campground is nestled among the bushes near the mouth of Nickel Creek, only a few hundred feet from the ocean. The campground features a lush coastal environment and the beauty of nearby Enderts Beach. While the ½-mile approach hike is steep in places, the camping experience can be rewarding. Campers enjoy secluded beach walks, tide pool explorations, and panoramic views of the Pacific.
Nickel Creek Campground has 5 first-come, first-served campsites. A free camping permit is obtained from the visitor center or at Redwood National Park Backcountry Camps. Visitors must pack out their garbage. Vault toilets are provided, but difficult to tolerate.
|Nickel Creek Campground Basics|
|Nickel Creek Campground Location:||Enderts Beach Rd. off Highway 101, 2 miles south of Crescent City|
|Nearby Cities:||3 miles south of Crescent City|
|Number of Sites:||5|
|Open - Closed:||open year-round|
|Max. People per Site:||6 (including children)|
|Vehicles per Site:||2 (including RV)|
|Pets:||No pets allowed|
|Campground Office:||(707) 465-7335|
|No Reservations:||First come, first served; free permit required|
|Wheelchair accessible Sites:||None|
|Check-in, check-out:||anytime, Noon|
|Nickel Creek Campground Amenities|
|Campsites:||Picnic table, food locker, fire pits|
|Campground:||Chemical toilets, no potable water|
|Showers and Laundry:||No|
|Attractions near Nickel Creek Campground:||Enderts Beach is close by. The Pacific Ocean spreads before you.|