Hirz Bay Group Campgrounds
Hirz Bay Group Campgrounds are located in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest on the McCloud Arm of Shasta Lake. The campgrounds are near the main Hirz Bay Campground. Campers at the group campsites find good fishing along the shore near the campgrounds. Boaters can launch their vessels at nearby Hirz Bay launch ramp.
Hirz Bay has 2 group campgrounds: Hirz Bay 1 and Hirz Bay 2. Both camps are in a forest of oak and manzanita. Both campsites require a short walk from the parking areas to the campsites. Read the note below about the Locked Entry Gates.
Hirz Bay 1 Group Campground can accommodate up to 120 people and 21 vehicles. It is located a little more inland that Hirz Bay 2. Facilities include a large fire ring, 2 large sinks with faucets, a large group BBQ along with several samller cook grills, and 8 picnic tables.
Hirz Bay 2 Group Campground can accommodate up to 80 people and 23 vehicles. Among the facilities at the camp are 10 picnic tables, 1 large fire ring, 1 large group BBQ, 2 grate fireplaces, and 2 water faucets.
General Camping Information for Shasta Lake
Opening and closing dates for some campgrounds are only estimates, usually dependent on weather conditions. Not all campsites can accommodate trailers or RVs of all lengths. Check carefully on the website when you make your reservation to be sure your vehicle will fit your campsite.
Designated Accessible sites are usually reserved for people with disabilities who have a vehicle displaying an accessible parking placard or license plate.