Hayden Flat Campground

Shasta-Trinity National Forest

Trinity River Area
Attractions and Activities

Visitors to the magnificent Shasta-Trinity National Forest have a wide variety of interesting places to visit and scenic vistas to enjoy. Those camped at Hayden Flat Campground have convenient access to the Trinity River and all the wonders of the National Forest to explore.

Hayden Flat Campground

Hayden Flat Campground is along Highway 299 in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest, 74 miles west of Redding. Good access to the Trinity River is available from the campground. Visitors to the area like rafting, fishing, and swimming as well as the beautiful scenery. A nice picnic spot along the river is found several miles to the west at Cedar Flat Picnic Area.

Hayden Flat Campground has 35 shaded campsites which can accommodate RVs, trailers, and tents. Most of the campsites are across the highway from the river while a few are long the river. All of the standard sites are first-come, first-served, but three or more sites can be reserved for group use.

Hayden Flat Campground Basics
Hayden Flat Campground Location: Off Highway 299, 74 miles west of Redding
Elevation: 1,130 feet
Mileage from gateway city: Redding - 74 miles
Eureka - 73 miles
Number of Sites: 35
Open - Closed: Open year-round
Max. People per Site: 8 (including children)
Vehicles per Site: 2
Pets: on leash, always attended
Weaverville Ranger Station: (530) 623-2121

Reservations All standard sites are first come, first served.
Group sites must be reserved.
Maximum RV/trailer Length: 25 feet
Wheelchair Accessible Sites: None designated, but some facilities are accessible
Fees: $12 per night
Group site - $40
Reservations: For group site only: (530) 623-2121
Check-in, check-out: any time, check-out Noon

Hayden Flat Campground Amenities
Campsites: Picnic table, fire ring with grill; no hook-ups
Campground: Vault toilets, tap water
Showers: No
Dump station: No
Attractions near Hayden Flat Campground: Fishing, rafting, and swimming, when water levels are safe, are popular in the Trinity River.

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 website when you make your reservation to be sure your vehicle will fit your campsite.

In order to prevent the spread of invasive insects, obtain firewood locally.

Accessible Sites

Designated Accessible sites are usually reserved for people with disabilities who have a vehicle displaying an accessible parking placard or license plate.

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