Fawn Group Campground

Trinity Lake

Shasta-Trinity National Forest


Trinity Lake


Fawn Group Campground at Trinity Lake

Fawn Group Campground at Trinity Lake

Trinity Lake Area
Attractions and Activities

Campers at Fawn Group Campground can take advantage of the popular Stoney Creek Swim Area.

  • Trinity Lake stretches over 17,000 surface acres and has 145 miles of shoreline. The lake is popular for sailing, boating, waterskiing, and fishing.
  • Follow scenic hiking trails in the beautiful Trinity Wilderness.
  • Raft on the Trinity River with an experienced rafting company.
  • Tour the historic Joss House State Historic Park in Weaverville.
  • For boat rentals stop at one of Trinity Lake's several marinas.

Key Fawn Group Campground Regulations

  1. Protect your food from bears by securing all provisions and similar items in bear-proof lockers.
  2. Dogs must be kept on leash and attended at all times. At night they must be confined to a vehicle or tent.
  3. Obtain your firewood locally to help prevent the spread of harmful pests.

Fawn Group Campground

Fawn Group Campground is located in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest, along the Stuart Arm of Trinity Lake. Fawn is the most popular of the group sites around the lake. Campers at Fawn Group Campground are close to the lake with opportunities for fishing, boating, and swimming. Waterskiing, wakeboarding, sailing, and kayaking are also popular on the lake. A boat ramp is only 1 mile away, and Stoney Creek Swim Area is nearby.

Fawn Group Campground is arranged in 3 loops. Loop A, the smallest of the loops, is mainly an overflow parking area. Loops B and C each can accommodate up to 100 people. Around each loop are 19 separate, well-shaded campsites.

Fawn Group Campground Basics
Fawn Group Campground Location: Off Highway 3, 14 miles north of Weaverville
Elevation: 2,400 feet
Nearby Cities: 51 miles northwest of Redding
Number of Sites: 2, plus overflow
Open - Closed: May through September
Max. People per single site: 100 (including children)
Vehicles per single site: 30 (fee for additional vehicles)
Pets: On leash, always attended
Weaverville Ranger Station: (530) 623-2121

Reservations for Fawn Group Campground
Reservations required May through September
Reservation Window: available 7 days to 12 months in advance
Max. RV/Trailer Length: 40 feet
Wheelchair accessible sites: None designated
Fees: $120 per night
Reservations: Fawn Group Campground Reservations
Check-in, check-out: 1:00 PM, Noon

Fawn Group Campground Amenities
Campsites: Each loop contains 19 separate campsites with their own tables and grills.
Common group areas have picnic tables, group pedestal grills, food storage lockers, a fire ring
Campground: Restrooms with flush toilets, tap water
Showers: No
Dump station: No
Attractions near Fawn Group Campground: Enjoy the Stoney Creek Swim Area. Hike along the 4-mile Trinity Lakeshore Trail. Use the Clark Springs Launch Ramp and beach. Or head over to the Minersville Boat Ramp. All around the lake find good boating, waterskiing and wakeboarding, kayaking, and sailing.

General Camping Information for Trinity 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.

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