Camping in Robbs Hut – Eldorado National Forest, CA

Robbs Hut CampgroundRobbs Hut Campground is located near Union Valley Reservoir at an elevation of 6686 feet, Robbs Hut has a mountaintop view of the Sierra Mountains and lakes. Facilities provided include a propane heat stove, lights, and cook stove; outdoor toilet; 3 sleeping platforms; 6 blankets; basic utensils and cooking pots. There is no water or electricity available, and the nearest telephone is 13 miles away. Maximum of 6 people, family camping only. This is not for group camping. No garbage service. For current conditions call the Eldorado Information Center at 530-644-2349.

Robbs Hut Campground

Things To Do:

  • Camping
  • Fishing
  • Picnicking
  • Bird Watching
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Skiing
  • Snowshoeing

Robbs Hut Campground

Special Notes:
Reservations must be made at least 7 days in advance. * For advance reservation: maximum 180 days.
From November 1 through June 15, be prepared to ski or hike in 3 miles along the Robbs Road from Ice House Road. Call for current conditions. Bring water.
Pets/Dogs are NOT allowed.
The rental is for the Hut, not the Lookout. No refunds for bad weather unless Ice House Road is not passable.

Renters MUST contact the Pacific Ranger Station at least 7 days in advance of arrival date at 530-644-2349, to arrange access, check-in and for current conditions. You will be given the combination to the facility at that time. You must be at least 18 years old to reserve this site.

Union Valley Reservoir

Robbs Hut (CA)
7887 HWY 50
Pollock Pines CA 95726
Phone Park for More Information: (530)644-2349

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
38.92361, -120.40417

Driving direction:
Highway 50, 21 miles east of Placerville, turn left on Ice House Road and go 23 miles north to the Robbs Hut Road turnoff. Look for small sign and turn left on dirt road. In winter, park here and ski/hike 3 miles along road to hut. In summer, use combination to access both gates and drive up. Pick up permit and gate/hut combination from the Pacific Ranger Station. (530-644-2349)

Click Here for a Map and Direction to Robbs Hut.
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About TDavis

Loves outdoors and the nature. Always tries to find new places to visit and share with others. Connect with Google+
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