Skillman Campground emphasizes in horse use. There are corrals, watering troughs and hitching posts. The Pioneer trail can be accessed from Skillman and is enjoyed by equestrians, hikers, mountain bikers and cross-country skiers. Each single site accommodates 6 people, 4 horses and 2 vehicles. The group area is a collection of 5 sites that accommodate 36 people 24 horses and 12 cars. Large trucks and trailers will take the space of 2 – 3 cars.
Things To Do:
- Horseback Riding
- Mountain Biking
- Picnic Tables
- Dump Station
There are no hook ups or showers.
Site must be occupied the first night.
A per day fee will be collected on site beginning with the 2nd vehicle.
Information phone available mid May – mid October. Call 650-322-1181 for off season information.
Emigrant Gap CA 95715
Phone Park for More Information: (530)478-0248
GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
From Nevada City: Drive 14 miles east on Hwy 20 toward Truckee. Turn right into Skillman and make a left at the first road to reach the campground.
From I-80: Take Hwy 20 exit and drive 12 miles west toward Nevada City. Turn left into Skillman and make a left at the first road to reach the campground.