Camping in Skillman – Tahoe National Forest, CA

Skyline CampgroundSkillman Campground is located in the Tahoe National Forest at an elevation of 3700 feet and near Nevada City and three historic mining towns.

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.

Skyline Campground

Things To Do:

  • Camping
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Horseback Riding
  • Mountain Biking
  • Picnicking
  • Sightseeing

Skyline Campground

Amenities:

  • Picnic Tables
  • Restroom

 

 

Skyline Campground

 

 

Near By:

  • Dump Station

Special Notes:
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.

Skyline Campground

Address:
Skillman (CA)
Emigrant Gap CA 95715
Phone Park for More Information: (530)478-0248

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
39.31861, -120.79111

Driving direction:
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.

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About TDavis

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