Tunnel Mills Campground is located in the Tahoe National Forest off of 1-80 at the Emigrant Gap exit. This remote group campground is shaded by cedar, pine and fir trees with a nearby beautiful creek. Two group sites will accommodate up to 30 people each and 6 vehicles. Site 1 will accommodate tents/RV; site 2 is tent camping only. Activities include fishing, hunting and hiking.
This facility is operated by Tahoe Recreation a division of California Land Management. Your comments are appreciated.
Things To Do:
- Bird Watching
- Fire Rings
- Firewood Sales
- Fishing streams
- Group Camping
- Picnic Tables
- Toilet, Pit/Vault
Reservations must be made at least 4 days in advance.
Water source – stream purify before drinking. Water available at North Fork Campground one mile before the group site.
Pets must be leashed at all times.
Information phone available mid May – mid October. Call 650-322-1181 for off season information.
Tunnel Mills II (CA)
Phone Park for More Information: (530)478-0248
GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
From I-80 west, take exit 158B Laing Road; I-80 east, take exit 158 Emigrant Gap Road. Turn South on Emigrant Gap Road for 7/10th of a mile. At that point, Emigrant Gap Road turns to Texas Hill Road, follow the road for approximately 7. Use caution as this is a narrow road.