Sonora Pass Campgrounds
These are excellent campgrounds, close to Pinecrest Lake, fishing, hiking trails, stores. A
great place for children with a beach and swim area and outdoor movies every week. 6,000'
Herring Creek Camping
These are more remote and more primitive than others. Close to Herring Reservoir, popular for
fishing and swimming.
Beardsley - Niagara Creek Camping
Some of the campgrounds here are fairly primitive. Best suited for RVs for people intending to do
OHV-ing, fishing, or hunting. Niagara Creek is the best of them.
Clark Fork Camping
A beautiful setting off the main highway. Popular for fishing or simply lazing away the summer.
Hiking is close by.
Popular camping area. Boulder Flat is more primitive than others. Fishing and hiking close by.
The close proximity of the Dardanelle Resort with store and restaurant is a plus.
Kennedy Meadows Camping
Excellent campgrounds, close to the river and close to Kennedy Meadows Resort. Popular with
anglers. A great place to spend a week or two. Hiking trails into the Emigrant Wilderness close by.
Mi-Wuk Area Camping
Lower elevation campgrounds, remote locations. Fraser Flat is a park-like setting on the South Fork
of Stanislaus River. Sand Bar Flat is on the Middle Fork of the Stanislaus.
Leavitt Meadow Camping
On the east side of Sonora Pass near Leavitt Meadow. A more arid region, fewer trees. Close to good fishing
and hiking in the Hoover Wilderness.
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