Indian Creek Campground to open May 12 | RecordCourier.com

Indian Creek Campground to open May 12

Staff reports

Alpine County's Indian Creek Campground ­— complete with hot showers, toilets and an RV dump station — will become available to campers on May 12.

The Bureau of Land Management is opening the campground, which offers paved roads and parking spaces in addition to bear-proof storage lockers at each site.

Other facilities at Indian Creek Reservoir include a boat launching area, a day-use picnic area, three loop interpretive trail system and over 8 miles of hiking trails.

Additionally, camp hosts are available on site.

The cost per night to stay is $20 for RV/tent single sites; $32 for RV/tent double sites; $14 for tent area single sites; $20 for tent area double sites; and $50 for the group area.

The sanitary dump station is available for $10 per use.

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The main camp area has 19 sites that accommodate RV and tent campers on a non-reservation basis. Six of these 19 sites are considered double occupancy sites since they have two parking spots, two tent pads and two picnic tables. This area has flush toilets, hot showers and drinking water.

The walk-in tent area, south of the main camp area, has 10 sites that can accommodate up to 15 tents (15 pads) on a nonreservation basis. Four of the 10 tent sites are considered double occupancy sites since they have two tent pads and two picnic tables. Sanitary facilities in this area include vault toilets and potable water.

With advanced reservations, a group of up to 40 campers can stay in the group campsite that accommodates tents only.

To make a reservation at the group campsite and for information, contact the BLM Carson City district office at 775-885-6000.