In the Tuttletown Recreation Area you will find six lovely lakeside campgrounds, Acorn, Fiddleneck, Oak Knoll, Manzanita, Chamise and Lupine. Two campgrounds, Ironhorse and Big Oak, are located in the Glory Hole Recreation Area. Campsites offer barbecues, water, campfire rings, shower facilities, fish cleaning station, telephones, watertaps, and a free launch ramp.
Two vehicles and 8 people allowed for each standard site. 1 vehicle and 4 people allowed for each walk-to site. There are no RV hookups at any of these campgrounds. In the Chamise campground trailers, boats, RV’s, and motor homes are not allowed due to limited parking and short turnarounds.
The entrance gate closes at night, be sure you call to find out when the gate will be closing, if you plan on arriving late. For more information call (209) 536-9094.
For New Melones camping reservations, contact: (877) 444-6777 or recreation.gov Look up the campground name instead of New Melones Lake.
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