Acorn Camp East Campground and Camping

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About the Campground

Acorn Camp East Campground is located at New Hogan Lake on the Calaveras River in the Sierra foothill region of central California. Water skiers enjoy excellent skiing along the 50 miles of shoreline, and there is year-round fishing for stripers, bass, crappie, bluegill, and catfish. A golf course is just two miles away from the campground and a Watchable Wildlife site where Bald Eagles may be viewed is also in the vicinity. Additional amenities include hot showers, an amphitheater, bike trails, interpretive trail, horse trails,18 hole frisbe golf course and fish cleaning facilities. Acorn East is open year round and campsite reservations can be made for the period April 1 through September 30. From October 1 through March 31, campsites are available on a first-come first-served basis.

Services & Amenities

Within Facility
  • Accessible Restroom
  • Amphitheater
  • Boat Launch Ramp
  • Boat Ramp
  • Campfire Programs
  • Dump Station
  • Fish Cleaning Facilities
  • Flush Toilet
  • Hiking Trail
  • Parking
  • Potable Water
  • Showers
  • Telephone
  • Trails, Bicycle
Less Than 1 Mile
  • Group Camping Facility
  • Hunting
Greater Than 1 Mile
  • Boat-In Sites
  • Golf
  • Horse Trail
  • Interpretive Trails


Peak Season
Apr 01 2010 -
Sep 30 2010
Walk In Season
Oct 01 2010 -
Dec 31 2010
Walk In Season
Jan 01 2011 -
Mar 31 2011
Peak Season
Apr 01 2011 -
Sep 30 2011

Alerts and Important Information There are NO Marina services available at New Hogan Lake. Gas, ice and camping supplies are available in Valley Springs, CA. Please be aware that no refunds are given out in the campground. All vehicles must face towards the road when parked in a campsite. Reservations must be made at least 3 days in advance. 2 night minimum on weekends. 3 night minimum on holidays. The campground is open year round. Sites are $18/night on Friday- Saturday and on the day preceding a holiday, and $14/night Sunday- Thursday ($14 during the winter season). Two vehicles are allowed with each site reservation. Visitor vehicles must park in the extra vehicle parking lots if they exceed the 2 vehicles maximum at the site. There is no fee for additional vehicles parked in the outside lot next to the park. Campground gates open at 8:00 am and close at 10:00 pm on weekdays and 11:00 pm on Friday and Saturday. Check-out time is 2:00 pm and check-in time is 5:00 pm. A maximum of 2 pets are permitted at each campsite. This campground has 7 first-come, first-serve sites. For more information, please call 209-772-1343. This campground now includes ACORN WEST AND EAST LOOPS

Campground Contact Information

Open From: Jun 17 2010 to Dec 14 2010
Reservation Phone: 877-444-6777
Campground Reservations: Acorn Camp East
Campground Phone: 209-772-1343
Customer Service Phone:888-445-1474
Backcountry Permits Phone: 877-550-6777

Stockton, CA

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More About Acorn Camp East Campground

Acorn Camp East is a campground located in Stockton, California. This is a US Forest Service campground. All reservations can be made by calling 1-877-444-6777.

To find this campground check the map shown above, or enter -120.7917 latitude, and -120.7917 longitude into your GPS device.

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