Island Park Campground and Camping

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About the Campground

Island Park Campground is located at Pine Flat Lake just 35 miles east of Fresno, CA in the foothills of the central Sierra Nevada. Pine Flat Dam, which impounds the waters of the Kings River, is 429 feet tall and was completed in 1954. The lake is 20 miles long and has 67 miles of shoreline, providing an excellent area for outdoor recreation. Island Park Campground, located within Island Park Recreation Area, offers 97 campsites with no hookups. Amenities include a dump station, restrooms, showers (extra charge), public phones, and a boat launch.

Services & Amenities

Within Facility
  • Accessible Restroom
  • Amphitheater
  • Boat Launch Ramp
  • Dump Station
  • Flush Toilet
  • Group Camping
  • Interpretive Trails
  • Potable Water
  • Showers
  • Telephone
Greater Than 1 Mile
  • Boat Slip Rentals
  • Gasoline
  • Restaurant

Fees

Peak Season
Jan 01 2010 -
Dec 31 2010
TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC $20.00
TENT ONLY ELECTRIC $30.00
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $20.00
STANDARD ELECTRIC $20.00-$30.00
GROUP STANDARD NONELECTRIC $75.00
Peak Season
Jan 01 2011 -
Dec 31 2011
TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC $20.00
TENT ONLY ELECTRIC $30.00
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $20.00
STANDARD ELECTRIC $20.00-$30.00
GROUP STANDARD NONELECTRIC $75.00

Alerts and Important Information Reservations must be made at least 3 days in advance. Campground gates are opened at 8am and locked at 10pm. There is a limit of two vehicles per campsite. Keep vehicles on parking pads and designated roads. Keep campsite clean. Take trash to bins. Keep firepit free of glass and trash. Fee charged for use of showers. Sites 45-52, 53-97, Blue Oak group site (GS1), and Buckeye group site (GS2) are subject to flooding. All reservations for these sites will be notified if high water is expected. For more information, call (559) 787-2589.

Campground Contact Information

Open From: Jun 17 2010 to Jun 14 2011
Reservation Phone: 877-444-6777
Campground Reservations: Island Park
Campground Phone: 559-787-2589
Customer Service Phone:888-445-1474
Backcountry Permits Phone: 877-550-6777

Fresno, CA
559-787-2589

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More About Island Park Campground

Island Park is a campground located in Fresno, 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 -119.3139 latitude, and -119.3139 longitude into your GPS device.

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