Robinson Creek Campground

Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest

Lower Twin Lake

Robinson Creek Campground,  Mono County, CA

Robinson Creek Campground

Bridgeport Area
Attractions and Activities

For those camping at Robinson Creek Campground, the greater Bridgeport area offers a number hiking trails, lakes, and mountains to explore.

  • Bridgeport Reservoir is known as an excellent fishing destination.
  • Travertine Hot Springs is a soothing 103 degrees.
  • Bodie State Historic Park is a favorite with history buffs, photographers, and the public in general.
  • To the south are Mono Lake and the scenic June Lake Loop.
  • Twin Lakes are known to produce many of the largest brown trout on record.
  • Hike into the Hoover Wilderness from one of many trailheads within easy distance of Bridgeport.
  • Hike from the Upper Twin Lake to scenic Barney Lake.

Key Robinson Creek Campground Regulations

  1. Fires are only permitted in fire rings.
  2. Quiet Hours: run from 10:00 PM to 6:00 AM.
  3. Dogs must be on leash and attended at all times. No more than 2 pets per campsite
  4. To avoid problems with bears, keep food in bear-proof lockers.

Robinson Creek Campground

Robinson Creek Campground, west of Bridgeport in the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, is divided into two areas - south and north. The smaller north area has only 8 sites but is open from the onset of fishing season through mid-October. Sites there may be reserved. The larger south area has 26 sites and is open from mid-May through late September.

Sites in the south section of Robinson Creek Campground are first come, first served. During the summer from July 4 through Labor Day campfire programs are offered at the amphitheater. Many of the nicest campsites are along Robinson Creek.

A mile east, Twin Lakes Resort has a marina with boat rentals, a store, laundromat and showers, and an RV park.

Campground Basics
Robinson Creek Campground Location: 9 miles west of Bridgeport on Robinson Creek,1 mile from Lower Twin Lake
Elevation: 7,040 feet
Mileage/ Driving Times: Stockton - 168 miles, 3:43
Reno - 124 miles, 2:36
Number of Campsites: North - 8 sites
South - 26 sites
Open - Closed: North - late April through mid-0ctober
South - mid-May through late September
Max. People per Site: 6 (including children)
Vehicles per Site: 1 vehicle, 2nd vehicle $5
Pets: On leash, always attended
Information: (760) 932-7070

Reservations available Reservations for North sites
South sites first come, first served
Booking Window: Reservations taken from 4 days up to 6 months in advance of arrival.
Maximum RV/Trailer Length: 35 feet
Accessible Sites: Some sites are accessible
Favorite Campsites: #4, 5, 6, 7, 15, 20, 21, 22, 27, 29, 33, 35, 43, 54
Fees: $23 per night
Reservations: Robinson Creek Campground (North) Reservations
Check-in, check-out: 2:00 PM, Noon

Robinson Creek Campground Amenities
Campsites: Picnic table, fire ring, food storage locker; no hook-ups
Campground: Vault toilets and Mini-flush, piped water, amphitheater
Showers: No
Dump station: No
Attractions near Robinson Creek Campground: Twin Lakes, boating, fishing, interpretive programs at Robinson Creek Campground, Bodie Historic Gold Mining Town, Bridgeport, trails from the Upper Twin Lake trailhead leading to scenic Barney Lake and on into Yosemite

General Camping Information

Not all campsites at Robinson Creek Campground can accommodate trailers or RVs of all lengths. Check carefully on the reservation site when you make your reservation to be sure your vehicle will fit your campsite. Purchase firewood locally to avoid spreading pests.

Accessible Sites

Designated Accessible sites are usually reserved for people with disabilities who have a vehicle displaying an accessible parking placard or license plate

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