Pinecrest, Eureka Valley, Brightman Flat, Pigeon Flat, and Fraser Flat Campgrounds Open
Pinecrest Campground offers almost 200 sites suitable for a variety of tent and trailer / RV camping. All sites in this campground are subject to advance reservation (877) 444-6777 or at recreation.gov between the dates of early May and mid September 2015. Eureka Valley, Brightman Flat, Piegon Flat, and Fraser Flat are aslo open for the 2015 camping season. Reservations are available 6 months in advance of the day you want to check in. First come, first served camping is available starting March 15th to early May 2015 and from mid September 2015 to mid October 2015. Golden Age, and Golden Access Passes are honored.
Pinecrest Lake Resort
Pinecrest Lake Resort is the closest lodging to Pinecrest Lake and the closest AAA approved lodging facility to Dodge Ridge Ski Area. To accommodate your varied needs there are deluxe motel rooms, rustic two and three bedroom housekeeping cabins and spacious two and three bedroom townhouses with fireplaces. The units are located near the lake amongst towering sugar pines. Make Pinecrest your home away from home. Multi-day, weekly and monthly prices also available. ((CLICK HERE)) for Reservations & Information or Visit PinecrestLakeResort.com.
Summer Adventure and Winter Lair are for everyone. Our Summer Adventure Program offers guests archery classes, rock climbing instruction, guided fly fishing, paddle boarding, river rafting, and more. Our Winter Lair offers a long weekend of snowy fun for the whole family, including delicious buffet meals, group ski discounts, child care, and on-site activities for the whole family.
For more information about all of our season long accommodations, call (209) 965-3276 or go online to the Pinecrest Chalet Website
McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast
McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn is a delightfully warm and enchanting mountain lodge nestled in the quiet forest hollow of the High Sierra – near Dodge Ridge Ski Resort, Yosemite National Park and the town of Sonora. McCaffrey House is a 4-Diamond AAA property, also a member of Select Registry. The Twain Harte/Sonora inn was lovingly built by Michael and Stephanie McCaffrey. The gathering areas of this lodge near Yosemite are spacious and beautifully decorated with a fascinating collection of furniture and art acquired during their extensive travels. ((CLICK HERE)) for Reservations & Information or Visit McCaffreyHouse.com
Lazy Z Resort
The Lazy Z Resort, is located in its own private valley minutes away from the town of Twain Harte. Our Mountain hideaway is nestled in the beautiful Sierra Nevada Mountains in California’s Gold Country. The Lazy Z Resort had been family owned and operated for over 3 generations. We pride ourselves in offering exceptional recreational opportunities and clean comfortable accommodations. ((CLICK HERE)) for Reservations & Information or Visit lazyz.com
Season Pass Holder exclusive discounts
See Season Pass Holder perks for the 2015/16 season on the Season Passes page.
Winter Camping Options
Pioneer Trail Group Campground operated by Dodge Ridge under a special permit from the USFS offers groups of up to 100 people the opportunity to winter camp near Dodge Ridge. Pioneer trail sits at an elevation of 5,600 feet, in a wooded area near the southwest side of the 300-acre Pinecrest Lake in Stanislaus National Forest. Campsites 1 & 3 will accommodate up to 50 campers and site 2 will accommodate up to 100 campers. For additional details please contact firstname.lastname@example.org // (209) 965-3474.
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