Campgrounds in California - Outdoorsy Yosemite

Are you looking for a relaxing yet fun vacation to create memories that will last a lifetime? Do you find yourself drawn to bodies of water or do you prefer to immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of the forest? Do you enjoy discovering hidden hiking trails or are you more comfortable with a National Park map in hand? Either way, we have the perfect location for your next camping vacation. It’s Bass Lake, California!

Bass Lake, located 14 miles from Yosemite National Park, offers access to sparkling waterfalls, fantastic Bass fishing spots, and year-round hiking trails. Bass Lake is only a hop, skip, and jump from summer water sports, boat rentals, horseback riding, and winter activities such as skiing, sledding, and snowboarding.

Campgrounds in California - Bass Lake
Bass Lake, located in central California, is in the Sierra National Forest approximately 14 miles from the south entrance of Yosemite National Park.

Camprounds in Central California

Although you may be able to find vacation homes for rent in the Bass Lake area, the best way to visit the Sierra Nevada Mountains is to stay in an RV park, tent campsite, or cabin. Both cabin rentals and RVs allow for year-round luxury camping with easy access to local attractions and onsite amenities. Cabins range in size from one to three bedrooms, giving your family plenty of room to rest and relax.

cabins Bass Lake

Located in Bass Lake, our freshly-renovated 1-3 bedroom log cabin rentals with amenities are perfect for glamping in the foothills of the western slope of California’s High Sierra!

Year-Round Hiking Trails

When camping near Bass Lake, guests can take advantage of nearby hiking trails or jump in the car for a short drive to Yosemite National Park.

Summer Camping at Bass Lake

During the summer months, Bass Lake is a popular destination for fishing, boating, water skiing, wakeboarding, and jet skiing. Grab dinner at Ducey’s on the Lake or Miller’s Landing after a day of fun in the sun. Madera County is also home to several breweries and vineyards with live entertainment and beautiful outdoor dining options.

Winter Camping at Bass Lake

From snow-shoeing to sledding, hiking, and historic railroad tours, you’ll fall in love with the breathtaking beauty of a Bass Lake winter. Visit a real-life outdoor ice skating rink or head Badger Pass to hit the slopes. Make snow angels with the kids or cozy up by the fire for family game night.

No matter when you choose to camp in Bass Lake, you and your family are sure to have a great time!