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Kangaroo Lake Campground
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Kangaroo Lake Campground, California
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Description: 6500-foot elevation. 18 single sites(5 walk-in sites) on 25-acre Kangaroo Lake. This lake is one of the few high mountain lakes accessible by car, with a short 5 minute walk from the parking lot to the water for picnicking, fishing or canoeing. Kangaroo Lake offers day-use parking, toilets, 1/4 mile of paved trail. The trail stops at two stone fishing piers on the lake and a platform overlooking the small beach area. Motorized boats are not allowed on this lake. Adjacent to the campground is a self-guided interpretive hiking trail that connects to the Pacific Crest Trail at the top of the ridge overlooking the lake. Fishing for brook trout, brown trout and rainbow trout.

Location: From I-5, take the Edgewood/Gazelle exit. In the town of Gazelle turn west at the road to Callahan. Travel approximately 25 miles to the Kangaroo Lake turnoff. At the Kangaroo Lake turnoff, turn south onto Rail Creek Road (Forest Road 41N08), follow the signs for about 8 miles to the campground.

Address: Salmon River and Scott River Ranger Districts
Klamath National Forest
11263 N. Highway 3
Fort Jones, CA  96032
Phone: (530) 468-5351

Season: May - October

Fee: $15/night

Reservations: NO
Blue Box indicates availability  White Box indicates unavailability
 Biking  Fishing  Picnicking
 Boating (Motorized)  Hiking/Backpacking  Scenic Driving
 Boating (Non-motorized)  Horseback Riding  
 Boating (WW)  Hunting  Water Sports
 Camping    Wildlife Viewing
 Caving  Off Highway Vehicles  Winter Sports

Services and Facilities
Blue Box indicates availability  White Box indicates unavailability  An A for Accessible indicates the service or facility is accessible to people with disabilities
 Visitor Center  Group Campgnd  RV Sites
  Exhibits  Campgnd, Primitive  Electric Hookup
 Interpretive Programs  Drinking Water  Dump Station
 Cultural-Historic Sites  Restrooms  Boat Ramp
 Campgnd, Developed  Showers  Marina
 Rental Cabins

Notes: 30ft maximum vehicle length.
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