Saturday, June 8, 2013

Dusty Campground (Near Burney, CA)

Dusty Campground
Near Burney, California 
at Lake Britton

Brief description:  Campground set among pines on the bank of Lake Britton near McArthur-Burney Falls California State Park.

Open Dates:  May through September

Number of Campsites:  7 campsites ~ 2 may be used for groups, potable water according to     P. G & E.  No potable water according to the Forest Service.  Maximum spur 20 feet.  RVs up to 35 ft. may be accommodated in some spots according to P. G & E.  No reservations at this time.

Length of Stay:  14 Days 

Fees:  $8 per night.  Extra charges may occur for additional vehicles

Affiliation:  Lassen National Forest, but administered by P. G. & E.

Location/Address:  Located on the North Shore of Lake Britton along Hwy 89 just before crossing the bridge over the lake.  About 7 ½ miles north from the intersection of Highway 89 and Hwy 299.  Campground is located about ½ mile from Hwy 89 turn off along dirt road that parallels lake.

Elevation:  Approx. 2800 feet.
Contact Information:          
Lassen National Forest
2550 Riverside Drive
Susanville, CA  96130
(530) 257-2151

  • Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Boating  (Boat launch nearby)
  • Water skiing
  • ADA toilets ~ vault
  • Vault toilets
  • Tables and fire pit at each site

General Description:  The campground is set among the shaded oak and pines along the bank of Lake Britton.  Warm in the summer and area can be very busy.  Popular with families and those with small boats. 

Nearby Services:  Fuel, and groceries about 13 miles available in Burney, a small town of about 3,000.  Nearest medical facility is in Fall River Mills about 16 miles Northeast on Hwy 299.
Mayers Memorial Hospital
43563 Highway 299 East
Fall River Mills, CA  96028
(530) 336-5511

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