CAMPGROUND NAME: Big Cove VISIT DATE: 08/26/2003 UPDATE DATE: 3/8/2017 STATE: California REGION: Pacific Southwest RANGER DISTRICT: Beckwourth NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Chilcoot RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: In Chilcoot, CA, at intersection of State Rts. 284 north 8.5 miles to campground directional sign.
In our case, we got to choose whether we wanted four bedrooms or five, full bathrooms or half baths, and an upstairs laundry room versus one downstairs.
The RV sites are parking lot style with no picnic tables or grilles. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 0 Total Sites: 21 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes No. Grilles on Sites: 9 Equestrian Camping: No RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No.
SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day-weather dap RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: Yes Potable Water at Waste Station: Yes Average Parking Apron Size: 26' X 26' Comments: The parking aprons are paved - parking lot style.
We love to boondock (dry camp without hookups) so you will find a fair number of the upgrades are geared towards that.
Others just make living day to day in the RV a little nicer.