Cool Springs Campground
PG&E DeSabla Watershed / Lake Almanor Area
Approx. Open/Close Dates: Mid-May to Mid-September
Approx. Hours/Week/Couple: 20 - 30
Available Utilities: W, S, E
# of Host Sites: 1
# of Campsites: 33
# of Restrooms: 3 vault, 6 toilets
Elevation: 4150 feet
One host couple or single lives in and cares for Cool Springs Campground. from a full hookup site. Weekly garbage service is provided in the campground. Call to find out about satellite and cell service in the area.
Most of the physical labor in Cool Springs is during spring cleanup as there are lots of long needles from the Ponderosa Pines to remove from roads and campsites. Cool Springs is about 3 miles, on gravel road, beyond Ponderosa Campground.
The small town of Prattville is about 8 miles down the road and Chester is another 10 minutes from there. Susanville, about 45 minutes from Ponderosa, has a Walmart and other grocery options.