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Turtle Rock Park Campground
Turtle Rock Park Campground is closed for the 2018 season. 


Turtle Rock Park Campground is located near Markleeville, California at an elevation of 6100'. It is 29 miles south of South Lake Tahoe, California and 32 miles west of Carson City, Nevada. The park has a combination of 26 RV or trailer sites, two of which are handicap accessible. There are also 12 tent sites. The picnic / day use area has a handicap accessible site.

The campground is open seasonally, approximately May through early October. The campground is available on a first come, first served basis. No reservations are available.

Recreational Vehicle Information
All vehicles must park on the paved pad at the site. Water faucets are located at various sites, no other hook-ups are available. There is no dump station.

The park offers flush toilets and a handicap coin-op shower. Also available for use on the property are a tennis court, basketball court, disc golf course, and horseshoe pit. 

Please Note: During extreme fire conditions, fires are not permitted in the campground. At those times, outdoor cooking is allowed on gas / propane powered devices only.

Campground Use Fees
Campground Use Fees
Day Use Only - Picnic Area (4-hour period) $1.00
Tent Site (per day) $10.00
Camp Site - RV or Trailer (per day) $15.00
Camp Site - Seniors (per day) $10.00
Each Additional Vehicle (per day) $3.00
Seasonal Camping* - Seniors (per month) $250.00
Seasonal Camping* - All Others (per month) $350.00

Check-out time for the campground is 12:00 noon.

*Seasonal Camping shall only be allowed as follows:
  • The total number of camping spaces for seasonal use shall not exceed five, not including two spaces occupied by the camp host and back up host. The allocation of seasonal camping spaces shall be determined by the Public Works Department.
  • Seasonal camping is allowed on a month to month basis, subject to approval of a rental agreement to be provided by the Public Works Department and full payment of applicable camping fees to the Public Works Department in advance of occupying the camp site.
  • Seasonal camping is limited to recreational vehicles equipped with an integral waste water holding tank. This tank must be periodically emptied at an approved RV waste water disposal facility.

More Information
For more information, please call Alpine County Community Development at 530-694-2140.