Kayak or canoe on the beautiful waters of Kidd Lake or hike on the nearby trails! Pitch your tent and spend the weekend at the Kidd Lake Group Campground which offers 10 sites in three separate clusters. Each site contains two tables and an outdoor pedestal barbecue which makes these areas the perfect place for an outdoor family barbecue! Be sure to visit the surrounding Tahoe National Forest, one of the country’s most popular for outdoor recreation. The forest has trails that take hikers, OHV riders and mountain bikers through a dazzling display of lakes, rivers and mountain tops.

  • Hours Campsites must be reserved online
  • Address Kidd Lakes Road, Soda Springs, CA 95728
  • Phone 916-386-5164
  • Website Kidd Lake
  • Best Feature Historical sites throughout the forest open a fascinating window into the past.
  • Waterfront
  • Campfires
  • Picnic Tables

Directions: Take Soda Springs exit off I-80, go east 0.3 mile. Turn south on Soda Springs Road for 0.8 mile to Pahatsi Road. Turn west to end of pavement 0.3 mile. Continue approximately 2 miles, (unpaved), turn left to camp.


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