State: Northern California
Address 1: Along Grider Creek, 6 miles from Seiad.
Open: June - August
Number of Sites: 10
About: For hikers heading north on the Pacific Crest Trail the Grider Creek Campground is the first glimpse of civilization in over 40 miles. Driving from Seiad is a little over 6 miles but this campground, deep in the forest, makes you feel like you are a million miles from anywhere. The dense forest along Grider Creek provides 10 secluded campsites for tents, small RV’s and trailers. There are tables, fire rings and vault restrooms. Two adjoining large corrals will accommodate 4 horses that get along. Parking is also available for Day Use and horse trailers.
Fees: No fee. (2011)
Closest Towns: Seiad (CA)
Restrictions: Do not tie horses to trees. Do not tie horses to corral rails or posts. Keep horses away from the creek. Avoid damage to creek bank. Carry water to horses in corrals. Water and garbage service are not provided. Bring enough water for drinking, cooking and washing as well as extra water to drown campfires each day. Please take all trash, garbage and dog droppings with you when you leave. Dogs on leash only. Camping limit 14 days.
Restrooms: Vault Toilet
Directions: From Seiad east on Hwy 96 approx. 1.4 miles. Right on Grider Rd approx 2.3 miles. Right on Forest Road 46N66 (locally known as Grider Creek Rd) approx 2.5 miles to the campground.