Single Campsite $20 per night

Max 6 people per site - 1 vehicle plus trailer.

Check in/out times are noon.

Pets $3 per pet per night

(limit 2 per site; county leash laws apply)

Extra Vehicles

(Limit 1 extra vehicle per site. Vehicle fee and limit does not apply to street-legal motorcycles)

Groups with non-exclusive use - $20 per site per night. (Parking restrictions and pet fees apply)

Groups with exclusive use of campground $250 per night  (Reservations and deposit required. Parking restrictions and pet fees do not apply)

Campfire wood $5 per bundle of 8 pieces


  The Campground will be closed intermittently on weekdays during the winter months 2018 to complete a water project.

   All Reservations must be prepaid and made at least 5 days in advance unless prior arrangements are made with reservationist.

Use the form below, or call (530) 409-5515, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM.

  1. Choose your desired site from the map 
  2. Scroll down to check the calendar below for site availability.  Do not prepay before checking calendar.
  3. Fill in the Registration Form and click "Submit"
  4. Return to this page to pre-pay by credit card. Add campsite and extras to your shopping cart and use PayPal's secure checkout. ​No PayPal account required. Please add your name to the payment form so we know which account to credit.          Or send a check (two weeks in advance) to: MVFA, 9009 Orval Beckett Court, Placerville, CA 95667
  5. Visit our About Page for travel directions.                                 

Registration Form

Finnon Recreation Area

Campsite Map

View Full Rules and Regs >

  • Access to Finnon Lake Recreation Area is by Mosquito Road or Rock Creek Road. Trailers and RVs MUST take Rock Creek Road!
  • There is a limit of one extra vehicle per campsite - no exceptions
  • Campground parking is limited, and reserved for registered campers only
  • Campfires are permitted only within fire rings. DO NOT move rocks from campfire rings. 
  • There is a $35 charge for returned checks.
  • Campers under age 18 are required to be accompanied by an adult over age 21 during the entire time of their stay
  • The campground is monitored by MVFA Volunteers, the Mosquito Fire Dept., and the El Dorado County Sheriff's Department.
  • The discharge of any weapon or air powered paintball or pellet gun on Finnon Lake property is prohibited. 
  • MVFA reserves the right to refuse use of the campground to anyone.
  • Campers are responsible to follow all rules and regulations.  Fees are subject to change without notice.
  • www.finnonrecreationarea is the official site for Finnon Lake.  Information contained on other websites is not authorized by MVFA.

Payment    Don't forget to put your name on the Payment Form

Calendar  indicates sites already reserved

Reservation Guidelines  READ ALL

  • ALL Campsite Reservations must be prepaid in full at least 5 days in advance unless prior arrangements are made.  A campsite cannot be reserved without prepayment, and will not be indicated as reserved. 
  • Prepay by credit card using shopping cart, or call reservations at (530) 409-5515, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM.  Sites will not be reserved without prepayment.
  • Do not prepay before checking calendar for campground availability.
  • Drop-in campers are welcome.  Payment can be made in the Diner or at the kiosk at the entry gate.  Fill out the appropriate fee envelope, and place in the drop box with payment BEFORE setting up campsite.
  • ​Finnon Lake Campers under age 18 are required to be accompanied by a parent or guardian over age 21 during the entire time of their stay.
  • Check in and check out time is 12:00 noon.  Check-ins any time between noon and 6:00 am will be charged for that night.
  • There are no additional Day Use fees for all registered campers.
  • Prefix "A" sites are for tents, trailers or motor homes; prefix "T" are tent only.
  • Campsites have tables, campfire rings and pedestal grills except site T16.
  • There are currently no hookups at the campground.  There are water spigots.
  • Bathrooms have running water and flush toilets.
  • Maximum of 6 persons per campsite - one vehicle plus trailer
  • To cancel a campsite reservation for refund, 48 hours notice before noon check-in is required. A $10 non-refundable cancellation fee will be applied.
  • Dates of arrival or departure may be changed without additional charges with 7 days prior notification and subject to availability. One change is allowed. 
  • Confirmed Reservations for exclusive use of the entire campground require payment for the first night's stay, and must be made at least 90 days in advance.  Full payment is required 30 days in advance of reservation date.  To cancel a reservation of the entire campground, two weeks notice is required for a refund.  A $25 non-refundable cancellation fee will apply.  With exclusive use, there are no additional fees for pets or extra vehicles.
  • Firewood:  $5 donation per bundle; 8 pieces of wood per bundle.  Check for firewood availability at café.  With advance notice, we will deliver on site for your arrival.  NO firewood deliveries after 5 pm.