Ahart Campground


Ahart Campground is located on the tree covered banks of the North Fork of the American River near French Meadows Reservoir, about 40 miles from the town of Foresthill, high in the Sierra mountains. Visitors enjoy the area for the rugged mountain beauty, fishing, boating and trail opportunities. This facility is operated and maintained by the Tahoe National Forest.

Natural Features

The campground is near the north shore of French Meadows Reservoir along the banks of the Middle Fork of the American River while nestled in a Coniferous Forest. Summer days can be warm and pleasant with cool evenings.

Access is best from Foresthill Road via FSR 96/Mosquito Ridge Road which is a twisty narrow paved two lane road and has multiple extended steep grades. Access from Soda Springs is not recommended to passenger vehicles that are not a high clearance vehicle with four-wheel drive.

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