The Collins Lake Recreational Area is at an
elevation of 1,200 feet in the delightful foothills outside of Nevada County.
This lake has a surface area of over 1,000 acres with over 12 miles of
shoreline. The modern campground and RV Park provide well separated
sites under the oak and pine trees. There is a broad sandy beach
and many family and group picnic sites. All boating is allowed, but
water-skiing is permitted only from May 15 to September 15th of each year.
One of the finest fishing lakes in California, it is famous for Trophy
trout along with a variety of warm water species. There is a snack
bar, grocery store, bait and tackle shop, & hot showers. Make
sure you get one of there famous ice cream cones while you are there.
150 Developed Sites for Tents & RVs
Fees - Call Campgrounds for updated
Full Hookups, RV & Trailer Storage, Disposal
Station, Flush Toilets
Power, Row, Jet ski, Windsurf, Canoe, Sail,
Water-ski, and Inflatables are allowed.
Rentals: Fishing Boats with Motors,
Patio & Paddle Boats.
Docks, Berths, Moorings, Dry Storage
Fishing: Trout, Catfish, Bass, Crappie,
Swimming, Picnicking, Hiking, Sand Beach,
Collins Lake Recreational Area (800) 286-0576