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Folsom Lake State Recreation Area Camping

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Campgrounds

Campgrounds in Folsom Lake SRA

Averys Pond

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Beals Point Campground (sites 1-49)

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Beals Point Campground (sites 50-69)

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Granite Bay

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Negro Bar Group

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Peninsula Campground (sites 1-57)

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Peninsula Campground (sites 58-96)

Folsom Lake SRA

Overview

A brief introduction to Folsom Lake SRA

Folsom Lake is a reservoir on the American River in the Sierra Nevada foothills of California, United States.
It is located within Placer, El Dorado, and Sacramento Counties. It is about 25 mi (40 km) northeast of Sacramento. The lake surface area is 11,500 acres (4,700 ha), its elevation is 466 ft (142 m), and it has 75 mi (121 km) of undulated shoreline. Folsom Lake with its surrounding Folsom Lake State Recreation Area is one of the most visited parks in the California park system.
The California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment has developed a safe eating advisory for Folsom Lake based on levels of mercury found in fish caught here.

Read more about Folsom Lake State Recreation Area at Wikipedia

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