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Springtime In The Foothills

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Springtime In The Foothills

Time: March 16, 2018 to March 18, 2018
Location: Indian Grinding Rock State Park, Pioneer near Jackson, CA
Street: 14881 Pine Grove-Volcano Road
City/Town: Pine Grove, CA 95665
Website or Map: http://www.parks.ca.gov/?page…
Phone: Park Office: (209) 296-7488
Event Type: campout
Organized By: KampnKing
Latest Activity: Mar 25

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Event Description

Peaceful camping in the historic foothills!
Join us for a relaxing camping experience at this secluded campground.
The sites are on a gentle slope with mixed oak and conifers. Sites are spaced fairly well apart. Bathrooms are new and clean. Coin Showers are available.
The campground is only a short 1 hour and 10 minute drive from Sacramento.

Reservations at Reserve California here.

Park brochure here.

Campground brochure and map here

Campsite Photos here.

Indian Grinding Rock State Historic Park (IGR) is located in the Sierra Nevada foothills 12 miles east of Jackson, CA. The park nestles in a little valley 2,400 feet above sea level with open meadows and large valley oaks that once provided the Native Americans of this area with an ample supply of acorns. There is a museum and Native American village here to tour. Several easyish nature trails provide views of the park and wildlife.

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Comment by John LaTorre on March 10, 2018 at 11:54am

As of noon Sunday, the weather forecast is for thundershowers on Friday, with a quarter inch of rain, and then cloudy for the rest of the weekend. Not too bad, considering.

Comment by regis101 on March 10, 2018 at 12:07pm

Game on!

Comment by regis101 on March 11, 2018 at 12:24pm

Packed and ready to go.  Ha! Beatcha!

Comment by westywoman on March 11, 2018 at 5:51pm

Charging batteries just in case...

Comment by regis101 on March 13, 2018 at 4:58pm

Rain schmain, come this way,

I gots tarps , keep you away

We stay dry, you just cry

Can't beat me, just you try

Comment by regis101 on March 13, 2018 at 4:59pm

I'm working on my haiku's.

Am I close?

Comment by John LaTorre on March 13, 2018 at 6:00pm

Close, but no cheroot. 

Regis, I'd appreciate it if you could bring the tentage for this one. I may be late getting to the site. Going in for a root canal job tomorrow morning ... fun, fun, fun. I usually bounce back pretty quick from this sort of thing, but you never know. 

Comment by regis101 on March 13, 2018 at 6:02pm

No worries.  I'll bring everything.  Try to get us some Percocet?  Yummy

Comment by regis101 on March 13, 2018 at 6:04pm

Sending happy thoughts for a speedy recovery otherwise Ralph will be subjected to some pretty shitty guitar music .  Believe me, I know.

Comment by Gene Burris on March 14, 2018 at 8:42am

I will send you a rescue boat and a dentist. Have fun!

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