Location: Northern California – Plumas County - Off of Highway 70 at Beckwourth, CA. At Beckwourth (coming from US 395 and Reno) turn right on Rt 177, the Beckwourth-Genesee Road. The campground is about ten miles up the road. All but about the last 2 miles are paved. Crocker campground is on the left. The turn off at Beckwourth and the campground are well marked with signs. Crocker is a primative NFS campground.
Finding the Rally Site: The SNU now provides the means for you to put its rally sites on your electronic map. If you don't have a GPS or a PND or a computer with a mapping program, you can still take the file and use it to find coordinates on your paper maps.
What to expect at an SNU rally : Never been to an SNU rally? This page will give you information on arrival and departure times, meals, activities, and other information that will help make the rally an enjoyable experience.
Boondocking SNU Style: SNU rallies are a great way to experience camping “off grid” Our usual rally sites have no electricity or other hookups. Water is frequently not available. For the SNU, this type of camping enhances the experience and we are never without all the comforts of home
Arrival time - anytime after noon on Thursday October 10, 2013
Fees: Kitty Kall: $5 per rig per night payable at the rally or online in advance (see below)
Events and activities: Morning coffee klatch is from about 7 to 9. Happy hours will likely occur on Friday and Saturday starting about 4 p.m. Shared meals will be Friday and Saturday around 5 p.m. The unit meeting, open to all, will be held sometime Saturday . All gatherings will be informal and BYO (bring your own) to share as suits your karma. If you want to coordinate and plan, then form your own conspiracy with whomever is handy! Bring wood for campfires
Weather: October can be changeable, warm during the day and cold at night.
Facilities: None, dry camp. Most of the parking area is on sloping ground,
Nearby attractions: Crocker is 3 miles from Lake Davis. It is also close to Portola and the Western Pacific Railroad Museum.
If you can't make it for the entire time, feel free to join us for a few hours, one day, or whatever time frame fits your schedule.
RSVP - please notify the SNU via e-mail to hq(at)SierraNevadaAirstreams(dot)org or a phone call to Diane at 775-972- 5011. It helps our planning to know how many people to expect.
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