Parks Department


CAMPGROUNDS

Florence Keller Park
Campsites $15 per night, $5 for each additional vehicle
Large Picnic Area $90 per day (must reserve)
Small Picnic Area $50 per day (must reserve)

Florence Keller Park is located three miles north of Crescent City on Hwy 101. Signs located on the Hwy will direct you to Elk Valley Crossroad and then to the park. The park has 50 campsites all set in the midst of the Redwoods. Florence Keller park accommodates tent camping and vehicles up to 32 feet. The park offers seven easy-walking trails, one of which is wheelchair accessible. One large picnic area with horseshoe pits, volleyball court, tetherball, playground, and swings is available to rent.  Pets are welcome as long as they’re on leashes.


Ruby Van Deventer Park
Campsites $15 per night, $5 for each additional vehicle
Group Picnic Area  $35 per day (must reserve)

Located on Hwy 197, (North Bank Road), which connects Hwy 101 (2.5 miles east) and Hwy 199 ( 4.2 miles west). Ruby Van Deventer is surrounded by majestic redwood trees and offers 18 campsites.  Access to the Smith River is only 50 yards away, offering swimming, kayaking, and seasonal trout and salmon fishing. Pets are welcome as long as they’re on leashes.


Clifford Kamph Memorial Park
Campsites $15 per night, $5 for each additional vehicle

Clifford Kamph Park is located on the west side of Hwy 101, on a bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean, less than two miles south of the Oregon border and 4.8 north from the town of Smith River. The park has 9 tent-only campsites, one of which is on the beach. Pets are welcome as long as they’re on leashes.


Allen Winogradov
Parks & Building Maintenance Superintendent

981 H Street, Suite 250
Crescent City, CA 95531
Phone (707) 464-7230
Fax (707) 464-5824

To make reservations for picnic areas, please call (707) 464-7230

Campsites are on a first come first serve basis.  No reservations