Big Cove Campground

Big Cove Campground Overview

Big Cove Campground is one of several in the Frenchman Lake area of the Sierra Nevada mountains. The campground is very close to Frenchman Lake with a few campsites having some nice views of the lake. Others have nice views of the sagebrush meadow.  Large pine trees are found throughout the campground offering great shade in the summer months.  Big Cove Campground is a great place to kick back and enjoy the great outdoors.  You can fish, hike, bike, take some photos or just enjoy the beautiful scenery.  The campground has hot showers, flush toilets and each campsite has a table, fire ring and grill.  Most campsites are large and level.

  • Management:
  • Reservations:
  • Coordinates:
    Lat. 39.901940 / Long. -120.172500
  • Elevation:
    5,607 feet
  • Season:
    Spring to Fall
  • Campsites:
    38
  • Toilets:
    Flush
  • Water:
    Yes
  • Hookups:
    No
  • Showers:
    Yes
  • Dump Station:
    No
  • Fire Pits:
    Yes
  • Picnic Tables:
    Yes
  • Area Features:
    Mountains, Lake, Creek, Fishing, Boating, Hiking, Backpacking, Wildlife Viewing
  • Weather:
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