Bagby is closed until further notice due to drought conditions and potential fire danger. Bagby Recreation Area parking lot and river access is open.
Located just below the Wild & Scenic Merced River at the inlet of Lake McClure, Bagby Recreation Area offers visitors a unique outdoor experience in a more remote setting. Whether it’s swimming, fishing, hiking, relaxing or spending quality time with your family and friends, you’ll find it at the Bagby Recreation Area located at the Lake-Head of the Merced River.
Reservation and Campground Information
Campground Map (PDF)
• 30+ Camping & RV Sites
• 10 Primitive Campsites along the River
• 10 Water-Electric Hookup Sites
• Free Hot Showers
• Fish Cleaning Station
• Restroom Facilities
• Day Use Picnic Areas - Picnic Tables & Barbeque Grills
• Boat launch Ramps & Parking (Bagby boat ramp is currently closed due to low water levels)
• Pets Welcome