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Camping & Cabins
Placer Cover overlooking Yarrow Loop and Sand Mountain, by Brett Lounsbury

​​​​​​​Steamboat Lake offers both non-electric and electric campsites for RV’s or tents. 

Check out the Steamboat and Pearl Lake brochure and map for locations and the campsite details information page for specific, site-by site information. 

Camping Reservations

Camping at all state parks now requires a reservation. 

For more information, see the camping reservations page.

Reserve online or by calling 1-800-244-5613. 

  • Reservations can be made 6 months in advance for the Friday before Memorial Day until September 30.  
  • Camping for September 30 through the week before Memorial Day is first come, first serve. Stop in the Visitor Center or at a Self-Serve booth to pay for your campsite during this time. 
  • The marina parking lot is open for self-contained camping October-April. These sites have electricity and a park pass (annual or daily) is required when camping there.

Campers can stay up to 14 days at Steamboat Lake during a 28 day period.

​Regarding all camping on the park

  • Vault toilets and water hydrants are dispersed throughout the campgrounds.
  • Camping is allowed in designated sites only with no more than six people and one hard sided unit. Tent pads are 14' by 14'.
  • Campers must have a camping permit for the campsite plus a daily or annual vehicle pass ​on all cars and motorcycles within the park.
  • Campfires are only allowed in provided fire rings.
  • Please do not hang any items from the trees.
  • Pets are welcome but must be on leash and under control at all times.

See the Fees page for camping rates.

Cabin Information

Cabins can be reserved year-round. See the camper cabins page.