Camp Ross Relles Directions


Take I-80. From LA, you should take I-5 until I-80. From the Bay Area, take I-80, then turn off in Sacramento on I-80 toward Reno.

From I-80 in Auburn, you should take the Grass Valley Exit (Hwy. 49 north). Follow Hwy. 49 north past Grass Valley and Nevada City, then turn left on Hwy. 49 toward Downieville.

Remain on Hwy. 49 as it passes over the South Fork of the Yuba River and winds 4 1/2 miles. Make a right on Tyler Foot Crossing Road. There may be a sign for Malakoff Diggins State Park.

Eight miles ahead you will pass the old school house. 1 1/2 miles further, bear onto Cruzon Grade Road. Follow Cruzon Grade Road 4 1/2 miles to the Malakoff Diggins State Park turnoff (Derbec Road). Turn right toward the park. The road ends after a mile, and turn left and follow the sign to Camp Ross Relles.

Note: There is no gas after Nevada City.