Granite Flat Campground is located between the Truckee River and Highway 89, just three miles from Truckee and a short distance from Tahoe City. Visitors enjoy the area for its fishing and hiking opportunities, as well as its proximity to Lake Tahoe.
The campground is situated on the banks of the Truckee River. A scenic forest of Jeffrey and lodgepole pine trees covers the area.
Fly-fishing for rainbow trout on the Truckee River is a popular activity enjoyed by visitors to the area. Campers also enjoy swimming and tubing on the river. The surrounding area offers hiking and biking trails.
The campground offers several single-family sites, some of which are accessible. Seven sites are designated for tent-camping only. Each is equipped with a picnic table, campfire ring and grill. Vault toilets and drinking water are provided.
Granite Flat is centrally located between the Prosser, Boca and Stampede reservoirs to the north, and Lake Tahoe and Squaw Valley to the south. A variety of outdoor recreational activities is available at each location.