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is a reservoir located a 45-minute drive northeast of Nevada City
, directly northwest of the Highway 20
junction. It is a 1.25-hour drive from Reno
, a 1.5-hour drive from Yuba City
, a 1.75-hour drive from Sacramento
, or a 2.25-hour drive from Chico
. It is in the Yuba River Ranger District of Tahoe National Forest
. Its elevation is 5,014 feet.
There are numerous smaller lakes surrounding Lake Spaulding, including Blue Lake, Rucker Lake, Fuller Lake, and Chubb Lake.
Lake Spaulding Campground—elevation 5,000 feet, 24 campsites, vault toilets, boat ramp, on Lake Spaulding
Blue Lake Campground—2 campsites, vault toilets, no running water, on Blue Lake
Fuller Lake Campground—on Fuller Lake
Rucker Campground—elevation 5,800 feet, 10 campsites, vault toilets, no running water, on Rucker Lake