Site Rental & Facility

Why Camp Augusta?
Camp Augusta is an affordable meeting place where participants are surrounded by the Sierra mountains’ natural beauty. Facility rentals and optional meal service are tailored to meet individual needs. Corporate functions, retreats, picnics, educational programs and reunions are all welcome. We can accommodate groups from 10 to 180 in a serene and natural environment.

We enjoy hosting…

  • Family & alumni reunions
  • Student expeditions
  • Corporate retreats, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Church and company picnics

Situated one hour northeast of Sacramento in Nevada County’s lush pine forest, Camp Augusta gives you the feeling of comfort. Our 65-foot waterfall, Lake Vera, rustic beauty and blue sky will create an atmosphere of peace and relaxation. Dedicated staff provide everything necessary for your best experience.

waterfalls nature summer camp

Our lodge, rebuilt in 2000, is a 1,400 square foot  log structure. It features a great fireplace, a 1,000 square foot open-air deck, and a feeling of rustic nostalgia that will make your Corporate event, conference, seminar, retreat, or picnic unforgettable.

Facilities also include: amphitheater, 18 open-air cabins (holds 120 people), yurt, 2 modern cabins,  fully-equipped kitchen, outdoor dining area, 3 campfire rings, large activity field, lake, Rock Creek, waterfalls, and 80 acres.

We also have extensive program activities.


For weekends, there is less availability than for weekdays.  Note that all weekends in May as well as Labor Day weekend are pre-booked annually with family camps, however, some weekdays in May are usually open.  Due to summer camp scheduling, there is no availability in June, July and August.  The last week of August may be an exception depending on a given year.  If you have a date or time of year in mind, please contact us and we’ll let you know our updated availability!

If you would like to schedule a tour, please let us know and we’ll be happy to schedule a time to show you around.  If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to ask Ronnie, our Outdoor Education Director and Site Manager:

Below you will find a calender of current site bookings. If a date you are interested in is blank, it means we do not have a confirmed group here though the site may be reserved by another group pending payment of a deposit. Therefore, it is important to contact us as soon as possible for any dates you are interested in. Site rental is the rental of the complete site, typically we are not able to accommodate multiple groups on the same day. If you have any questions or are interested in a site tour, please contact us at (530) 265-3702 or email