Auburn State Recreation Area

Mineral Bar Campground

(off the Iowa Hill Rd.)
On the east side of the North Fork American River, where the Colfax Iowa Hill Road crosses the river. There are 17 designated campsites with tables, firepits, and dry toilets. No drinking water is available. A narrow paved road serves the campground. There is a 14 day camping limit. Fees: $15.00 year-round per night.


From Hwy 80 in Colfax exit at Canyon Way, head north on Canyon way turn right onto Iowa Hil Rd. 3 mile paved road to sites and river.