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3rd Annual NCS Camping Trip at Collins Lake

***Camping at Collins Lake***







As you RSVP, you have the option to either pay $30 via PayPal (, please use the "gift" option, or contact me with your ATM/Credit Card for $30.00(plus $2 fee) per person for the weekend. This must be done as you RSVP, no exceptions!!

No refunds will be provided unless you find another person to take your place on the trip.


One carpool will meet at 12pm Friday, and depart at 12:15pm

One carpool will meet at 5pm Friday, and depart at 5:15pm

Come join the crew as we venture into the the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains.  We will meet at 12:00pm and 5:00pm in Roseville, leave at 12:15pm and 5:15pm and make our way to Collins Lake Resort off hwy 20.

It'll be a 2 night stay arriving on July 18th(FRI), and returning July 20th(SUN).

Coin operated showers (quarter per minute) and a general store will be available in the entrance to the camping resort (about 1/2 mile from our campsite), and it is a pet friendly environment (however, your pet should be kept on a leash).

Maximum 8 people per site(no limitations on tents per site),  with 1 free vehicle per camp site. Additional parking lot available as well for $13 per night (1 additional vehicle per campsite is included in the cost). So carpooling is highly encouraged!! The 1st 2 vehicles (1 for free and one included in the cost for $13) are covered, additional vehicles will have to park at their own expense.

We will designate one campground as the HANGOUT area where we all chill by the fire, roast smores, play games like Twister, Phase 10, and drink alcohol. The maximum attendance is 48, so it's a first come, first serve basis. :)

Small personal watercraft EXCEPT Jet Ski's are allowed on Collins lake (kayaks, paddle boards, Boats, etc...), so if you have one, feel free to bring it. A boat fee is $9/day. If members bring their boats and you would like to enjoy it as well, please make sure to bring $10 to help the owner cover their gas, daily fee, etc...

Everyone will be responsible for their own food, and feel free to hit someone up to stay in their tent if you don't have one.


We have the whole area off of road 6 reserved (Campsites 315, 317, 319, 320, 321, 322, 323). Remember to pack "light n' tight" to save room for carpools.





If you are willing to drive, please state in RSVP how many you can take with gear. Carpoolers please watch the top of this post to see what carpool you're in. Drivers, please also watch this post and flag any necessary adjustments that need to be made to your carpool.

We meet at 12:00pm / 5:00pm on the dot, we leave at 12:15pm / 5:15pm sharp!

If you plan on carpooling, have $20 cash... Please try and have exact change!


$20 for gas for the driver (if you're carpooling; Exact change is appreciated)

Your own food, flotation toys, and a good clean change of underwear.

All your gear!

Optional: Motorola Walkie Talkies: if you have one, bring it! We use channel 7-38 so we can stay in touch!




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