Happy Camp Post Office on Davis Road

Community: 1,000
Area of Influence: 6,000
Elevation: 1,100 feet
Rainfall: 55″ Avg.
Winter Temp: 40o Avg.
Summer Temp: 90o Avg.
(Temps are approximate)Town Facilities
Fire Protection: Volunteer
Dentist: One
Churches: 7
Physicians: 1 full-time
Medical: 1 Clinic
Libraries: One
Optometrists: One visiting
Veterinarians: One visiting
Motels: 3
Lodges: One
Restaurants/Fast Food: 3
Ambulances: (2) Volunteer
Pharmacy: One
Grocery Stores: 1


  • Elementary/Middle: One
  • Senior High: One
  • College of Siskiyous at
    Weed (90 mi.)
  • Humboldt State Univ. Located in Arcata (140 mi)
  • Community Computer Learning
    Center – Free

Unincorporated: Governed by Siskiyou County regulations

Special County Districts:

H.C. Fire District
H.C. Cemetery District
H.C. Sewer District
H.C. Water/Recreation Dist.


Electric: Pacific Power & Electric,
Portland, Oregon Rates: Basic $5+6.529c KWH
Gas: Propane available
Water: Happy Camp Community Services Dist.
Residential Rates: $25 month without meter
(Commercial have meters)
Sanitation: Happy Camp Sanitary District –
Rates: $10 month (basic)
Disposal: Happy Camp Disposal available
Happy Camp Refuse Site Rates: $1 per 33 gal. canFinancial Institutions
Commercial Banks: One

Newspaper: (3)

  • Yreka Daily News (daily)
  • Ft Jones Pioneer Press (wkly)
  • Klamath River News (weekly)

Cable TV: Premiere Cable, 17 channels, including HBO
Rates: Basic $21 HBO $9.95
Telephone: Siskiyou Tel. Co.
Private line basic approx. $16

Stage to/from Yreka, twice weekly Rates:
$5 round trip (Greyhound in Yreka)
Air: Happy Camp Airport, non-lighted runway

Driver/Vehicle License
California Dept. of Motor Vehicles, Yreka –
CA Driver License fee: $15
Vehicle registration varies

Campground/RV Parks
Private: 4 w/full hookups
Federal: 3 with water (fee)
Federal: numerous dispersed recreation sites
(limited to two-week stay)

USFS District Office in Happy Camp

Happy Camp is located in Siskiyou County.
For more information on what other things you can do
in the Happy Camp area, check out our County website:
Visitor Information in Siskiyou County