Base camp is located in the beautifully wooded horse camp, Skillman Campground. Directions to Skillman Campground: From the intersection of I-80 and Highway 20 go west on Highway 20 towards Nevada City 13 miles. Skillman Campground is on the left. Look for ride signs. From Nevada City, go east on Highway 20 towards Reno 13.5 miles. Skillman Campground is on the right. Look for ride signs. Camp opens Wednesday, June 12 at 8:00 a.m. and closes Monday, June 17. Early arrivals are fine and will pay the Forest Service a camping fee of $25.00/night.