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Hope Valley Resort is located 1&1/4 miles east of the Highways 88/89 Pickett’s Junction in beautiful Hope Valley, and just south of Lake Tahoe in Alpine County, California. It is a "sister" resort of Sorensen's Resort and operated under a special use permit with the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest. The campground opens the first day of fishing season – last weekend in April – through September, weather permitting. The Hope Valley Café and Market is open all year.

Located in Woodfords Canyon at 7,000' elevation along the cascading West Fork Carson River, Hope Valley Resort and Campground offers a variety of camping or RV and lodging experiences. Enjoy a variety of summer recreational opportunities in Alpine County from spectacular hiking, exceptional fishing, swimming, and biking. The Grover State Park Hot Springs is approximately 20 miles away!

Accommodations include full RV hookups, drive-in and walk-in campsites, a Classic 1947 Spartan trailer and Hope Valley House, a comfortable three-bedroom/two bath vacation home overlooking the river. (This home is pet-friendly and allows up to two pets).
The Hope Valley Cafe and Market is run by Leesa Lopazanski and is open all-year from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Offering specialty espresso coffee drinks, beer on-tap, delicious breakfast and lunch menus, and wonderful house-made desserts and scones. The Market carries gifts, books, clothing, basic groceries, ice, and camping supplies. It also features a wall-mounted television for enjoying sports or special event viewing.

While camping at Hope Valley Resort, sign-up and participate in a variety of Sorensen's outdoor programs and events or enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner all year-round.

For dinner reservations, please call 1-800-423-9949, locally 694-2203, or ask our camphost for this service.

For more information on Sorensen's Calendar of events or wonderful lodging opportunities spring, summer, fall or winter, call (800) 423-9949 or look us up at www.sorensensresort.com.

Either way…we hope you enjoy your experience with us!

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Leesa Lopanzanski
HVR Cafe and Market
Eric Gunnison
HVR Camphost