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Rollins Lake

Colfax, CA
+1 530-272-6100
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Pretty lake

I wish people would pick up their garbage ! The lake would be more enjoyable if I didn't feel... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
Jaclynn56
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Roseville, California
best place to park it <> walk it <> or Ski it

We have been in Colfax almost 30 yrs an never been without going down to Rollins Lake on any given... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2017
gwjasper643
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Colfax, California
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A scenic and calm lake for boating and camping.
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good20%
  • Average34%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
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“fishing” (7 reviews)
“launch” (2 reviews)
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Colfax, CA
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

I wish people would pick up their garbage ! The lake would be more enjoyable if I didn't feel compelled to bring a garbage bag every time I go. Also not great for fishing. Maybe it's me, but I do not do very well here....More

1  Thank Jaclynn56
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Reviewed 8 December 2017

We have been in Colfax almost 30 yrs an never been without going down to Rollins Lake on any given day of the week..

1  Thank gwjasper643
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Went camping it's a beautiful lake, great for fishing and water sports. Campsite was very clean and well maintained. The only thing is the campsites are on top of each other and are not very private. Not the best family spot if your neighbors are...More

Thank Adam S
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

Years ago, like so many places, Rollins was a pretty nice place to spend a Sunday afternoon on the water, Quiet ,peaceful, with a few boats' few fishermen, and some locals teaching their kids how to waterski etc. Now it has become a three ring...More

1  Thank KMANIKKI
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Rollins Lake may be smaller than some of the other nearby lakes but it is beautiful with lots of camping and boating options! I have kayaked on Rollins and I have rented a pontoon boat for a half day. The water is clear and the...More

3  Thank Stacey N
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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Never been camping and this was our first trip. Happy that we got to experience this place as it is nice. The view from the ground is for sure beautiful and very nice. There is a general store that sells many things and they are...More

Thank rshaneel
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

This lake is in a perfect location,it's right before the major climb to Tahoe on interstate 80.Just make right off the freeway if your coming from the bay area at the Colfax sign and follow the sign's all the way to Rollins.Nice boat ramp should...More

4  Thank GaryRidenour
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Reviewed 14 October 2016

Have lived just up the street from the lake for 26 years. Beautiful camping. Over the years better features, Cleaner sites, store and day use area. Boating ramp A-1

2  Thank WeRTravelbugs
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

The lake itself was beautiful! Our double lakeside camp site was not so great. Entire site was on a slope which made it scary with the kids. Had to hike down the hill to get to the water which is understandable with the lake level...More

1  Thank Auty707
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Reviewed 1 January 2016

We love Rollins Lake, especially during the week when it's not busy. Weekends can be quite crowded on the water. From Citrus Heights, we can be on the water in an hour. The scenery around the lake is beautiful. The launch facilities are adequate. There's...More

2  Thank Matthew B
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margieerice
23 July 2017|
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Response from KMANIKKI | Reviewed this property |
The boat ramp on the Colfax side has a hc space and is hc accessible
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Hijarydoo
15 August 2016|
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Response from GaryRidenour | Reviewed this property |
yes, there is also a beach you can stop at with lots of sand.
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