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Fun Lake

Rollins is a fun lake to visit for boating, skiing, tubing, swimming, fishing and/or camping. We... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
sbond7
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Auburn, California
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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 December 21, 2017
Jaclynn56
,
Roseville, California
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  • Average33%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
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“campsite”(6 reviews)
“camping”(9 reviews)
“boating”(4 reviews)
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A scenic and calm lake for boating and camping.
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Colfax, CA
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+1 530-272-6100
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The campground has no light so if you arrive after dark be really careful the spaces are narrow and the roads are narrow. They pick up trash several times a day. but the bathroom's were not so good and the showers were boiling hot. Access...More

Thank bigdad976
Reviewed August 6, 2018

I was worried after reading some of the reviews if the lake had change and it wasn't as nice as it was before. I hadn't gone to Rollins Lake in about 5 years so I didn't know what to expect. OMG it was wonderful. We...More

3  Thank Alisa M
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Rollins is a fun lake to visit for boating, skiing, tubing, swimming, fishing and/or camping. We just started tubing and boating there, so haven’t spent enough time to truly evaluate the area. While it’s not a big lake, we haven’t found that it gets too...More

1  Thank sbond7
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Rollins Lake is scuzzy. I used to live in Colfax and would drop by the lake for a walk or swim or kayak. Always have to bring a garbage bag to clean up before being able to enjoy the shoreline - a lot of cigarette...More

4  Thank Ally G
Reviewed December 21, 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

4  Thank Jaclynn56
Reviewed December 8, 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..

2  Thank gwjasper643
Reviewed August 22, 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

1  Thank Adam S
Reviewed July 12, 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

2  Thank KMANIKKI
Reviewed July 10, 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
Reviewed July 4, 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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