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15 RV Parks near Salida, California
We did however find 15 campgrounds within 25 miles of Salida. You can also find a list of cities with campgrounds or RV Parks near Salida in the left hand column.
Feb 2018 - $1.00
There hasn't been a review here in a while for the TT Turtle Beach. We arrived here with low expectations after visiting another California TT that left us pretty disappointed. BUT we were impressed with the welcome we got from the front office that checked us in. Very informative, very pleasant. We chose a site (as it is the usual custom at a TT campground) in the section we were asked to be in. Our site was water and electric only. Electrical worked fine and water pressure was decent as well. Sites are spacious enough and we really enjoyed the quiet location (a few trains don't bother us). Wifi in the lounge worked great too! You are about 90 minutes away from San Francisco - quite a stretch, but a good home base nonetheless without the cramped campgrounds closer to SF. Gated entrance. Narrow and curvy road coming into the campground; don't despair, it is not a dead end street, you will see the TT sign at the last curb before entrance! - chantalcnrobw
Aug 2016 - $46.00
We stopped overnight, not using the amenities such as the lake.
Sites are first come first serve, we arrived late afternoon on a weekend and were stuck with a spot with no shade and lots of army ants, but at least we had a site with electrical.
Staff was not helpful when MapQuest left us stranded. - jkr
Jul 2016 - $1.00
Enjoyed this park again, we have stayed here before and glad to see it kept up, to many parks seem to be going downhill these days. Congratulations to the management team.
Large spots plenty of shade good power and clean water! - Ray O
Jan 2017 - $18.00
For Elks members only , very nice park eight pull through's possibly two more that exist but not sure, was told that if the area is full you can Boondock around the perimeter of the Elks Lodge parking as long as you're leaving early in the morning. I understand that as of January 1 2017 , rates are changing Modesto members $20 members at large $25 this is still a bargain since there is not too many options to park in or around Modesto. The access is simple off of Highway 99 very easy to get to definitely follow the instructions if heading east you will actually turn on Pentecost which dead ends into charity way which is kind of like a turnaround where the Elks Lodge is located . As far as the sites they are fairly level on a gravel dirt base which seem to drain real good they have a drywall out there for heavy winter rains but I'm thinking it could be a little dusty in the summertime not sure, winter time rain not a problem no mud exist. You are definitely in a rural area of North Modesto at this time not much out there so your experience is fairly quiet . The dump station is located as you are pulling out all on a asphalt area for a clean no mess experience, very nice, drainage and slope is excellent. The lodge is very nice updated has an excellent lounge and seems to be more in touch with the times then some of the other lodges we have visited. We will stop here again when in the area. - monaco cruiser
Apr 2015 - $30.00
This is a great campground at the right time of year if your rig is small. Many sites along the Stanislaus River in riparian forest. Trailer size limit is 21 ft. and motorhome limit is 24 ft. Lots of mature trees to provide shade but the area gets very hot in the summer. Pads are asphalt. - oldmac
Nov 2017 - $45.00
This is not a RV Park for people on vacation. The people who stay here live here and they are not retirees. The bathrooms are probably 60 years old and have not been improved since. They were clean but you did not want to use them. The sites do not come with tables. I would suggest No one visit this place. - Cynthia2156
Jun 2007 - $21.00
Where to began? We pulled in this park dubious about all the trash, old trailers, and general skid row look to the place. We were shown our site on the water and decided to try to make the best of it. While hooking up we kept getting whiffs of a funky smell and assumed it was coming from the uncapped sewer hookup. After hooking sewer up and still getting a smell we called the camp host over to have a look/sniff. Well he ran some water down the line but afterwards told us the smell was most likely from when the wind blew the wrong way from the cesspool 100 yards farther down the road. Do I have to go on? We tried to ignore it and hoped it would be only momentary, but during the night we (my wife and I) were both woken by a horrible overwhelming methane odor. We hauled out the next morning after paying 1 week in advance. The camp host said "NO" to our refund request. We wouldn't camp even near here again. - Randx
May 2019 - $48.00
We have been going to this park for many years. This year it was a disappointment. They have strict rules about not putting anything on the grass. Not sure why because the grass was full of weeds and thorns. My dogs got thorns on their paws every time I took them for a walk. It was very bad. They say they have WiFi but no one in our group of 15 rigs could get any signal. The TV over the air was OK. The restaurant across the driveway from the office is under new management. Six of us went to dinner on a Wednesday night. Only a few people in the restaurant/bar. Our service was horrible. It took forever for anyone to get their food. By the time the rest of us was done, one couple just got their meal. He sent it back at that point. I would NOT recommend going to that restaurant. - RVpartyanimal
Feb 2019 - $45.00
This is the first RV park we stayed at after purchasing my travel trailer earlier in the day. This was just to be a shakedown cruise and give me a place to stay near some late night work I was going to be doing. Despite the heavy rains we found the park to be quite nice. We were given pull thru space 120 and it was very spacious. The pedestal was easy to get to with multiple power options and two water faucets. Trash is picked up daily. Just leave it curbside. All the neighbors and long term residents were very friendly. The staff was very helpful as well. Pay the $10 deposit to get a gate key. Makes it really convenient to come and go. We will definitely be back! - Scott and Cristy
Jan 2019 - $50.00
Had a flat, level, concrete, pull through site with grass on both sides. Was not able to connect to internet even though WI-FI showed 5 bars of connection. Got more TV stations, that were much clearer, using an antenna rather than the park cable. Swimming pool and spa was good. All low spots of grass were swampy due to heavy rains. The dog park was over grown. The golf course doesn't exist any more. - travelcouple
Nov 2013 - $15.00
This is a military only Famcamp located on the Defense Logistics Depot. The phone number is for the base police. There is no phone number for the campground as there is no campground manager and no reservations are accepted. The base police were extremely helpful to us over the phone and can tell you if there are RV spaces available or not. At $15 a night it is a great bargain for full hookups on grassy sites. There is an "iron ranger" since there is no park manager. There are tons of trains all around the area so if train noise is a problem for you maybe you should skip this place. We found the train noise at night to be minimal and acceptable. We were told by the base police and several base employees that the RV park may be closing in September 2014, so call before you go. We would definitely stay here again. - Don Geidel
May 2019 - $48.00
We stayed at T island It is a great location. The Memorial Day weekend gets a bit rowdy but Great Lake access. - Minnefornia
Oct 2017 - $15.00
I had heard bad things about this campground because of noisy crowds and crowded conditions during the summer, however, the $15 senior rate, even for non-residents, and the fact it had full hookups for that rate caused me to give it a try for one night on my way to Yosemite. For positives, the sites were adequately spread out, and I was able to find an open site for satellite TV. Verizon signal was excellent for both voice and data. Sites and roads were paved and the place was only about 10% occupied on a weeknight. I was told that even weekends in fall and winter are not crowded because there is no swimming or water contact activities allowed on the lake during fall, winter, or spring. I came in without a reservation and basically had my pick of sites. For negatives, the power went out in the middle of the night, but it was a campground-wide event, not just my site. By the time I left at 9:00 am, the power company was already digging up and repairing the break. The biggest negative is that this place needs some grounds maintenance. There is nothing but dirt between sites--any grass or ground cover having been worn away by heavy usage. Leaves need to be raked, and trash raked and picked up. There were a lot of small things like bottle caps, smashed cans, and bits of paper and other things hiding underneath the leaves that blew around. You could tell the place had had a rough summer. However, I will still probably come back here occasionally when I am looking for a quiet place to rest for a few days. - judy_online
Sep 2016 - $15.00
This is the first time we stayed at Woodward since the "upgrades" to the RV sites. We camped on T-Island which is right on the lake. We have been camping here for 10+ years and this is the first time on the island as it didn't have full hookups before. Nice shady spots. We only camp during weekdays because of the chaos on the weekends.
Did not appreciate paying the service $8 for the privilige of making a reservation and did not appreciate the 4pm check in the hot part of the day. - JOE & DEE DEE
Oct 2018 - $29.00
The preview I read AFTER we made reservations claimed there were a lot of homeless on site. NOT SO! The park is great! Sites have FULL HOOKUPS and are clean. Campground Hosts are friendly and made sure I was happy with my site, which I was. 28 day limit. I was in town for my 40th HS reunion and reminiscing about the area I used to live. - Ridgekid
Mar 2018 - $25.00
We decided to use this park as an overnighter. The previous reviews made it sound ideal. Access to the park from I-5 is good. The road to the park is a bit narrow (no shoulder) but not a problem. Parameter roads are paved and plenty wide. Sites as asphalt with a sheltered table, fire pit and services to the left rear. All well placed. The park is very well laid out. So far so good. This place could be a ten. Now the bad. We have never felt so uncomfortable in all our years of traveling. There are so many permanents here and they appear to be destitute. Small, very old travel trailers full of junk (no tow vehicle in sight). There was an old Class A with a chair on it's roof, kids toys strewn everywhere, the hood was propped open with wires etc hanging out and the smell was disgusting. We would not walk our dog near there after one turn! There are people living out of cars. This is a scene out of Deliverance. I understand that some folks are down on their luck and need a place to stay but the Host needs to step in and get the placed cleaned up. There was also quite a bit of doggy do around. We did not see the host at all. There are no restaurants or stores within walking distance. This gem is a disaster! We paid $26.00 (inc $1.00 for the dog) and will not return. - Rollin Ollens
Nov 2017 - $27.00
We found it clean and quiet and surrounded by farms. We needed to find a good layover spot on our trips north and this is definitely going to be one of them. We found our site well set up and very usable. - Californiamini
May 2019 - $37.00
As stated in other reviews, this is a nice clean RV Park. Easy access as it is right off the 5 freeway. We stayed one night in a pull through and had plenty of room, did not have to unhitch the trailer. Sites are gravel and pretty level. There are no picnic tables or fire rings. Lots of places to eat within walking distance of the park as well as lots of gas stations to fill up before heading out again. Will definitely stay here again. - JnAVito
Apr 2019 - $24.00
This is a fine, clean, no frills place to stop. I ended up using it as a base to visit San Jose and San Francisco. I stayed in one of the front pull throughs and there are some long term residents but they were friendly. I did not have the same concerns I read about in other reviews. Patterson is a very cool town and there are a few places within walking distance of the park. There is some noise from trucks, but it wasn't bothersome. The sites are a bit close to each other. - MWM
Apr 2019 - $24.00
Been here many times and is a good park. Good power and water pressure. Nice level spots paved roads. You are quite close to you neighbors here which can make it hard to get out of your spot. I have a 43' with tow and it was tight turns for me. I would stay again. - neilontheroad