Manchester Beach Camping

Mendocino County

Manchester State Park Camping

Location

  • 44500 Kinney Road off Highway 1, ½ mile north of Manchester, CA
  • Open 6:00 AM to sunset
  • (707) 882-2463
  • Recommended that you call to confirm campground is open during winter months.

Campground Facilities

  • 40 family campsites
  • Walk-in 1 mile to 8 environmental campsites
  • Group campsite for from 9 to 40 people
  • Hike and Bike site
  • Restrooms, dump station
  • Amphitheater

Accessibility

  • No designated accessible campsites
  • Parking, restrooms

Campsite Features

  • Table and fire ring
  • Trailers up to 22', RVs to 30'
  • No hook-ups
  • No water at environmental sites

Reservations and Fees

  $25 for standard sites
  $25 for environmental sites
  $100 for group site
Online Reservations at ReserveCalifornia:
Manchester State Park Group Campground Reservations
or call (800) 444-PARK (7275) between 8 AM and 6 PM

Regulations (partial list)

  1. No dogs on beach or trails or fire roads.
  2. Dogs in campground must be attended and on leash.
  3. Underwater features protected.
  4. Alcohol and glass containers are not permitted outside campsites.




map of Manchester State Park campground, Mendocino County, CA

Manchester Beach Camping

The campground at Manchester State Park is set about one-half mile back from the beach, giving it some protection from the wind that often is blowing hard. Some of the sites nearest to Kinney Road are rather exposed, but others back among the cypress trees and have more shade. Manchester is known as a quiet campground.

The environmental campsites are 1.1 miles from the parking lot at the main campground. There is no water available there.

Manchester State Park campground, Mendocino County, CA

The best campsites at Manchester are back among the trees.


Manchester Beach KOA Campground

44300 Kinney Road, Manchester, CA
Adjacent to the Manchester State Park campground

Campground Amenities

  • Pool, hot tub
  • Pavilion, game arcade room
  • Bike Rentals
  • WiFi (fee)
  • Disc golf course, Bocce ball courts
  • Sandy volleyball court
  • Kabins, kottages and lodges

Campsite Features

  • 135 tent and RV sites
  • Variety of hook-ups available
  • 50 Max amp
  • 65' maximum length
  • Cable TV

Rates and Reservations

Rates: $$
Reservations: (800) 562-4188
Manchester Beach KOA

Nearby RV Parks


Caspar Beach RV Park & Campground

14441 Point Cabrillo Drive, Mendocino, CA
Caspar Beach RV Park & Campground
RV Park Amenities: Store, arcade, ocean views, WiFi
RV Sites: Up to 50' RVs, cable TV, full hook-ups, fire ring
Tent Sites: Fire ring, picnic table, restrooms and showers, laundry, some sites with power, water and WiFi
Rates: $$
Reservations: (707) 964-3306

Pomo RV Park & Campground

17999 Tregoning Lane, Fort Bragg, CA
Pomo RV Park & Campground
RV Park Amenities: Group meeting room with solarium, store, horseshoes, fish cleaning station, dump station, playing field, restrooms, showers and laundry, tent sites
Campsites: Full hook-ups, Cable TV, WiFi, picnic table, fire ring
Rates: $$
Reservations: (707) 964-3373

Anchor Bay Campground

Anchor Bay, south of Point Arena
Anchor Bay Campground
RV Park Amenities: Restrooms, hot showers (coin operated), dump station, fish cleaning house, dive gear wash area, recreation area, small store
Campsites: 30 overnight sites, 9 in the woods, 21 at or on the beach, picnic tables, fire pit, most with water hook-ups, WiFi, electric hook-up sites available,
Rates: $$
Reservations: (707) 884-4222 (between 9 AM and 5 PM)






Camping at Van Damme State Park

Location

  • Highway 1, three miles south of Mendocino, CA; 27 miles north of Manchester Beach
  • Open 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM (10 PM in summer)
  • Visitor Center (seasonal) (707) 937-4016,
    District Office (707) 937-5804
  • Day-use fees: $8

Campground Facilities

  • 69 family campsites, 5 tent-only sites
  • Group campsite for from 9 to 40 people
  • Hike and Bike site, En-route camping
  • Restrooms, showers
  • Dump station
  • Amphitheater

Park Features

  • Visitor Center
  • Day-use area at beach
  • Hiking trails through Fern Canyon and Pygmy Forest
  • Kayak tours

Accessibility

  • Campsites, picnic area
  • Parking, restrooms

Campsite Features

  • Table and fire ring
  • Most sites take RVs 21'-27', some 35'
  • No hook-ups
  • Food lockers

Reservations and Fees

  $35 for standard sites
  $35 for en-route primitive sites
  $25 for environmental sites
  $160 for group site
  $5 for Hike & Bike sites
Reservations available March 21 to August 31, otherwise first come, first served.
Online Reservations at ReserveCalifornia:
Van Dammer State Park Campground Reservations
or call (800) 444-PARK (7275) between 8 AM and 6 PM

Regulations (partial list)

  1. No dogs on beach.
  2. Dogs in campground must be attended and on leash.
  3. Underwater features protected.
  4. Alcohol and glass containers are not permitted outside campsites.


Gualala River Redwood Park

46001 Gualala Road, Gualala, CA
Gualala River Redwood Park

Park Amenities: Among the redwoods along the Gualala River, private beach on river, store, fish and abalone cleaning station, group picnic area, outdoor games, playground, restrooms, showers, laundry
Campsites: 92 sites for tents or RVs, picnic table, fire ring, 30 amp, water spigot
Rates: $$
Reservations: (707) 884-3533


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