Schooner Gulch Area Camping

Mendocino County

Manchester State Park Camping


  • 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


  • 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 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.

Manchester State Park campground, Mendocino County, CA

The best campsites at Manchester State Park 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

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

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)

Gualala Point Regional Park Camping


42401 Highway 1, Gualala, CA
(707) 785-2377
Operated by Sonoma County Parks

Park Hours and Fees

Summer: 6 AM to sunset, winter: 8 AM to sunset
Day-use fee: $7

Campground Facilities

  • 19 campsites for RVs or tents
  • 6 Walk-in and Hiker/Bicyclist tent only sites
  • Situated along the Gualala River among redwoods
  • Restrooms, coin-operated shower
  • Electric outlets in restrooms
  • No RV hook-ups
  • Extra vehicle parking

Campsite Amenities

  • Picnic table, food locker, fire ring
  • Cleared space for tent


  • Parking and restrooms
  • Campsites

Fees and Reservations

Fee: $32 per night for standard and walk-in sites. Sonoma County residents and those with permanent disabilities may be eligible for discounted rates.
Camping fee includes one vehicle and one tow per site. Additional vehicles, $7 if space allows.
Hiker/Bicyclist Sites: $5 per person (first come, first served)
Dogs: $2 per night
Reservations: Sonoma County Parks Reservations

Camping at Van Damme State Park


  • 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, kayak tours
  • Hiking trails through Fern Canyon and Pygmy Forest


  • Campsites, picnic area
  • Parking, restrooms

Campsite Features

  • Table. food lockers, fire ring
  • Most sites take RVs 21'-27', some 35'; no hook-ups

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 Damme State Park Campground Reservations
or call (800) 444-PARK (7275) between 8 AM and 6 PM

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