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88 Reviews of 20 Alta Campgrounds

PThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Jan. 2, 2022

Lovely view of river

The park is a little more “stack and pack” than we like, but the view of the river made up for it. Nice park to spend the holidays.

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Month of VisitJanuary
Randy J.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Dec. 31, 2021

Winter in Coloma

Beautiful campground along the American River in Coloma CA. The campground contains both on river and off river sites. You can literally backup to the rivers edge in the on river sites. On river is water and electric only. Full hookups off river. This is our 2nd December in a row staying…

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Month of VisitJanuary
PThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Dec. 14, 2021

Beautiful area

Very nice campground, but cell coverage is nonexistent outside of one small area.

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Month of VisitJanuary
Chuck P.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Nov. 23, 2021

A nice pre-thanksgiving getaway

Beautiful fall surroundings right adjacent to the South Fork of the American River. Easy walk or car ride to numerous hiking trails. Looks like the perfect place to catch some white water rafting next summer. Restroom / Shower facilities finishes are a little dated but clean, well maintained and…

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Month of VisitDecember
Rishi  B.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Nov. 3, 2021

Camp directly on the lake

Great place to camp!!! They have a convenience store that is walkable distance to get supplies, food, candy from.

You should reserve a spot right on the lake. If you have a boat you can anchor it right in front.

Nice places to swim, fish, and jump off docs

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Month of VisitAugust
BRIAN O.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Oct. 12, 2021

Nice spot along the river

Stayed one night and pitched our tent along side the American River. The spots were a little spread out, so night time was a little too quiet. Our site was next to the raft launch/pickup, so there were a couple of groups picked up during the day. Bathrooms were average and the site was…

  • semi-paved spot for vehicle parking
  • calm part of the river
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Month of VisitOctober
Katie B.
Reviewed Sep. 14, 2021

Great family atmosphere

We loved the Coloma Campground. There were lots of amenities, group areas, large grass are by the river, lots of trails, cabins, a short walk across the bridge to the gold rush park and a great little restaurant for coffee and small plates.

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Month of VisitAugust
Jason G.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Aug. 12, 2021

Everything you need

Definitely a great stay, big space, plenty of clean bathrooms, great camp store, and great hikes without having to leave the campground.

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Month of VisitSeptember
Theron W.
Reviewed Jul. 16, 2021

Great

This is so great plz stop and check it out

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Month of VisitAugust
KThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Jul. 13, 2021

Very friendly & Improved

I went with our 2 grandsons and daughter. Last minute book on 106d super hot day. The place was great and. The pool a lifesaver. This was an old. Koa. Yes lots of longtermers, but clean and super nice. People lent us there floaties and even offered to get us drinks!. Bathroom s still need…

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Month of VisitAugust
TThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Jul. 9, 2021

Coyote Group Camp

• Large croup camp site with lots of flat places to pitch a tent. • Clean pit toilets. • 3x Bear food and 4x trash/recycling bins. • 2 (or 3?) water spigots • 4 big picnic tables • Some shade • Uneven terrain around sites and lots of fallen trees • Lots of parking, including triller/RV parking.…

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Month of VisitJune
RThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Jul. 8, 2021

Easy in and out

This was my first camp out spot ever. I called ahead and made sure they would be okay with me sleeping in my Outback. They said it would be okay as long as I had the gear to sleep outside in a tent as well. The place was quiet and we had no issues. I just suggest getting there early enough so you…

Maria O.
Reviewed Jun. 30, 2021

Beautiful Campground

Very nice and beautiful campground but can be expensive. The sites are very close to each other but they are spacious. It’s nice to to wake up to the sound of the river and birds singing. This campground is ideal for families and small kids.

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Month of VisitApril
Indigo H.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Jun. 28, 2021

Isolation At Last

My girlfriend and I took the kids out in our rigs to find a nice place to camp where we could be in peace from the usual bustle of summer camp traffic. We picked Faucherie as our destination and hit the trails in hopes of finding a spot.

Portions of the trail got a bit rough, but manageable with…

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Month of VisitJuly
jesus R.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Jun. 16, 2021

Nice experience

Took my wife here for her first backpacking trip. Was over all a great experience. Went at the end of June . The lake is shallow in some areas with white sand . It got a bit windy at night and the mosquitoes were gone by the morning but mosquitoes do love hanging out by the water. Cool spot to stay…

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Month of VisitJuly

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