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Ponderosa RV Resort

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7 Reviews

About This Campground

Thousand Trails

Located in the beautiful foothills of the Sierras, Ponderosa RV Camping is ideally situated on the South Fork of the American River, the most popular whitewater river in the western United States. Rafting, kayaking, fishing, swimming, gold panning and sunbathing are favorite pastimes for…

Access

  • Drive-In
    Park next to your site
  • Boat-In
    Sites accessible by watercraft.

Stay Connected

  • WiFi
    Good
  • Verizon
    Good
  • AT&T
    Good
  • T-Mobile
    Unknown

Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • RV Sites
  • Standard (Tent/RV)
  • Cabins

Features

For Campers

  • ADA Access
  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Phone Service
  • Reservable
  • WiFi
  • Showers
  • Drinking Water
  • Electric Hookups
  • Toilets
  • Alcohol
  • Pets
  • Fires

For Vehicles

  • Sanitary Dump
  • Sewer Hookups
  • Water Hookups
  • Pull-Through Sites
  • Big Rig Friendly

Reviews

7 Reviews of Ponderosa RV Resort

Ratings Breakdown

  • 1
  • 1
  • 1
  • 3
  • 1
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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SiteE21
Month of VisitJanuary
Theron W.
Reviewed Jul. 16, 2021

Great

This is so great plz stop and check it out

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SiteF11
Month of VisitAugust
Angela C.
Reviewed Jun. 15, 2021

Mean people suck!

We checked in and had reservations but it’s a first come first serve sites! They have different sections that cost more… the closer you are to the river, the more it will cost. It ranges from $5 to $20 bucks more a night.They say NO saving sites but people do and if your new to the campground it’s…

  • recreation room
  • River
  • beach area
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Sitefirst H5 at $5 extra a day to H4 $10 extra
Month of VisitJuly

Location

Ponderosa RV Resort is located in California

Directions

From Highway 50 (Big Rig-Friendly Option): Shingle Springs lies between Cameron Park and Placerville. Take Ponderosa Road (Exit 37), head North, right turn on North Shingle Rd, North Shingle Rd turns into Lotus Rd, left on Highway 49. Cross bridge, 1st driveway on right. From Interstate 80 (approximately 18 miles): Highway 49 to Exit 119-B, South on Highway 49. Ponderosa is on the left just before Coloma. The resort entrance requires a wide turn into the parking lot.

Address

7291 State Highway 49
Lotus, CA 95651

Coordinates

38.80900002 N
120.90364782 W

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