We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Nice example of old growth oaks

This state park is in"my backyard" (about 6 miles away) so we bicycle here often. It is well shaded... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2013
Ripon, California
Beautiful Place to camp with family

Loved the walking trails, the drive-up camp sites and the beauty of the whole park. The park ranger... read more

Reviewed May 14, 2013
Tracy, California
Read all 25 reviews
All photos (13)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good36%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
28000 S Austin Rd, Ripon, CA 95366-9527
Improve This Listing
Reviews (25)
There are newer reviews for Caswell Memorial State Park
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
25 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews the river great place to go early in the morning swimming camping fishing mosquitoes picnic state cows
Updating list...
21 - 25 of 25 reviews
Reviewed August 4, 2013

We spent 5 days loved it. We are both 70, everything close and convenient. Bathrooms very clean and equipt. Showers clean and hot 4 quarters. Swimming and fishing hard to get to down hill but we mde it not to swim just fish never got...More

Date of experience: August 2013
4  Thank Marie T
Reviewed August 3, 2013

This state park is in"my backyard" (about 6 miles away) so we bicycle here often. It is well shaded by natural old growth valley oaks and river birch. The river beaches are nice and generally kept clean. It is a popular rafting take-out spot.

Date of experience: July 2013
2  Thank fiftys0mething
Reviewed May 14, 2013

Loved the walking trails, the drive-up camp sites and the beauty of the whole park. The park ranger was friendly, the sites were spacious enough,and there was minimal noise after hours...a gem not far from home.

2  Thank AquarianKids
Reviewed October 5, 2012

We camped here in July as it was the only worthy state park near where we needed to go, a long ways from our home. We researched it ahead of time and ignored any negative reviews. Glad we did! We truly enjoyed it! It was...More

Date of experience: July 2012
5  Thank truckincamper
Reviewed June 14, 2012

The place is so run down, most patches of grass gone, dirty, not kept up. I can't imagine camping there, especially in the summer when it's in the 100's. There are much better places to visit.

Date of experience: June 2012
8  Thank DaveTurlock_ca
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 2 nearby hotels
La Quinta Inn & Suites Manteca - Ripon
168 reviews
7.04 km away
Hampton Inn & Suites Modesto-Salida
359 reviews
9.20 km away
La Quinta Inn & Suites Modesto Salida
246 reviews
9.28 km away
Fairfield Inn & Suites Modesto Salida
118 reviews
9.54 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 48 nearby restaurants
Pizza Plus
69 reviews
6.77 km away
Ripon Roadhouse
63 reviews
6.87 km away
Canal Street Grill
119 reviews
6.68 km away
My Garden Cafe
41 reviews
6.09 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 7 nearby attractions
San Joaquin River National Wildlife Refuge
7 reviews
9.90 km away
Bass Pro Shop
175 reviews
9.95 km away
Denise’s Farmers Market
23 reviews
13.13 km away
Dell’Osso Family Farms
22 reviews
14.65 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
May 22, 2017|
Response from SparkydogEscondidoCA | Reviewed this property |
I have no experience with this part of the park.
September 15, 2016|
Response from poisionapple | Reviewed this property |
You can make them online through the government website. Just search for the parks name and click in the link that ends in gov