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49er RV Ranch

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Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed here to check out area including Yosemite NP. A bit far for that (70miles) away but we made it work. Did close to 300 miles when done. Area full of 49r gold history and markers as well as the town of Columbia which is original. Would stay again.

Thank Mark S
Turlock, California
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to camp full hook ups & great hospitality! Most of the people that work here also live here very clean environment. I'm looking forward to going back soon! Most of the RV sites are in the shade! Every morning the hospitality house has free coffee or hot chocolate. Also a great country store there to...

Thank Amy M
Reviewed 19 August 2016

The people staying next to us on one side with a bunch of super polite sweet kids, their dogs, and a family of Adults were ironically not the problem with our stay. The problem was with a long-term resident (suspected as there were cobwebs under all the tires) watched TV 24-7, loudly, and bless their hearts, were coughing loudly as...

Thank Sheri H
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 July 2016

We had 3 nights here in July 2016. Having collected the RV in San Fransico , this was our first stop. From the first the staff where brilliant. Very friendly and helpful with onward reservations and local attractions. There was morning coffee laid on by the site where you could chat with staff and other campers, through to an evening...

Thank 811hbd
Mt. Shasta, Ca.
Reviewed 27 June 2016

I was put in charge to choose an RV park for our recent trip to the Gold Country. There were not many choices in the area where we were staying and by chance, I happened upon the 49er RV Ranch. I reserved our sites several months in advance. We were a party of 2 travel trailers (27 and 24 ft....

Antioch, California
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 3 days, the staff and park are very accommodating and really know how to make you feel at home. It was a packed weekend and they found room for us. They do all sorts of things to make you feel welcome. Friday night hot dog feed so you don't have to worry about cooking that first...

1Thank castuckinak
Telford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

We only spent a night here but it was a really nice place. The staff are very nice and helpful. We arrived late and there was somebody who came out to meet us and help us into our site. The site had full hook up and very good wifi. The sites were big and spacious with a bench and table...

1Thank Glen C
Martinez, California
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Absolutely peaceful! Beautiful setting with spacious sites. The staff were so nice and helpful! Our dog Max loved the dog park too! We will definitely be coming back with the grandkids to take advantage of the gold panning!

1Thank Hope_Gunter
Roseville, California
Reviewed 26 March 2016

Stayed here in a travel trailer, all sites full hookup. Staff very friendly, sites a little tight. Quiet setting and very clean. There are Perm Trailers on site but away from campers. Would stay Again

1Thank AzoresWolf
Hanford, California
Reviewed 8 September 2015 via mobile

My wife and I loved our stay, full hook ups, wi-fi and cable TV. Park is very clean and quite, sites are level and semi spacious. Little store for any needs, fenced in pet area. Close to attractions, we will be back. They have group sites and bathroom plus kitchen facilities

Thank Tim Y

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The oldest campground in California. In 1852 serving gold rush covered wagons. Today, RV visitors to Columbia State Historic Park, a preserved living gold rush town and gateway to California’s historic Gold Rush. Between Sacramento, Yosemite & Lake Tahoe. Full RV service with Old Ranch Hospitality. Home base for: gold prospecting, stagecoach 7 steam train rides, antiquing, live theaters, dining, golfing, fishing, water & snow skiing. Relax in the peaceful history of this exceptional full service campground. ... more   less 

Additional Information about 49er RV Ranch

Address: 23223 Italian Bar Rd, PO Box 569, Columbia, CA 95310-9751
Region: United States > California > Columbia
Price Range: $34 - $66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 45
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“Site 55 and 56 are very nice esp if camping with another trailer.”
AzoresWolf, 26 Mar 2016 | Read review
“They will take as little as $26 a night so negotiate, or go down the street!”
md736, 27 May 2014 | Read review
“The area shaped as a court. If a light sleeper, pick the left side”
mandrc2013, 15 Oct 2013 | Read review
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