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Reservation Rules
Reservations are accepted by phone or by clicking on the link to the right that says "CLICK HERE FOR ANNUAL PERMITS OR TO MAKE YOUR RESERVATION TODAY!"   Reservations are accepted up to one (1) year, but no less than two (2) days in advance of the indicated date of arrival.  All reservations must be paid in full at the time the reservation is made.  The Reservation Office located in the Visitor Center is open Monday-Friday, 8am - 4pm (closed for lunch 12-1) and can be reached at 209-852-2396, ext. 3. Our lines are currently experiencing high call volumes. It is recommended to email for assistance and someone from Customer Service will get back to you as soon as possible.

RV hookup campsites have water, sewer and electricity (30 amp RV plus 2 standard 20 amp 120V outlets) hookups, paved parking pad, table and barbecue/fire ring at each site, plus hot showers in developed restrooms. Except hookup at the Blue Oaks Campground which does not offer sewer hookup. Regular campsites have paved parking pads, picnic tables, food lockers, barbecue/fire ring at each site, plus access to potable water and hot showers in designated restrooms. RV units that are self contained may use regular campsites. Each campground has a sewage dump station.

 Pet Rules
Pets are NOT ALLOWED IN DEVELOPED CAMPGROUNDS unless they are a Service Animal under the immediate control of the disabled person. Campers may have pets in undeveloped/boat-in camp areas only (see navigational map in boating section).

CHANGE OF DATE/SITE: Contact the reservation office at least 24 hours in advance of your current scheduled date of arrival. Your new date of arrival must be at least two days (2) from the date you call. A $12.00 Change fee (plus any additional fees due to nightly/weekly rate increases) will be charged per campsite.

CANCELLATION POLICY: Cancellations must be made by phone, Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. & 1p.m. to 4 p.m., at least 7 days prior to the arrival date to request a Refund - less a $12.00 refund fee (per site) and a $10.00 reservation fee (per site). A Voucher may be requested less a $10.00 reservation fee (per site). Cancellations received less then 7 days in advance will only be eligible for a Voucher, less the $10.00 (per site) reservation fee . You must give at least a 24-hour notice and cancellations must be made by the person named on the reservation.

 Check-In / Check-out: Check-out time is 11 am. Check-in time is 4 pm.

 Minimums and Maximums
Reservations must be made at least 2 days in advance of the arrival date and no more than 1 year in advance of the arrival date.  A minimum stay of two(2) consecutive nights is required to make a reservation per campsite. On holiday weekends, a three(3) night minimum stay is required. Maximum length of stay in campground between 5/1 - 9/30 is 14 consecutive nights(2 weeks). Maximum length of stay in campground between 10/1 - 4/30 is 3 months consecutive stay. The campground must then be vacated for 48 hours before returning to it.

For more information, call: 209-852-2396, ext. 3 or email  

Water from Don Pedro Lake is primarily used for irrigating the farm land that falls within the Turlock Irrigation District and Modesto Irrigation District boundaries. It is also used for power generation, and adds to the drinking water supply for City of Modesto. Don Pedro Dam also provides flood control for California’s Central Valley.