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Upper Ranch

(4x4 recreation); two campgrounds, Sycamore and the Obstacle Course. Each campground accommodates about 60 people.

Sycamore Camp Ammenities
- free showers
- flushing toilets
- fire pits

Obstacle Course Camp Ammenities
- flushing toilets
- NO showers
- NO fire pits. Ground fires are not allowed.

 

Lower Ranch

(motorcycle and atv recreation)

Four campgrounds – Walnut, Lodge, Bee, and Madrone - Ammenities
- free showers
- flushing toilets
- fire pits

 

Radio Ridge is also available for camping but does NOT have showers or fire pits (ground fires are not allowed).

 

 

Hudner Ranch

(4x4 recreation) has two remote campsites, Hudner Pass and Ohlone. Each campsite is located in a private setting with spectacular views and is for tent camping only. Both sites have picnic tables, shade ramadas, pit toilets and fire rings available for seasonal use. Propane stoves are always allowed but wood and charcoal fires must be approved when you register and are only allowed during low fire danger periods. Hudner Pass Campsite capacity is 16 people and 2 vehicles. Ohlone Outpost Campsite capacity is 8 people and 2 vehicles.

 

*Reservations are required for camping at Hudner Ranch, and is by approval only; call first to make arrangements 831-637-3874.

 

 

Basic Camping Information

  • FEES – Camping is $10 per night per vehicle.
  • FIRST-COME, FIRST-SERVE – No reservations are required. There are no designated camping spaces. If there is no space, you will be issued a refund from the kiosk when you exit the park. To hold a campsite, it must be reserved or occupied. (The exception is the two remote campsites in Hudner Ranch. Reservations are required at (831) 637-3874.)
  • FIRES are permitted in state provided fire rings. No ground fires allowed. You must provide your own fire ring if camping at Radio Ridge in the Lower Ranch, or the Obstacle Course Camp in the Upper Ranch. This is necessary to prevent disastrous fires. Portable stoves may be used in designated areas. It is the responsibility of every visitor to use extreme caution with any burning materials, including tobacco.  Campfires are not allowed in Hudner Ranch during fire season (summer & fall).
  • CHECKOUT is 12pm.
  • MAXIMUM STAY is 15 days. You cannot exceed 30 days within a one year period.
  • PARK STORE is located in Lodge Campground and offers basic camping and riding supplies. The closest town with amenities is Hollister, located about 4 miles north of the park.
  • CELL SERVICE is minimal at best. There is free parks WiFi in the Lower Ranch campgrounds.

 

*Please Note* 

  • There are no trails connecting the Lower Ranch and the Upper Ranch.
  • Due to State required water conservation mandates, showers may or may not be available. Call first for current updates.

 

RV’s & Trailers

  • No hook-ups are available in the campgrounds.
  • Generators are allowed between the hours of 10am and 8pm.

 
Accessibility

Three of the campgrounds in the Lower Ranch--Lodge, Bee and Madrone--have two campsites each reserved for campers with accessibility needs. Walnut camp in the Lower Ranch and Sycamore Camp in the Upper Ranch, also have showers and restrooms with accessibility features. Campers with disabilities should contact the park office to inquire about current site availability and accessible park features to determine if they meet their specific needs.