Camp at Bodega Dunes Campground

Rate this Adventure San Francisco Bodega Dunes

  • Activities:

    Chillin, Camping, Hiking

  • Skill Level:

    Beginner

  • Season:

    Spring

Adult Beverages
Bathrooms
Beach
Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Food Nearby
Forest
Groups
Romantic
Scenic

This is an amazing getaway camping trip 1 hour and 20 minutes from San Francisco.

These kind of getaways shouldn't be planned many weeks before the trip. So we didn't booked a campground. And from this experience we learn that you don't have to reserve a campground. Just go there - don't panic when you see campground is full sign in the entrance. There are always available spots in there.

This is great getaway. Don't plan, just leave the city! The campground is not actually on the beach next to the ocean. But from entrance of the park, if you follow the road for 10 minutes from the campground (I totally recommend driving there), you are going to arrive the beautiful ocean. Restrooms are so clean. There is hot water and nice showers.

GPS coordinates for Bodega Dunes Campground: 38.344798, -123.052447

Pack List

  • Campground Reservation (just in case)
  • Tent
  • Sleeping bag
  • Sleeping pad
  • Camp Stove
  • Wood (buy local or at the campground)
  • Matches
  • Food
  • Water
Read More

Reviews

Overall rating:  Rate this Adventure

Leave a Review

Have you done this adventure? Leave a review!

Are we missing something? Suggest an edit

Nearby Adventures

Hike to Black Mountain and Stevens Creek Canyon

San Francisco / Monte Bello Open Space Preserve Parking Lot

This hike can be done during any season, but for the creek to be running and for more comfortable temperatures, it is best to go on a cool winter or spring day.

35 Saves

Hike the Steep Ravine and Bootjack Trails Loop

San Francisco / Bootjack Campground

This hike is best done in the winter and spring in order for the creeks and waterfalls to be flowing. Park at the Bootjack Campground in Mount Tamalpais State Park.

36 Saves

Hike the Arastradero Preserve Loop

San Francisco / Arastradero Preserve

Getting There: From Hwy 280, take the Page Mill Road exit and head West on Page Mill Road, away from Downtown Palo Alto (if you're taking 101, exit on Oregon Expressway).

30 Saves