GoCampingAmerica.com | Posted November
    5th, 2014


    California Camping Guides: Gold
    Country Region


    Happy Camper Blog



    Gold Country
    is one of California’s most historic regions. Known primarily for the 1849
    Gold Rush, this area has since been turned into a quaint tourist destination,
    with sights such as the Kennedy Gold Mine, the Downieville Museum, and
    historic Downtown Auburn. Gold Country has some great campgrounds to choose
    from, so whether you prefer sleeping in an RV or a tent, you’re likely to
    find somewhere special.

    Backroad Overlook In Gold Country (Overlooking Gold Country, https://www.flickr.com/photos/goingslo/)

    Country Campground Resort

    One of the best
    facilitated campgrounds in Gold Country, this site is a good choice for any
    type of camper. The area is beautiful, surrounded by pine trees in the Sierra
    Mountain Foothills.


    Gold Country Campground
    is located close to the historic Kennedy Gold Mine. These mines were some of
    the richest producers of gold during its 50 years of


    The Gold Country
    Campground Resort has a wide range of amenities

    • Swimming Pool: Take a dip on a hot
      summer day.
    • Dog Park: Let your dogs roam free through the
      campground’s dog park.
    • Billiards Room: Those over
      eighteen can enjoy a game of billiards and darts
    • Horseshoe/ Bocce Ball: Enjoy a few games of
      horseshoe with friends or family.
    • Mini-Golf: Grab your
      putter and sink some shots in this uniquely difficult


    The campground has
    just about every type of accommodation available. Grab your tent or rent a
    luxury cottage.

    • 33 Tent Campsites: Pitch your
      tent and enjoy the simple things here. Picnic tables, fire pits, and
      restrooms with showers are available.
    • RV Sites: The
      campground features 80 RV park campsites, all designed to handle the largest
    • Motel Rooms: Those that prefer a more
      “hotel” atmosphere can stay in one of the eight motel rooms
      available. Enjoy full restrooms, TV, Wifi, and gas furnace
    • Vacation Cottage: These home-style cottages offer
      unmatched luxury and provide a true home feel. Private bedrooms, living
      rooms, fully equipped kitchen, and more are all available to those that stay
    • Cabin Rentals: Stay in one of the six rental cabins
      and enjoy a similar home feel that the cottage

    Visit http://goldcountrycampground.com/index.html
    for more information.

  mining (Pressure Mining System, https://www.flickr.com/photos/genista/)

    Auburn Gold
    Country RV Park

    A great option for families and
    young campers alike, Auburn Gold Country RV Park offers a perfect blend of
    pure nature and modern comfort.


    Found in the heart of
    Gold Country, this campsite is located close to highways 80 and 49. History
    lovers will enjoy visiting nearby Auburn, a California Historical


    campsite has some of best amenities of any campground in Gold Country. You
    are unlikely to get bored during your stay

    • Convenience Store: Forget anything at
      home? No problem, visit the convenience store and grab what you
    • Swimming Pool: Perfect on a hot day, jump in the
      pool and relax.
    • Playground: A great place to bring the
    • Fishing Pond: Grab your fishing gear and head to
      the pond.
    • Outdoor Games: Auburn Gold Country RV Park
      offers many different games.


    This campground’s
    name may be deceiving. There are many RV sites available, but those that
    prefer to sleep in a tent or cabin are welcome here as

    • Tent Site: A perfect area set amongst the
      beautiful Sierra Foothills, pitching a tent here is a great way to get closer
      to nature. Weekly rates go for $192.
    • Standard RV site:
      The basic RV parking area. Rates go for $42 a night and $252 a

      • Premium RV site: Offering 20/30/50 amps, this site
        offers more than the standard. Rates go from $49 a day to $294 a
      • Rental Cabin Unit: Suited for three people, these
        cabins provide a comfortable stay with heating and
      • Six-person Cabin Rental: These cabins provide more
        room, including a second story walk up

    Visit http://www.auburnrvpark.com/
    for more information.