• Family Camping

    Families love our clean campsites and bathrooms, free hot showers, river access, swimming pool and spectacular scenery. You supply the tents, the frisbees and all the outdoor family fun that makes the best memories! Read More
  • Riverside Sites

    Nothing beats camping by a river! Wading, fishing, picnicking, watching rafters run the rapids. Fall asleep to river sounds. The power and beauty of the American River makes camping here an experience! Read More
  • Group Camping

    Group campsites that hold up to 150 people. Family reunions, scouting groups, clubs, schools, churches, groups of friends, annual retreats. Lots of room for gatherings and activities. Plus hot showers and a group kitchen! Read More
  • Riverside Cabins

    Cozy beds, modern kitchens & baths, comfy seating areas and decks with barbecues. ARR's private classy cabins are topnotch. And with The American River flowing past, believe us, you won't want to leave. Read More
  • RVers Love Us!

    RVers get full campsites at American River Resort. Not just slots with hookups. Here you get a picnic table and fire pit plus room to enjoy company. Easy in and out. Free hot showers. RVers LOVE it here! Read More
  • Local Attractions

    In the heart of the Motherlode it's never boring! Historical sites, gold panning, whitewater rafting, horseback riding, hiking, music festivals, wineries, restaurants, natural wonders! A whole mix of adventures! Read More
  • Weddings Fantastic

    Weddings at American River Resort are spectacular! Get married with the gorgeous American River as dramatic backdrop. Or choose the pond, the meadow or our Events Center. Your day will be amazing and unforgettable. Read More
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Live River Cam

View our live video stream of Troublemaker rapid! See the beauty and power of The South Fork American River as it flows through American River Resort. Take control of the camera for tilt, pan and zoom. What will you see?

Troublemaker Live!

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American River Resort camping for families, couples, groups

Do you have memories of camping with your family as a kid? At ARR, the Great American Camping Tradition is alive and well!

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American River Resort has 6 modern cabins

Every season is beautiful at ARR. Our cabins provide romantic getaways, relaxing retreats, or an adventurous alternative to boring hotel rooms.

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American River Resort RV camping

RV campers return often to the places that treat them best. American River Resort gets high marks from our RV guests.

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American River Resort Happy Camper Special

American River Resort - Group Camping Special

  • Family Camping on a Budget
  • 2015 Tent Camping Opens March 19
  • Happy Camper Special 10% Off

Family camping on a budgetFollow these tips for saving money on family camping. Includes ideas for equipment, food and more.

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American River Resort 2015 tent camping season opens March 19American River Resort's 2015 tent camping season opens March 19 for weekends only. Weekday camping starts April 15.

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Happy Camper SpecialBook two or more weekdays, get 10% off. Add two or more weekdays to a weekend, get 10% off your entire stay.

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