Campfire Ghost Stories

campfire ghost storiesScare Them 'Til They Drop Their S'mores

At camp, dinner's done, but the fire still glows. Evening has turned to night and the circle of campers gathers close to the warm flames. Outside the circle, deep shadows extend into the forest. The conversation slows, and someone says, "Have you heard the story of the girl who stood on the grave?"





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King Fire Fully Contained

king-fireWe're grateful to report the King Fire was declared fully contained on October 9 and that the Coloma Valley was untouched. Here at American River Resort, we experienced no adverse effects from the King Fire except for some smoke that blanketed the area a couple of nights.







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5 Tips for Storing Camping Gear

store-camping-gearImagine your first camping trip of 2015. You've booked your favorite site at American River Resort. Winter is finally gone, and the kids are excited for camp. A day ahead, you start pulling out the gear to check it and make inventory. Wait, what's that awful smell?









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Fall Camping at ARR

Fall Camping at American River Resort in Coloma5 Reasons to Love After-summer Camping at ARR

Summer will soon fade to Fall bringing many reasons for booking a fun seasons-changing stay at ARR. With school in session, families enjoy Fall weekend camping. And kids love the autumn outdoors. Don't deprive yourself of last-chance camping before the long winter sets in!



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American River Conservancy Hikes

ARR recommends hikes and programs sponsored by American River Conservancy. See what's happening in March.

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Passport Weekend Accommodations

ARR has the perfect accomodations for your 2014 Passport Weekend wine tour.

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The River Flows!

January 2014 News: The American River has plenty of water through the Summer. Make your camping, RV and cabin reservations now.

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New Gift Certificates

Happy Holidays from American River Resort! NEW: GIFT CERTIFICATES!

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November 2013 News

Holiday Season special pricing for cabins and RVs. Benefits of booking your 2014 camping trips now! Christmas in Coloma: avoid parking hassles by staying at ARR.

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August News

ARR's August Newsletter: Summer Flings, American River Music Festival, California History Field Trips, Coloma Gold Rush Live, new camp recipe and game.

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River Tunes 2013

2013 River Tunes at American River ResortRiver Tunes 2013 at American River Resort! See photos and a video of highlights at this year's River Tunes music camp.

 

  

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ARR Newsletter June 2013

American River Resort fishing in the fish pondJune 2013 American River Resort Newsletter - Summer camping is in full swing. Find out how to stay one night FREE this Summer. We have a new ad in Summer Sunsational magazine. Style Magazine has selected ARR as one of "Style's Favorite Places to Pitch a Tent." Skin the Marshmallow game, plus an easy recipe for Campfire Tequila Lime Chicken.

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Style Selects ARR as Favorite

Style Magazine April 2013Style Magazine has named American River Resort as one of "Style's Favorite Places to Pitch a Tent."

The April 2013 Style issue also features American River Resort cabins. We're delighted at Style's use of the word "glamping" to describe what it is to stay in our cabins. Read more to find out what the word means.

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ARR Newsletter March 2013

Make American River Resort your base camp for adventureMarch 2013 American River Resort Newsletter - Make American River Resort your base camp for adventure, and discover all there is to do and see in El Dorado County. Passport Weekend, the most anticipated wine event in the region. Safety and fun go hand in hand. Game "This Is a Spoon" and recipes for eggs 3 ways.

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