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Woodward Reservoir

Oakdale, CA
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Ranked #3 of 7 attractions in Oakdale
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Most recent review
- Mar 4, 2014
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English first
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36 reviews 36 reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Used to be a nice lake to go too, now with the gangs and problems most local people wont go out there anymore.........weekends are terrible because one person thinks that everyone want to listen to their brand of music played through a cheap radio at full volume....I had one group of people steal the boards off our fence a few... More

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Oakdale, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Great place to send a day, or camp for however long you wish.Easy access to the water, fun time for the family.

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Oakdale, California, United States
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31 reviews 31 reviews
20 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

I have heard many times that people like Woodward Reservoir more than Modesto Lake (wherever that is). Since I live on the same road as Woodward, I used to go out there all the time when it was free. And haven't been there in a while, but driving by on the way to Jackson I know it's a beautiful park,... More

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38 reviews 38 reviews
9 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

We went horseback riding out at this reservoir and had a good time despite the crowds. Every campsite was full and there seemed to be a lot of people, even though we were there at 7am. Trails are gravel, which can make it tough for horses but great for driving your vehicle right up to your campsite. Not very scenic,... More

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Chipping Campden, England, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

I spent last night camping. It was the dirtiest site that I have been in. The toilets were so disgusting that they were unusable. The campers were noisy with car alarms going off in the night. I really did feel uncomfortable there. The only redeeming feature was the pleasant staff at check in. You certainly do get what you pay... More

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Oakdale, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

Woodward has fireworks on 4th of July. It is too crowded. Too ex-pensive and the day rate has also gone up. I am older now, so I do not enjoy going as much as I did when I was younger. I am sure some people are glad it is so close to home.

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