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Schoolhouse Campground

12600 River Rd., Guerneville, CA
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Sequim, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015 via mobile

This is a great place to camp if you are in russian river valley area and want a quiet, wooded area with clean facilities and access to river and central spot to explore. For 3 years now, we have taken a road trip through a different part of north CA wine country. So this is from an out of state... More 

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

This review is only for day use--I didn't stay over night with that being said this was a lovely campground. The staff was very kind and helpful-they recommended the Korbel Deli and it was delicious! It's $5 a person for parking for the day which includes use of the Russian River and restrooms. This is the recommended parking for SUP... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015 via mobile

Fantastic location. Russian River wine region. Gourmet foods. River activities close by Very friendly helpful host. Clean well maintained campground. Picnic tables, cheap firewood, Hot showers. Would recommend for families large and small.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

The Schoolhouse Family are a #1 recommendation in our book! A clean campground, pleasant, friendly, accommodating owners, a place to wash dishes, spotless bathrooms, etc etc etc make this place an ABSOLUTE for anyone camping in this area. Schoolhouse also has private beach access to the Russian River. We asked Chris (the owner) about tubing and not only did he... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

If you're camping as a couple and want a romantic, secluded spot in a beautiful setting, site #30 is called the honeymoon site due to several marriage ceremonies held there, but it should be due to the awesome atmosphere. It is the last site at the end of the wooded canyon. One of our best campsites ever! (photo below) Chris... More 

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North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014 via mobile

This campground is basically for tents...it's rustic, but that doesn't mean you can't maneuver your small rig in (we have an Aliner pop up) but there is little in the way of prepping sites - v few with elec. and it is 15 amp. It's v clean, you are in the woods, but I would recommend moving on if there... More 

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San Mateo, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

The bathrooms were so nice & clean, with handsoap provided, just don't forget your towel! And a shower option available, too. Each site is clean, there were NO bits of trash nor cigarette butts to detract from your experience. The river access was breath taking and peaceful. I got to go swimming my dog, and rest on the bank in... More 

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Sunnyvale, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

I camped at Schoolhouse canyon with my three kids in lot 7. Campground was very clean and well organized. Chris was a great host. Private beach is amazing. All in all, great camping trip and I definitely will return there with the kids.

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Central coast of California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

We recently made a 6+ hour trip to camp here and visit the Russian River area for the first time from the Central Coast. The campground was easy to find and check-in was a cinch. We were assigned to site 7A which is mid way into the small campground in the family section. This site had an electrical outlet, which... More 

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Mountain View, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

We stayed here for 2 nights with 2 families (4 adults, 4 kids). We loved it! Chris (the ranger) was very friendly and helped me over the phone to choose a site that would be big enough for all of us to use (7C). We had enough space for both our cars, 2 big tents and had plenty of room... More 

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