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Beals Point

7806 Folsom Auburn Rd, Folsom, CA 95630-1717
+1 916-988-0205
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A suprisingly natural place to camp close to the city

For a late winter or early spring trip, the campground at Beals Point provides a quiet, natural... read more

Reviewed February 15, 2016
BirdBard
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Charlotte, North Carolina
End of the American River Bike Trail

Swimming (when there is water,) hiking, and camping are available here. Its also one end of the... read more

Reviewed February 10, 2016
Monty D
,
Sacramento, California
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Three beaches in the Folsom State Recreation Area.
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good55%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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7806 Folsom Auburn Rd, Folsom, CA 95630-1717
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+1 916-988-0205
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Reviewed February 15, 2016

For a late winter or early spring trip, the campground at Beals Point provides a quiet, natural place to camp among oak trees. During an early warm spell on our mid-February tent camping trip, the grass was green and the trees were full of birds....More

1  Thank BirdBard
Reviewed February 10, 2016

Swimming (when there is water,) hiking, and camping are available here. Its also one end of the American River bike trail, you can ride from here to Old Sacramento.

Thank Monty D
Reviewed September 21, 2015

Unless it's drought conditions, as we are experiencing now, Folsom Lake is a great place to play. Beals Point has a nice campground, a boat launch, picnic areas, restrooms, a large grassy play area and a beach. Not much water activity going on now, but...More

Thank Steven W
Reviewed July 4, 2015 via mobile

The lake itself was very low, ao tyeee wasnt any way I was getting in it. Lots of people were swimming, though. The full hookup campground area had very little shade and, of course, we went when it was 105 out. What the Folsom area...More

1  Thank Kelly A
Reviewed June 30, 2015

This area of Folsom Lake is a great place to swim and to go boating. There is camping nearby as well.

Thank crazyonu2
Reviewed June 30, 2015

This is a great boating and recreational lake, when the water levels are normal. The lake has great water sports and recreational options. There are on-road and off-road biking and hiking trails that start at this location. It has a large beach area as well...More

Thank Pyelyt
Reviewed June 19, 2015

Great for family and friends for swimming,hiking,camping etc.Easy to locate. Fee for entrance. Life guards on duty during the day. We like it.

1  Thank Mahaloken
Reviewed March 4, 2015

Has a sandy beach, big area. Needs more grass areas. Boat launch for Jet skis, canoes, small craft would be great. Great place to picnic with family..

Thank sactownCali
Reviewed September 16, 2014

Wow, ot was hot when we were there, there is some shade but don't count on it. We were in an RV and sites are ample. Bathrooms are updated and convenient, the showers were very clean, $.50 for 4 minutes and $.75 for 6 which...More

1  Thank puddyfoote
Reviewed March 4, 2014

This is a beautiful park/ recreation area. Plenty of picnic tables, restrooms, walking areas, parking. Lots of trees for shade in the summer. You will love it.

2  Thank Tired_of_FilthyRooms
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