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Rancho Seco Recreational Area

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A nice place to visit

We visited the recreational area on Sunday... it's about 50 minutes from Citrus Heights, but we... read more

Reviewed April 5, 2017
HD76HD76
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Sacramento, California
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Nice

Rancho Seco was once the main power plant for the Sacramento, CA metro area. In 1989, voters passed... read more

Reviewed February 14, 2015
Jon C
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Apr 22, 2018
“Family Friendly Park & Lake”
Apr 5, 2017
“A nice place to visit”
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14440 Twin Cities Rd, Herald, CA 95638-9744
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Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

We took a Sunday afternoon drive out to Rancho Seco to check it out. We were pleasantly surprised. I wanted to see the old nuclear power plant but it is still a restricted area. We decided to explore the recreational area that surrounds a lake....More

1  Thank Gregory S
Reviewed April 5, 2017 via mobile

We visited the recreational area on Sunday... it's about 50 minutes from Citrus Heights, but we didn't feel it that long because the road to it is farms road, you will see lots of cows and other animals along the road with lovely sceneries, and...More

2  Thank HD76HD76
Reviewed July 24, 2016

we arrived on a Thursday and it was awesome, clean, fun, then on Friday a large group set up camp across from us and they partied and played super loud music ALL night, it was still on at 6am when we got up to pack...More

2  Thank Linda Q
Reviewed June 8, 2016

It was quite fun. The park is lovely and restful and well maintained.we went out for a one day trip. It was my family of 5. I had a blast and so did all the family. they have barbecue spots .had a good time there

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Reviewed February 14, 2015

Rancho Seco was once the main power plant for the Sacramento, CA metro area. In 1989, voters passed a measure to shut Rancho Seco down. In 1997, the Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) and the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) began to decommission the plan and...More

1  Thank Jon C
Reviewed August 26, 2014

We took our RY there. I don't feel this attraction put much thought into the RV spots. This facility allows, tent camping , rv spaces and day use for picnicing, swimming boating, bbq's etc. Great overall for the family. The RV spots sat on the...More

3  Thank marla m
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