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Sonoma County, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016

They denied us a campsite because the brash and very rude camp manager thought our dog looked too much like a pit bull'. (Our dog is a fully-trained, very well-mannered rescue from the SPCA after the Lake County fires last year. He is documented by that organization as a border collie and fox hound mix.) It is VERY SAD that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016

Best camp host ever. Chris is truly the best. Super guy who loves what he is doing and it shows. The campground itself is very clean, well run, well laid out and is in a great location. Might be my best camping experience ever. Stewart Gardner

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

I have to say this is the cleanest campground I have ever visited; and Chris the owner takes great pride in that. You will not be disappointed with the amenities: hot showers (.25c/minute), SUPER clean bathrooms, very nice campsites (some say too close), each site equipped with fire ring and grill, and picnic table....above all else it is in the... More 

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Pleasanton, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

It's very well maintained, good restrooms and showers, nice sides, close to the river, excellent location in the middle of everything. What could be better? It's right of a busy road, so the car noise at night could be disturbing a bit. Spotty phone coverage. But, still, it's an excellent place to stay.

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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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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Russian River Camping Schoolhouse Canyon Campground has been in continuous operation since the 1960s and is part of the original Ridenhour ranch, which has remained in the family since the 1850s. Please come and relax, camp with us and enjoy the beautiful Russian River valley. We are a perfect home base for wine tasting, canoeing, bicycle tours or even a visit to the coast. We look forward to your stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Schoolhouse Campground

Address: 12600 River Rd, Guerneville, CA 95446-9574
Location: United States > California > Sonoma County > Guerneville
Number of rooms: 45
Also Known As:
Schoolhouse Campground Hotel Guerneville
Schoolhouse Campground Guerneville, CA - Sonoma County
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