Turkey Hill Equestrian/Group Campground

Turkey Hill Equestrian Group Campground serves both equestrians and organized youth groups. It is nestled in 16 acres of mature oak trees adjacent to the Mokelumne Coast to Crest Trail (MCCT) Staging Area at Camanche South Shore and has seven sites:

  • Two single-family sites that accommodate a maximum of 8 persons with 2 vehicles, 2 trailers and 2 horses
  • Two double sites that accommodate a maximum of 16 persons with 4 vehicles, 4 trailers and 4 horses
  • Two triple sites that accommodate a maximum of 24 persons, 6 vehicles, 6 trailers and 6 horses
  • One quad site that accommodates a maximum of 32 persons and 8 vehicles with trailers and 8 horses.


All sites have picnic tables, a fire ring/barbecue grill, a paddock for each horse, lantern stands, and close access to water. The sites surround a group eating area with large barbecues, serving tables and picnic tables to seat 40 people, plus a group campfire ring with benches to act as an amphitheater and assembly area. A regulation horseshoe pit is also available. Other features of the campground include a horse wash station, bins for horse waste, portable toilets and easy access to the Mokelumne Coast to Crest Trail (MCCT). Showers, coin-operated laundry, an RV dump station and a general store are available elsewhere in the park.

ADA Accessibility

One of the single sites has ADA accessible facilities including a transfer platform to assist in getting on and off horses. The group eating area is wheelchair-accessible.


The camp is available by reservation to equestrians first and youth groups when not reserved by equestrians. Reservations can be made by calling Camanche South Shore at (209) 763-5178.


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Turkey Hill Campground Site Standards PDF <1 MB
Turkey Hill Map PDF <1 MB