Turlock Lake State Recreation Area

California State Parks

About 25 miles east of Modesto Turlock Lake State Recreation Area is an ideal setting for water-oriented outdoor activities.  It is bounded on the north by the Tuolumne River and on the south by Turlock Lake.

Turlock Campground

Turlock has 57 campsites; 13 of which are for tents only.  Non-specific site reservations are available via Reservations.  "Non-specific" means you are guaranteed a site but the specific site is assigned upon arrival.

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State of California Website 

Reservations