|Facilities: Beals Point Campground has piped drinking water and restrooms are available on the premises. Hot showers are provided in the restrooms. A sanitation station is located in the campground.|
Best Time To Visit: Beals Point Campground is open year-round.Campsites must be paid for in advance. To hold a campsite, it must be reserved or occupied. Checkout time is 12:00 noon. Camping limit in any one campground is 30 days per calendar year.
Fees: At most California State Parks, day use fees are charged for parking only. There is no charge to walk or bike into these parks. Most historical parks and museums charge a day use fee per person.
Accessibility: The tent area (to right off entry road) offers generally accessible camping. An RV camping area (to the left off the entry road) has many large paved sites that are generally accessible, though not all of them are so designated. Accessible restrooms and restrooms with showers are available in both areas. Most provide adjacent accessible parking. The campfire center is accessible and has accessible parking.
Rules: Disturbance or destruction of natural scenery, plants and animals resources is strictly forbidden. Loaded firearms and hunting are not permitted. Park quite hours are between 10:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. All vehicle travel must be confined to designated roads or areas. Please clean up after yourself so that others may enjoy the beauty of these parks.Fires are permitted only in facilities provided for this purpose. Gathering of down wood is prohibited. Portable stoves may be used in designated areas. All fireworks are prohibited.Animals may not be turned loose in park units. All animals, other than grazing animals, must be under immediate physical control. Dogs must be on a tended leash no more than 6 feet or confined in an enclosed vehicle, tent or pen. Dogs, other than those that assist the permanently disabled, are prohibited on trails, beaches, and wherever posted.
Directions: Folsom Lake State Recreation Area is located in the Sierra-Nevada foothills about 25 miles east of Sacramento and can be reached via either Highway 50 or I-80. Folsom Lake has many access points and entrances. The administrative office is located at the base of Folsom Dam at the corner of Folsom-Auburn Road and Dam Road in Folsom, California.To reach Beals Point Campground from Highway 50, take the Folsom Blvd. exit and go north on Folsom for about 7 miles (the road will change names to Folsom-Auburn). You will come to a stop light, the sign will say Beals Point and you make a right.
Map: Click here for a map to Beals Point Campground
Reservations: Beals Point Campground accepts reservations. Reservations can be made up to seven months in advance..