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Lake Minden RV Resort1256 Marcum Rd, Nicolaus, CA 95659 view map
- Open Dates: Open Year Round
- Number of Sites: 212
- Reservations (Member): 1-800-388-7788
- Reservations (Non-member): 1-877-570-2267
- Ranger Station: 530-656-2700
- Zone: Southwest
Lake Minden RV Campground in California
Local attractions and fun things to do are never scarce at beautiful Lake Minden. Located on the grassy plains of the Sacramento Valley, Lake Minden RV Camping Resort provides endless recreation and adventure. Fish, boat or just enjoy the water on our private 41-acre lake, where fishing for catfish and largemouth bass is a year-round pastime. Hiking, picnicking, attending local festivals and enjoying the wildlife are also popular at Lake Minden RV Camping Resort, as the California scenery creates the perfect backdrop for many outdoor activities.
Our central location close to major cities makes for a convenient weekend getaway or a week-long retreat. While we are open year-round, outgoing adventure-seekers will especially enjoy our April through October season. This is our most active time and the campground will be bustling with guests and tons of things to do!
Book your next trip at Lake Minden RV Camping Resort. Our relaxing atmosphere paired with a friendly staff is bound to create a memorable vacation.
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- Creek / Lake / Canal / River / Ocean Frontage
- RV Storage
- Pets Welcome
- Mini Golf
- Restroom/Shower Facilities
- Laundry Facilities
- Picnic/BBQ Area
- Billiards/Game Room
- Dog Park
- Satellite TV
Cottage - Wheelchair Friendly (Sleeps 4/Pet Friendly)
This cottage includes a bedroom with a queen bed, full size sleeper sofa, full bathroom with wheelchair accessible shower only. NO stove or oven. Rental includes heat and air, microwave, mini fridge, hot plate, toaster, coffeemaker, dishes, utensils, SAT TV, linen and paper products supplied. Pets welcome for an additional fee.
TT Cabin (Sleeps 5/No Pets)
These cabins sleep 5 people and include a full size bed, one bunk and full size futon in a single large living area. No oven. Linens not included but available for reasonable fee; please order linens when making reservations. No pets in this rental, please.
TT Cabin (Sleeps 5/Pet Friendly)
These cabins sleep 5 people and include a full size bed, one bunk and full size futon in a single large living area. No oven. Linens not included but available for reasonable fee; please order linens when making reservations. Pets welcome for additional fee.
TT Cottage (Sleeps 6/No Pets)
These cottages are great for larger families. They have a bedroom with queen island bed, full-size sofa sleeper, 2 bunks, shower-bath, toilet, sink, 2 HD satellite TVs, kitchenette, microwave, propane BBQ, stove (no oven) , utensils, pots/pans, full size fridge/freezer, toaster, coffee maker, glasses, linens/blankets provided. AC/heat
Vacation Camper (Sleeps 6/No Pets)
This garden home has a queen bed, full size sleeper sofa and twin bunks, TV, AC/heat, kitchenette with stove/oven, pots and pans, dishes, utensils, toaster, microwave, coffeemaker, refrigerator. Linens are not included, but available for a fee. Please order linen when making reservation. Outside is a charcoal grill and picnic table. Pets are welcome for an additional fee.
At Lake Minden RV Resort, we offer plenty of activities to keep you busy during your stay. With so much to choose from, there is bound to be a special activity for everyone. Be sure to check out the events and activities page to find out what activities are being offered during your visit.
We currently offer the following activities:
- Activities Director
- Bingo/Card Playing
- Kids Activities
- Planned Activities
- Arts & Crafts
- Children's Playground
- Creative arts and crafts classes and projects
- Mini Golf
- Weekly Potlucks
The Most Wonderful Time of the Year
Starts: 11/15/2019 - Ends: 11/17/2019
Join us in the Adult Lodge for an afternoon of Skip-Bo. Take a holiday jewelry class and make a festive bracelet. Show off your most imaginative leftover dish at the Friday Night Potluck followed by Holiday Brown Bag Bingo.
Starts: 11/22/2019 - Ends: 11/24/2019
This is Lake Minden's most popular Potluck Social of the year. Join us Saturday for a traditional Thanksgiving meal and catch up with old friends and make new ones. Walk off your meal with a relaxing walk around the lake.
Holiday Cheer/Giving Tree
Starts: 11/29/2019 - Ends: 12/01/2019
This week we'll be making a variety of holiday ornaments in the children's and adult craft sessions. Bring your hat and mittens donations to the Adult Lodge and help us share the holiday spirit with the less fortunate.
St Nicholas Day/Craft Fair
Starts: 12/06/2019 - Ends: 12/08/2019
Get in the holiday spirit with hot chocolate, hot apple cider, cookies and a Holiday Movie. Kids and Adults will do a St Nicholas Day craft project. Sign up for a St Nicholas Day kids surprise. Indoor Craft Fair.
Lake Minden Christmas Dinner
Starts: 12/13/2019 - Ends: 12/15/2019
Join us for our Annual Christmas Potluck Social on the 15th. Not quite finished with your Christmas shopping? Take a beading class and make a bracelet or a few last-minute greeting cards. Kids will be doing Christmas crafts.
Tis the Season / Last Minute Gifts
Starts: 12/20/2019 - Ends: 12/22/2019
It's not too late to make a Christmas gift or a holiday craft project. Join us for our Friday Night Potluck Social followed by Christmas Brown Bag Bingo. Kids can make Christmas ornaments and watch holiday movies.
Fun Between the Holidays
Starts: 12/27/2019 - Ends: 12/29/2019
Make new friends or catch up with old at a afternoon Ski-Bo Game. Share your favorite holiday photos at a post-holiday coffee get together. Come to a Baked Potato Social and stay for Brown Bag Bingo.
New Year's Eve
Starts: 12/31/2019 - Ends: 12/31/2019
Join us for a New Year's Eve Hors d'eourves Potluck Social and stay for Brown Bag Bingo and card games as we bring in the New Year. Check out the library for some great reads.
Soup and More Soup
Starts: 01/03/2020 - Ends: 01/05/2020
Bring your favorite pot of homemade soup to share and join us for one of Lake Minden's favorite Friday night potlucks. Saturday check out Candy Bar Bingo and stay for an ice cream social.
Baby It's Cold Outside
Starts: 01/10/2020 - Ends: 01/12/2020
Come inside, out of the cold and join us for a Coffee/Hot Chocolate Bar and share your healthy eating recipes and Ideas. Bring a "white elephant" gift in a brown paper bag to Brown Bag Bingo and join the fun.
Say No to Cabin Fever
Starts: 01/17/2020 - Ends: 01/19/2020
Cure your cabin fever with the four Cs: coffee, company, cards, and crafts. Not into cards or crafts? Check out our book and puzzle collection. Join us for the Friday Potluck Social and Brown Bag Bingo. Saturday there will be Candy Bar Bingo and the Ice Cream Social.
Beat Those Winter Time Blues
Starts: 01/24/2020 - Ends: 01/26/2020
Join us for great activities for the whole family. Kids can do a winter crafts followed by a family movie. Adults join us for an "All that glitters" jewelry class followed by a Chili Potluck Social and Brown Bag Bingo.
Big Game Weekend
Starts: 01/31/2020 - Ends: 02/02/2020
We'll kick off our Big Game Weekend on Friday night with an indoor "tailgate" Potluck Social. Join us on Sunday for a viewing party.
Bring Your Favorite Chili
Starts: 02/07/2020 - Ends: 02/09/2020
Bring your favorite pot of chili to the Friday night potluck and we'll have a great time, good food. Bring a prize in a brown paper bag and stay for brown bag bingo.
Sweets for My Sweet
Starts: 02/14/2020 - Ends: 02/16/2020
Prepare for some sweet activities. Including a chocolate tasting, a Sweetheart Jewelry class and a Valentine's Day Potluck.
Starts: 02/21/2020 - Ends: 02/23/2020
Bring your favorite pot of homemade soup to share and join us for one of Lake Minden's favorite Friday night potlucks. Saturday check out Candy Bar Bingo and stay for a "It's never too cold for" ice cream social.
Dr. Seuss's Birthday
Starts: 02/28/2020 - Ends: 03/01/2020
Will celebrate Dr Seuss's Birthday with a variety of silly activities. Dress up like your favorite Dr. Seuss Book character and win a prize and make Dr. Seuss Crafts. Don't Forget the Saturday Ice Cream Social.
Make New Friends and Keep the Old
Starts: 03/06/2020 - Ends: 03/08/2020
This week's activities are all about friendship; keeping in touch with old friends, making new friends. Is there any better way to make friends than enjoying hot fudge sundaes at the ice cream social?
A Bit O the Irish
Starts: 03/13/2020 - Ends: 03/15/2020
It's that time of year again and we'll be doing a variety of green themed activities. Make sure to sign up early for the Corned Beef and Cabbage Potluck Dinner. We'll also be crafting with an Irish theme. Join us at the Ice Cream Social for chocolate chip mint sundaes.
National Goof Off Day
Starts: 03/20/2020 - Ends: 03/22/2020
What better way to spend a weekend than goofing off with friends? Come Play Brown Bag and Candy Bar Bingo. Relax and enjoy the Friday Night Potluck and Saturday Ice Cream Social. Kids will also be doing silly crafts and outdoor games.
Starts: 03/27/2020 - Ends: 03/29/2020
We invite you to a week end of challenging activities that will include card games, board games, miniature golf, hula hoops, and a scavenger hunt. Don't forget to join us on Saturday for the Ice Cream Social and Candy Bar Bingo.
Bird Brained Weekend
Starts: 04/03/2020 - Ends: 04/05/2020
We'll be painting bird houses, learning about the birds at Lake Minden, and having a bird scavenger hunt. Don't miss out on the "worms in the dirt" sundaes at the Ice Cream Social.
Starts: 04/10/2020 - Ends: 04/12/2020
Join us Saturday morning for Easter Egg Dying and Bunny Crafts. We'll also be having our Annual Easter Potluck Dinner Social and Bunny Scavenger Hunt. Sunday bring your kids for the Annual Easter Egg Hunt. Don't forget your cameras; this is a great weekend for photos.
Spring is in the Air
Starts: 04/17/2020 - Ends: 04/19/2020
Spring is in the air and it's a great time to walk or bike around the lake. We'll also have a jump rope, Frisbee and hula hoop competitions. Bring your favorite spring dish to the Friday Night Potluck and stay for Brown Bag Bingo.
Celebrate the Great Outdoors
Starts: 04/24/2020 - Ends: 04/26/2020
Come join us for a weekend of great outdoor activities including kayak races, a scavenger hunt, hula hoops and jump rope. Don't miss the Candy Bar Bingo and the Ice Cream Social.
- Rental Check In: 4 p.m.
- Rental Check Out: 11 a.m.
- Campsite Check In (Sun-Thu): 12 noon - 8 p.m.
- Campsite Check In (Fri, Sat): 12 noon - 10 p.m.
- Campsite Check Out: 12 noon
- Upon check-in you may be asked to provide a valid ID, and a certificate of insurance and registration for your unit. Members should also have their membership card on hand.
- Guests aged 23 years old and under at the time of check in are considered children.
- A completed Reservations for Minors form is required for all unaccompanied minors. To download the form, copy and paste this link into your browser: http://www.rvonthego.com/images/PDF/Reservations-For-Minors061917.pdf.
- Pets are allowed.
- The rates displayed do not include any applicable service fees or charges for optional incidentals.
- For late arrival arrangements, please contact our Reservation Department at (877)864-2728.
- No check ins after 11 pm.
Reservation & Payment Policies:
- Your credit card will be charged one night rack rate prior to arrival.
- To make changes to your reservation, please call our Reservation Department at (877) 864-2728 and specify that you booked your reservation online.
- If a RV/Tent site reservation is cancelled at least 2 days prior to arrival, an administrative fee of $25 will be charged prior to refunding any advance deposit. Otherwise the one night deposit will be forfeited.
- If a rental reservation is cancelled at least 7 days prior to arrival, an administrative fee of $25 will be charged prior to refunding any advance deposit.
- Rental reservations that are cancelled within 7 days of arrival are not eligible to receive a refund.
- In the case of multiple sites booked, cancellation penalties apply to each site that is cancelled or changed.
- Prices and site type are subject to availability.
- No refunds will be issued for early check out.
- If I used a credit card for a deposit, guarantee or payment, I authorize MHC Property Management L.P. to charge any expenses incurred during my stay to that credit card or apply funds you have on deposit with us against what I owe.