LOCAL AREA ACTIVITIES

Enjoy all the amazing local area activities located close to Ghost Mountain Ranch!

Come check out Ghost Mountain Ranch and it’s area activities. The areas surrounding our 350 acre campground has dozens of trails and literally hundreds of square miles to explore by horseback! Hiking in the Sierras is a trail hikers dream come true! El Dorado National Forest has hundreds of miles of beautiful hiking trails all located nearby. Jenkinson Lake is home to great watersports and hiking trails. Also located nearby the resort are casinos, wineries, golf courses and much more! Book your FREE RV stay now!

South Lake Tahoe Casinos

Home to world-class South Lake Tahoe casinos that are refreshingly free of Vegas-style glitz, Tahoe South is the place to get your game on. Lake Tahoe casinos attract big-name entertainment, so you could catch a headline show and follow the performance with an indulgent meal at one of our top-notch restaurants. Or bring your tired-out hiking legs into a luxury spa for a pampering massage.

Horseback Riding

Get Some Giddyup – Horseback Riding in The Sierras! You can bring your own four-legged friends or you can rent a trusty mount at one the local outfitters or pack guides. Day trips as well as more long-term packs are available for you to choose from, and there are trails for every level of experience.

Horseback riding in the Sierras is the perfect way to capture the feel of the “Old West.” At Ghost Mountain RV Campground, you can explore the world of yesterday, today!

Hiking in the Sierras

Hike up glacier-carved granite slopes, find hidden waterfalls, and discover alpine meadows painted with wildflowers. The South Lake Tahoe region is crossed with an extensive network of backcountry trails that is sure to lead you to your happy place.

You could spend a week backpacking through Desolation Wilderness, or just go day tripping with a picnic. Lake Tahoe has hiking trails for the hardcore and weekend warrior alike. You could even get your forest cowboy on, with lots of equestrian trails, including the 165 mile Tahoe Rim Trail.

White Water Rafting

White water rafting is more than just a pipe dream for Ghost Mountain Ranch visitors.

You, too, can join the ranks of those who have made their South Lake Tahoe river rafting dreams a reality. Beginners will find that they are able to pick up the activity fairly quickly – and have a blast for hours as they swish and swoosh down the river. River rafting in Lake Tahoe is a fun activity for groups, families and kids seven and older. With various companies that offering river rafting trips near Lake Tahoe and a short drive from Ghost Mountain RV Campground.

El Dorado National Forest

The El Dorado National Forest is an ideal place for people seeking to escape from busy urban lifestyles. Its climate and topography offer a wide range of recreational opportunities, including hiking, fishing, camping and cross-country and downhill skiing.

Jenkinson Lake

Jenkinson lake is a great place to bring the family and enjoy a day or weekend of sunshine and water. You and your family can enjoy a plethora of boating, fishing, equestrian trails, biking, hiking and more!

Wine Tasting

California’s Gold Rush began in El Dorado County 1848 with James Marshall’s discovery of gold at Sutter’s Mill, on the South Fork of the American River in Coloma. As legions of people flocked to California to claim their fortunes, the region’s winemaking industry was born.

Today, are around South Lake Tahoe has more than 2,000 acres of vines, is home to approximately 50 wineries, and produces some of California’s most sophisticated wines.

Golfing

Go golfing in South Lake Tahoe. The Tahoe South region has six distinctive golf courses, each with its own vibe and views. Whether you’re a fan of argyle or tie-dye, you’ll find a green where you feel at home.

You can golf with your family, golf with celebrities – or just take your first swing. And yes, spectacular scenery is par for the course at Lake Tahoe South Shore.

Testimonials

My family and I just spent a week at ghost mountain for our very first trip .I must say it was such a wonderful place with amazing house keeping.Staff was super friendly and had answers to all my questions.I had read previous post about the entrance being a little difficult and beat up, that was not the case.The road going in was a walk in the park.We will definitely make the drive again to visit�read more
Mike Miller
Mike Miller
2018-04-01T14:16:09+0000
We love this place. Clean campgrounds and great staff. They are very helpful. Can't wait to go back.read more
Marianne Carpenter
Marianne Carpenter
2018-05-01T03:03:38+0000
We have been members for about a year and we love it. Staff is very friendly, the grounds are clean and we always feel safe and secure.read more
Chuck Russo
Chuck Russo
2018-03-31T22:44:45+0000
We love Ghost Mtn. This trip we are staying in a cabin. It is peaceful and we have a beautiful view. So much work has been done since our visit last June. The roads are done or almost done. Yea! So much better. Thanks to everyone's hard work after the storm the other night. Wow! What a mess. But as usual Tim, Denise and staff were immediately working on clean up and fixing the damage. Thank you for all you do.read more
Marilyn Boyle
Marilyn Boyle
2017-10-14T01:58:52+0000
Love this place. It's a got to see. Such a super neat place. Going to go back as soon as we can.read more
Dormalee Standridge
Dormalee Standridge
2017-09-08T20:05:53+0000
Un hermoso lugar para disfrutar en familia! Hermosos paisajes, ríos, parques, bosques y todo lo mejor que nos ofrece la naturaleza!read more
Miriam Falconí Erazo
Miriam Falconí Erazo
2017-06-01T03:11:53+0000
The park is very woodsy and beautiful. The staff is very friendly and personable. We are staying in one of the cottages. It's very clean well maintained. Had a little problem with the hot water heater and they were very helpful and took care of the problem right away. I recommend this park to anyone.read more
Ed Gieratz
Ed Gieratz
2017-03-20T03:02:46+0000
I can't wait to go back. Now that the store, restaurant, and saloon is open even more so! ��read more
Lori Barnes Vargas
Lori Barnes Vargas
2016-10-15T16:55:24+0000
Ghost Mountain RV Ranch is a great RV RESORT. They do a outstanding job of keeping the resort clean and everything working. And we enjoy the events with live music.Thanks Randy Meuslingread more
Randy Meusling
Randy Meusling
2016-09-21T00:03:48+0000
This is the best campground !!! friendly staff to greet you and help you in any way!! Offers beautiful pool ( heated) and spa with a grassy area with playground and games. You can challenge family in a game volleyball in the sand or basketball game. Very clean bathrooms and showers !!! Lots of walking trails!! Just a short walk to the ghost town where they serve the good breakfast,lunch and dinner. There is free wifi at the saloon !!read more
Ada Dahlquist
Ada Dahlquist
2016-07-07T16:23:40+0000
Really nice place the pool was great the ice cream social was a hit and the dinner specials were great!!! Breakfast was great also....read more
Tanya George
Tanya George
2016-05-10T14:31:31+0000