South Lake Tahoe RV Camping

Family RV Camping in the Sierra Mountains!

Ghost Mountain Ranch – RV Camping near Pollock Pines, CA

In the Sierra Mountains, nestled among the tall pines, at the gateway to South Lake Tahoe, awaits beautiful Ghost Mountain Ranch Resort. Originally designed by Paramount Pictures, this resort was once the set of the popular TV series “The Virginian”and perfectly captures the pure essence of old west life.

A vintage ghost town complete with a saloon, ice cream parlor and general store are only the beginnings of its delightful charm. The spacious campsites and rental cabins are surrounded by miles of hiking trails and streams to explore on this amazing 325 acre preserve. Don’t forget to pack your poles, tackle and bait because it’s time for you to reel in the big one, at our very own stocked Fishing Pond. Located in the resort we have a large, crystal clear swimming pool with a seasonal snack bar that is guaranteed to be a big splash! 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.

Fill your days with activities at the pool, fishing at the pond or hiking in the woods. Then spend your evening visiting South Lake Tahoe, which is located a short drive from the resort you can enjoy skiing, boating, bike trails, blackjack ice skating or bar hopping in South Lake Tahoe. Book your RV stay today!


No blackout dates. No purchase obligation. No credit card required. Your privacy is protected. RV not provided. Guided tour required.
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Read What Guests & Members Have to Say

Rachael Indian

"It's small roads into park. They have done a beautiful job since reopening. You'll see wild turkeys, deer, and all kinds of wild life. It's majestic."

Michael from The Perfect Page

"My wife and come here often and have never had anything other than a wonderful experience. Two of our grandchildren, Soren and Ellie, have learned to camp here (they love the Critter Country Club). We bought our membership from CRA 16 years ago and have never regretted doing so."

Debra Nau

"What a tranquil place! My daughter got married at this location and it was absolutely beautiful. Quiet and peaceful retreat! Highly recommend!"


Ghost Mountain Ranch Resort is ready for you and your family to start your RV camping adventure! Our private campground offers traditional RV camping, activities for the whole family and of course security and peace of mind for you and your loved ones during your stay.


Once you arrive, we have you covered! Go for a relaxing swim in our heated pool, hike the trails, visit our very own ice cream shop or try your hand at our disc golf course! Not matter what the activity we’re sure you and your family will make some great memories and enjoy a relaxing vacation here at Ghost Mountain Ranch Resort!


Book a reservation now and find out why Colorado River Adventures is the number one choice for families like yours to vacation!



The safety and enjoyment of our guests is top priority at Colorado River Adventures. We provide a safe, secure camping environment as part of our goal to bring our guests the best camping experience possible.

Ghost Mountain Ranch Resort, like all CRA Resorts is closely monitored by members of our staff. We want our members and their families to feel safe and secure while visiting our park while also ensuring everyone has a fun and relaxing visit too!


Need Wi-Fi access while camping? We have you covered with free Wi-Fi in our Clubhouse and in our Pool area!


Ghost Mountain Ranch Resort as well as all the Colorado River Adventure Resorts are pet friendly! We have our very own dog park and you can even bring them along on your trail walks and hikes! We enforce leashes at all times to ensure safety of everyone and their pets!


At Colorado River Adventures we want to reduce our carbon footprint! We have started to implement energy efficient measures at Emerald Cove such as adding solar panels to power Arcades and Country Stores, LED lighting in our buildings as well as informing members of energy saving tips.

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