Modesto Reservoir Camping: Unwind in Nature’s Haven

Last updated on May 31st, 2023 at 05:10 am

When it comes to camping, ask me even a month ago and I was more inclined to leave it to the experts! But Modesto reservoir camping turned that all around for me. From the cozy cabins to breathtaking nature views, this is not your typical campground. With convenient amenities and loads of activities, you’ll never run out of things to do here. Even better, there is something for everyone so you can enjoy your time with family and friends.

Throw in some delicious grub from nearby restaurants and unbeatable lakeside sunsets, what’s not to love?

Modesto reservoir camping

Location of Modesto Reservoir camping grounds

Modesto Reservoir Regional Park is located at 18143 Reservoir Rd., a few miles from the town of Waterford, just off Highway 132. It offers over 3,200 acres of land and 2,800 acres of reservoir for recreation and camping. For camping reservations, please click the link below:

Key Features

  • Campsites with full hookups
  • Picnic shelters
  • Restrooms
  • Barbecues
  • Picnic tables
  • Archery range
  • Radio control electric airplane field


  • Swimming
  • Fishing
  • Boating
  • Water/jet skiing
  • Bird watching
  • Waterfowl hunting (with permit) Information available here

Modesto Reservoir Camping is an excellent spot for nature lovers and fishermen alike! Our aquatic ecosystem features Rainbow Trout, Redear Sunfish, Largemouth Bass, Channel Catfish, and Bluegill guaranteed to give your rod some action. To ensure everyone can enjoy the reservoir’s serene waters we ask that pets and gas containers stay away thank you very much!

*Swim and boat at your own risk, as water levels fluctuate.

Map Of Modesto Reservoir Regional Park