101 freeway to the Seacliff/State Beaches exit will lead you to these campgrounds just north of Ventura.
Hobson Beach County Campground
7 miles north of Ventura
31 sites for tents and RVs, showers, fire rings. Right on the ocean.
$30-$45 per night. 805-654-3951. First come, first served.
Rincon RV Parkway
6 miles north of Ventura
Roadside parking for RVs only. Obtain permit from iron rangers.
127 sites. $25 per night. First come, first served. 805-654-3951.
Faria County Campground
5 miles north of Ventura
42 sites for tents and RV’s. RV hookups.
$30-$45 per night. First come, first served. 805-654-3951.
Emma Wood State Beach
1.5 miles north of Ventura
90 primitive sites for RVs only. $20 per night. Reservations are required May 15-September 3. Otherwise, open on weekends, only. 800-444-7275. www.parks.ca.gov
Emma Wood Group Camp
Far north end of Main Street, Downtown Ventura
Four group tent sites, max. 30 people per site. One RV site available, max. 20 RVs and 50 people. Hike and bike campsites available, too. Reservations required. Open year round. 800-444-7275. www.parks.ca.gov
Ventura Beach RV Resort
800 W. Main Street, Downtown Ventura
19 acre full service RV park and campground. 144 RV sites. 36 tent sites. 805-643-9137.
McGrath State Beach
2211 Harbor Blvd. Oxnard, CA
5 miles south of Ventura, off Hwy 101 via Harbor Blvd.
174 campsites. RVs up to 45 feet. No hookups. Set between river banks and sand dunes. $25 per night. Open year round. 805-654-4744. Reservations 800-444-7275. www.parks.ca.gov
11311 Santa Ana Road.
Info: 805-649-2233. Reservations: 805-649-1122.
Far West Resorts
RV park and campground. Open year round.
8080 Mistletoe Road, Santa Paula, CA
First come, first served. Open year round.
RV, tent, group sites. BBQ, firepits, electrical hookups, restrooms, showers, water. Reservations two weeks out. 805-654-3951
438 Casitas Vista Road, Ventura, CA
RV, tent, group, youth, BBQ, firepits, restrooms, water. Reservations two weeks in advance. 805-654-3951
7250 Santa Paula-Ojai Road, Ojai, CA
Open year round. RV, tent, group, BBQ, firepits, restrooms, water. Reservations two weeks in advance. 805-654-3951.