Ponderosa RV Resort

Lotus, CA
California Outdoor Hospitality
Association Member
  • Big Rigs
  • Cabins
  • Group
  • Pull Through
  • RV Sites
  • Tent
  • Trailer/Towable


Thousand Trails Ponderosa is located in the beautiful Sierras foothills along the South Fork of the American River. Our RV Resort offers the perfect setting for thrilling water activities such as rafting, kayaking, fishing, and swimming. With over 2,000 feet of river frontage, our sites provide excellent RV camping with various hookups. Explore the local attractions, including award-winning wineries, Red Hawk casino gaming, skiing, Folsom Lake, and golf courses. Stay connected with three wireless internet hotspots and enjoy a comprehensive recreation schedule during peak season. Come and experience the wonders of California’s Sierra foothills at Thousand Trails Ponderosa!


  • ADA Accessible
  • Dump Station
  • Electric Hookups
  • Hot Showers
  • Meeting Room
  • Pet Park
  • Picnic Table
  • Pool
  • Potable Water
  • Propane
  • Restroom
  • Sewer Hookups
  • WiFi


  • Pet Friendly


From Hwy 50: Ponderosa Rd exit at Shingle Springs. Go N. R on N Shingle Rd (becomes Lotus Rd). L at Hwy 49. Cross bridge, park on R.

RV Rentals

Ponderosa RV Resort

(530) 642-5830

7291 State Hwy 49, Lotus, CA, 95651

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