Los Banos Campground is located on the Los Banos Creek Reservoir. There are 20 primitive campsites, and this campground is not recommended for trailers since there is limited turnaround space. Even though the campground is primitive, there is water available here!
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers
14 sites
Up to 8 guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Potable water available
Picnic table available


Offered near the campground.


San Luis Reservoir is a great spot for those bikers seeking endurance rides. Here you can bike on the California Aqueduct roa...Read more


Boaters of all kinds, shapes and sizes frequent the waters of San Luis Reservoir. At the O’ Neill forebay (where it is slightl...Read more


There are a few different areas in the park where anglers can come to cast their reels. There is the San Luis Reservoir/O’ Neil...Read more


Hiking is a great option at San Luis Reservoir. Here, there are a variety of different levels of trail difficulty, so if you l...Read more

Horseback riding

San Luis Reservoir has areas of the park specifically designated for horseback riding and camping. If you don’t have your own h...Read more


With Reservoir in the name, one can only hope there is room at the park for a little kayaking! Indeed, at San Luis Reservoir vi...Read more

Wind sports

If you’re going for that windblown look, San Luis Reservoir is definitely the place to achieve it. Seriously though, this pl...Read more


In the heat of summertime, swimming at San Luis Reservoir is more of an answer than it is a question. The west shore of O’ Ne...Read more

Wildlife watching

The grasslands surrounding the reservoir make way for a unique array of wildlife. Wildlife watchers should be on alert for sig...Read more

Whitewater paddling


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San Luis Reservoir State Recreation Area
United States
Phone Number
(209) 826-1197
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36.987° N, 120.938° W
Tent / Van: 14 Sites
(Up to 8 people per site)

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