Madrone Campground is a great option for camping at Richardson Grove State Park, especially if you want to be near the river. The campground is shaded by a plethora of trees and each campsite features a picnic table, fire pit, food locker and access to restrooms and showers.
Campsite area
Tent or RV sites
36 sites
Up to 8 guests per site
Up to 6 vehicles
No wheelchair access
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Potable water available
Showers available
Picnic table available


Offered near the campground.


Boating season on the south fork of the Eel river is a great time to be out at Richardson Grove! People often take drift boats ...Read more


The South Fork of the Eel River is great for fishing, especially in the Fall and Winter seasons. It is during those seasons th...Read more


Hiking at Richardson Grove can make for an unforgettable trek. There are several longer trails located outside the main grove. ...Read more


Typically in the springtime, with some help from melted snow, the Eel river is deep enough for kayaking and canoeing on several...Read more


The South Fork of the Eel River is a great, popular spot for swimming , especially during summer months. The river is a refres...Read more

Whitewater paddling

Whitewater Rafting on the Eel River is a downright blast. Don’t let the name scare you, there are no eels in the water (at lea...Read more

Wildlife watching

For those of you who are constantly on the lookout for wildlife , don’t let your guard down here! In this state park visitors ...Read more


Natural features you'll find at Madrone Campground.

River, stream, or...
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Nicole L.
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March 15th, 2019

This is my favorite campground we've found so far! Just gorgeous, it's heavily wooded, and the sites on the west side of the campground are especially lovely.

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March 5th, 2017
Richardson Grove State Park
United States
Phone Number
(707) 247-3318
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Official Website
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40.019° N, 123.794° W
Unknown price
Tent / Van: 36 Sites
(Up to 8 people per site)