Woodson Bridge State Recreation Area RV & Campground Guide


The Woodson Bridge State Recreation Area, managed by American Land and Leisure, is located along the Sacramento River near Vina, California. While you can see many valley oak trees located a short distance off Interstate 5 near Corning, California, you can also find over 100 different plant species. This park is located about 100 miles north of Sacramento between the Mendocino National Forest and the Plumas National Forest, and you can see Mount Shasta, Mount Lassen and the Trinity Alps in the background when you visit this park containing one of the last native riparian habitats in the state. 

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Spring 49-57 F
Summer 63-93 F
Fall 54-84 F
Winter 40-56 F
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Nearby Cities
Vina, CA
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RV Resorts & Campsites in Woodson Bridge State Recreation Area

There is much to do in Woodson Bridge State Recreation Area, so you will want to bring an RV to camp in and stay as long as possible. If you do not own an RV, then it is easy to rent one on RVshare

Woodson Bridge State Recreation Area Campground

Relax in the shade at this campground where you can launch a boat right across the road. Rates start at $31 per night, and you do not need a reservation except during the busy summer months.

• Water hookup: No 

• Electrical hookup: No 

• Sewer hookup: No 

• Wi-Fi: No 

• Pet-friendly: Yes 

• Other amenities: Fire ring, picnic table, paid shower

Corning RV Park

Your children will love the playground, and your dog will adore the dog park at Corning RV Park. Daily rates start at $42 a night, and there are weekly and monthly rates available too.

• Water hookup: Yes 

• Electrical hookup: Yes 

• Sewer hookup: Yes 

• Wi-Fi: Yes 

• Pet-friendly: Yes 

• Other amenities: Playground, dog park

Heritage RV Park

Heritage RV Park in Corning, CA, is close to shopping and dining fun. You will love the pull-thru spots with gravel parking pads where rates start at $43 a night. 

• Water hookup: Yes 

• Electrical hookup: Yes 

• Sewer hookup: Yes 

• Wi-Fi: Yes 

• Pet-friendly: Yes 

• Other amenities: Pool, bocce courts, clubhouse, cable TV 

Sycamore Grove Campground

Located within Red Bluffs State Recreation Area, this campground offers hiking paths, nearby river access and water fun. 

• Water hookup: No 

• Electrical hookup: No 

• Sewer hookup: No 

• Wi-Fi: No 

• Pet-friendly: Yes 

• Other amenities: Picnic tables, fire ring 

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What to Do at
Woodson Bridge State Recreation Area

Inside Woodson Bridge State Recreation Area

The dense native riparian forest is home to many birds, including bald eagles. Take a hike and see many different types of plants and trees. The broad sandy beach along the Sacramento River makes a great place to unwind. After launching a boat across the road, many people head to this area with their jet skis and other water gear. Anglers can find a variety of fish to catch in the Sacramento River. 

Outside Woodson Bridge State Recreation Area

No matter how long you stay in Woodson Bridge State Recreation Area, you can enjoy the activities in the surrounding area as well to complete your trip. There are many places to dine, go shopping and visit attractions near this state recreation area. 


Lassen Steakhouse Bar & Grill

Head here on the weekends for a tasty breakfast, or visit any day of the week to enjoy steak and delicious sandwiches for lunch or dinner.

Type: American

Location: 945 Highway 99 East, Vina, California 96092

Olive Pit

For over 53 years, hungry campers have been heading to this shop for burgers and milkshakes. You can now get delicious wine choices too. 

Type: Burgers

Location: 2156 Solano Street, Corning, California 96021-2713

Casa Romas

This restaurant offers outstanding Mexican food, and you should leave room for the sopapillas. 

Type: Mexican

Location: 636 Edith Avenue, Corning, California 96021-2349

Bartels Giant Burgers

Since 1975, Bartels Giant Burgers has been committed to serving the best hamburgers, fries and milkshakes to hungry diners. Be sure to try the onion rings. 

Type: Burgers

Location: 22355 Corning Road, Corning, California 96021-9806

Condor Marka Peruvian Restaurant

Fresh Peruvian creations are served at this small restaurant where many of the ingredients are imported directly from Peru. 

Type: Peruvian

Location: 1312 Solano Street, Corning, California 96021-3053


Ivy Moon Body Care

Natural ingredients and pure essential oils are used to make soaps and other body products at this shop. 

Location: 4159 Houghton Avenue, Corning, California 96021

Galloping Sow Farm Tack Shop

This tack store sells mostly consigned western saddles and bits, but it occasionally has English and Aussie saddles. 

Location: 802 Walnut Street, Corning, California 96021

Lucero Olive Oil

Since 1947, this shop has been raising olives and selling locally produced olive oil. 

Location: 2120 Loleta Avenue, Corning, California 96021

Sew Smart Supplies

Stock up on quilting fabric, thread and other notions at this local quilting shop. 

Location: 8064 CA-99, Los Molinos, California 96055

La Corona Garden Center

Owner Pablo Oseguera's vast knowledge of animals and plants will help you get the pet and garden supplies that you need. 

Location: 7769 CA-99, Los Molinos, California 96055


Tehama County Museum

Housed in a building erected in 1859, this museum tells the story of Tehama County’s early history through mastodon tusks, replica pioneer campsites, period clothing and more. 

Location: 275 C Street, Tehama, California 96090

William B. Ide Adobe State Historic Park

Learn about the skills and vocations of early Californian pioneers at this homestead named after William B. Ide, who was instrumental in creating the Bear Republic. 

Location: 21659 Adobe Road, Red Bluff, California 96080

Brokeoff Mountain

If you love hiking, then take the 3.5-mile hike up the side of this mountain, but be aware: The hike gains about 2,000 feet in elevation and takes approximately six hours. 

Location: 21820 Lassen Peak Highway, Mineral, California 96063

Black Butte Lake

If you enjoy sailing, wake boarding or other water activities, this lake may be the perfect place for fun. It also offers 13.5 miles of hiking trails and fishing. 

Location: 19225 Newville Road, Orland, California 95963

Red Bluff Museum

Learn the history of the Red Bluff Roundup, including seeing early roundup photos and memorabilia belonging to a rodeo clown. 

Location: 670 Antelope Boulevard Suite 2, Red Bluff, California 96080

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How to Get to
Woodson Bridge State Recreation Area

Woodson Bridge State Recreation Area is located 2.6 miles southwest of Vina, California. Head south on Rowles Road until you reach South Avenue, which is also California 99. Turn right and drive about three minutes, and the park will be on your right. 

From Corning, California, take Third Street and turn right on Solano Street. Immediately turn right again onto Second Street. Turn right in one-half mile onto Fig Lane, immediately turn left on Kirkwood Road and take another immediate left onto South Avenue. Continue on South Avenue until you reach the park. 

By Car

Entering Woodson Bridge State Recreation Area

The park is open from April 1 to October 31.

Woodson Bridge State Recreation Area Per vehicle (1-4 adults) : $10.0

If no attendant is present, use the self-serve envelopes.

At Woodson Bridge State Recreation Area, launching a boat is easy, and you can enjoy water skiing, water jet fun, boating and many other types of water activities. Fishing in the nearby river for king salmon and steelhead trout is a popular past time. Make sure to look up to see bald eagles soaring overhead. We would love to hear about your adventures at Woodson Bridge State Recreation Area. Post them on social media so that others can share in the fun, and be sure to tag RVshare in your photos. We also invite you to share your memories and photos by emailing them to [email protected]