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Beals Point

7806 Folsom Auburn Rd, Folsom, CA 95630-1717
+1 916-988-0205
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Open water swim event

We traveled to Beals Point for an open water swim event. The swimmers competed in a 5K and the... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
flowermanfan
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Livermore, California
Below average camp site

Unfortunately we turned up on a HOT busy weekend with a "fully shaded site" that turned out to be... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
GM-from-the-USA
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Morgan Hill, California, United States
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Three beaches in the Folsom State Recreation Area.
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good55%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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7806 Folsom Auburn Rd, Folsom, CA 95630-1717
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+1 916-988-0205
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

We traveled to Beals Point for an open water swim event. The swimmers competed in a 5K and the area was beautiful and well taken care of.

Thank flowermanfan
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Unfortunately we turned up on a HOT busy weekend with a "fully shaded site" that turned out to be no shade what so ever for our popup camper. The only response from the staff was they were changing the reservation company and they were full...More

Thank GM-from-the-USA
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Nice place to have a beach picnic. Disappointed with some other visitors who leave their garbage; we always try to pick up what we find. It can get very hot here, so we usually don't stay long with our grandkids. Bring loads of sunscreen and...More

Thank WesternAdventurer2C
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Nice open space with plenty of picnic tables. Don't come if you're afraid of squirrels. Nice view of the lake and the dam.

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Reviewed 31 March 2017

There's many access points to Folsom Lake but Beal's Point and Granite Bay State Parks are the 2 popular sun and water spots. Where Granite Bay is a little busier and a younger crowd (still lots of families), Beal's Point is geared toward get togethers,...More

2  Thank Steve R
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Sweet place to camp in the spring. Sheltered from winds off the lake. Plenty of room to relax, walk or ride your bike. Folsom Lake is full of water right now.

Thank GMSue
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Nice to see and walk around down by the Lake Area...gives you a great view of what the Lake/Dam area looks like from close up.

Thank sgcode3
Reviewed 24 July 2016

I ran to Beals Point from downtown Folsom on the trails that follow the American River. The trails are smooth and clearly labeled. And I saw Jack Rabbits on the trail! A special treat

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 23 June 2016

This Campground as vibrant as there's lots of shade around in this summer it does get very hot there's lots of areas to mountain bike ride and hike

Thank Hoos B
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Super easy to find and the campsites are well laid out and not on top of each other. We stayed in an outer loop site. There is a lot of poison oak. The bathrooms were clean and they even have showers. We are headed out...More

1  Thank Kathy H
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