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California Camping Is at Its Best at Santee Lakes Recreation Preserve



Santee Lakes Recreation PreserveSantee Lakes Recreation Preserve, in Santee, CA, is located just 20 minutes from everything San Diego has to offer, making it a convenient and beautiful California camping spot! There are 300 beautiful RV camping sites with full hookups! Campers have a choice in RV camping spots from a peaceful spot by the lake, or nestled up against a meandering creek. RV camping sites have full hookups, cable TV and wifi. Tent camping is allowed. For those that want to enjoy great California camping without camping, there are lake front cabins for rent. There is a seasonal swimming pool, a hot tub, a general store, a clubhouse, playgrounds, fitness trails, a water prayground, boating, 7 lakes for fishing, laundry facilities, bathhouses and more! Woodall’s has not yet rated Santee Lakes Recreation Preserve. This beautiful and serene campground is a great California camping spot any time of the year!

While Santee Lakes Recreation Preserve has plenty to do, there is even more to explore around the campground! Santee, CA, is a beautiful city that offers shopping, dining, entertainment, and more! San Diego is only 20 minutes away with something to offer everyone! Spend the day with the family at Sea World. Lay out on one of the many beautiful beaches. Visit Balboa Park and walk through 15 museums, enjoy the San Diego Zoo, or catch one of the many concerts, plays and shows at the performing art venue. Spend the day checking out Old Town, or spend it shopping and dining! Seaport Village is a beautiful shopping and dining complex adjacent to San Diego Bay and has over 70 shops, eateries and galleries spread out over a great waterfront property! There are great golf courses, casinos, museums, galleries, and so much more! With so much to do, you’ll enjoy every minute of your California camping trip!


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