Telephone Reservations

Camping reservations can be made 7 months in advance on the first day of the month beginning at 8:00 a.m. PST via the website, by mail, or by phone.

Hearst Castle Reservations are available 120 days in advance.
Año Nuevo Reservations are available 56 days in advance.


There is a $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee charged for EACH campsite.  Reservations can be made by calling the Call Center at ReserveAmerica at 1-800-444-7275 or by making a reservation online at http://www.parks.ca.gov.

ReserveAmerica is closed on New Year's Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas.

Telephone reservations for campgrounds and tours may be made during the following hours:
March - September:  8 am - 6 pm
October - February:  9 am - 5 pm (weekdays),  9 am - 3 pm (weekends)
December 18-31:  8 am - 5 pm

On Sale Days
:  8 am - 6 pm

On-line reservations are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
 
We are committed to providing a reservation service that meets your needs. The best times to call are midday and midweek, when the phone lines are less busy.

    Have the following Information ready when you call.
  • Park selections Date you wish to start camping
  • Type and size of camping equipment
  • Number of people that will occupy the campsite
  • Number of nights you wish to camp
  • Alternative park and camping date choices
  • Your phone number with area code
  • Mailing address
  • Method of payment (credit card number and expiration date)

    Before you hang up make sure . . .
  • Your reservation agent confirms your selection.
  • The information you provided has been recorded correctly.
  • Your reservation agent provides you with a reservation number to use when you arrive at the park.
Important: If time permits a voucher will be mailed to you. When you receive it, make sure that all information is correct. If any information is incorrect, call Customer Account Services at 1-800-695-2269.

Reservations by Telephone

Camping Reservations:
1-800-444-PARK (7275)

Hearst Castle and Año Nuevo:
1-800-444-4445

Historic Sites (School Groups):
1-866-240-4655

Historic Sites (Commercial Groups):
1-866-361-5111

International Callers
CA Camping – 518-218-5077
Hearst Castle and
Año Nuevo – 518-218-5078

TDD Callers
1-800-274-7275

NOTE:  New Telephone Reservation Hours!
Please note the new hours of operation for the telephone reservation system for California State Park campgrounds and tours:

March - September:  8 am - 6 pm
October - February:  9 am - 5 pm (weekdays),  9 am - 3 pm (weekends)
December 18-31:  8 am - 5 pm
On Sale Days
:  8 am - 6 pm

On-line reservations will remain available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  

Reservations are offered seven months in advance beginning at 8 am on the first reservation day of the month.