Winterhaven, California: Gold Rock Ranch

For those who seek an out-of-the-way place in the desert to park their RV. Gold Rock's claim to be a "resort" strains credibility, but it is near an abandoned gold mine with 1,000-foot-deep shafts.

Gold Rock Ranch RV Resort

Address:
2401 Gold Rock Ranch Rd, Winterhaven, CA
Directions:
Gold Rock Ranch RV Resort. I-8 exit 159. Drive north into the desert on Ogilby Rd for 8.5 miles. Turn left onto Gold Rock Ranch Rd. Drive 1.5 miles.
Phone:
928-920-0603
Admission:
Free to visit
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Gold Rock

A strange little RV camp that bills itself as a resort, but let's be real. It's mostly long-term trailers centered around a gift shop and old mining equipment on display. Quaint because of its bramble fences and speed limit of "Darn Slow," it's a nice place to stretch your legs between Blythe and Yuma.

[Katherine, 04/24/2014]

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