Welcome to our Benbow KOA Holiday, gateway to the majestic redwoods, home of big foot lore and legend, land of endless natural beauty and your passport to a vibrant vacation destination.

Welcome to Benbow KOA, an RV Park where nature's wonders meet unparalleled amenities in the heart of the awe-inspiring Lost Coast of Northern California. Nestled among the majestic redwood trees in Humboldt County and overlooking the East Branch, South Fork Eel River, our campground offers a sanctuary for nature lovers and adventure seekers alike.

A Haven for Every Camper Whether you're seeking the cozy comfort of our En-Suite Cabins, the convenience of our Full Hookup RV Sites (accommodating rigs up to 55 feet), or the rustic charm of our seasonal Tent Sites, Benbow KOA provides the perfect canvas for your camping dreams. As you settle in, let the breathtaking panorama of Benbow Valley surround you, inviting you to unwind and reconnect with the great outdoors.

Unmatched Recreation and Relaxation At Benbow KOA, we believe in enhancing your camping experience with an array of exciting activities and modern conveniences. Families can make a splash in our seasonal swimming pool, unwind in the inviting hot tub, or indulge in friendly competitions on our playground and sports court. For our little adventurers, there's no shortage of delights, from Arts and Crafts sessions to thrilling Barrel Train Rides.

Embrace Nature's Bounty Immerse yourself in the wonders of the Eel River, a designated National Wild and Scenic River, where fishing and playful adventures await. Feel the thrill of reeling in your catch of the day or simply bask in the serenity of the flowing waters. Nature enthusiasts will find solace in the lush surroundings, where the towering redwoods whisper tales of centuries past.

Unforgettable Experiences Await Benbow KOA isn't just a campground; it's a gateway to unforgettable moments. For the golfing enthusiasts, our Benbow Golf Course offers a challenging round amidst scenic landscapes. ($) Grab your clubs and head to our KOA Office for ground fees and golf cart rentals.

Gather and Celebrate Planning a group event? Our gathering spaces, including the spacious Village Hall accommodating up to 140 guests and the intimate Friendship Hall for groups of up to 30, are perfect for creating cherished memories. ($) Host your next family reunion, corporate retreat, or special celebration amidst the natural splendor of Benbow KOA.

Your Escape Awaits Experience the perfect blend of natural beauty and modern comfort at Benbow KOA. Let the echoes of laughter and the rustling leaves of ancient redwoods become the soundtrack to your getaway. Whether you seek adventure, relaxation, or a bit of both, our campground invites you to create cherished memories under the Northern California sky.

Book Your Journey Embrace the spirit of adventure and book your stay at Benbow KOA today. Your enchanted camping paradise awaits, promising a getaway like no other. Come visit Humboldt County and let the magic of Benbow KOA transform your ordinary escape into an extraordinary adventure. Start your journey now and let the wilderness call you home.

Campground Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 55' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cable TV
  • Pool (5/1 - 10/31)
  • Hot Tub/Sauna
  • Propane ($)
  • Fishing
  • Firewood ($)
  • Pavilion
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Ways to Stay

KOA Holiday

KOA Holiday Campgrounds

Whether you’re exploring the local area or hanging out at the campground, KOA Holidays are an ideal place to relax and play. There’s plenty to do, with amenities and services to make your stay memorable. Plus, you’ll enjoy the outdoor experience with upgraded RV Sites with KOA Patio® and Deluxe Cabins with full baths for camping in comfort. Bring your family, bring your friends, or bring the whole group – there’s plenty of ways to stay and explore.

KOA Holidays Feature:

  • RV Sites with a KOA Patio®
  • Deluxe Cabins with full baths
  • Premium Tent Sites
  • Group meeting facilities

Latest Hot Deal

Weekly RV Special Rate (Sept-Mar)

WHAT: Reserve any FHU Pull-Thru 50/30 site for only $75 per night when booking 5 or more nights from September to March. This promotion can be used for weekend stays and the rate includes utilities.

WHY: Experience the ultimate comfort and convenience at our campground with spacious FHU Pull-Thru sites. Enjoy easy access and luxurious amenities while saving big on an extended stay. 

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Local Area

The Lost Coast at Shelter Cove

Forty-five minutes west of Benbow KOA lies Shelter Cove with its black sand beaches, surfing, abalone diving, ocean fishing, seals, sea lions, and great fish & chips. Shelter Cove features a 9-hole golf course and private airport.



Redwoods National and State Parks

Close to Benbow KOA, there are numerous places to hike throughout the Kings Range, the Lost Coast and several state and national forest parks. The Lost Coast is one of California's most natural and scenic shorelines, and worthy of at least a day's worth of exploring.



Benbow KOA - Gateway to Avenue of the Giants

The living museum of the world's largest trees begins 6 miles north of Benbow KOA. This 31-mile scenic drive parallels Highway 101. Stop at Rockefeller Forest along the south fork of the Eel River to see Big Tree, Tall Tree and Flat Iron Tree. In Myers Flat you'll find the famous Drive Thru Tree. Just up the road is the Humboldt Redwood State Park Visitor Center.


Sequoia Park Zoo

The Sequoia Park Zoo is a zoo located in Eureka, California, operated by the City of Eureka. The zoo is part of a larger park complex including 60-acre of mature second-growth coast redwood forest, Eureka's largest public playground, and a duck pond, in addition to formal and natural gardens

3414 W St

Eureka, CA 95503




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