Wild West Camping Since 1963



Rawhide Ranch is located in the beautiful grove areas of northern San Diego County, California.  The ranch is easily accessible from Highway 5 or Highway 15 via Route 76.  The ranch dirt road will whisk you away to a simpler time and place!  Oh, okay…..”whisk” might be a little hopeful but you will know for sure that you have reached a special place where memories are made!

Set your GPS for 6987 W. Lilac Rd, Bonsall, CA   92003 and we’ll see you soon!


Newfangled Directions

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Old School Directions

For those embracing a break from technology and traveling the old-fashioned way:

From Los Angeles/Orange County:

Drive INTERSTATE 5 South to Oceanside.  HWY 76 off-ramp is just past Oceanside Harbor; head EAST on HWY 76.  In Bonsall, turn RIGHT on CAMINO DEL REY (AM/PM & McDonalds at the corner), cross the bridge, stay LEFT at the Y in the road and just at the corner of the golf course turn LEFT on WEST LILAC ROAD.  Rawhide Ranch is up the hill (approx. 3 miles); you’ll see the sign on the RIGHT.

From San Diego (via Rt. 15):

Drive INTERSTATE 15 NORTH to OLD HWY 395/US-395, turn LEFT at end of ramp.  Go to top of hill; turn LEFT onto  WEST LILAC ROAD.  Ranch is approx. 1.6 miles ahead on your left.

From Riverside/San Bernardino:

Drive INTERSTATE 15 SOUTH past Temecula.  Take HWY 76 exit WEST towards PALA/OCEANSIDE.  Turn LEFT onto OLD HWY 395 (at gas station plaza).  Go up to top of hill.  Turn RIGHT onto WEST LILAC ROAD.   Ranch is approx. 1.6 miles ahead on your left.