Mad River Rapids RV Park

Affordable Arcata, Your RV Dream Come True

Stay for the night or stay forever!

Ever since the founding in 1850, Arcata has been pleasing residents and vacationers alike with its fresh air, coastal environment, and seafood and vegetarian restaurants. The climate is pleasantly mild most of the year making this a great place for outdoor activities. So, Snowbirds, you can almost leave your mittens behind…we get ONE whole inch of snow every year!

We’re open year-round and have room for your big rig in our 92 pet-friendly, pull-thru sites.

Daily Rate 30 AMP Service
Starting at

$64 + Tax


Daily Rate 50 AMP Service
Starting at

$68 + Tax


Monthly Rate


Includes Utilities
Subject to Approval


Please note: All rates are for up to four persons per site. Additional persons over the age of 18 years (including overnight guests) up to a maximum of six persons per site will be charged an additional $3 per day, $20 per week, or $40 per month per person.

Terms: One habitable, and one non-habitable vehicle per site. One extra vehicle allowed per site at a rate of $3 per day, $20 per week, or $40 per month. All monthly rates are a month to month tenancy.
Rates and Seasons are subject to change without notice.

Cancellation/Refund policy: We offer full refunds with a $10 service charge for all reservations canceled 72 hours prior to arrival date. Reservations canceled less than 72 hours before arrival will be charged the deposit amount equal to one night.
Campers who do not call or show for their reservation will be canceled without a refund of their deposit.
No refunds due to weather or early departure.

Our low rates include all of this…

  • Full hook-ups
  • 30 AMP or 50 AMP service
  • Paved sites
  • Patio & picnic table at every site
  • Room for slide-outs
  • FREE hi-speed WiFi at every site
  • Pool & Spa (temporarily unavailable)
  • Smooth, paved streets
  • Dog walk areas – we’re pet-friendly
  • Immaculate restrooms and showers
  • Modern laundry facility

Bring your computer, pets, and family

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