General Questions

What is your cancellation/refund policy

  • RV and Tent Sites:
    If you cancel more than 7 days before your scheduled camping date, a fee of $10 will be charged for each site, or you can reschdule for another date. If you cancel with less than 7 days before your scheduled camping date, the deposit will not be returned, and rescheduling is no permitted.

  • Cabins:
    If you cancel more than 30 days before your scheduled camping date, a fee of $10 will be charged for each cabin, or you can reschdule for another date. If you cancel with less than 30 days before your scheduled camping date, the deposit will not be returned, and rescheduling is no permitted.

  • During Your Stay:
    If you need to depart earlier than your checkout date, refunds will not be given.  No exceptions.

What are your rules?

Our park rules are available here.

Are pets allowed?

Your 4-legged friends are welcome in all of our RV and tent sites.  But pets are not allowed in the cabins.  Please also be considerate to the other guests within the park, and pick up after them.  Your pet must be on a leash at ALL TIMES!

Do you have bath houses?

We have two (2) bath houses.  Please see our Park Map for their locations.  We also have showers and restrooms adjacent to the swimming pool that are available to swimmers.  Use of these facilities to wash off sand from the San Lorenzo River is forbidden, as it will promptly clog the shower drain.

Do you have laundry facilities?

We do not have laundry facilities on premises.  There are coin-op laundry facilities in nearby Felton and Scotts Valley that are easily accessible.  Feel free to use the links below to choose a laundromat ...

-- In Felton --
Felton Big Trees Speed Wash
Felton Laundromat

-- In Scotts Valley --
Kings Village Wash and Dry
Bubbles Laundromat

Where can I refill/swap an LP tank?

There are several places within a very short drive of the park, that provide refill or swap services. Here are the closest locations in Felton ...

-- Tank Refill --
Cornerstone Automotive Services
U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer
Valero

-- Tank Swap --
Quik Stop
Rite Aid
Chevron

How close are you to Henry Cowell Redwood State Park?

Our park is the only one in the area to share a border with Henry Cowell Redwood State Park.  This provides all of our guests with instant access to Original and Second Growth forest.  The main park office is a roughly ¾ mile walk from our pool trailhead.  The popular Garden of Eden swimming hole is roughly a 1-mile walk down the tracks.

How far is it to Roaring Camp?

Roaring Camp and Big Trees Railroad is less than a 1-mile walk from our pool trailhead.  For those not wanting to walk, Roaring Camp is a short 2-mile drive from the campground.

How far is the Santa Cruz Beach and Boardwalk?

The Santa Cruz Boardwalk is 6.5 miles from the campground.

Are there things for kids to do?

Absolutely!  We have a playground that includes a climbing wall, basketball court, clubhouse, and a heated swimming pool (open seasonally). And, of course, we have 3 trailheads that directly enter Henry Cowell Redwood State Park (see our park map).  The popular swimming hole Garden of Eden on the San Lorenzo River is less than 1-mile from our office.

When is the office/store open?

During the summer, the office/store is open from 9:00am through 9:00pm.
During the winter, the office/store is open from 10:00am through 5:00pm.
Someone is always in the park who can assist in the event of an emergency or urgent matter.

Can I get directions?

Please note: Highway 9 from Santa Cruz to Felton is NOT recommended. It's extremely difficult (and dangerous) to make that right hand turn on to Old Big Trees Road.

Directions coming from the north:

  • Follow Highway 17 south to Exit 3, Scotts Valley/Mt. Hermon Rd.
  • Follow Mt. Hermon Rd West through Scotts Valley to Graham Hill Rd.
  • Turn right on Graham Hill Rd.
  • After 1 block, turn left (south) on Highway 9 in Felton.
  • Follow Highway 9 south approximately 1.5 miles to Old Big Trees Rd.
  • Turn left on Old Big Trees Rd.
  • Follow Old Big Trees Rd approximately 0.25 miles to our clubhouse.

Directions coming from the south:

  • Follow Highway 1 north to Santa Cruz.
  • Take Exit 441B and follow Highway 17 north to Exit 3, Scotts Valley/Mt. Hermon Rd.
  • Follow Mt. Hermon Rd West through Scotts Valley to Graham Hill Rd.
  • Turn right on Graham Hill Rd.
  • After 1 block, turn left (south) on Highway 9 in Felton.
  • Follow Highway 9 south approximately 1.5 miles to Old Big Trees Rd.
  • Turn left on Old Big Trees Rd.
  • Follow Old Big Trees Rd approximately 0.25 miles to our clubhouse.


RV/Tent Site Questions

How large of a rig can you accommodate?

We can accommodate up to 36' travel trailers, motor homes, and 5th wheels.  But not all of our sites can accept a rig that large.  Please call our office to ensure that we have an available site that can fit your rig.

How many people can stay on a site?

Our maximum occupancy for a single site is 6 persons.  If you have more than 6 persons, additional sites will need to be reserved.

Are there fire rings? Are camp fires allowed?

All of our sites include a fire pit.  Fires are only allowed in the provided fire pits.

Do you have pull-thru RV sites?

We only have one (1) pull-thru site.  Site #68 is a pull-thru site.

What time can I check in to my RV or Tent site?

Check-in for RV and Tent sites is 1:00pm.  Early check-in may be available, is an additional $20.00, and based upon site availability.  Please call ahead if you need early check in.

What time is RV/Tent Checkout?

Checkout for RV or Tent sites is 11:00am.

Cabin Questions

Are the cabins fully furnished?

Our cabins are camping cabins.  You will need to bring your own:
  • Bed Linens
  • Blankets
  • Pillows
  • Towels
  • Toiletries (for cabins with bathrooms)
  • Kitchenwares (for cabins with kitchenette)
Please no hot plates, electric skillets, fryers, or portable gas stoves of any kind are to be used within the cabins.

What time can I check in to my cabin?

Check-in for cabins is at 3:00pm.  Early check-in may be available, is an additional $50.00, and based upon cabin availability.  Please call ahead if you need early check-in.

What time is check out for cabins?

Check out time for cabins is 11:00am.



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TELEPHONE
ADDRESS
EMAIL
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(831) 335-7669
Fax: 
(831) 704-7312
300 Old Big Trees Road
Felton, CA 95018
gocamping@cotilliongardens.com
 
Office Hours:  10am to 5pm (Sun - Thu) and 10am to 6pm (Fri - Sat)