American River Camping Ground


4.4 from 20 users


Tangara Dr, American River, South Australia

(08) 8553 4500


Fees apply at this location and are made onsite via a self-registration booth (iron ranger - cash only). Credit card (Visa or Mastercard only) payments can be made using the PARKEON Pay station. Coin payment is also accepted $2 $1 50c 20c 10c - No change or refunds given. Council does not take bookings for the sites and availability is on a first come, first serve basis. The camping ground is located near the American River Boat Ramp. American River is a sheltered small village, popular for aquatic activities including boating, sailing and fishing. Although not located at the camping ground, a sheltered playground is available nearby. There is a general store at American River and a number of dining options. There are unpowered sites and 6 powered sites suitable for tents, camper trailers, caravans and motorhomes. Facilities include toilets, coin operated showers, sheltered picnic area and bbqs. Generators are permitted between 7:00am and 10:00pm. Chainsaws are prohibited. Campgrounds are closed on catastrophic fire danger days. Pets are permitted.

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Lat: -35.787869 Lng: 137.770287

User Reviews



Not suitable for caravans



Great campground, level sites, nice & peaceful, toilets & showers ok. Loved the Deck Cafe, the food was really good. Would definitely stay here again.


Kara joiner

Amazing spot right on the river, bird life everywhere. Real toilets, 2 showers $2 for 3 minutes, rubbish bins, fires allowed, 4g available, clean camp kitchen with bbq, picnic tables and shelters, cafe and general store within walking distance


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