Thank you for making the Mendocino Woodlands a part of your California State Parks camping experience. Please read and acknowledge the Rules Agreement. A welcome packet, including maps, can be accessed after completing this form. This form must be completed by every camper.
If you are bringing a vehicle, please enter the vehicle information at the bottom of the form.
mendocino WOODLANDS state park rules agreement
Do not go into the other camps without permission.
Do not bring animals or pets to camp. Licensed and registered assistance and rescue dogs are permitted with: advance notice; verification of license and registration as a service animal; and, if to do so would not endanger others.
Street legal, licensed motorcycles may ride on roads only. No off-road riding.
Smoking is allowed only in designated areas. In accordance with California Law, there is no smoking within 20 feet of an entrance to a building or window.
Speed Limit and Parking:
THE SPEED LIMIT ON ALL ROADS IN CAMP IS 5 MPH.
No parking on roads is allowed. Parking areas are designated.
DO NOT PARK IN TURNOUTS: These are for use by safety equipment and vehicles. Brief use for unloading and loading is allowed.
In order to protect wildlife, food is only permitted in designated eating areas (dining halls and outdoor eating areas).
ABSOLUTELY NO FOOD IS PERMITTED IN THE SLEEPING CABINS.
All garbage needs to be securely placed in garbage bins or bear-proof garbage containers.
Keep kitchen doors closed at all times for wildlife excursion purposes.
Do not feed or make contact with wildlife of any kind.
In order to protect the springs and ecosystems at the park, Mendocino Woodlands and California State Parks have taken several measures to reduce the amount of water we use. Please help us minimize our impact on the natural environment around us by:
- Taking short showers (less than 5 minutes) and only when necessary.
- Use the shower shut off button when shampooing and soaping up.
- Do not run faucets when brushing teeth.
Do not flush anything that might plug the sewers, especially tampons, sanitary napkins, flushable wipes, etc.
Fire, Fireplaces, and Fire Circles:
FIRES ARE PERMITTED ONLY IN THE FIREPLACES AND IN THE FIRE CIRCLES.
No candles, liquid gas lanterns, heaters, or other flame making devices are permitted.
NOTIFY MENDOCINO WOODLANDS STAFF OF ANY FIRE OR USE OF FIRE FIGHTING EQUIPMENT
Illegal and Controlled Substances:
No illegal drugs are permitted on MWCA premises.
YOU MAY BE CHARGED FOR ANY VIOLATIONS OF THE RULES AGREEMENT, INTENTIONAL OR NOT, WHICH CAUSE MWCA TO INCUR DAMAGES.