Area Attractions

Merced-River_2kCentral California Attractions

Yosemite National Park

East of The Lakes RV & Golf Resort, Yosemite National Park offers spectacular natural beauty, waterfalls, hiking and other recreational opportunities in this most popular scenic attraction.

Lake Tahoe

North of the resort, experience one of the most exceptional lakes you’ll find anywhere. Many recreational opportunities abound in and around Lake Tahoe.


Our state capital lies to the northwest. Visit Old Town, take a State Capitol tour, dine and enjoy the culture attractions of Sacramento.

Napa Wine CountrySonoma Wine Country

Venture northwest to wine country and visit the finest wineries in the picturesque regions of Napa and Sonoma.

_MBB2398-Edit-EditBay Area Central Coast

Head west to visit the San Francisco Bay and Monterey Bay areas. Drive the spectacular Big Sur coast, visit Monterey, Santa Cruz, and cosmopolitan San Francisco.

Monterey Bay Aquarium

Santa Cruz

San Francisco

Local Attractions

New Merced University Campus
The brand new UC Merced is just a short distance away. Have a look at the newest campus in the University of California system.

Madera Wine Trail

There are now several small, family-owned wineries in Madera… many producing award winning wines!


Just 40 minutes south of Chowchilla in Fresno are many wonderful shopping opportunities; Ann Taylor, Chico’s, Eddie Bauer, Talbots, Williams-Sonoma, Pottery Barn, Coach, Banana Republic & Whole Foods just to name a few.


Chukchansi Gold Resort & Casino

Table Mountain Rancheria

Chaffee Zoo (Just 40 minutes south on Highway 99 in Fresno)

The Lakes RV & Golf Resort • 1-866-665-6980 • 5001 E Robertson Blvd Chowchilla CA 93610 • Office open 7 days a week from 9:30am to 6:00pm