Known for its incredible access to water activities, Stanislaus is one of the oldest of California’s National Forests. Fish in the over 800 miles of streams, or raft, kayak, or the Tuolumne River. Both large and small lakes offer ample opportunity for swimming, boating, paddleboarding and kayaking in the summer months. Other unique on-land adventure activities include snowmobiling or horseback riding. If taking a dip isn’t your thing, take a beautiful walk in the woods and reconnect with our natural humanity. Don’t miss out on the eco-friendly options or the more uniquely styled cabins when filtering your glamping options. For maximum comfort, search for amenities like extra beds, full kitchen, or a hot tub for chilly nights. Regardless, you are sure to make all your friends jealous when you book a vacation rental near Stanislaus National Forest.