Things to Do During Your Stay at Campland

For over 50 years, Campland on the Bay has delivered family-friendly fun. In addition to our onsite amenities, we host activities for kids, adults, and families every single day! There is no shortage of opportunities to create treasured memories and experiences at Campland on the Bay. The vibrant and lively atmosphere is unparalleled!


Competitive campers can choose from a variety of sports during their stay at Campland. Whether through our recreation department or just on your own, there are plenty of ways to stay active while on the bay. Campland offers arranged activities for the below games through our organized recreation department. Check out our activities calendar for times and details!

kids playing dodgeball


In addition to year-round activities, Campland offers seasonal fun for everyone Memorial Day Weekend and through mid-October. Be sure to check our activities calendar for days and times open during your trip.

Giant Waterslide

During the summer, Campland offers a large blow-up slide right on the sand of Mission Bay! It is the highlight of many campers stays. 

Campland Rocks

During the summer months, Campland Rocks hits the stage at Central Park! Live DJs and tribute bands wow the crowd in the heart of Campland. Bring your chair and blanket to rock out under the stars!

giant water slide
stage with live music


We have a wide variety of activities available for campers of all ages. Whether it’s tye-dying tees or heading out on a treasure hunt, there is something for everyone. Our activities are always changing, so be sure to check the calendar for what’s offered during your stay!

tie dye activity


Explore Mission Bay by water or land with rentals from the Marina! Take a relaxing kayak cruise viewing wildlife at neighboring Kendall-Frost Nature Reserve or cruise around the Mission Bay loop by bike. For our thrill-seeking guests, rent a jet ski or ski boat.

Water Sports Rentals:

Bike & Cart Rentals:

Campland on the Bay - San Diego Waterfront Camping


Campland on the Bay has laid-back luxe amenities for your enjoyment. Whether you are skateboarding in the San Diego sunshine or getting into the game at the arcade, Campland has everything you need to create lifelong memories!

girl skateboarders