Camping Barcelonnette

Campsite in Barcelonnette

The Rioclar campsite

welcomes you in Barcelonnette

Tucked away in the heart of the Ubaye valley, several steps away from Barcelonnette and 15 minutes from the Serre-Poncon Lake, you’ll find the Rioclar, a charming campsite fully dedicated to your family vacation. Located in the Alpes-de-Haute Provence, between the Mercantour Park and the Serre Poncon Lake, our campsite offers a beautiful choice for a vacation oriented towards nature, discovery, sport, and relaxation.

Whether you choose a stay on a pitch with your tent/camper/caravan or in a mobile home, chalet, tent lodge, tree-tent, choose the formula that suits you best for a nature holiday in Barcelonnette, where camping is authentic.

Vacation is a time for discoveries and for sharing precious moments or activities with the family; to meet new people, to make new friendships, to rediscover freedom… Here, parents, children and teenagers there is something to enjoy for everyone. We are here to assist you with your vacation plans.

The Ubaye valley is full of happy people who have chosen to live a healthy and peaceful mountain environment. Come and take advantage of this great quality of life during your next vacation! If you like the charm of camping in the mountains, in the heart of nature, then welcome to Rioclar!

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Rentals & Pitches in Barcelonnette

integrated in our natural park of 8 Ha

Pitches, chalets, mobile homes, lodge tents and caravans are located in the heart of a forest of spruce, larch and Mediterranean pines. Settled on large pitches, each rental is equipped with a furnished and spacious summer terrace. For us space as well as nature are important

Our rentals integrate perfectly the natural setting of the campsite.

Rioclar campsite's assets

with panoramic terrace

At an altitude of 1100 metres, come and enjoy yourself and clear your mind! Imagine taking an aperitif with a breathtaking view of the Séolane mountains!

The restaurant’s panoramic terrace is a must at Rioclar for lunch or dinner with family or friends. Happy Hour, concerts and various entertainment evenings in July and August!
Restaurant with panoramic terrace

Ideal for young
people and families

The Rioclar? A paradise for young people and families in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence!

Our family campsite is the ideal place to spend a pleasant family holiday in the mountains: entertainment and sports activities for everyone, kids club, heated swimming pool and rafting park!Ideal for young people and families

White Water Sports Park

The Ubaye valley offers an exceptional playground for whitewater sports! Rafting, mini rafting, canoeing, hydrospeed, kayaking or canyoning are supervised by qualified guides and start from the campsite! Go for more than 2 hours of thrills and fun !

Heated pool and paddling pool

Holidays are all about swimming and lazing around, no matter how old you are!

Come and enjoy at the foot of the mountains our heated pool and paddling pool equipped with two slides for little children ! Even the most sensitive will be able to dive in the water! Come in the morning and take advantage of the aqua fitness courses offered by our lifeguard.

Direct access to rivers

Enjoy the nature and the water! The Rioclar is located on the banks of the Ubaye and Rioclar rivers … Treat yourself to a relaxing moment by admiring the beautiful river landscapes or enjoy many activities with family or friends: swimming, rafting, canoeing, kayaking, fishing… Direct access to rivers

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On site

many services at the campsite

Panoramic restaurant

Panoramic restaurant

Free broadband wifi

Free Wifi
high throughput

Groceries and local products

Groceries and local products

Heated pool

pool & paddling pool

Nautical base

Nautical base

Animations & children's club

Animations & children’s club

camping barbecue


camping laundry



Table tennis & petanque


Multi-sport & tennis


One of the most beautiful valleys in the Southern Alps

Lulled by the rythm of the seasons, the Ubaye Valley offers you its colours, its sunshine and its incredible panoramas: lunar landscapes, pine and larch forests, lakes and rivers, mountain villages, traditional farms…

The Ubaye Valley is a true playground. Enjoy it!
Discover the high-altitude lakes, go hiking and paragliding, practice white-water sports or simply take it easy at Rioclar****. Just taking advantage of its heated pool or of its direct access to the Ubaye-river.

When our customers talk about the campsite

Fantastic campsite

Great location, nice big and private pitches. Campsite had everything including great showers and a lovely pool. Staff very friendly and helpful. Would definitely recommend.

Bridget B.

Beautiful location of this camping. The spots are playfully allocated and spacious, lots of shade. Staff is very friendly. The river near the camping flows fast. Nice for the (older) children to take a rubber tire or boat down the stream. It’s a nice camping for children anyway. There’s lots to see and do in the area.

Fam. H.

This is a really nice site with spacious spots. The showers and the toilets are clean. The pool is nice and it’s a great base for exploring the Cols in the area.