Coordinates: 38°11′40″N 120°56′09″W / 38.19444°N 120.93583°W / 38.19444; -120.93583
Lake Camanche Ranches is an unincorporated community in Calaveras County, California. It lies at an elevation of 322 feet (98 m).
At the nearby Lake Camanche, recreational activities include camping, fishing and swimming, though the bottom of the lake is dangerous, as there are many jagged rocks. An annual bass competition is held annually.