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We love this park and planned our trip back home so we could stay here again. The park is very clean, concrete pads and patio area are actually big enough to use! Big and easy to navigate. Nice grass area for walking the dogs and a fenced dog park....please note there are two entrances to the dogs park and people leave without closing the gate, so your dog can escape unless you check to make sure both gates are closed. You can see one from the other, so just be sure they are closed before you let your dog off leash! Our favorite part is the adult only hot tub! Yeah, no kids anywhere near! There is another hot tub near the pool that kids are allowed in. This is by far the nicest hot tub we have seen at any park, clean, hot enough and good jets.......and did I mention no kids allowed??!! We stayed an extra day just to relax a bit before continuing the trek home. This park ranks in our top 10 for sure! If I had one complaint, it would be that not all the sites have picnic tables.....not sure why, but they don't. So we had to grab one from another site.

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We were pleasantly surprised by this park. When driving in through town I thought we had made a mistake, but once in the park, it's quiet and everyone was very nice. Plenty of room for big rigs to maneuver. We had not problem at all with backing our 43ft. MH into the site. We loved having a trash can right at our site and not having to haul trash to the dumpster! That is a perk. Walking dogs means going to the end of the park where there is some green area, wouldn't really call it grass. There is a problem with some stickers (goats head) down there, but not horrible. There is a back gate you can go out and cross the arroyo to some paths to walk your dogs. We only tried that once, because of the stickers in their feet, so we kept to the park.

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A big park with actual grass! Not easy to find in this part of the world. The sites are larger than most and level. Some full time folks here, but they keep their sites very neat and are super nice and friendly. There are two dog parks, both with grass! There are also loads of rabbits, so walking the dogs can be a challenge if they like to chase small furry things! I would have given this park a higher rating, except for some reason we have a loss of power from the 50amp and could only run 1 AC unit and while we were out, because of the power share feature in our coach and not having enough power to run everything we lost power to our hotspot and baby monitor that we use to keep an eye on the dogs while we are out (monitors temp. as well).......for us it was a big problem and now we are having to run our generator to cool the RV. Thankfully it's not horribly hot, but in the summer, it would be downright dangerous if this happened and you left pets in your RV or trailer. One of the higher priced KOAs and the loss of power is a big problem for us. For that reason, we would not stay here again. Which is sad, because the rest of the park is nice.

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I'm not sure what is going on with KOA recently, but their parks have really gone downhill. This is a typical KOA of recent years, kind of run down, looks like they just put down new gravel for some of the sites and roadways. There is some grass/weeds between some of the sites. It's an OK stopover on your way elsewhere. If you have dogs, there are rabbits everywhere.....and I mean everywhere! If they are chasers, they will go nuts! The grass/weed area between sites is covered in rabbit poop, I've never seen so much! Not their fault, it's just there are so many darn rabbits! If I were tent camping here, it would be kind of gross!

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Not the place to come for ambiance, but it's close to town and convenient. All gravel lot and for a larger motorhome (we are 43 ft.) it's a bit tight getting around. That is mostly because the sites are not long and everyone has to park their vehicles in the driveways between rows. The site next to ours (we were in the back row) had a huge tree in the front of the site. We watched a smaller MH try to park there and they broke their mirror on the tree! There is no way they would have fit in that site, so not sure why they were put there. They ended up parking behind the tree, which left the back of their coach hanging out in the driveway, which meant no one could get through that way. The dog park is big, but in the week we were there, no one emptied the trash bin and is was overflowing with poop filled bags. It is also basically weeds and dirt, but thankfully no goat head stickers. The owner is super nice, but I think we would opt to stay elsewhere if we came through again.

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Great wooded park, we were on the edge, so not crowded in-between folks. We loved this for walking the dogs, lots of paths in the woods and a bike bath to walk them along. There are lots of permanent residents/RVs/Trailers, but they didn't bother anyone. The best part is having a place to walk the dogs outside of the RV park. A big plus for us. There is a Rec center across the street that you can pay by the day. VERY nice Rec center!

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We stayed here based on excellent reviews, now I wonder if they are real reviews from actual RVers. First we reserved and paid for a 50 amp pull through, but when we got there, we ended up with a 30 amp back in. Not cool. The reservoir is not even there and hasn't been for years, no water, except a small pond about 1/4 mile away. Surprised no one mentioned this in recent reviews. There is tons of junk all around the park and the office. Just stacks of junk laying around. We were not able to level our RV because the site was so unlevel. I would not call this park clean and neat at all. Yes, the guy who runs the park is nice, but I don't think that makes up for the mistake with our booking or more importantly the messy park or lack of water in the reservoir......on the upside, no water in the lake leaves a good area to walk the dogs. That was only upside of this park.

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Nice park with lots of grass around the perimeter for walking the dogs. A little strange that you check in at the gas station, but there's a first for everything! Nice short walk down to the river, good place to watch the sunset in the little park at the boat ramp. We stayed one night on our way elsewhere and really liked this park. The pool (we didn't use it, just looked at it) is tiny, but if you have kids, I think wet is wet for them! We would stay here again on our way through. The park seems very well maintained overall. One thing that concerned me, they were spraying for weeds in the RV sites (they are gravel) along the edges and inside the sites where RVs were parked. Having dogs that need to be walked, it is dangerous to have weed killer on their paws. So I had to wait until the weed killer dried, then took the dogs out for a walk and wiped their feet before coming back in. Not sure how they would rectify that, other than posting signs all over or maybe cones that said they were using chemicals? I don't know, but for pets and I am sure some sensitive people, that could be an issue. Something I have never encountered before and cause me to wonder!

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Large park with mostly permanent residents. The transient sites are toward the back as far as I could tell and it's nicer back here. Last row with a hedge row of trees and field behind. The permanent residents keep their sites very neat, no junk laying around. Frankly this is the neatest park with full timers that I have ever seen! Apparently mostly oil workers. It's also very quiet. The lot is gravel with some grass between, they have planted some trees, but they need a few years to be worth the effort! The host is very nice and helpful. It's a big park, so room to walk the dogs, but no great areas outside of the park to walk them. We walk ours several miles a day, so our only option is to walk them along the road in an industrial area....but I don't think many walk as long as we do and it wouldn't be a problem for most. The only down side is the side by side hook ups, which makes your door and the neighbor's door face each other and for some strange reason, there is only one picnic table, so you have to share that or have your own tables and chairs. The sites are pretty close, so if we open our awning and they open theirs I think they would hit. This is not an issue with the park, but an issue with our new neighbors....they have their dog on a tie out and it reaches to within 2 ft or our door, so when we try to come out of our door with our dogs, their dog lunges at us and the dogs (he's friendly, but I don't want to get them all tangled up in his tie out) and they don't seem to think it's a problem! We ended up having to ask them to move their dog whenever we come outside. Seems like they would notice that's it's an issue and not have to be told. Also the park does not allow several breeds of dogs, so ask first if you have a Pittie, German Shepherd, etc.

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Nice campground, your typical KOA. Hosts were super nice. Sites were not as level as they could be, we had a big step up into our rig after getting it level. The location is good for amenities, lots of shopping for anything nearby. Lots of room to walk the dogs. They did have an issue with a water pipe one evening, but worked furiously to dig it up and fix it, so we weren't without water very long. The campground is very neat, lawns mowed and tidy. With a little sprucing up, this could be a very nice campground. We would stay here again.

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Lots of room between sites. The hookups all look new and work well. Sites are level. Very quiet park, even with all of the ATV folks staying there, you hardly noticed. Obviously ATVing is a big activity there, which we didn't do, but if you did, you'd be very happy! Lots of room to walk the dogs. The campground is very dusty, but a map at the door keeps it out of your RV. We really liked this campground, super quiet and peaceful, lots of space between sites. The only drawback for us was no cell service because I work while I travel and as luck would have it, I had issues with work and really needed the phone and internet. I spent too much time in the parking lot at the grocery store in Manising where I could make calls. I did find out that on the gravel road across from the park about 150 yards down, there is one spot where you could get service. I was running and all of a sudden heard texts coming through, so that was my "office" for the last day! If I didn't have to work, I would have loved not having service!

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We chose this park because of the location and the access to the bike path for going into town. You walk or ride your bike through a short trail in the woods and you are on a lovely paved path into town. We rode our bike to the ferry twice to go over to Mackinac Island and rode all over town. It's also great for walking the dogs! The sites aren't all that level and things in the campground could be spruced up a bit. We did drive through all the other campgrounds in the area and were happy we chose to stay here. The location is great, the other campers were nice. We would stay here again.

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Wow, just wow.......and I don't mean this in a good way. We opted to stay here for an overnight stay.. They gave us a "pull through" which is just a spot in a field and we had to drive through a wet area in the field to get into our spot, almost getting stuck in the mud. Michigan is tough for finding a quick overnight spot when traveling through, so you take what you can. In hindsight, a parking lot looks like a palace! Lot's full time residents and some interesting RV/Trailer set ups, kind of trashy.

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Excellent campground. We read the reviews and mentions of steep roads in the campground. We have a 43ft. motorhome and didn't have any problems. They are steep up to the top sites, but nothing difficult about it. Just drive up, the view is amazing! Super clean and well maintained. When people leave their sites, the hosts rake the gravel smooth so it looks nice for the next person! This has been one of our favorite parks so far!

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If you have ever been to NASCAR with a motorhome, that is pretty much what this park is like. Very cramped and limited sites able to handle a larger RV. Cars/trucks don't really fit inside the sites, so they are parked all over the roads. Sadly, it really has that "trailer park" feel. It's a big park, so walking dogs along the perimeter gives you a decent walk, but apparently they allow dogs to be tethered outside the campers, we were charged by 3 different dogs on tie outs that reached well into the road and then one dog was not on leash at all. Be warned! It's a clean park overall, but we wouldn't stay here again unless we had too. Good enough for an overnight stay on your way elsewhere......maybe, but if you have it in you, keep driving to something better.