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Review Count: 46
States Visited: 14
Helpful Reviews: 6

Albany / Corvallis KOA, Albany, Oregon

Date of Stay: August, 2018 - $48.00
Overall Rating:

The staff are the highlight of this campground! Friendly, professional, and just great! It was wonderful just meeting them. However, this is an old KOA campground built when the longest RVs were less than 30'. This is not a big rig friendly campground. Half the campground is still only 30 amp while the other half of the campground is mostly 30/50amp. We carefully negotiated the interior dirt roads and pulled into our campsite with only a few inches to spare from scraping the RV side on the site demarker. Upon leaving . . . it was tight. The wash ditches have been filled with large river cobbles which catch tires and make steering very hard. Our 39' fifth wheel occupied the whole site, so we had to park our truck in the overflow some distance away. We could not open our awnings fully because of the trees and sewer vent. The 50 amp area is close to the highway so the highway noise was constant most all the night. There was a small area between RV sites with grass. The grass was dead because of the heat and drought. I am afraid that we will not return. We camped at Albany / Corvallis KOA in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Surface
Gravel, Dirt
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Just long enough for my 5th wheel (had to disconnect)
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
20 Amp, 30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Interior Roads
Tight Turns, Poor Conditions
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Not Convenient

Review Count: 46
States Visited: 14
Helpful Reviews: 6

North Lake RV Park and Campground, Kettle Falls, Washington

Date of Stay: July, 2018 - $38.00
Overall Rating:

This is a great place to get away! Yes, the tall pines will cut off your satellite TV. Yes, it is down a dirt road. But really. Why do we camp? This is one excellent place to escape from "stuff". Bring a fishing rod. Bring a kayak. Bring a boat. We had a full hook-up pull-thru site that was actually easy to enter and exit. The tall pine trees protected us from the winds. This is an older campground with new owners who are working hard on many upgrades. RV sites are scattered among the trees and not lined up in rows. The sites are dirt and gravel. Sites offer plenty of room between sites with picnic tables and fire pits. Water pressure was good, and no problems with the electricity. A large grassy common area is adjacent to the RV sites and is complete with awnings, chairs, and tables. There is not a fenced dog park, but there is plenty of area to walk leashed dogs. That said, they do request not to take dogs into the grassy common area or the playground area. The new owners are very friendly and want to help make one's stay nothing but enjoyable. We will return because this campground has so many great things working for it. We camped at North Lake RV Park and Campground in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
4
Site Surface
Gravel, Dirt
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Quite a bit longer (plenty of space) for my 5th wheel and truck (I didn't have to disconnect
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
20 Amp, 30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Covered Forested
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

Take a drive over to Republic, WA and visit the Stonerose Fossil Site. For a minimal fee, one can dig for Eocene fossils all day! Look at the campground website for directions to local waterfalls and motorcycle scenic rides. Visit the Kettle Falls Museum to learn about the Falls (under 150' of water now) and the history of the area. Yes, it is a small, local museum but well worth a visit.

Review Count: 46
States Visited: 14
Helpful Reviews: 6

Border Inn RV Park, Baker, Nevada

Date of Stay: June, 2018 - $25.00
Overall Rating:

Previous reviewer is spot on. There is dog poop everywhere at various stages of drying to dust in the arid environment! The gas station/restaurant/store/casino is right on US 50 (America's Loneliest Highway) and right on the Nevada/Utah border. The RV park immediately behind the building is a dusty lot with full hookups. One night I woke up to take a dog out. When I returned to bed, I could hear a car coming down the highway some miles away. After several minutes, this car turned in the lot and drove around every RV before driving off! Yes, all my outside compartments were locked. The long-term residents let their dogs run loose and have quite a collection of junk around their RVs and mobile homes. They also start up their old diesel pickups around 5:30am . . . loud! However, there is just not much choice in Baker. If we return, we might try staying at the other RV park in town. Otherwise, I guess we would be forced back to the Border Inn. However, next time, I will get out of the truck to inspect which space has the least desiccating dog poop before pulling in. For what one gets, $25/night is a little steep. We camped at Border Inn RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Surface
Dirt
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Quite a bit longer (plenty of space) for my 5th wheel and truck (I didn't have to disconnect
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
20 Amp, 30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

The Great Basin National Park is a must see! The tour through Lehman Cave was wonderful and a must do! Take the hike up to the Bristlecone Pine grove! It is amazing to see trees that are over 3,500 years old!

Review Count: 46
States Visited: 14
Helpful Reviews: 6

Limon KOA, Limon, Colorado

Date of Stay: March, 2018 - $39.00
Overall Rating:

Really not much more to say from what others have said. Sites are close. Gravel sites. Hookups convenient. Great place for an overnight stop. We will return. We camped at Limon KOA in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
4
Site Surface
Gravel, Dirt
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my 5th wheel and truck (I didn't have to disconnect
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

There is a nice small town grocery store on Main Street. We didn't visit the liquor store (in Colorado, wine and liquor can only be sold in liquor stores). The history and railroad museum is worth a visit!

Review Count: 46
States Visited: 14
Helpful Reviews: 6

Raton KOA, Raton, New Mexico

Date of Stay: March, 2018 - $38.00
Overall Rating:

This is an older KOA camp. It does show it. The owner is very nice! There is plenty of room to maneuver one's RV. But the park does show it's age. We also did not see a severe storm shelter. We will stay here again. We camped at Raton KOA in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
18
Site Surface
Gravel, Dirt
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Quite a bit longer (plenty of space) for my 5th wheel and truck (I didn't have to disconnect
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient

Review Count: 46
States Visited: 14
Helpful Reviews: 6

Clayton RV Park (formerly Clayton KOA), Clayton, New Mexico

Date of Stay: February, 2018 - $33.00
Overall Rating:

This is an older, former KOA park. Our site was not very level, but the hydraulics took care of that. The owner and staff were very nice! The interior roads were easily negotiable, though I could understand if wet there could be some problems. There is no cable as the cable provider for Clayton has discontinued service. I also noticed there is no severe weather shelter. This is definitely a great place for an overnight. We will stay here again. We camped at Clayton RV Park (formerly Clayton KOA) in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
3
Site Surface
Dirt
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Long enough for my 5th wheel and truck (I didn't have to disconnect
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient

Review Count: 46
States Visited: 14
Helpful Reviews: 6

Gunsmoke RV Park, Dodge City, Kansas

Date of Stay: February, 2018 - $32.00
Overall Rating:

We stayed only one night. Most of the tourist traps were shut or limited hours for winter. The park was older but very nice. The owners are wonderful people! Sites were nicely spaced. Well located electricity, water, and sewer. The Gunsmoke-oriented theme in buildings and campground was great! I will say, their brochure says that check-out time is 12 noon and there is no late checkout. That did not affect us, though I can understand this rule in busy season. We will stay here again. We camped at Gunsmoke RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
58
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my 5th wheel and truck (I didn't have to disconnect
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient

Review Count: 46
States Visited: 14
Helpful Reviews: 6

Garden of the Gods Campground, Colorado Springs, Colorado

Date of Stay: February, 2018 - $36.00
Overall Rating:

We have stayed in this RV park many times over the years. We love this park! The sites are crushed granite and range from level to slightly off-level. If the park is full (definitely not a problem in winter), the sites can be close. But there are so many items that make this park outstanding. Only a short drive to Manitou Springs, Old Colorado City, and Colorado Springs. In tourist season - the amenities increase! One of the best RV park laundries, though a few more dryers would be nice. Management and maintenance are excellent! We highly recommend this park! Now the problem . . . Colorado Springs road construction! The park is suffering from poor road planning of the City of Colorado Springs. Colorado Avenue is abysmal. The City is making access to this park difficult. Management knows this fact. Call and talk to them about the best way to get to this park. The construction workers also want to help the RVers. They will stop traffic and direct you onto and into the park entrance. Don't let this road construction sway your decision to stay at GOTG RV, call the front desk and learn the best way to approach the park! This is a great place to stay! We will definitely return soon! We camped at Garden of the Gods Campground in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
D4
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my 5th wheel and truck (I didn't have to disconnect
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
20 Amp, 30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

Nearby - Pikes Peak Cog Railway, Red Rock Recreation Area, Rudy's BBQ, Manitou Springs, Garden of the Gods, Ute Trading Post. Also - Cripple Creek and all of its amenities, Phantom Canyon, Canon City is an easy drive, Air Force Academy.

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Review Count: 46
States Visited: 14
Helpful Reviews: 6

Shady Grove Campground, Seibert, Colorado

Date of Stay: February, 2018 - $30.00
Overall Rating:

This is a smaller, older park in an old farm town. Arrive with everything you need. The owners live onsite and are some of the nicest people you will ever meet! There are some tight turns and spots, so use your senses and mirrors! This is a great spot to camp in eastern Colorado! Water, sewer, and electrical are well located. The only complaint - it seems that travelers and long-termers are not asked to pick up their "dog poo". There seemed to be quite a bit in the sites and along the walk areas. The owners seem to be quite young and are trying to do a wonderful job! Just give them some time! We will definitely return! We camped at Shady Grove Campground in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my 5th wheel and truck (I didn't have to disconnect
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
20 Amp, 30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

Seibert is an old farm town that is slowly dying. There is a small grocery store, but try to arrive with everything you will need during your stay. Everyone is very friendly. There is a C-store and gas station across I-70.

Review Count: 46
States Visited: 14
Helpful Reviews: 6

High Plains Camping, Oakley, Kansas

Date of Stay: February, 2018 - $36.00
Overall Rating:

This is a great RV park located off I-70 north of Oakley. Yes, all hookups are at the rear of the site, so great for electrical but a little far for sewer and water. Have extensions. Capt. Jack's Grill and Pub on site is great! Everything about this park is good except for two "items". One, there is not a tornado shelter (in the middle of tornado alley). Second, there are sand burrs everywhere. I hope the owners will use some Oxadiazon Pre-Emergent next March to wipe out the sand burrs. The owners warn you about "cactus", but it is actually sand burrs they are referring to. We will definitely stay here again! Definitely! We camped at High Plains Camping in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Quite a bit longer (plenty of space) for my 5th wheel and truck (I didn't have to disconnect
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
20 Amp, 30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

Visit the museum in Oakley! Visit Monument Rocks 20 miles south of Oakley! Yes, visit Capt. Jack's onsite! Order "off menu" one crab cake and 4 Bay scallops! Chesapeake Bay seafood is flown in daily and makes wonderful dining! Highly recommend!

Review Count: 46
States Visited: 14
Helpful Reviews: 6

Triple J RV Park, Russell, Kansas

Date of Stay: February, 2018 - $35.00
Overall Rating:

This is probably the nicest RV park within a 100 mile radius. We have camped here twice and will definitely return! There is easy access off I-70, but far enough away that the reduced truck traffic at night is hardly noticeable. Water, sewer, and electric were well placed for hooking up! The site we stayed in was a double pull-thru with one RV pointed in one direction offset to a different space in the other direction. This is definitely a place to stay in north central Kansas! The only real complaint, thus the rating, that we had was - There seems to be a lack of enforcement of picking up "dog poo". The dog park we only entered once. All around the sites were full of dog poo. Admittedly, it was winter and north central Kansas can be harsh. We always pick up after our dogs, even at truck stops! But many travelers and probably long-termers do not seem to bother. But we will return and have high compliments for this park. I entered the park by skipping the turn in front of the Cenex Gas Station (as Garmin GPS guided me) and took the second left (off I-70) in front of Subway. There is a wide U-turn for the frontage road (Fossil Road) and the right turn to the RV park is much easier. We camped at Triple J RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
12
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Quite a bit longer (plenty of space) for my 5th wheel and truck (I didn't have to disconnect
Power Hookups
20 Amp, 30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

The Oilfield Museum was closed (across the road), but from looking at the outside displays, it would be definitely worth a visit! It appears that on old Wichita cable tool rig is parked in one corner! Russell is the hometown of Bob Dole. Drive Main Street - south of downtown are some magnificent old houses!

Review Count: 46
States Visited: 14
Helpful Reviews: 6

Lighthouse Landing RV Park and Cabins, South Hutchinson, Kansas

Date of Stay: February, 2018 - $35.00
Overall Rating:

This is a fairly new park on the south side of South Hutchison. It is a wonderful little mecca in this part of Kansas! Long pull through spaces. Very big rig friendly! Sites are gravel and the grassy areas are still being seeded and grown. It is on a hill, so some sites are more inclined front to back, but no problem getting level. The office is a remodeled old "Section 16" school building. Great power, great water, just everything one needs to camp. Still under development, but definitely worth a stay! Probably the biggest problem, the owners are offsite (and it is February). There doesn't seem to be that many places to fill propane bottles in Hutch on a weekend. The park has a propane fill, but since the owners are not present, can't get a bottle filled. But don't let that distract you from staying in great park. We will definitely return! We camped at Lighthouse Landing RV Park and Cabins in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
22
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Quite a bit longer (plenty of space) for my 5th wheel and truck (I didn't have to disconnect
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
20 Amp, 30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

Stay at least two days! Visit Strataca, an underground halite (salt) mine - plan to spend 3 - 4 hours. Visit the Cosmosphere space museum on a weekday or Saturday. Plan for all day! There is so much to see!

Review Count: 46
States Visited: 14
Helpful Reviews: 6

Chapman Creek RV Park, Chapman, Kansas

Date of Stay: October, 2017 - $29.00
Overall Rating:

Very conveniently located south of I-70 at Chapman exit. It is located on the side of a hill, so be sure to follow the signs. The camp hosts are wonderful people, as well as the owner! Very clean restrooms. The laundry was very clean with two huge top load washers and two huge dryers! Be warned, the water pressure is high, so use a regulator on your fresh water hose. We spent two weeks here while visiting New Horizons RV in Junction City. We camped at Chapman Creek RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my 5th wheel and truck (I didn't have to disconnect
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient

Review Count: 46
States Visited: 14
Helpful Reviews: 6

Roadrunner RV Park, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Date of Stay: June, 2017 - $32.00
Overall Rating:

We had stayed here just days before the tornado struck this park. They have done amazing things rebuilding! They have expanded the park, built a new office, installed more tornado shelters . . . wow! This is a great park to stay at and we will be back! We camped at Roadrunner RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
47
Site Surface
Concrete
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my 5th wheel and truck (I didn't have to disconnect
Power Hookups
20 Amp, 30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

Do not follow GPS or even the website entry directions, they are pre-tornado. Exit off I-35 at 51st Street Exit. Follow the east frontage road north to the new park sign and entry. (Don't turn at 48th Place or Hattie Road.) If you are parked in the older section, you can still exit out Hattie Road and 48th Place.

Review Count: 46
States Visited: 14
Helpful Reviews: 6

Wanderlust Crossings RV Park, Weatherford, Oklahoma

Date of Stay: June, 2017 - $42.00
Overall Rating:

This is a very new RV park - so new that it is still in final construction stages! But it is open and is very nice. Wide interior roads, long (16' wide) concrete pull-thru and back-in spaces wired for 30/50/100 amp service, water, and sewer. Spaces are all very level side to side with a slight slope along the long axis for water drainage. Beautifully landscaped. Restrooms and showers are immaculate. Laundry has 4 washers and 4 dryers. Park even has an indoor dog wash station! ($10/10 minutes) The office is in the final stages of completion. Still to come is a community building and a "splash park". Owners decided to build a large splash park, which will include water features, dumping water buckets, etc., rather than a pool. Great grass dog runs. There are six tornado shelters scattered around the park, each holds around 25 people. The above address will assist GPS in locating the park entrance. Same location but alternate address: 10246 N. 2430 Road, Weatherford, OK. Directions: Exit I-40 at Exit 84 and go south on Airport Road (N. 2430) approximately a quarter mile. Immediately before an old railroad overpass, turn left (east) into the park. At this time, there is not a sign, but the crew was out preparing the sign site. The office can be seen at the top of the hill, just turn left on the park access road and proceed. We camped at Wanderlust Crossings RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
57
Site Surface
Concrete
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Quite a bit longer (plenty of space) for my 5th wheel and truck (I didn't have to disconnect
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
20 Amp, 30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

The Thomas Stafford Space Museum is a must see! Other things to see and do: Roman Nose State Park (Watonga), Route 66 Museum (Elk City), Roger Miller Museum (Sayre), Red Rocks State Park (Hinton).

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