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Review Count: 27
States Visited: 16
Helpful Reviews: 8

Ranch House Lodge & RV Resort, Glennallen, Alaska

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

Love this park! Old historic roadhouse, great owners. They serve dinner each night, and campers are encouraged to get to know one another in the rustic roadhouse. Would stay here any time we were in the area. Highly recommend. We camped at Ranch House Lodge & RV Resort in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
4
Site Surface
Gravel, Grass
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
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:

Eat at the roadhouse on site. Go to McCarthy in Wrangell- St. Elias NP.

Review Count: 27
States Visited: 16
Helpful Reviews: 8

Klondike RV Park & Cabins, Soldotna, Alaska

Date of Stay: June, 2018 - $41.00
Overall Rating:

We stayed here 5 days and it's a lovely, clean, well-maintained park. Theowner and workers are wonderful. Actually ended up needing to extend our original 3 day reservation for 2 extra days. He gladly worked at keeping us on the same site so we didn't have to move. The sites are varying sizes, level, some with trees. Laundry is clean and the least expensive we've found in Alaska. Do go to Moose is Loose Bakery! And do drive to Homer and stop at Ninilchik Beach and Anchor Point. Eagles everywhere on the beach. We camped at Klondike RV Park & Cabins in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
10
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

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

Ninilchik Beach, Deep Creek Recreation Area, Anchor Point. Can drive on the beach at all, and eagles everywhere. Ninilchik has old Russian settlement. Homer for shopping, seafood, scenery. Soldotna is bigger town with shopping nearby in Kenai (Walmart, Home Depot). Moose is Loose Bakery is a must!

Review Count: 27
States Visited: 16
Helpful Reviews: 8

Toad River Lodge & RV Park, Toad River, British Columbia

Date of Stay: May, 2018 - $31.00
Overall Rating:

Campground sites on a lake with a beaver dam and resident moose family. We saw mother and baby moose swimming in the evening and bull moose swimming on our side of the lake the next morning.

The sites along the lake are back-in, worth conveniently located utility hookups, level and packed gravel. We had a large fire ring, and there is a massive pile of free firewood. There are also pull-throughs and some sites along the highway side, as well as some tent sites with electric and a little outdoor kitchen. Bathhouse looks old's on outside, but is totally refurbished inside, beautifully done.

The restaurant is good. We ate both dinner and breakfast there. There is a nice gift shop, repair facility, gasoline and propane on site. We found this campground to be an oasis in the middle of nowhere. Definitely the nicest so far along the Alcan. We find camping to be about the beauty of the scenery and the wildlife. If you can't appreciate that about this place, move on to a resort. We camped at Toad River Lodge & RV Park in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
14
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

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

Eat bumble berry pie ala mode here. Delicious. Blueberry pie also delicious.

Review Count: 27
States Visited: 16
Helpful Reviews: 8

Kodachrome Basin State Park, Cannonville, Utah

Date of Stay: July, 2016 - $28.00
Overall Rating:

This was one of the most beautiful campgrounds we've ever stayed in. Were so lucky to get last minute reservations for the July 4th weekend in a full-hookup site. Absolutely immaculate! The roads and sites are asphalt, plenty long enough for our 37 foot motorhome and Jeep Wrangler. The backdrop is the magnificent state park hoodoos and whimsical rock formations. The park rangers were wonderful and the drive into the park is gorgeous. Very close drive to Bryce Canyon. A must if you can get reservations here. We camped at Kodachrome Basin State Park in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Surface
Concrete, Gravel
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Quite a bit longer than my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table, Patio
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

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

Bryce Canyon very close by, as is the unimproved road through Escalante to Lake Powell. The small town of Tropic is close and there is a wonderful coffee shop there, as well as a great Mexican restaurant inside a little strip mall with grocery and ice cream shop. Believe it was called the Rustler.

Review Count: 27
States Visited: 16
Helpful Reviews: 8

Wonderland RV Park, Torrey, Utah

Date of Stay: July, 2016 - $36.00
Overall Rating:

So aptly named - a wonderful campground. Beautifully manicured with long, relatively level sites, trees and grass. The laundry is immaculate and inexpensive. Right at junction of Highway 12 and Rt 24. Minutes from Capitol Reef National Park.
Owners were friendly and always working around the park. We camped at Wonderland RV Park in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
5
Site Surface
Gravel, Grass
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

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

Capitol Reef NP

Review Count: 27
States Visited: 16
Helpful Reviews: 8

Uncompahgre River RV Park (55+ park), Olathe, Colorado

Date of Stay: July, 2016 - $20.00
Overall Rating:

This campground is beautiful. Expected some trailers, etc., but was surprised to find a shady, grassy campground with long pull-thrus on concrete pads. They had happy hour outside the clubhouse and invited us to join. Everyone was very friendly and helpful. Several full-timers were there for the summer, all with immaculate sites.
The owners obviously care a lot about this park and work hard to keep it beautiful. Wish we could stay longer than the 2 nights we have. Highly recommend. We camped at Uncompahgre River RV Park (55+ park) in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
19
Site Surface
Concrete, Grass
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Quite a bit longer than my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

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

Near Montrose and Black Canyon National Park.

Review Count: 27
States Visited: 16
Helpful Reviews: 8

Prospector Hotel and Casino, Ely, Nevada

Date of Stay: June, 2016 - $22.00
Overall Rating:

This was a perfectly fine park to overnight in. You find a spot and park, then register in the hotel, first-come, first-served. We had a large pull-through site with good satellite reception and amazing antenna channel selection for the locale.

The lot is dirt and I imagine could get muddy easily in heavy rain. There is some road noise, but it slowed down considerably overnight.

The Mexican restaurant in the hotel/casino was pretty good and they do give complimentary margaritas and pool access to RV guest.

The front desk staff person was very friendly and accommodating.

Would stay here again if passing through. We camped at Prospector Hotel and Casino in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
1
Site Surface
Gravel, Dirt
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

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

Ely is not really a destination, but it is a good overnight stop. There were a few gas stations there with very easy RV access, and we saw a site where a new Love's station is being built.

Review Count: 27
States Visited: 16
Helpful Reviews: 8

Twin Falls 93 RV Park, Filer, Idaho

Date of Stay: June, 2016 - $38.00
Overall Rating:

New ownership is making improvements and planning to expand the number of sites in the park significantly.
Location is very convenient for seeing Thousand Springs Byway, Shoshone Falls, Perrine Bridge, etc.
The host, Jim, was absolutely delightful during our stay. Have not encountered hosts as caring and kind as he was very often. Made the stay better.
Not sure about other reviewers' experiences, but our wifi worked pretty well. Yes, there's some road noise, but wasn't bad at night. Satellite reception was good, and limited channels could be picked up on antenna.
It is true that the sewer connections for your neighbor are in an odd place, but our picnic table sat back on the site, and we had no trouble with smells when we sat out there. I would note that livestock haulers park their 18-wheelers on an adjacent road, and I believe the smell comes from there.
The laundry was exceptionally clean (as was the bathhouse) and very economical at $1.50/wash and $1.00/dryer.
I would stay here again. Paid $38 per night with GS. We camped at Twin Falls 93 RV Park in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
21
Site Surface
Gravel, Grass
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Just long enough for my motorhome
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

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

Shoshone Falls is 10 minutes away. Hagerman Fossil Beds and Malad Gorge are nearby along the Thousand Springs Byway, Route 30W.
Lots of base jumpers on the Perrine Bridge at Snake Canyon Gorge on US 93.

Review Count: 27
States Visited: 16
Helpful Reviews: 8

Mountain View RV Park, Arco, Idaho

Date of Stay: June, 2016 - $36.00
Overall Rating:

We enjoyed our stay here. The park is very clean and well maintained, with improvements being made. The site we had was spacious, with no neighbors close-by. Hookups were convenient. Site was shaded. No satellite reception in our particular site, but a tree was in the way.
The restaurant on site is wonderful. We had sauteed shrimp and smoked baked potatoes that were delicious. Paid $36 nightly with Good Sam.
Would stay here again. We camped at Mountain View RV Park in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
D8
Site Surface
Gravel, Grass
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Quite a bit longer than my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

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

Convenient to Craters of the Moon.
Mackay Mine Hill self-guided tour was very interesting.
We had a bad experience at Pickles Cafe.

Review Count: 27
States Visited: 16
Helpful Reviews: 8

Glacier Peaks RV Park, Columbia Falls, Montana

Date of Stay: June, 2016 - $43.00
Overall Rating:

This is an older campground, but well maintained and nice touches. Paid $43.24 per night with military discount.
The sites are shaded, but we got good satellite reception as well as antenna. The sites are long pull-throughs with plenty of space for our 37' motorhome and tow car. We had rain during our stay, and there was no problem with mud or puddling. Laundry room is clean and reasonably priced.
Miss Helen made the stay more enjoyable. She is a delightful woman who owns the campground and goes out of her way to be friendly and engaging. She even gave us a container and some potting soil for a plant we had picked up on a drive outside of town.
A little pricey for the age of the place, but all in all, we enjoyed our stay there and would stay there again. We camped at Glacier Peaks RV Park in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
5
Site Surface
Gravel, Grass
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

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

Visit Whitefish nearby. Jersey Boys Pizza is the real thing; went there twice! Hungry Horse Dam is interesting to visit.
Of course, Glacier NP is awesome. If your vehicle allows, by all means go to the Polebridge entrance and to Bowman Lake. This was one of the most picturesque sights in several days in the park. On the way, stop at Polebridge Mercantile for savory rolls (delish!) and huckleberry bear claws. Yes, they're worth the cost.

Review Count: 27
States Visited: 16
Helpful Reviews: 8

Conestoga Campground / Smith River Valley, White Sulphur Springs, Montana

Date of Stay: June, 2016 - $19.00
Overall Rating:

A little oasis. We stayed overnight in this park on our way to Glacier NP. It was much nicer than expected, a little oasis after a mountainous drive. It is very clean and well maintained. Sites were plenty large, good satellite reception. The views are spectacular and allowed a gorgeous sunset view right through our front window. The campground hosts were extremely friendly and helpful. We would definitely stay here again. We camped at Conestoga Campground / Smith River Valley in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
middle row
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
No

Review Count: 27
States Visited: 16
Helpful Reviews: 8

Ponderosa Campground, Cody, Wyoming

Date of Stay: June, 2016 - $43.00
Overall Rating:

We stayed a week, using Cody as a base camp for several day trips. They will not give a weekly rate, Just a small Good Sam discount, so it was pricier than we expected. The sites on inner section are very close together. We were on outer perimeter, but close to highway. It was noisy and made worse by road work all week. The water, elec, and cable were on wrong side, and sewer at the back of the site. Was workable but inconvenient.
Staff were very friendly and laundry was nice and clean. Wifi was ok, better in morning and late at night.
Not sure I would choose this campground again. We camped at Ponderosa Campground in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
98
Site Surface
Gravel, Grass
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
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:

Powered hang gliding over Cody was absolutely awesome. Brochures in campground office.
Prime rib at Irma's was very good. Rodeo is very enjoyable.
New indoor shooting range where you fire old time weapons was really fun despite the price, but there is senior and big military discount.

Review Count: 27
States Visited: 16
Helpful Reviews: 8

Indian Campground & RV Park, Buffalo, Wyoming

Date of Stay: June, 2016 - $40.00
Overall Rating:

We stayed at Indian CG for 2 nights and wished as could stay longer. Harold and Katrina Anton, the owners, are wonderful. Harold saw our Jeep and recommended a canyon road to us that was fun and spectacular.
The sites are mostly shaded, good working utilities, plenty of space for our 37 ft motorhome and Jeep.
Highly recommend. We camped at Indian Campground & RV Park in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
K5
Site Surface
Gravel, Grass
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

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

Crazy Woman Canyon if you have keep or SUV.

Review Count: 27
States Visited: 16
Helpful Reviews: 8

Chris' Camp, Spearfish, South Dakota

Date of Stay: June, 2016 - $42.00
Overall Rating:

Great campground. Lanna is wonderful and quite informative. Got to pick our site. Very clean and well maintained. Sites are plenty big .
We stayed in a 37 foot motorhome.

By all means, do Spearfish Canyon. Gorgeous. Devils Tower is also easily reached from here. We camped at Chris' Camp in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
98
Site Surface
Gravel, Grass
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient

Review Count: 27
States Visited: 16
Helpful Reviews: 8

Beaver Lake Campground, Custer, South Dakota

Date of Stay: May, 2016 - $32.00
Overall Rating:

Most of the sites are terraced, which is nice. Utilities are all grouped together. Cable included basic channels. Could not get satellite reception. The Wi-Fi was very spotty at best. Laundry room is clean, several newer machines and reasonably priced.
The owners and staff are always working around the campground. We were escorted to our site at check-in.

There is a pool and waterslide, and they have propane available.

Custer is a central location to see all the local sites. Nice little town that is not too commercialized. Fabulous chicken pot pie at Bobkats Purple Pie Place. Excellent desserts at Dakota Cowboy restaurant.
Would definitely stay again. We camped at Beaver Lake Campground in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
72
Site Surface
Gravel, Grass
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady
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