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This is the second time we have stayed in this state park. We were here last year at the same time. Overall this is a very nice park. Excellent for bird watching, especially in April. Small park, and very quiet. Borders on the LLano River which provides swimming and tubing. Also many hike and bike trails for getting out in nature. Sites are not real level front to back but side to side are not too bad.

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This is a hidden gem of a park especially for the value. The only downside is that many of the spaces are back to back, so if you have a rear facing window and the unit in back of you has a rear facing window, you are looking at each other. Good side to side spacing though. Sites are very level. We didn't unhook since we were only there for one night. Lots of shade trees. WIFI was a little slow but acceptable. Forget the TV channels, but not a showstopper.

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Rate reflects the monthly rate. Road and sites are gravel. Sites are level with grass and a cement pad with table. There is a large grass field with play area for kids. The Rio Grande River is 50 yards away with easy access. Down by the lodge and restaurant is an open deck 15 feet from the river. No fancy roads and curbs and gates and rows of RVs. Just wide open spaces. People have been coming back to this place for years and now so will we.

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This is an older park and nothing fancy but perfect if you are passing thru. Sites are level and most are pull thru with plenty of room for big rigs. We didn't even unhook for the night. Yes as others have said, there is an airport nearby. Between 5 and 10PM we had maybe 8 or 10 planes. Then quiet until 8AM. Just a note that this plane traffic pattern is new and other parks in the area are experiencing the same thing. Easy access to I-40 and Pilot station across the street for gassing up before hitting the road again. This is the second time I have stayed here and I will stay again.

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This is an awesome overnight park. Gravel lots but level. Didn't need to unhook. Located at the summit of Raton Pass our back-in site overlooked the mountains. Shower and restroom was spotless. Hosts were very helpful and friendly. On site cafe has a good breakfast and dinner and great desserts. Will plan my trips to stay here again.

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Rate reflects the National Parks Pass rate. What a great park to spend a few days. Sites were level. Lots of space between sites. Park was maintained very well and clean. We had a river view site. This is a nice quiet place to relax. We had good TV reception with just the antenna. We stayed two days. We would return again.

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The rate reflects the National Parks Pass. We stayed here one night on our travels through. We had a nice site that was level enough that we didn't have to unhook. Park was clean and the camp hosts were very friendly. Sites were shaded and in the woods with lots of space between us. Not a lot of area to walk except on the roads. Our only complaint was the mosquitoes. We would use this park again.

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The park has gravel roads and pads but they are very level and nicely spaced. Park was clean and well maintained. There is some grass between each site. Very easy in and out and big rig friendly. Television reception was very good. We would stay here again.

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This is a very clean and well maintained park. Lots of grass and the pad was level. They had everything you might want in the store. Major shopping just outside the park. We were only there one night and were put in a smaller site. It was very close to the next one. I still would use them again for a one night stay.

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This is not a "resort" as in a Jellystone. It is an older campground. It is a place where 90% of the people are seasonal campers. But it is a place I will go back to again. The roads are paved and the sites are gravel, but level. The electric is a 30 amp receptacle and the water is shared with next site but with ample pressure. Park highlights: The park sits on top of a hill with views of the valley below, people actually only drive 5 MPH in the park, friendly atmosphere, clean, miles from any major road, railway, traffic, and we felt welcomed and safe. We will return again.

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Not a bad campground but a little overpriced for what you get. Not a resort by any means but it did provide a stopover for one night. I would stay here again but it would not be my first choice. For a family with children this might not be a bad choice since they do have a nice playground, pool, and activities for the kids.

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The host was very friendly and welcomed us. The pads were level and long enough that we could stay hooked up. Great place for an overnight or two. Very clean and we felt very safe. Would stay here again.

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Our rate based on a weekly rate. What a beautiful place to set up. Lots of shady level sites, the train into the City outside the gate and its a 45 minute ride into Grand Central. The park sits on hundreds of acres on the Hudson River with a short walk to the river or a sandy beach. Not sure why previous poster had problems with TV stations. We had major networks plus with just our RV antenna. We will go back.

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Very friendly park host. Gravel but level sites with grass between and picnic table and room to move around. Park is older but very clean and maintained. We were traveling through and stayed for one night and didn't want to unhook since we were getting an early start. The Big Texan, home of the 72 oz. steak (and other great food) offers a free shuttle to and from the park. We will stay here again.

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Just to be clear, this is not a resort park. But it is quite adequate for an overnight or 2 night stay. No grass, small trees, no shade, hard packed gravel sites that are level. This type of park is somewhat normal for parks in the southwest that are located on major interstates that cater to the travelers. Free coffee and muffins in the morning. Friendly park staff and reasonable rate for full hook-ups. We stayed here 2 nights and would return again.