About SubVet SSBN619

Former USN Submarine service and retired telephone man. We have started back camping after being away for 18 yrs. We have traveled from SC to California twice we have traveled on I-40 and the other was up to the Dakotas and big Nat Pks. This fall we took a trip from SC,Va,PA Niagara Falls, Canada all the way to New England and back home, We are seeing America while my health is still halfway good.

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We stayed for two (2) days in a truck camper. Our lot #10 was small and had nice afternoon shade. We did not have to deploy our awnings like others did. The roadway and all the lots had new gravel and leveled in Nov we were told. Entrance road is narrow with deep gullies on both sides. The park was super clean and grass mowed. Tv was by antenna or dish, no wifi that I was aware of. Bathrooms were clean and newly painted. The manager Anne was still painting up a storm and she installed hanging plants on the ladies side of the bathhouse. Looked good. Hey Anne what about the men's side !!! Park was super quiet, restfull and adult oriented. If you just want to get away from it all try Red Gates. If you need activities and alot of things to do go somewhere else. THIS PARK IS WHERE YOU GO TO RECHARGE. Hey we will be back !!!!

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This park had a beautiful lake to look at. Nice place to walk the dog. The bathrooms were full of bugs, everywhere. I spoke to the park manager and the maint guys said the couldn't spray the bugs because EPA says they can't use chemicals!!!! I don't know if that is true or not. I wouldn't go there again. Roads are dirt and lots of ruts ! Electrical weatherproof box didn't have a cover and larger wooden splice box was leaning over and the wood was rotten.

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This is a great place for kids. Very nice layout.

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Oct in Maine, beautiful scenery, right on the water. 2nd day you get a discount. Level lots, leaking water on several lots. Had cable tv but I had to jury rig the cable and fitting to use it, the office didn't have a fitting so I used my work experience to get it working. Bar Harbor and Arcadia National Park are beautiful.

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Verizon doesn't work in that part of Maine. This is Oct in Maine. Park is closing for the season. Very few people there. Host was great! She works part time and she lives in the park. The laundry building has seen better days, roof is rotten, glass missing in some windows no door. Soaking tub was nasty. Washer and dryer worked great! Beautiful Lake listened to the loons until I fell asleep.

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This is Vermont ! The GPS sent us to the State Park instead of here. Quiet, no one was there to check in. There weren't any level lots, We had to switch our sleeping arrangements around. Our lot probably had a 30 degree downward slope. There were about 5 people in the whole park that night. Everyone was a permanent except for us. The stars were beautiful! No tv service, no phone service just peace and quiet after a long drive from Ont Canada that day. The bathrooms do not have any heat so the showers didn't appear to have been used for awhile. It was COLD in them thar hills!!! If your going to stay for awhile bring a book.

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We were tired and it was getting late. The lady was friendly and took me to our site. It looked like most lots were taken up by construction workers. You're next to I-81 and it was noisy. There was trash and many sites had water leaking. Power post were leaning and electrical box was broken. We were looking for a semi level lot, water, electric and cable tv and that's what we got! No frills park and the price could have been lower. I've seen KOA's cheaper.

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Great place to bring your kids or grandkids. Lots of activities, fishing, boating, zip line etc. Lots are level and easy to park your rig.

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We just left Flight 93 Memorial. Rainy, cold, very few RV parks. traveled a long ways. (it seemed) It was a light in the darkness there aren't many RV parks on that rd. Lot was level, had water, electric I believe it had sewer. No tv service. Most sites were perm campers but only about 3 people were there.

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I don't know if the park cleaned the showers and toilet facilities daily or not but they needed cleaning both days we were there. The park is just gravel, no trees but lots of room between campsites. Some campers left things behind and 2 days later they were still there. Someone really needs to checks the sites after campers leave.

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The park was quiet and the manager was a peach. If I'm not there pick a spot we'll handle the money later. she said. The town is really neat and there was a concert the night we pulled in. The deposit for the remote control ($30) was more than the lot rent. Very close to Mt. Rushmore, Crazy Horse and The Buffalo Ranch. Take some time and explore the city.

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I pulled into the park exhausted, couldn't drive another mile. The price was ridiculous for one night, but I needed power for my refridgerator and CPAP machine. I complained but the guy said, hey this is Jackson Hole! The site was small, water was dripping, electrical outlet was partially broken but was useable. Cable channels were fuzzy. The park was noisy from the traffic from the apartments behind us. If you can find another place to go to I would suggest you try somewhere else. Somewhere where they appreciate your business.

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I pulled in right before a bad storm.The Park Owner ask me if I wanted cable I said yes and she handed me a cable tv box and remote without giving her a deposit fee. Every other place wanted a high dollar deposit fee. Baths and showers very clean. Washers and dryers were handy. Next time we are in the area we will not hesitate to stay there again.

     

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Highlands RV Park

Bishop, California

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Stayed one night. Managers were friendly and humorous. Recommended a local pizza place; they must have partial ownership, ha ha. Everyone in town must go there. Good pizza but too expensive. The park was very clean and set up well. Right on the main highway. Only negative was our site was right at the trash bin.

     

Cody KOA

Cody, Wyoming

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We pulled into the park near dark. the young lady said the park was full but they did have an overflow area. So we dry camped. We did get to use our generator. They had free pancake breakfast the next morning so that was a plus. The biggest negative I had was the teenagers that work there were all bickering with each other. We could have done without that.