Palmer, Alaska

Fox Run Lodge and RV Campground

Palmer, Alaska



Palmer, Alaska
Phone: (907) 745-6120

Sites: 27
Recent Rate: $44 5/2015

Latitude: 61.551324
Longitude: -149.229484

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Campground Overview
  • Pull-thru Sites Pull-thru Sites yes
  • Big Rig Access Big Rig Access yes
  • Tent Camping Tent Camping yes
  • Restrooms (Plumbed) Restrooms (Plumbed) ?
  • Pit Toilets Pit Toilets ?
  • Showers Showers ?
  • $0.00 Shower Fee Shower Fee 0.00
  • Laundry Facilities Laundry Facilities ?
  • $0.00 Laundry Fee Laundry Fee 0.00
  • Dump Station Dump Station ?
  • $0.00 Dump Station Fee Dump Station Fee 0.00
  • Propane Available Propane Available ?
  • Firewood Available Firewood Available ?
  • Cabins / Cottages / Yurts Cabins / Cottages / Yurts ?
  • Water Spigot Water Spigot ?
  • Picnic Shelter Picnic Shelter ?
  • RV Wash RV Wash ?
  • $0.00 RV Wash Fee RV Wash Fee 0.00
  • Corral Corral ?
  • Landing Strip Landing Strip ?
  • Overflow Parking Overflow Parking ?
Hookups & Connectivity
  • Electric (30 AMP) Electric (30 AMP) yes
  • Electric (50 AMP) Electric (50 AMP) yes
  • Water Water yes
  • Sewer Sewer yes
  • WiFi WiFi yes
  • $0.00 WiFi Fee WiFi Fee 0.00
  • Cellular Phone Service Cellular Phone Service ?
  • Cellular Phone Providers Cellular Phone Providers
  • Cable or Satellite TV Hookup Cable or Satellite TV Hookup no
  • Phone Phone no
  • Central Modem Central Modem no
Amenities
  • Pets Allowed Pets Allowed yes
  • 0 Maximum Pet Size (lbs.) Maximum Pet Size (lbs.) 0
  • Pool Access Pool Access no
  • Family Friendly Family Friendly yes
  • Playground Playground ?
  • Pet Area Pet Area ?
  • Waterfront Waterfront no
  • Clubhouse Clubhouse ?
  • Camp Store Camp Store ?
  • Cafe / Snack Bar Cafe / Snack Bar ?
  • Business Center Business Center ?
  • Group Camping Group Camping ?
  • Meeting Rooms Meeting Rooms ?
  • Group Kitchen Group Kitchen ?
  • Banquet Facilities Banquet Facilities ?
  • Concierge Services Concierge Services ?
Recreation
  • Walking Trail(s) Walking Trail(s) ?
  • Recreation Room Recreation Room ?
  • Gym/Workout Facilities Gym/Workout Facilities ?
  • Beach Access Beach Access ?
  • Boat Ramp Boat Ramp ?
  • Marina Marina ?
  • Boat Rentals Boat Rentals ?
  • Fishing Fishing ?
  • Golfing Golfing ?
  • Bike Path(s) Bike Path(s) ?
  • Bike Rentals Bike Rentals ?
  • Hiking Hiking ?
  • Spa Spa ?
  • Horseshoe Pit Horseshoe Pit ?
  • Volley Ball Volley Ball ?
  • Sports Field Sports Field ?
  • Arcade Games Arcade Games ?
  • Live Entertainment Live Entertainment ?
  • Amphitheatre Amphitheatre ?
  • Putt Putt Mini-Golf Putt Putt Mini-Golf ?
  • Billiards Billiards ?
  • Ping Pong Ping Pong ?
  • Lake Lake ?
  • Pond Pond ?
  • River River ?
  • Creek Creek ?
  • Ocean Ocean ?
  • Water Park Water Park ?
  • Casino Casino ?

Review Details

Ratings overview

11 Reviews

These reviews are the opinion of an RVParkReviews’ member and not the views of RVParkReviews.com

Theresa as

Review Count: 10
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: May, 2015 - $44.00
Overall Rating:      

We reserved a pull through which was just that, a true pull through but we could not get our camper level plus it was tight with trees so we found a back in site that was more level. Street noise is constant during the day and thank heavens it slows at night for sleeping otherwise we would be miserable. Spots are tight. We had a converted bus next to us that appeared to be parked there for quite a while, which leads me to my next statement. It was not your typical "vacation RV park" more like a RV park for longer term rentals. We were the only rentals that I could tell with others clearly set for the summer. There is a storage facility for your rig if you need it but it makes for a "dumpier" atmosphere. If you want to get a better view use the sites near the lake. We left each day for our day trips and returned at night so we didn't need the view sites. We ate dinner at the clubhouse the first night, cooked by a resident Hawaiian cooking authentic food -- strange but true but there is a large contingent of Hawaiians in Alaska. Propane is available for purchase which was convenient. Only one washer for the place and one bathroom. At least it was clean. We camped at Fox Run Lodge and RV Campground in a Motorhome.

Tips for other Campers:

Hatcher Pass State Park is nearby. Must visit the Independence Mine or take a hike along the Gold Mint trail. If you are a light sleeper move your rig to the lakefront, it has to be quieter as we had constant road noise.

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      Cleanliness

Clean Restrooms

Clean Showers

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Terry Buholm

Review Count: 24
States Visited: 13
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: May, 2014 - $38.00
Overall Rating:      

Nice Park overlooking Echo lake. Lots of fun fishing and eating trout. Very friendly staff. Will stay there again. Easy in and out. Got antenna TV. Very good water fill up! We camped at Fox Run Lodge and RV Campground in a Motorhome.

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lymm

Review Count: 14
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: July, 2012 - $28.00
Overall Rating:      

This campground was not one of the fanciest places we stayed, but we liked it for it's friendly, down home atmosphere. The owners were exceptionally helpful, and went out of their way to accommodate us. The fishing off the dock was fun. The Wi-Fi was down due to modem issues, but we found this one of the most relaxing places we have stayed at. We camped at Fox Run Lodge and RV Campground in a Truck Camper.

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Trucker 2

Review Count: 4
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: July, 2012 - $32.00
Overall Rating:      

Very friendly staff. Traffic noises as park is very close to highway. Had a pull through spot close to an uphill drive to pull out of. Good for a central location to Palmer, Wasilla, and day trips to Anchorage. We stayed three days We camped at Fox Run Lodge and RV Campground in a Fifth Wheel.

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mivisitor

Review Count: 3
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: June, 2012 - $28.00
Overall Rating:      

Park is next to busy road so constant noise. Only one bathroom & shower stall for whole camp. Wi-Fi did not work. We checked in and left within the hour, but staff was friendly. We camped at Fox Run Lodge and RV Campground in a Motorhome.

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MT Pokets

Review Count: 20
States Visited: 9
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: June, 2011 - $30.00
Overall Rating:      

Right at the junction of Parks & Glenn highways, this is a pleasant and very tidy CG. Laundry & showers are spotless. The staff was very helpful with tour info on the area. Lots of tall birch trees make for a scenic spot, but the sites are still plenty wide for slideouts. Mountains are visible on 2 sides. The only negative: there is steady road noise due to proximity to highways. We camped at Fox Run Lodge and RV Campground in a Motorhome.

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monfort

Review Count: 6
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: August, 2009 - $30.00
Overall Rating:      

Very nice RV park. Restrooms and showers were very clean and well maintained. Laundry was very clean and very well maintained. The only negative is that the sites are quite small. We camped at Fox Run Lodge and RV Campground in a Motorhome.

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Farmerswife

Review Count: 14
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: July, 2009 - $20.00
Overall Rating:      

This park is too small and cramped, plus it is next to a busy, noisy highway. Good news is the park is clean and the lake is lovely. Unfortunately when we visited, there was a group occupying the limited lake access and it wasn't comfortable to intrude. The books give it good ratings, but I would skip it next time. We camped at Fox Run Lodge and RV Campground in a Travel Trailer.

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santaferosie

Review Count: 3
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: August, 2008 - $27.00
Overall Rating:      

Great park, friendly host, a little road noise at night, lake with row boats to hire short walk down the hill, lake stocked with fish would recommend this park. We camped at Fox Run Lodge and RV Campground in a Motorhome.

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drdcbs

Review Count: 6
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: June, 2008 - $27.00
Overall Rating:      

This is a very small RV park. All sites are gravel. There is a small fishing lake off of the campground. TV reception was with my rabbit ears and it was pretty good. My dish antenna would not work in Alaska. In Alaska the dish must be 30 inches across at a minimum I was told. WIFI in the park depended on how close you were parked to the office. The restrooms and showers were satisfactory. The staff were ok but not what I would call friendly. We camped at Fox Run Lodge and RV Campground in a Fifth Wheel.

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Kat21

Review Count: 23
States Visited: 9
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: June, 2007 - $32.00
Overall Rating:      

Wooded sited. Laundry machines on the porch as you enter the park. Friendly workampers We camped at Fox Run Lodge and RV Campground in a Motorhome.

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