9.1 Excellent
     
Castlegar, British Columbia

Kootenay River RV Kampground

Castlegar, British Columbia


651 Rosedale Road
Castlegar, British Columbia V1N4L2
Phone: Click to view

Sites: 50
Recent Rate: $$$$

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Latitude: 49.312953487627
Longitude: -117.63335004875

Elevation: 1444' (approximate)
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) yes
  • Pit Toilets Pit Toilets no
  • Showers Showers yes
  • $0.00 Shower Fee Shower Fee 0.00
  • Laundry Facilities Laundry Facilities yes
  • $2.00 Laundry Fee Laundry Fee 2.00
  • Dump Station Dump Station no
  • $0.00 Dump Station Fee Dump Station Fee 0.00
  • Propane Available Propane Available no
  • Firewood Available Firewood Available no
  • Cabins / Cottages / Yurts Cabins / Cottages / Yurts no
  • Water Spigot Water Spigot yes
  • Picnic Shelter Picnic Shelter no
  • RV Wash RV Wash no
  • $0.00 RV Wash Fee RV Wash Fee 0.00
  • Corral Corral no
  • Landing Strip Landing Strip no
  • Overflow Parking Overflow Parking yes
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
  • Free WiFi Free WiFi yes
  • Cellular Phone Service Cellular Phone Service yes
  • Rogers, Telus, Bell Cellular Phone Providers Cellular Phone Providers Rogers,Telus,Bell
  • Cable or Satellite TV Hookup Cable or Satellite TV Hookup yes
  • 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 no
  • Playground Playground no
  • Pet Area Pet Area no
  • yes-river Waterfront Waterfront yes-river
  • Clubhouse Clubhouse no
  • Camp Store Camp Store no
  • Cafe / Snack Bar Cafe / Snack Bar no
  • Business Center Business Center no
  • Group Camping Group Camping no
  • Meeting Rooms Meeting Rooms no
  • Group Kitchen Group Kitchen no
  • Banquet Facilities Banquet Facilities no
  • Concierge Services Concierge Services no
Recreation
  • Walking Trail(s) Walking Trail(s) yes
  • Recreation Room Recreation Room no
  • Gym/Workout Facilities Gym/Workout Facilities no
  • Beach Access Beach Access yes
  • Boat Ramp Boat Ramp no
  • Marina Marina no
  • Boat Rentals Boat Rentals no
  • Fishing Fishing yes
  • Golfing Golfing no
  • Bike Path(s) Bike Path(s) yes
  • Bike Rentals Bike Rentals no
  • Hiking Hiking no
  • Spa Spa no
  • Horseshoe Pit Horseshoe Pit no
  • Volley Ball Volley Ball no
  • Sports Field Sports Field no
  • Arcade Games Arcade Games no
  • Live Entertainment Live Entertainment no
  • Amphitheatre Amphitheatre no
  • Putt Putt Mini-Golf Putt Putt Mini-Golf no
  • Billiards Billiards no
  • Ping Pong Ping Pong no
  • Lake Lake no
  • Pond Pond no
  • River River yes
  • Creek Creek no
  • Ocean Ocean no
  • Water Park Water Park no
  • Casino Casino no

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Review Details

Ratings overview

7 Reviews

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Review Count: 15
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: August, 2017 - $36.00
Overall Rating:      

This is well maintained and as an adult only park it is quite quiet within the park. However the Hwy is close and the train can be heard. The park is just above the river and on a hot day it is a good place to cool off. The grass is well maintained as are the washrooms and showers. The sprinkler system could be set up better as it sprays on the sides of the RVs leaving water spots. The hook up are good and positioned well. The staff are pleasant and work hard. The only funny thing is that the quoted weekly rate is really "stay seven days and get two for free". We stayed nine days so had to pay full rate for the last two days. Other parks would have prorated for the final two days. We camped at Kootenay River RV Kampground in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
6
Site Surface
Gravel, Grass
Site Type
Back in
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:

The park is close to the Trans Canada Trail. If you are into hiking check it out as well as the Brilliant Overlook Trail.

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

Date of Stay: July, 2017 - $30.00
Overall Rating:      

Great place next to the river very clean well maintained stopped for the night stayed 3 nights will be back. We camped at Kootenay River RV Kampground in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
R1
Site Surface
Gravel
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
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Review Count: 2
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: May, 2017 - $25.00
Overall Rating:      

This is a beautiful little park in a beautiful setting. Grounds are immaculately landscaped, facilities are super clean. Staff are very friendly, helpful, & accommodating. Excellent value at $36/night Cdn. Cable tv with about 50 channels, free wifi with good connection. Laundry room has 2 of each machine, $2/load. We highly recommend this park. Would be a good idea to call in advance, though. It's small & likely fills quickly. We camped at Kootenay River RV Kampground in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Surface
Gravel, Grass
Site Type
Back in
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

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

We had a back-in river front site, booked for 2 nights. (When we phoned a day in advance to book a site, we weren't sure if we would stay 1 or 2 nights. We decided to stay for 2, we liked it so much!) The site was long enough for our 39 ft motorhome. We parked the tow vehicle across the street, which was close by. This is an adult only park with a 24/7 quiet time...we liked that!

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

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

This adult only park was full on a Thursday night in September, good thing we had reservations. The friendly staff showed us to our riverside site and helped get us parked. The items are gravel pad with grass. Pedestals are new, our site had 15 & 30 service. Cable TV included. Wifi is great, no problem with email & web (not suitable for streaming movies). The park is on the site of an old drive-in movie theatre and the screen is still standing. Grounds and facilities are very well kept. Quiet park even though it was full. Excellent experience. We camped at Kootenay River RV Kampground in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
River 2
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
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tips for other Campers:

Park is on the edge of town, you will need to drive for groceries,restaurants, etc.

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Review Count: 511
States Visited: 50
Helpful Reviews: 51

Date of Stay: May, 2016 - $27.00
Overall Rating:      

The park road is fairly narrow and two way traffic not possible near the entrance. Exiting back onto street a challenge as well. Beyond that this is an excellent park. Friendly and courteous staff who checked us in quickly and escorted/guided us into our river view site. The site was a good crushed gravel site with grass between adjacent sites. A table was included at the site. No fire ring, but there was a group fire pit site nearby. There appeared to be many seasonal or permanent sites. While the river view sites were back-ins, there were some overnight pull-through sites as well. Well landscaped and maintained park. Cable TV had around 50 channels and they were clear. Wi-Fi was strong at time of use and no problem browsing or for e-mail. There was an old drive-in theatre screen on site that marked the park's earlier use. We would definitely stay at this park if in the area again. We camped at Kootenay River RV Kampground in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
R3
Site Surface
Gravel
Campsite Features
Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tips for other Campers:

Nearby is the old Brilliant Bridge and Veregin Memorial Park. Castlegar, about 3 miles south, is the closest location for gas and groceries.

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Review Count: 30
States Visited: 7
Helpful Reviews: 7

Date of Stay: August, 2015 - $39.00
Overall Rating:      

This is a hidden gem as far as RV Parks in BC go. Family run, built on an old Drive In Movie site. Still,has the old screen and the office is in the original projection/confectionary building. Good fishing spot a short walk away on the Koutenay River. Castlegar is a nice little city with lots to see and do in the area. Casino just up the road. Lots of great places to eat. Full hook up with 50A power which is rare. VERY Friendly. We camped at Kootenay River RV Kampground in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
6
Site Surface
Gravel
Campsite Features
Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tips for other Campers:

Nice, challenging Golf Course nearby. Casino has great food, Prime Rib on Fridays. Interesting downtown section. Best Barber in BC downtown on Columbia Ave.

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Review Count: 7
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: August, 2015 - $34.00
Overall Rating:      

This is a very well kept campground. The owner really takes pride in the campground. Sites have a very nice grass area to sit. We had a river view site which was great. Would definitly stay again. We camped at Kootenay River RV Kampground in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
4 River view
Site Surface
Gravel
Campsite Features
Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
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