9.3 Excellent
     
Shingletown, California

Mt Lassen / Shingletown KOA

Shingletown, California



Shingletown, California
Phone: (530) 474-3133

Sites: 55
Recent Rate: $50 8/2015

Latitude: 40.5132648961022
Longitude: -121.813080310822

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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 yes
  • $1.75 Laundry Fee Laundry Fee 1.75
  • Dump Station Dump Station yes
  • $0.00 Dump Station Fee Dump Station Fee 0.00
  • Propane Available Propane Available yes
  • Firewood Available Firewood Available yes
  • Cabins / Cottages / Yurts Cabins / Cottages / Yurts yes
  • 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 yes
  • Verizon Cellular Phone Providers Cellular Phone Providers Verizon
  • 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 yes
  • Family Friendly Family Friendly yes
  • Playground Playground ?
  • Pet Area Pet Area yes
  • Waterfront Waterfront no
  • Clubhouse Clubhouse ?
  • Camp Store Camp Store yes
  • 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) yes
  • 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 yes
  • Volley Ball Volley Ball yes
  • 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

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40 Reviews

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bings5

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

Date of Stay: August, 2015 - $50.00
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This is a beautiful campground. You definitely don't feel like you are in a "parking lot". The camp sites are well spaced and have lots of trees. The people working here are so helpful. We arrived and discovered that our bedroom slide out would not deploy. The staff recommended a mobile RV repairman who arrived promptly and fixed the problem. We did laundry here and the facilities are top notch. They have the most amazing dog park we have ever seen in a campground. It's set up like an agility course. Our dogs didn't go on the teeter-totter, but it was available for them. It just seems like the owners here are striving to go the extra mile to make their campground inviting. We usually stay at the Manzanita Lake campground in Lassen National Park, but we came to the KOA because it was a last minute decision and Manzanita was full. We will definitely come back to KOA. We camped at Mt Lassen / Shingletown KOA in a Fifth Wheel.

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Alfa  40

Review Count: 15
States Visited: 7
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: July, 2015 - $44.00
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Very busy with many families. Staff seems to be always cleaning, and it shows. Enough room for our 40 ft. motor home although we did have to unhook toad. Good place for an outing with the kids or a overnight stay. We camped at Mt Lassen / Shingletown KOA in a Motorhome.

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BandPS

Review Count: 40
States Visited: 26
Helpful Reviews: 9

Date of Stay: July, 2015 - $49.00
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We stayed here in June and liked it so much we made this reservation for July before we left. Our site in June was not easy to get into and not level which required boards under the tires. With our disability placard we were able to get the only level paved handicap site when we returned in July for this visit. We camped at Mt Lassen / Shingletown KOA in a Fifth Wheel.

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Kid911

Review Count: 7
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: July, 2015 - $80.00
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The high price reflects the premium site that we had. Huge pull-thru with steps leading down to a 30x15 cement patio with built-in fire pit, table and chairs, and a propane weber grill in perfect condition. This site is in our top 5 private campground sites of all time. Site was level, utilities all worked well. Very friendly owners. Extremely enjoyable stay. We camped at Mt Lassen / Shingletown KOA in a Travel Trailer.

Tips for other Campers:

Mt. Lassen / Volcanic National Park is a very easy 30 minutes from this park. Beautiful drive. Great grocery/hardware store about 20 minutes away in Shingletown.

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User2475

Review Count: 29
States Visited: 11
Helpful Reviews: 10

Date of Stay: June, 2015 - $35.00
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Beautiful park. Amazing trees. Wide spaces with buffers ( plants ) between spots. Nice swimming pool. Would stay here again. We camped at Mt Lassen / Shingletown KOA in a Fifth Wheel.

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Jolly Out There

Review Count: 65
States Visited: 25
Helpful Reviews: 18

Date of Stay: June, 2015 - $41.00
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Previous reviews are spot on. This park is a jewel; long-time owners clearly know how to run a good campground, right down to the way they positively word their signage. While not very large, it's very spacious and each site feels very private. Bathrooms and all grounds immaculate. Great trees, flowers, and other nice natural landscaping. Staff very friendly and helpful. We will surely come back! We camped at Mt Lassen / Shingletown KOA in a Motorhome.

Tips for other Campers:

Very convenient to Manzanita entrance to Lassen Volcanic NP - enjoy an easy walk around Manzanita Lake or go further in the park and climb the volcanoes - this is a terrific national park, and not overcrowded as so many others are becoming.

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Bev Dean

Review Count: 4
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: May, 2015 - $42.00
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We have stayed at many KOA campgrounds across the U.S. and this KOA is by far one of the nicest. The staff was friendly and helpful. The grounds were immaculate and there were lots of activities including tree swings and horseshoes. Great park!! We camped at Mt Lassen / Shingletown KOA in a Travel Trailer.

Tips for other Campers:

Minutes from Mt Lassen!

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User2889

Review Count: 23
States Visited: 11
Helpful Reviews: 6

Date of Stay: July, 2014 - $40.00
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We spent 3 nights here during the 4th of July weekend while we visited Lassen Volcanic NP. This was a jewel. The campground was clean, site was level, and the owners/staff were outstanding. The cookout and breakfast served for the holiday was excellent and enjoyable. This is our 7th stop during this summer's vacation and so far is our favorite stop. We camped at Mt Lassen / Shingletown KOA in a Fifth Wheel.

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The Borgs

Review Count: 42
States Visited: 22
Helpful Reviews: 12

Date of Stay: June, 2014 - $46.00
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This was a nice park with a lovely woodsy atmosphere. Staff kept the grounds immaculate (even to the extent of stamping "KOA" in the sand for a cigarette disposal receptacle). We were granted permission to have mail delivered during our stay, and even successfully received a needed part for our RV. We were only able to reserve a site with full hookups for part of our stay, so were forced to move to another site with no sewer partway through the week. The move was not difficult and both gravel sites were fairly level. We enjoyed the pool and can report that the bathroom and shower facilities were convenient and clean. This park does offer recycling. WiFi was pretty good, but our Verizon phones hardly worked at all from this location. We found the staff to be quite friendly and helpful. We would be happy to stay here again. We camped at Mt Lassen / Shingletown KOA in a Motorhome.

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Artemus

Review Count: 8
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: May, 2014 - $43.00
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Excellent park in beautiful setting. Large pull throughs gravel sites if needed. The website says you must unhook if the rig is over 40 ft. We unhook always, but had plenty of room for two vehicles. Lots of room on the sites that would accommodate larger rigs. They even have the deluxe KOA sites complete with lawn furniture and gas grills. WiFi is free now with good coverage. Staff was first rate and friendly. Nice store and overall facilities were neat, clean and inviting. Will stay here again! We camped at Mt Lassen / Shingletown KOA in a Fifth Wheel.

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Dank

Review Count: 23
States Visited: 7
Helpful Reviews: 3

Date of Stay: September, 2013 - $42.00
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Between an 8 and a 9. Bumped up because they could write the book on how to be friendly, helpful, and flexible. Very nice hands on owners, but all staff get an a plus for customer service. Very pretty, good location for Lassen. What could be improved: offer free Wi-Fi, for $42-46 per night, should NOT cost $10. Lots of dust, maybe a little more paving? Sites were a bit close when it was full. Amazing dog run, but did not use it because our dog came out of it too dirty. Needs something on top of the silty dirt. We would stay here again - enjoyed our visit. We camped at Mt Lassen / Shingletown KOA in a Motorhome.

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OB123

Review Count: 16
States Visited: 10
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: July, 2013 - $44.00
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One of the best KOA's we have stayed in. The sites are large and most of them in the shade. The staff was very friendly and showed us to our site. This campground was very clean and well kept. The location was very good for visiting Mt. Lassen National Park. We would stay here again. We camped at Mt Lassen / Shingletown KOA in a Motorhome.

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runamuka

Review Count: 92
States Visited: 31
Helpful Reviews: 8

Date of Stay: July, 2013 - $50.00
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Nice wide level spaces. Beautiful little park--well run, nice folks. Convenient to Lassen NP. Wi-Fi is Tengonet and overpriced at $10 per day. There is free Wi-Fi at Library 5 miles down the road. No ATT phone service. Laundry could be larger. It is used by guests and staff when changing over cabins. Would stay here again. We camped at Mt Lassen / Shingletown KOA in a Motorhome.

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GreenMtn08

Review Count: 117
States Visited: 35
Helpful Reviews: 6

Date of Stay: July, 2013 - $40.00
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This park is staffed by a group of friendly people. After registering, I was guided to my assigned site. The park is nicely shaded and has an interesting layout. Rather than row after row there are large sites at odd angles which gives a feeling of openness. One drawback with the scattered layout is that people tend to walk or drive through sites The cable selection is basic basic. The fact that several of the major networks dropped out of service during my stay led to my lowering the rating given. The Wi-Fi service is offered on a pay basis through Tengo. Considering the rate that the park charges, one would expect decent Wi-Fi at no cost. I used my Verizon broadband. There was only 1 bar of signal, but I survived. The cell service here was even worse. Many of my calls were dropped at some point in the conversation. We camped at Mt Lassen / Shingletown KOA in a Motorhome.

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RVBeast

Review Count: 21
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 3

Date of Stay: June, 2013 - $47.00
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Beautiful, well maintained campground with lots of big trees. Very friendly staff. All utilities worked. Most sites are a bit tight for a big rig, but not bad. Wi-Fi available for a fee. I was told it was not very good though. Verizon was very weak. Didn’t use it, but the pool was popular. Great launching off point for local hiking and exploring. Don’t miss Burney Falls (about 45 mins away). Would stay here again. We camped at Mt Lassen / Shingletown KOA in a Motorhome.

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