Dolores, Colorado

Dolores River Campground

Dolores, Colorado



Dolores, Colorado
Phone: (970) 882-7761

Sites: 90
Recent Rate: $32 8/2015

Latitude: 37.4761778398989
Longitude: -108.455228805542

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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 yes
  • $0.00 Shower Fee Shower Fee 0.00
  • Laundry Facilities Laundry Facilities yes
  • $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 yes
  • Cabins / Cottages / Yurts Cabins / Cottages / Yurts yes
  • Water Spigot Water Spigot yes
  • Picnic Shelter Picnic Shelter yes
  • 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
  • Cellular Phone Providers Cellular Phone Providers
  • 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 yes
  • Playground Playground yes
  • Pet Area Pet Area yes
  • yes-lake Waterfront Waterfront yes-lake
  • Clubhouse Clubhouse yes
  • 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 yes
  • Gym/Workout Facilities Gym/Workout Facilities ?
  • Beach Access Beach Access ?
  • Boat Ramp Boat Ramp ?
  • Marina Marina ?
  • Boat Rentals Boat Rentals ?
  • Fishing Fishing yes
  • Golfing Golfing ?
  • Bike Path(s) Bike Path(s) ?
  • Bike Rentals Bike Rentals ?
  • Hiking Hiking yes
  • 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 no
  • Pond Pond yes
  • River River yes
  • Creek Creek ?
  • Ocean Ocean ?
  • Water Park Water Park ?
  • Casino Casino ?

Review Details

Ratings overview

30 Reviews

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jacksup1212

Review Count: 15
States Visited: 8
Helpful Reviews: 3

Date of Stay: August, 2015 - $32.00
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Really lovely, well maintained CG. Nice wide roads and escort to site is always helpful. Level gravel site. Owners are super nice and helpful. Planned events are a bonus- loved pizza night. Wifi sketchy. Water pressure low. We would happily camp in this park again. We camped at Dolores River Campground in a Motorhome.

Tips for other Campers:

The Dolores Food Market was a surprise and treat to shop at.

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Nanatraveller

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

Date of Stay: August, 2015 - $37.00
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We stayed here for more than 2 weeks and it is a terrific park. We parked by the pond and it was clean, with a beautiful view. A short walk away, over a small bridge, was an area to sit by the river and I enjoyed it daily. Great walking paths, pet area and walk, and lots of activities. Wed. night is pizza night, Sat. night is "build your own ice cream sundae" night and friendly park with lots of neighbor interaction. Dolores is a friendly town with restaurants, grocery, shops, all you need and it is close to lots of sight seeing. Great park and would definitely come again! We camped at Dolores River Campground in a Fifth Wheel.

Tips for other Campers:

Nearby Mancos, Durango and Cortez are great for shopping. Mesa Verde area to tour Anasazi Indians ruins is fascinating. Dove Creek is close by for purchasing lots of native area beans and foods. Lots of scenic drives in area. Guy Drew winery outside of Cortez is delightful for wine tasting (and buying). Sophia's restaurant is superb with weekly prime rib specials and unparalleled food presentation. Highly recommend for a lovely dinner!

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Darbone

Review Count: 7
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 3

Date of Stay: July, 2015 - $33.00
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A beautiful park located on the Dolores River. As previous reviewers noted the owners are excellent- Friendly, accommodating and do a great job of running an excellent park. There are around 90 RV sites along with cabins and some really nice tent sites. The park is a perfect compromise between RV "resorts" and "camping" . Sites are shaded, very level with decent space between them. Very nice cement patio and picnic table with each site. Nicely landscaped with grass between sites and wide gravel roads around the park. Very easy to get in and out. Dog friendly . Many people seem to come here every season and the atmosphere is exceptionally friendly without seeming "cliqueish". No fire pits but fires are allowed in your own off the ground fire ring. Ice cream socials once a week and they bring in a local wood fired pizza provider on Wednesdays. Also have a vintage Airstream trailer serving coffee and breakfast burritos in mornings. We were impressed, highly recommend the place and will definitely return. We camped at Dolores River Campground in a Motorhome.

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TH travelers

Review Count: 36
States Visited: 18
Helpful Reviews: 5

Date of Stay: June, 2015 - $33.00
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Very friendly owners and very friendly workampers. Older RVers stay here. Only kids I saw were the owner's and friends of the owners. That was great. Some sites back up to one of 2 ponds. Pull thrus are long, but a little funky. They have power on one side and water/sewer on the other. Cable did not work well for me, but I don't know if it was my coach or the park. Wi-fi was fine for email, but no streaming tv shows. Cell reception is spotty in this valley. The Dolores River runs right past the place and along with the 2 ponds offers shore fishing opportunities. Ponds are catch and release only, no license required. River is catch and keep, but you need a license. Even though the park is right on CO Rt 145, I wasn't bothered by traffic noise. Lots of things to do in this area. Stayed here a week and enjoyed it. I would stay here again. We camped at Dolores River Campground in a Fifth Wheel.

Tips for other Campers:

Real good burgers at "The Depot". Good service at "The Naked Moose", but the food was mediocre. Good food and service at "The Riverfront Grill." Wal-Mart, auto parts stores, etc. are in Cortez, about 15 min away.

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ksgypsy

Review Count: 10
States Visited: 7
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: May, 2015 - $20.00
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Clean, quiet and relaxed park near Dolores with nice shade, concrete patios and grassy sites. Our stay began May 1 and will continue for the rest of the summer. Rate is based on monthly stay. Park has a family atmosphere with weekly ice cream night, pizza nites, potlucks, courtyard with horseshoes, washers, ladderball, etc. Great park for kids with plenty of outdoor space and a safe environment. Good choice for overnight or for a longer stay. We camped at Dolores River Campground in a Motorhome.

Tips for other Campers:

Much to see and do around Dolores - hiking, biking, water sports, off-road trails, history, tourist attractions and fishing. Grocery store, hardware, gas, liquor, beauty shop and various eating options in Dolores. Typical daytime highs in the lower 80's.

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jbrucemagon

Review Count: 144
States Visited: 39
Helpful Reviews: 6

Date of Stay: July, 2014 - $33.00
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Wonderful campground in rural, wooded location bordering the Dolores River. Level gravel RV sites around common areas with nice grassy areas and plantings. Good water pressure, good utility connections. Extremely friendly and accommodating young family owners. Verizon signal is weak and campground Wi-Fi suffered a glitch but repairs were underway. Rate reflects weekly stay. We camped at Dolores River Campground in a Motorhome.

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Tiffinatic

Review Count: 44
States Visited: 16
Helpful Reviews: 5

Date of Stay: June, 2014 - $20.00
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We stopped for one night and ended up staying for 2 months. We are full-timers and camped here in a 40' motorhome. The park is a wonderful example of a private park, and owners, that care about their customers. All of the campsites had mature shade trees of one form or other. The interior roads and pads were crushed gravel; interior roads were easy to navigate around on. The pads we stayed on were level. Electric and water were strong; Our nightly rate of $20/night reflects a monthly rate. Individual nightly rate was $37/night. They have a catch and release fishing pond and the campground is located on the Dolores River, so you can fly fish in the river, as well. There is a lot to do in the surrounding area, including "Jeeping" the many national forest roads in the area at up to 12,500' elevation, towns of Durango, Ouray and Telluride. We would definitely stay here again. We camped at Dolores River Campground in a Motorhome.

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Kevincolorado

Review Count: 7
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: October, 2013 - $35.00
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What a beautiful campground. On Dolores River with a pond, very clean and well kept. Very nice friendly owners. Wi-Fi worked perfect. Absolutely plan to stay here again. We camped at Dolores River Campground in a Motorhome.

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hondo

Review Count: 58
States Visited: 18
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: September, 2013 - $36.00
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Great place, great owners! The park was neat as a pin, clean as a whistle. Cable TV worked great, WiFi was outstanding. Free coffee and conversation in the office every morning. Very convenient to Telluride, 4 Corners, etc. Very dog friendly! Thank you for a wonderful stay, we will be back! We camped at Dolores River Campground in a Motorhome.

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BillO

Review Count: 9
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: August, 2013 - $35.00
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A great place to stay. We were only able to stay here one night, but we'll definitely plan a longer stay next time. The new owners are friendly and helpful. We camped at Dolores River Campground in a Motorhome.

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Norm In Bama

Review Count: 24
States Visited: 14
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: July, 2013 - $36.00
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Friendly and helpful staff. Excellent WiFi. Many of the sites are tight and we could shake hands with our neighbors. Some roads are tree lined with vehicles extending in the road making parking a big rig difficult. We camped at Dolores River Campground in a Motorhome.

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happypilot

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

Date of Stay: June, 2013 - $18.00
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A hidden jewel. New owners working very hard and making many improvements. There is a water issue that is the only thing keeping it from being a ten, and it is being addressed. Six states, a dozen RV parks over four months and this is our favorite. Will definitely return. We camped at Dolores River Campground in a Motorhome.

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simmonsrv

Review Count: 6
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: June, 2013 - $36.00
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I didn't find this park in any directories, just happened to drive by it and pulled in. What luck! A beautiful spot on the Dolores River. The tent sites are on the river. We got a spot on their large fishing pond that comes off the river. Lots of large, mature shade trees, grassy common area with horseshoes and firepit, grass at camp sites, cable TV worked great, got to watch Game 7 of the NBA finals, Wi Fi works great, Sprint too. There are showers, and a laundry room, and large rec room. Lots of long term RVers. I can understand why; it's a perfect spot. We decided to stay a 2nd night and check out the town of Dolores, 2 miles down the road. Will definitely stay here again. We camped at Dolores River Campground in a Motorhome.

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Baby boomer 64

Review Count: 5
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: June, 2013 - $36.00
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New owners have turned this park around. They are very friendly and ready to help you. They have open spaces for satellite to work and smoking 6 Mbps Wi-Fi. Large level pull-throughs. I definitely recommend this park. We camped at Dolores River Campground in a Fifth Wheel.

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juneau92

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

Date of Stay: May, 2013 - $33.00
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There is a younger couple managing this campground who are in the process of buying it. They were very friendly, and suggested one of their nicest sites for us to stay in. What a beautiful place! Lots of trees, a river, and a large fishing pond. Our sire was mostly level, only a slight adjustment. I walked the dog around the entire park and I think every site there is nice. Of course the ones that next to the lake and river are the most desirable, but how can you go wrong here? Lots of water and shady trees. Pet friendly. Courteous, friendly, and helpful hosts. We'll be back for sure! We camped at Dolores River Campground in a Fifth Wheel.

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