Paxico, Kansas

Mill Creek Campground & RV Park

Paxico, Kansas



Paxico, Kansas
Phone: (785) 636-5321

Sites: 47
Recent Rate: $30 7/2015

Latitude: 39.0647147950655
Longitude: -96.1749601364136

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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) yes
  • 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 ?
  • Cabins / Cottages / Yurts Cabins / Cottages / Yurts yes
  • Water Spigot Water Spigot ?
  • 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 ?
  • 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 ?
  • yes-stream Waterfront Waterfront yes-stream
  • 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 no
  • Ocean Ocean ?
  • Water Park Water Park ?
  • Casino Casino ?

Review Details

Ratings overview

36 Reviews

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Diane Yeager

Review Count: 126
States Visited: 37
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: July, 2015 - $30.00
Overall Rating:      

After crossing the railroad track, the atmosphere is like a little frontier town. The greeting was neutral and my receipt doesn't detail fees. Our site was level and near the showers with good shade. Utilities are adequate, and air TV was fine. Directions were clear and although between railroad tracks and highway, the campground is relatively quiet. It is such a good overnight that park was well occupied by nightfall. It is comforting to have a storm shelter. We camped at Mill Creek Campground & RV Park in a Motorhome.

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Clean Restrooms

Clean Showers

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urlookingood

Review Count: 26
States Visited: 13
Helpful Reviews: 7

Date of Stay: August, 2014 - $25.00
Overall Rating:      

Campground is about a mile of I-70 just west of Topeka. Staff was friendly. Mention that you saw their web site and you will get a 15% discount. There is a railroad track next to the campground. The train traffic didn't annoy us because our air conditioner drowned it out. The campground had lots of area to walk our two Maltese and there was a narrow creek that backed up to the campground. Laundry services were available as well as fire rings at each campsite, with pull-throughs available. There was also a playground for children. We camped at Mill Creek Campground & RV Park in a Travel Trailer.

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NoPlaceLikeRoam

Review Count: 6
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: June, 2014 - $27.00
Overall Rating:      

A significant number of sites appeared to be occupied by permanent residents. They seemed oblivious to campground etiquette and management was not responsive to issues. The trains were a nightmare. We happen to like trains, but the crossing is just down the road a bit and east bound trains start blasting their horns just as they pull alongside the first row of RVs. No air conditioning could cover the sounds jolting us awake. In one 24 hour period, 30 trains were counted. We would not stay here again. We camped at Mill Creek Campground & RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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KAZIMIRA

Review Count: 72
States Visited: 17
Helpful Reviews: 5

Date of Stay: May, 2014 - $28.00
Overall Rating:      

Great staff and an overall hidden gem of a park. Gravel sites in a treed setting. Ours was a pull through 100 feet from a nice creek/river. No cable, but digital channels were excellent. We would stay here again. We camped at Mill Creek Campground & RV Park in a Motorhome.

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GOTTOYS

Review Count: 26
States Visited: 10
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: October, 2013 - $28.00
Overall Rating:      

Very nice clean campground. Dirt roads but well maintained. Clean picnic tables, freshly painted, no junk laying around. Very good Wi-Fi. Only drawback was noise from a train track that ran close by. Wouldn't have been as bad if we could have been farther from tracks. Nice people, well managed. Not much in the area. We camped at Mill Creek Campground & RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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sjones

Review Count: 117
States Visited: 21
Helpful Reviews: 6

Date of Stay: September, 2013 - $28.00
Overall Rating:      

Charming town and the owners have done a great job making this a nice park. Everything worked great, the down side is the train noise and the locust this time of year (nothing they can do about that) very noisy. Good overnight stop and would stay here again. We camped at Mill Creek Campground & RV Park in a Motorhome.

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Russell and Stephen

Review Count: 47
States Visited: 22
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: August, 2013 - $28.00
Overall Rating:      

Very friendly staff. Very little road noise. Good dirt and gravel interior roads site was level. Campground is kept very clean and well manicured. Downside is the long freight trains that are parallel to campground. Pretty loud, but they are going slow so not so bad, with windows closed. The tiny town of Paxico has 3 amazing antique stores one of which is staggering and filled with a lot of great stuff. Definitely worth a visit. We camped at Mill Creek Campground & RV Park in a Motorhome.

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yachtjockey

Review Count: 93
States Visited: 18
Helpful Reviews: 3

Date of Stay: July, 2013 - $30.00
Overall Rating:      

Very nice CG. Close to I-70 but no road noise. There is a railroad track very close to the CG, but didn't bother us with the a/c on. Nice hosts and lots of site room with a huge area to walk dogs. Utilities worked perfectly. Some shaded sites and a storm shelter is available. There is a small bar/grill within walking distance that has bar food that was very good. I would recommend as a 1-2 day stopover. We camped at Mill Creek Campground & RV Park in a Motorhome.

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5thwheeler

Review Count: 126
States Visited: 30
Helpful Reviews: 5

Date of Stay: September, 2012 - $29.00
Overall Rating:      

Mill Creek CG in Paxico, KS is a new stop for us. It is few hundred yards distance from I-70 so car/truck noise is a small concern. The sites are gravel, spacious; plenty of room to run the dogs or in my case hit practice golf balls. They have a nice strong, free wireless and we even had some shade trees. The owner/host was very pleasant. Paxico is a blink town – you blink and you missed it. The closest good restaurant ( as recommended by the owner ) and grocery was about 8 miles away from our site so come with your refrigerator fully stocked or plan on driving. Our satellite dish worked fine and our weather radio picked up a NOAA weather radio station ( Kansas does get tornadoes, the park has a storm cellar and we heard distant storm rumblings while we were on site ).Their bath facility ( 3 showers, two toilet stalls were more than adequate but their laundry – 1 washer and 2 dryers was old and had seen better days.They do have a nice kids playground. Our price reflected a Good Sam discount. The possible bad news is that the rear of our rig was less than 100 yards from the train track which at times ran every 50 minutes with horn blaring and from the start to finish of every train took slightly over one minute to pass our site. Every passing train was a rig shaker. If you’re a light sleeper, this will not be a place you can enjoy. If there were no trains to deal with I would give this park a 9 but because of the trains and the associated noise I give them a 6. We camped at Mill Creek Campground & RV Park in a Motorhome.

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napoleon1168

Review Count: 18
States Visited: 11
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: September, 2012 - $27.00
Overall Rating:      

Great campground next to a nice little stream which I am sure is very nice in the spring. We really enjoyed staying here and it was busy. The only drawback were the trains that ran all day. However, they seemed to stop at night and so we got a good nights sleep. We camped at Mill Creek Campground & RV Park in a Travel Trailer.

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John B WV

Review Count: 7
States Visited: 6
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: August, 2012 - $27.00
Overall Rating:      

Just an overnight stop but a really nice campground. Full hookups but no cable. TV reception with antenna has four channels. Long pull through sites. Lots of shade in our area of the park. If you love trains this is the place for you. Many trains during the day that blow the horn for crossing at campground entrance. During the night, though, not too many passed. I'd stay here again. We camped at Mill Creek Campground & RV Park in a Motorhome.

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fossil

Review Count: 26
States Visited: 13
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: May, 2012 - $17.00
Overall Rating:      

Nice little park right off the highway. Old, but owners try to keep it clean. I would use this park again especially as a one night stop over. We camped at Mill Creek Campground & RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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Attila

Review Count: 54
States Visited: 24
Helpful Reviews: 0

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

Wonderful park.Very Clean, well maintained. Electric power good. Water pressure good, but very hard water. Satellite access depends on the site & trees. It is easy to get to. Follow information in travel RV book. But there is a train track you must cross to get to park. If you take it slow it's manageable. We were in 45 ft rig with attached vehicle. We heard 3 trains in the afternoon, but none during the night. The host/ owner very nice. I would stay here again, next time for longer than one night. We camped at Mill Creek Campground & RV Park in a Motorhome.

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DavyD

Review Count: 79
States Visited: 23
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: September, 2011 - $25.00
Overall Rating:      

Great place for overnight off I-70. Excellent Wi-Fi connection. Clean restrooms and showers. Large level sites. Super nice hosts. Plenty of shade sites available. Storm shelter on site. Overall well maintained facility. Would stay here again in the future. We camped at Mill Creek Campground & RV Park in a Motorhome.

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John Blue

Review Count: 170
States Visited: 27
Helpful Reviews: 3

Date of Stay: September, 2010 - $27.00
Overall Rating:      

Nice small park that was laying out by an RV person. All roads and sites are good gravel and wide . Sites are very wide and long. Hookups are side by side but due to large sites it was no problem at all. Sites are level, have water, sewer, 30/50 amp with no dips in voltage plus lots of green grass around the site. Wi-Fi was on all sites, free, and fast. Verizon cell and air card worked well. Sat. TV will work on most sites and all if you have a dish on the ground. Bathrooms and showers were super nice. Park has a storm shelter that is more in the ground than on top of it. It was was made with heavy cement walls and top, a nice item to have around this part of KS. Play ground equipment for the kids. Only issue is the two train tracks are very close to some sites. I would guess in 200 feet and the big boys run all the time day and night. They were not a problem to me but some people may not like the noise. I-70 is on south side of park and you can hear some noise from that as well on outside but not inside. Owner was very nice at check in. We liked the park a lot and will return. Rate was on Good Sam. We camped at Mill Creek Campground & RV Park in a Motorhome.

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