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Checkers Welcome Campground

Welcome, Minnesota



Welcome, Minnesota
Phone: (507) 728-8811

Sites: 44
Recent Rate: $18 8/2015

Latitude: 43.6757870543805
Longitude: -94.6149444580078

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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

59 Reviews

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

Connie's Co-Owner

Review Count: 81
States Visited: 27
Helpful Reviews: 5

Date of Stay: August, 2015 - $18.00
Overall Rating:      

We stayed at this park for one night & it was perfectly adequate for that. You can't beat the price with the Passport America discount. The site was level. The park was in good condition even with all the rain the area had. We were able to get Satellite & over the air signal. The sewer hook up was too far back to bother with for one night. We would stay here again if we were passing through the area. We camped at Checkers Welcome Campground in a Motorhome.

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Clean Restrooms

Clean Showers

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lmg

Review Count: 131
States Visited: 39
Helpful Reviews: 4

Date of Stay: July, 2015 - $18.00
Overall Rating:      

Great little park for an overnight stay. Rate reflects Passport America. Most of the sites are seasonal but there are a few full hook up level pull throughs for transients. Easy access on and off the freeway. Shaded sites which were welcome in the the 95 degree weather. Clean facilities. Will stay here again. We camped at Checkers Welcome Campground in a Motorhome.

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Clean Restrooms

Clean Showers

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SGF

Review Count: 64
States Visited: 24
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: July, 2015 - $18.00
Overall Rating:      

Very nice & well Icampground. We had a pull thru site so we didn't have to unhook, it was gravel and level. Several fulltimers & local workers but not a problem. The owners were very helpful, easy on/off of I-90. Unfortunately the wifi was out when we were there. We camped at Checkers Welcome Campground in a Motorhome.

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Roger H.

Review Count: 111
States Visited: 27
Helpful Reviews: 5

Date of Stay: July, 2014 - $16.00
Overall Rating:      

We found this to be an adequate bare-bones park for an overnight stay that was very reasonably priced. We had a very long and level pull-through. Friendly staff. Large open field for our dog. Free Wi-Fi was strong and fast enough. Easy access from I-90. Recommended. We camped at Checkers Welcome Campground in a Motorhome.

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Myrt & Gordy

Review Count: 39
States Visited: 19
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: July, 2014 - $16.00
Overall Rating:      

Rate is Passport America. What a little gem this is if you like small quiet parks. We stopped here just for an overnighter. There isn’t much else around so we didn’t even unhitch. The manager was very welcoming and took us personally to our site which was a long and wide, level pull-through with a shade tree that didn’t interfere with our slides, grass and a nice picnic table and fire ring. We had our choice of 30 or 50 amp and the water pressure was perfect. The Wi-Fi worked just fine. It was so quiet and peaceful there with big trees and lots of grass. There was even an area in the back where I was able to let my dog run off leash a bit. I would definitely return. This park is a favorite! We camped at Checkers Welcome Campground in a Fifth Wheel.

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sandibeach

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

Date of Stay: June, 2014 - $16.00
Overall Rating:      

Passport America rate. Stopped here for an overnight that turned into two nights because of bad weather. I almost didn't stop here because the 2013 Good Sam rating was low. Bathrooms/showers are dated but clean. This park under new ownership and they have done a fine job of updating and upgrading the campground. It's easy on/off I-90 but no traffic noise. Sites are level. Owners are friendly and helpful. Wi-Fi is good/fast. I'd stay her again if in the area. We camped at Checkers Welcome Campground in a Motorhome.

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Nortguy

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

Date of Stay: June, 2014 - $16.00
Overall Rating:      

Very convenient to interstate. Nice shaded sites and park is well maintained. Great, helpful staff. Bathrooms need renovation. With Passport America you can't do better. We camped at Checkers Welcome Campground in a Motorhome.

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tom3817js

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

Date of Stay: September, 2013 - $15.00
Overall Rating:      

Passport America made it worthwhile. Nice campground, very nice people running it. Would stay again. Strong Wi-Fi at our site. We camped at Checkers Welcome Campground in a Travel Trailer.

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roadking

Review Count: 106
States Visited: 38
Helpful Reviews: 8

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

This could be a great little campground with a little TLC. It is easy on/off I-90 with little traffic noise. There are pull-through and back in sites available although there are issues with trees hanging too low at some of the sites. A little tree trimming would be beneficial. Sites were level and the utilities were adequate. Verizon cell and internet worked well (did not use their WiFi) and we were able to use our rooftop satellite. There are some long term campers. All in all this is good for an overnight stop. We would stay here again. We camped at Checkers Welcome Campground in a Fifth Wheel.

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2Germans

Review Count: 19
States Visited: 19
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: September, 2013 - $17.00
Overall Rating:      

We stayed here overnight passing through the area. Clean, small park, friendly staff, we had long pull thru site w/50amp, roomy sites. We would stay here again in in area. We camped at Checkers Welcome Campground in a Motorhome.

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mrpeepers

Review Count: 74
States Visited: 22
Helpful Reviews: 5

Date of Stay: August, 2013 - $17.00
Overall Rating:      

Easy access to I-90; good electricity & water pressure; nice, level, shady sites; relaxing atmosphere; friendly people; definitely would stay here again. We camped at Checkers Welcome Campground in a Motorhome.

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600 Day Travelers

Review Count: 86
States Visited: 33
Helpful Reviews: 8

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

This is a great place to stay for a few nights to relax (there isn't anything in the general area). The sites are long and wide and most have very nice mature trees. The park is very basic. We would stay here again. We camped at Checkers Welcome Campground in a Motorhome.

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AnnS

Review Count: 34
States Visited: 23
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: June, 2013 - $17.00
Overall Rating:      

Rate is for Passport America. Long, gravel shady sites. Easy access off I-90. Not a lot of amenities but that's not what we were looking for. We were just looking for a safe, overnight spot. Lady in the office was friendly and we were escorted to our site. We would choose to stay here again on our way out west. We camped at Checkers Welcome Campground in a Motorhome.

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Jerry1752

Review Count: 10
States Visited: 6
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: June, 2013 - $18.00
Overall Rating:      

We needed a nice quiet park for a few days rest and this place was perfect. I would have given it a 10 if the WiFi had worked better. The rate reflects PA discount. Will stay again We camped at Checkers Welcome Campground in a Travel Trailer.

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chockwald

Review Count: 98
States Visited: 24
Helpful Reviews: 3

Date of Stay: June, 2013 - $18.00
Overall Rating:      

A nice family owned park.....most sites were pull through and about 90 feet long....perfect for our 62', plus car when outside the trailer. Grass in between sites, and if you have them, room for your slides. Plenty of shade without interfering with the satellite signal. We spent 2 nights here on our way to Sioux Falls, SD....easy off/on from Interstate. Would stay here again. We camped at Checkers Welcome Campground in a Motorhome.

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