4 RV Parks near Malta, Montana
Jul 2013 - $24.00
This is a small park with about 6 spaces for big rigs; all grass and fairly long, back-in only. Fairly expensive for what you get. Park also includes a motel. The whole place looks like it has seen better days and a “for sale” sign is posted in front of the office. The electricity (50amp) was fine, but the sewer and water connections were the worst we have seen in 8 years of RVing. They are fairly new, but are installed underground using a “green box” which is typically used for yard irrigation valves. The spigot is right next to the sewer opening only inches away. If someone mistakenly spilled some sewage in the box, it would easily contaminate the spigot. Given the spigot sees no daylight, it is continuously wet and gross. We chose not to connect our water to the system due to this really bad design. The park is easy to get to (just off US2) and is near the local dinosaur museum (worth a visit). Wi-Fi was very good. It is adjacent to a large dusty city park, also somewhat rundown. There are busy train tracks nearby and is fairly close to downtown Malta. Staff was helpful. Probably would not stay here again unless there was no other choice. - ghatfield
Jun 2013 - $25.00
This is a no-frills, adequate place to spend the night. Malta is a somewhat run-down town, but Riverside's parking spaces are large with easy turnaround for RVs. Park is adjacent to a small playground for the kids. Clean shower and bathhouse. Walking distance from a restaurant and Dairy Queen. - User3112
Aug 2012 - $30.00
This is a very small RV park next to a small motel. The campsites were long enough to stay hooked to the truck and we had full hookups that worked great. They said they had just put in brand new 50amp electric and all the hookups look new. We selected our own site and it backed up to some cottonwood trees and even though the train went by on a very regular basis all night, it wasn't a huge problem. There is a bathhouse with one large private bathroom and shower but we used our own facilities. The owner was pleasant. Check in was very quick and easy. - PegL
Aug 2016 - $3.00
Small city park. Great spot for a weary traveler. Good shade with water. Unassigned site.
Trains frequent but not too bad. - Mary Rowell
Sep 2014 - $3.00
This municipal park is directly across from where Rt. 191 intersects Rt. 2, behind the rest area. Drive through the rest area to find the park behind. Don't be confused by the RV park which is part of a small motel on the left as you enter the park. There are drive-through sites to the left side, but you can also park in any of the grassy areas. There are several water spigots in the park and the water tastes good. This was a great and super cheap overnight stop at only $3. We would definitely stay here again for an overnight. - CharlieS
Aug 2008 - $2.00
This is not a campground. It is a city park that allows camping in any empty area you choose to use. There is no attendant. No hookups, but water faucets are located throughout the park. The local kids use the park as a playground and why not? It's a park. The night we were there, one of the local hoodlums was riding around the park on his motorcycle at 3:30 AM but took off when the sheriff's deputy arrived for one of his periodic security tours through the park. A sewage lift station in the park was undergoing repairs and the crew arrived at 7:00 AM and cranked up their contractor generator. The Milk River makes a horseshoe bend around the campground. We walked up on the levee to get a view and saw where about a dozen rusted automobiles had been pushed over the levee on the far side. Some guy was doing wheelies on his ATV down Main Street. Hey, this is the Wild West, right? To put this all in perspective, this camping experience was slightly better than Wal-Mart's parking lot and the price was only $3.00 more. If you decide to stay here, have a nice steak dinner at the Great Northern Restaurant. - Comdac
Aug 2016 - $35.00
Good for an overnight stay. Sites located behind the motel so no road noises. Large shade trees between sites. Only 1 other RV parked for the night. Laundry was clean and all machines in good working order. Train track was very close but no horns sounded so we slept good. - Boomerific
Jul 2016 - $32.00
The hook ups are all placed well. Sites are mostly level. We did have to level front to back so had to unhook. We do not have slides, so sites were not too narrow for us.
I can understand that many people would be turned off by the train noise, but I am a train enthusiast. (My grandparents lived in a 'train town' and I have fond memories of hearing the trains. There was a roundhouse in their town so lots of activity day and night.) You mostly hear the trains here at the campground just passing through, even if the trains are very close to the campground. I saw both a passenger train go through as well as a few freight haulers. The whistle blows a distance from here so it is not disturbing.
All in all: I enjoyed my camping here. Even though I did not use the baths/showers, I did check them out and they seemed very clean. I definitely would have used them if I was not self contained.
The staff was very welcoming and I enjoyed talking with them - GO VIKINGS. - janican
Jul 2015 - $36.00
Extremely friendly and helpful people! Large sites with easy hookup. Like most RV Parks in this part of the country the sites were gravel but there was a very nice grass area at south side of park. The site was very level and required almost no leveling! Train track is close by which my wife loved and when I fell asleep I never heard it. Due to high wind my large awning was messed up and the owner got a ladder and fixed it for this old man at no charge! - Homawy
Sep 2017 - $30.00
This park is in the process of being developed into a destination spot. Once the pools are complete, it should be nice. There are nice cabins as well. The RV park is gravel with full hook ups. Very dry here. They have had a drought so it's not attractive. No WiFi. Verizon phones work. The weather was windy and cold so we were not outside much. Had we wanted to use the fire ring, we would have had to clean it as it was full of butts and other junk. - Newbet
Aug 2017 - $34.00
Nice, quiet park. Sites are plenty long and wide. Pheasant families walked thru the yard behind our site. We did not use the hot springs or any of the other facilities associated with this park. Our stay was very pleasant, easy in, easy out. All utilities functioned appropriately. The only downside here was the presence of zillions of mosquitoes, making it difficult to be outside. We would stay here again if in the area. - Katy29
Jul 2017 - $34.00
The price indicated was for a back-in FHU with 20, 30 & 50amp power. Pull-through sites are an additional $8. We arrived on a Friday evening without a reservation but there was no problem finding an open site. The office area is nicely situated in the main building adjacent to the indoor pool/hot springs. These look very enticing but I was only there for a night. Sites are a mix of very long back-in and pull-troughs', all of which appear to have a fire pit and picnic table. The sites are gravel and dirt but did not appear very level. They are also at 90 deg to the narrow roads making reversing in or turning in to a pull-through more difficult than it needs to be. Initially I picked site 13 but on getting there I found the trees at the back of the site were too low for my 5er and the utilities on 12 & 13 appeared to be placed on the wrong side as they did on another couple of the back in sites. I then walked back and checked it later so I am convinced this was the case. Instead we backed in to site 3. Some sites have a little shade but most are open. I did talk to the owner who is very pleasant and helpful. At the time he was out spraying the enormous mosquitoes that are very noticeable. They actually forced us to stay indoors they were so bad, even with spray on me. The shower house looks like something dating back to the dark ages. There was a bad odor, stains on the floor and flies/bugs everywhere. On the men's side there was two shower stalls and one toilet. This had no door, only a shower curtain. I ended up by using the handicapped shower/toilet because that had a solid, lockable door. No soap at the hand wash sink, just a roll of kitchen paper to dry your hands. Wi-Fi is available but only at the office. We could pick up a decent number of OTA signals for the TV. - Hutch333id