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Ellensburg, Washington

Yakima River RV Park

Ellensburg, Washington



Ellensburg, Washington
Phone: (509) 925-4734

Sites: 36
Recent Rate: $36 5/2016

Office Hours:

Seasonal Hours: April 1st - September 30th

Monday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday: 9:00am - 5:00pm

Hours above shown for timezone: America/Los_Angeles

Latitude: 46.9335099594983
Longitude: -120.518184900284

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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) no
  • Pit Toilets Pit Toilets yes
  • Showers Showers no
  • $0.00 Shower Fee Shower Fee 0.00
  • Laundry Facilities Laundry Facilities no
  • $0.00 Laundry Fee Laundry Fee 0.00
  • Dump Station Dump Station no
  • $0.00 Dump Station Fee Dump Station Fee 0.00
  • Propane Available Propane Available no
  • Firewood Available Firewood Available yes
  • Cabins / Cottages / Yurts Cabins / Cottages / Yurts no
  • Water Spigot Water Spigot yes
  • Picnic Shelter Picnic Shelter yes
  • RV Wash RV Wash no
  • $0.00 RV Wash Fee RV Wash Fee 0.00
  • Corral Corral yes
  • Landing Strip Landing Strip no
  • Overflow Parking Overflow Parking yes
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
  • ATT, Verizon, Sprint, U.S. Cellular Cellular Phone Providers Cellular Phone Providers ATT,Verizon,Sprint,U.S. Cellular
  • Cable or Satellite TV Hookup Cable or Satellite TV Hookup no
  • Phone Phone no
  • Central Modem Central Modem yes
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 no
  • Pet Area Pet Area yes
  • Waterfront Waterfront no
  • Clubhouse Clubhouse yes
  • Camp Store Camp Store no
  • Cafe / Snack Bar Cafe / Snack Bar no
  • Business Center Business Center no
  • Group Camping Group Camping yes
  • Meeting Rooms Meeting Rooms no
  • Group Kitchen Group Kitchen no
  • Banquet Facilities Banquet Facilities no
  • Concierge Services Concierge Services no
Recreation
  • Walking Trail(s) Walking Trail(s) yes
  • Recreation Room Recreation Room no
  • Gym/Workout Facilities Gym/Workout Facilities no
  • Beach Access Beach Access no
  • Boat Ramp Boat Ramp no
  • Marina Marina no
  • Boat Rentals Boat Rentals no
  • Fishing Fishing yes
  • Golfing Golfing no
  • Bike Path(s) Bike Path(s) no
  • Bike Rentals Bike Rentals no
  • Hiking Hiking no
  • Spa Spa no
  • Horseshoe Pit Horseshoe Pit yes
  • Volley Ball Volley Ball yes
  • Sports Field Sports Field yes
  • Arcade Games Arcade Games no
  • Live Entertainment Live Entertainment no
  • Amphitheatre Amphitheatre no
  • Putt Putt Mini-Golf Putt Putt Mini-Golf no
  • Billiards Billiards no
  • Ping Pong Ping Pong no
  • Lake Lake no
  • Pond Pond yes
  • River River yes
  • Creek Creek yes
  • Ocean Ocean no
  • Water Park Water Park no
  • Casino Casino no

Review Details

Ratings overview

39 Reviews

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saturn7

Review Count: 141
States Visited: 12
Helpful Reviews: 10

Date of Stay: May, 2016 - $36.00
Overall Rating:      

This is self-contained only campground. There are no restrooms or showers. The only place to "go" are two porta potties. Staff is extremely friendly and grounds are beautiful. Good for a one night stop and they offer a Passport America discount during the week. We camped at Yakima River RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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Service
     
Campsite
     
Cleanliness
     
Clean Restrooms
Clean Showers

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Surface
Gravel
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close

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rolling homeless

Review Count: 282
States Visited: 47
Helpful Reviews: 23

Date of Stay: August, 2015 - $42.00
Overall Rating:      

The first 3 nights are Passport America at $21 and from then on $42. It is a very clean and well maintained park. Owner is very friendly and hosts do a good job. There are porta potties in the park area. It is convenient for us for meeting with family so that is why we stay there. We camped at Yakima River RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
     
Service
     
Campsite
     
Cleanliness
     
Clean Restrooms
Clean Showers

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Surface
Gravel
Campsite Features
Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Tips for other Campers:

The local museum and the Clymer Museum are great. A trip to Vantage to see the petrified logs and the wind farm is something else you can do.

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Bob Nelson

Review Count: 16
States Visited: 6
Helpful Reviews: 3

Date of Stay: July, 2015 - $33.00
Overall Rating:      

Camp host was there to assist in check in.. That was good. They offer discounts for some, but do not put that info up front.. Took the Good Sam at 10% but found out later I could have had a disabled vet discount at 20%. Not a problem, because I didn't expect any discount. As noted before, RV's are 6-8' apart and street side to street side. Small picnic table in between, but really not usable if slides are out. Restroom was one porta pot. Full service with a dump not available. Overall, park was clean and seemed friendly. However, value for the dollar spent with very tight spaces, it got an overall poor rating.. If passing through again, will probably look for a different park. We camped at Yakima River RV Park in a Truck Camper.

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Clean Restrooms
Clean Showers

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
26
Site Surface
Gravel, Dirt

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Tips for other Campers:

Lots of rafters in the area.

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starsekr

Review Count: 4
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: July, 2015 - $42.00
Overall Rating:      

Camped in a 37 ft Class A with a toad. Pull through space. good place for an overnight, close to the Yakama River (trout, catch and release). Gets fishermen and river rafters. Had tent space but only 1 portapotty. Don't want to repeat other reviews, site would have been close if anyone else had parked next to us. 30 amp service, Didn't hook up anything but electricity. Very tall trees surround park, no Sat service if you are on the south side. No shade in the center during the day. Would stay there again if passing through,but there are probably nicer places for a longer stay. Check out the public forest service camping on the Yakama. We camped at Yakima River RV Park in a Motorhome.

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Cleanliness
     
Clean Restrooms
Clean Showers

Site Details

Site Number
in_the-middle
Site Surface
Gravel, Dirt
Campsite Features
Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Tips for other Campers:

Ellensburg has a decorated barn trail to follow, nice way to see the area. Fishing on the Yakama. Rafting too, good pull out spot just downriver from the camp site. Just down the road at I-82 is a good truckstop, food & gas, RV parking.

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ctpres

Review Count: 11
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 4

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

Reserved by email requesting one night with FHU. Not noted anywhere (website or Passport America notes) and we did not find out till we were almost there but FHU requires two day stay minimum. On arrival greeted by personable workcamper who had no notice of our reservations. Park anywhere except space 24 she says. No park map. Spaces really weird, with street side to street side parking, many with tables, fire pits and in one case a fence blocking entry. Our first choice shared water with existing 5th wheel but no double tap for our water. Finally settled for spot on the end. No way for our 38' to enter spot for correct location of utilities so we ran water and power under coach. All set up and ready to relax when owner shows up. Hey you can't park there. We had to disconnect everything and move. And Oh by the way don't park car in the space, park your car in the new car parking area on the far side of the park. We have been here before and felt like we got our monies worth. Not this time. Note: The train still is running. Otherwise a quiet place for an overnight stop. Did not comment on restrooms as the only thing available is a port-a-potty. We camped at Yakima River RV Park in a Motorhome.

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Clean Restrooms
Clean Showers

Site Details

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Site Number
Space 22
Site Surface
Gravel
Campsite Features
Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Tips for other Campers:

River rafting, kayaking and maybe fishing about the only thing to do nearby. Park does offer shuttle service for kayaking which we did use on a previous visit.

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JAWS

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

Date of Stay: May, 2015 - $21.00
Overall Rating:      

We really like the country setting 3 miles off interstate and town. It was quiet and peaceful, neat and clean. We stayed here 2 nights with full hookups, which worked out good for us. There is no restroom and shower facility but we always use our own as most RVers do, so no problem there. The management was friendly and helpful. They located the RVs on every other space to give us more room and privacy. Tow or towed vehicles park in spaces away from sites. This is our second time here and we will return if we pass this way again. We camped at Yakima River RV Park in a Motorhome.

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Service
     
Campsite
     
Cleanliness
     
Clean Restrooms
Clean Showers

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
0000000
Site Surface
Gravel
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Tips for other Campers:

Wind farm tours nearby. Quilt pattern on barns map in area. We attended the dachshund parade and races last time we were here in June which was a hoot.

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KDA

Review Count: 14
States Visited: 7
Helpful Reviews: 4

Date of Stay: August, 2014 - $22.00
Overall Rating:      

Good park for an overnight with easy access from I-90. Park is clean and Wi-Fi works very well. If you have a large rig with slides, take care not to hit tall water spigot. Rate is Passport America plus $5 for second dog. Park is very concerned about dogs relieving themselves anywhere but in the fenced dog area. So much so that we felt uncomfortable and carried our dogs to the fenced area. We camped at Yakima River RV Park in a Motorhome.

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None

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JohnCarolP

Review Count: 14
States Visited: 9
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: July, 2014 - $44.00
Overall Rating:      

If not for the PA rate of $22, we would not have even stayed the night. We were told we "didn't need" sewer as we were only staying one night even tho sites with sewer were available. Pull thrus but so tight we had to ask neighbor to pull in their awning in order for us to park. Our slides pretty much touched theirs. Door side was very close to other neighbor who luckily wasn't there. No sewer but also NO bathhouses for showers, only a single portapotty! Would not even consider stopping here again We camped at Yakima River RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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Andrew78602

Review Count: 2
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: July, 2014 - $40.00
Overall Rating:      

This is a quiet well maintained park. The setting is alongside a cattle ranch in the farm country side about Ellensburg, WA. While the park does not have the amenities such as a swimming pool, it offers a location for a quiet stay. It is a location where families meet. The tenting areas are separate from the RV sites, and this gives the tent campers shade and more remote location. The park is also in a close location to access of the Yakima River. The graphic interface for the review mandates I put a rate in, but that is a one night rate. Weekly rates and membership discounts are available. We camped at Yakima River RV Park in a Motorhome.

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JoeIII

Review Count: 5
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: July, 2014 - $35.00
Overall Rating:      

Owners were very accommodating and helpful. Yakima river is walking distance away. Area is a bit windy most of the time. We camped at Yakima River RV Park in a Motorhome.

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WestieWaggin'

Review Count: 17
States Visited: 13
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: June, 2014 - $21.00
Overall Rating:      

This is a pretty park out in the country with cows, bulls, and horses in the fields next to the park. Roads inside the park are gravel and the sites are gravel and grass. It was a very quiet park during our stay. However, we have an RV so we can travel comfortably with our furbaby. We are very responsible pet owners that keep our dog on a leash when outside, pick up after our dog, and keep him as quiet as possible. We did not feel free to even sit outside or walk with our dog here because we were afraid he would relieve himself somewhere other than the potty pen. (There are several posters on trees and it even states in their rules that dogs are to relieve themselves in the potty pens). This is the first time we have ever felt uncomfortable in a RV park and for that reason we would not ever return to this park. It is also the reason for the low score. We camped at Yakima River RV Park in a Motorhome.

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rolling homeless

Review Count: 282
States Visited: 47
Helpful Reviews: 23

Date of Stay: May, 2014 - $21.00
Overall Rating:      

Rate cited is based on Passport America for 3 days and if you stay a 4th day or longer the rate increased to $42. This is a well maintained and quiet park located south of Ellensburg. There are fields with bulls and horses. The sites are gravel and we have a pull-through with 50 amp. There are no bathrooms or showers but there is a portable outhouse in the park. We have stayed here before and will stay here again as it is convenient to family. We camped at Yakima River RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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Micki517

Review Count: 14
States Visited: 10
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: May, 2014 - $15.00
Overall Rating:      

Passport America rate. Very nice little park away from interstate and any noise. Clean sites, and surrounded by cattle and beautiful horses. Owners were very nice and came by to talk with us for a while about their travels. We camped at Yakima River RV Park in a Motorhome.

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PERRELLAS

Review Count: 64
States Visited: 23
Helpful Reviews: 6

Date of Stay: March, 2014 - $18.00
Overall Rating:      

Went with middle of the road for this small but clean and level gravel pad park. Accepts Good Sam and Passport America so we paid $17.50 which was what it is worth for a no frills park. We had water and electric hook-up only, port-a-potties near-by, no showers, no place for groups to meet, limited fire pits, tables, and a few trees. Surrounded by cows and horses so it has the scent of a farm. Train could be seen and heard from our site, TV and WiFi worked fine but we do have a booster. It's not really what I would call dog friendly as we were asked to have our pug potty only in the pet area. We requested a site next to the area so she wouldn’t have to hold it until she reached the potty area. Not sure that older dogs could hold it long enough to make it to the “area” if you stayed at the far ends. We would stay here again for an overnight but only if we could stay close to the “area” as our pug is our fur baby. We camped at Yakima River RV Park in a Motorhome.

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rolling homeless

Review Count: 282
States Visited: 47
Helpful Reviews: 23

Date of Stay: September, 2013 - $21.00
Overall Rating:      

Nice place to stay. It is well maintained and the host and owners are friendly. They have a sani for use by the people and no showers that I know of. We will stay here again. We camped at Yakima River RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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