Yakima, Washington

Yakima Sportsman State Park

Yakima, Washington



Yakima, Washington
Phone: (509) 575-2774

Sites: 67
Recent Rate: $40 4/2015

Latitude: 46.5910450476071
Longitude: -120.459251403809

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Campground Overview
  • Pull-thru Sites Pull-thru Sites yes
  • Big Rig Access Big Rig Access no
  • 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 no
  • $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

17 Reviews

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K Patrick

Review Count: 17
States Visited: 7
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: April, 2015 - $40.00
Overall Rating:      

A real gem - nice sites, friendly park staff, very well maintained grounds, and great location. Close to downtown but also out to Yakima Valley vineyards and their great red wines! I had vehicle problems and wound up staying 5 nights. Good walking trails along the dyke. My only complaint is it's expensive. We camped at Yakima Sportsman State Park in a Travel Trailer.

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Clean Restrooms

Clean Showers

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roadking

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

Date of Stay: September, 2014 - $37.00
Overall Rating:      

This is an urban campground located within the city limits of Yakima. Our campsite did have full hook ups but we only connected to electric. The hook ups were located at the very rear of the site and not convenient. Verizon cell/mifi worked well. I would not call this campground big rig friendly for several reasons. We had a pull thru site that was long enough but so narrow that we barely missed the fire pit with the truck (on the right) and the utilities with the 5th wheel (on the left). The utilities have concrete barriers that you find in parking lots to protect them because I am sure they have been taken out by RVers trying to park. The trees desperately need trimming and we felt fortunate to escape without roof damage. We talked to the ranger about it and he was ambivalent at best. Watering occurs every day which makes the grass green but floods the streets and hits your vehicle as you drive to your site. We would not stay here again. We camped at Yakima Sportsman State Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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mockturtle

Review Count: 130
States Visited: 25
Helpful Reviews: 4

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

Price reflects senior pass. Lovely park, immaculately maintained. Good cell on Verizon. Would stay here again. We camped at Yakima Sportsman State Park in a Motorhome.

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visitor to usa

Review Count: 34
States Visited: 8
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: June, 2014 - $38.00
Overall Rating:      

Great welcome from the ranger when we checked in. I think it was $38 but it may have been a little cheaper. Very pleasant and well set up site in a wooded and flat park setting. Not many vans around but lots of sites were flagged as booked for the coming weekend, so it would be hard to get casual camping then. Handy for Yakima and Tuppenish - well worth a visit for the murals. We camped at Yakima Sportsman State Park in a Motorhome.

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User3453

Review Count: 8
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: May, 2014 - $33.00
Overall Rating:      

Beautiful campground. Level area's, shade tree's, full hookup's and plenty of room for all size rigs. All spots were very private. Rates are 40.00 for weekends after May 1 and 37.00 for week days. I would stay there again without hesitation even if the rates were high. Must buy tokens for showers. We camped at Yakima Sportsman State Park in a Travel Trailer.

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Two old birders

Review Count: 11
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: April, 2014 - $29.00
Overall Rating:      

We stay here often because it is far off the highway and therefore quiet. There are acres of grass, so are many good places to walk our dog. As early in the season as we were, it was hard to find a garbage can in which to dispose of dog wastes. The sites are level, and although there are very few trees the sites are wide so there is a good distance from your neighbors. We always try to get a powered site, but unpowered sites are available. We camped at Yakima Sportsman State Park in a Motorhome.

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Casita Vagabond

Review Count: 45
States Visited: 25
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: August, 2013 - $32.00
Overall Rating:      

Beautiful and well maintained state park. You must buy tokens from the camp host to use the showers, and the restrooms are a little run down, but clean. The beauty of the park, nice shaded level paved sites with grass, nature trails, etc. make this park a real gem. I would stay here even longer next time. We camped at Yakima Sportsman State Park in a Travel Trailer.

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rehless

Review Count: 11
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: March, 2013 - $14.00
Overall Rating:      

Park is in Winter mode, no water at camp sites and bathrooms closed. I camp there during the Summer season and the bathrooms are fine at that time. The Park was nice and quiet and surprisingly, there were several rigs there. The rate of 14.50 pernight is limited income senior. We camped at Yakima Sportsman State Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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campincherie

Review Count: 3
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: July, 2012 - $31.00
Overall Rating:      

This campground was a pleasant surprise. We were a bit concerned, since it was so close to town, and some of the previous reviews were less than complimentary. However, the park was very clean, hookup sites were spaced out well, with shade trees. It was very quiet all three nights we spent here. It is close to walking trails along the Yakima River. There are many activities close by, including museums, wineries, etc. so this is a good place to stay! We camped at Yakima Sportsman State Park in a Travel Trailer.

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motorgo

Review Count: 12
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: September, 2010 - $28.00
Overall Rating:      

This is a great state park to stay in. We have a small motorhome and two dogs and really enjoyed our stay. It is very neat and has nice hiking trails and a very nice atmosphere. The park is well run and very neat. At night, only a hint of traffic noise can be heard in the distance, yet this park is located conveniently. We camped at Yakima Sportsman State Park in a Motorhome.

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suegee

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

Date of Stay: August, 2008 - $33.00
Overall Rating:      

Owners told us that the park had been bought by the government and will be closing soon. Park to be dismantled, levee lowered and land returned to the Yakima River. Park had both campers and long term residents. Dusty/gravel roads. OK for short term stay. We camped at Yakima Sportsman State Park in a Motorhome.

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sierramom

Review Count: 150
States Visited: 43
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: May, 2008 - $27.00
Overall Rating:      

After staying at the superior Wallowa Lake State Park in Oregon the previous night, we were somewhat disappointed by Yakima Sportsmen. It's nice, but it costs more and you get less. The park offers volleyball courts and horseshoes and lots of greenspace for games. It's very popular with large parties. Cottonwoods line the roads. There are hiking trails, fishing in a pond (for kids) and in the Yakima River, which you can hear from the campsites. Each site has a picnic table and fire ring, and wood is for sale for $5 a box (you haul). The bathrooms were as clean as can be expected in a state park but have no hot water in the sinks. You have to buy tokens to use the showers, which cost 50 cents for every three minutes. On the first night, quiet hours were not enforced, and we heard people yelling well into the night. The second night was very quiet, however. The sites are cheaper if you don't use the online reservation service (which has a fee) and if you are a state resident. We camped at Yakima Sportsman State Park in a Motorhome.

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rehless

Review Count: 11
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: May, 2008 - $13.00
Overall Rating:      

Go here once or twice each summer/fall. Quiet. roomy enough. Clean. Rate reflects senior limited income pass. We camped at Yakima Sportsman State Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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Let'sGoCamping

Review Count: 4
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: June, 2007 - $29.00
Overall Rating:      

This huge park has a limited number of sites(make reservations early), but vast amounts of grassy, treed, well maintained areas for play, exercise, group functions, or family barbeques. A perfect base for a wine-tasting week-end. We camped at Yakima Sportsman State Park in a Truck Camper.

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Adondo

Review Count: 7
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: April, 2007 - $20.00
Overall Rating:      

For an RV park so close to town, you tend to forget it’s there. There’s a nice paved nature trail on the North end. (albeit a short one). A longer and more wild trail is to the South end, and somewhat follows the Yakima River. The RV sites are a bit close together, and maneuvering a large 40’ motorhome is somewhat challenging. The campsites are spread out between sections. The bathrooms are always nice and clean. The park has a lot of open grassy areas to walk around in, and are well maintained. There’s a large flock of ducks and geese to feed, and they’re tame enough to stand right at your feet as they squawk for handouts. We camped at Yakima Sportsman State Park in a Motorhome.

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