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10/2014
rating [ 4/10 ]
This park is a bit off the main highway, and to get there one has to go down fairly narrow streets through a neighborhood. The park itself is part of a complex, that was once a motel, but has been converted into residents for people over 50. The sites were quite difficult to get into with our 40 foot motorhome. These are older sites with antiquated hookups (water next to sewer outlet, for example). Trees prevented access to satellite TV. There are only 30 amp hookups. The rate of $17.40 is the Passport America rate. Given the inconvenient distance from the highway, the difficulty getting into the site, and the the generally unsatisfactory nature of the site, we would definitely not stay here again.
10/2014
rating [ 6/10 ]
This park is a way off the highway on a road going off the highway several miles north of Truth or Consequences, and north of Elephant Butte. The road is paved, but there is a short dirt road leading to the RV Park, going about 1/8 of a mile that is rough. Probably due to recent flood damage and is not adequately repaired yet. The sites were very difficult for us to navigate to get our 40-foot RV and toad into. The water hookup worked, but was inconveniently located, and it took some work to keep water hookup from leaking. This is a site in the desert, but has trees in it, making the setting quite beautiful and striking. We would not stay here again just for an over-night --- too far off the road, and to hard to navigate to get parked. On the other hand, this is a beautiful place to go for a few days R&R. Nice setting and is a pretty place to be.
10/2014
rating [ 8/10 ]
This is a pleasant park, with friendly management. The pull-through sites are reasonably level with conveniently located hook-ups. The sites are gravel, and the RVs are spaced a reasonable distance apart, but not with enough space to deserve a higher rating. This is a nice park, located in the country on the South side of Santa Fe, and close enough for an easy 20-30 min drive to town to see the sights. We would stay here again, but we do think it is bit pricey.
10/2014
rating [ 8/10 ]
A good place to stay overnight or even for a day or two. The rate is the PP rate. Hookups are easy to get to, and all work OK. These are pull through sites, so no need to unhook. Each site is attractively landscaped. We would certainly stay here again when crossing Texas --- good price, easy-in easy-out.
10/2014
rating [ 7/10 ]
This is a good park with all the basic needs for a successful camping stay. The sites are level, all the hookups are functional, and there is a picnic table on each site. Satellite access for TV works well. The view of the surrounding and sheer mountain is terrific. On the negative side, the park is really a large gravel parking lot, and the park itself is not particularly attractive, even though the surrounding view is. We would stay here again, as this is a good jump-off point for all the surrounding activities in Ouray and nearby Silverton. I definitely would rather stay in Ouray than drive my RV up the narrow, winding road to Silverton.
09/2014
rating [ 9/10 ]
A very pleasant campground out in the country. There is a fishing stream near by with catch and release trout fishing, but we can't comment on the fishing, as we do not fish. The drive-through site was level and all the hook-ups work well. The campground is about 6 miles from Antonito, where there is one end of the Chalma narrow gauge railroad. The rate above is that of PP America. We will try to come back again for an extended stay to explore the area, and get in a little hiking and 4-wheeling.
09/2014
rating [ 10/10 ]
First, the rate of $39/ night was one negotiated for a large rally of four-wheelers. This is one of the nicest RV parks in which I have ever stayed. The sites are owned by folks who stay here at times, but rent the sites out, when they are not there. The sites are paved, and quite spacious. They are pleasantly landscaped. The hookups are convenient and modern. We were unable to use the cable and were told it was because of our older TV. We used satellite and were happy with that.
09/2014
rating [ 10/10 ]
This is a terrific park,with level concrete pad and modern full hookups. The park is near the highway,but highway noise is not a problem. There are fishing lakes and walking trails. The beautiful Colorado National Monument is within a convenient driving distance.
08/2014
rating [ 10/10 ]
This is a very nice park, with attractive paved RV sites, nicely spaced. The hookups are convenient and all work well. This park is at a high altitude, so some may have to become used to it to function well. The park is high above Central City, and not within easy walking distance, so one really needs an automobile to get into town to see the sights. The price reflects the weekly rate. We would stay here again.
08/2014
rating [ 8/10 ]
This is a well-managed park. The sites are level easy to get into; all the hookups function well. The WiFi is the best I have ever had in an RV park. Many of the patrons of this park spend the summer here. The park is a convenient distance from town. The rate reflects the weekly rate with a 10% cash discount in the busy season. We would stay here again.
07/2014
rating [ 8/10 ]
This RV park is set out on a hill in Taylor Park. (A "Park" in the West is an area largely devoid of trees.) This location, a significant distance from any sizable town, is at about 10,000 feet and surrounded by even higher mountains. The view of the mountains is stupendous. The positive: great view, friendly management, the utilities all work, nearby fishing, hiking, interesting and challenging trails for ATV's and Jeeps. The negative: poor to almost nonexistent Internet service even when using your own hot-spot, sites on which it is difficult to level. We like this park and enjoy the isolation from civilization. We would not hesitate to return.
07/2014
rating [ 7/10 ]
This is a pretty average campground, but probably one of the best in the Silverton area. The campsites, reasonably level on a gravel bed, are fairly narrow and arranged in a double row, back to back. The utilities all work with no problem. The campground is fairly close to the railroad track, --- only this case it is a bonus --- as one can get a good view of the narrow gauge railroad trains driven by a coal-fired engine carrying sight-seeing passengers to and from Silverton two or three times a day. There are no trains at night! I am a little chafed at the high daily rate, as we were part of a large 4-wheeling rally. When we asked for Good Sam discount, we were told no discounts were given to rally participants --- not what we usually encounter when attending rallies. Still we would stay here again as the RV park is convenient to Silverton, and in a pleasant setting; but we would probably be a little more aggressive in trying to get a reasonable daily rate.
06/2014
rating [ 7/10 ]
This campground has improved considerably because of the manager. She is a cheerful, helpful, and pleasant person to talk to. This is an OK place to stay and is probably the most convenient place for access to Longmont or Boulder. Be aware there is a limit of 14 days a year, which is held to fairly rigorously unless there is an emergency such as a breakdown or a serious health concern. We would stay here again as a good place to stay while visiting families in Boulder.
06/2014
rating [ 9/10 ]
This is a nice park with good level sites, convenient hookups that work, and nicely spaced campsites. The wind does come up and blow every once in a while, but this is characteristic of the Buena Vista area. The campground looks out on a nice view of Mount Princeton. The campground is just a short distance from town, making the stores a convenient distance. Our rate reflects the Passport America rate.
06/2014
rating [ 9/10 ]
A nice park. We stayed on one of the sites paved with asphalt, which required leveling boards. I would prefer the gravel sites, but did not realize what was what until we were settled. The sites are well spaced; nice view of the surrounding mountains. All the hookups worked well and looked as if they had been recently put in. This park is a bit far out of town, which is a disadvantage, but it is quite near Kaiser Mechanical Services, and Tomken Jeep, so this is a good place to stay while getting your Jeep repaired, or modified.
05/2014
rating [ 8/10 ]
We stay at this park every time we visit Moab. The rate of $37 reflects the weekly rate. A monthly stay cost $595 which is about $20 a night, an economical rate for an extended stay at Moab. This is well-run park, that is well-maintained. The sites are adequately spaced together with some trees. The park is 3-4 miles out of town, so it is fairly quiet. Many of the patrons of this park are there for traveling the trails on Jeeps and ATV's. However, there is no problem with vehicles going through camp at excessive speeds or making a lot of noise. We like this park and will stay here again.
04/2014
rating [ 5/10 ]
This low rating applies to big rigs. This campground is just not suitable for our 40 foot RV. While our site was long enough, we were never able to level even with leveling boards. We could not extend our slides to the full extent due to close trees and bushes. This is a BLM campground, without hookups, in a truly gorgeous setting in the plateau overlooking the Southern area of Canyonlands National Park. If you are camping in a travel trailer or Class C motor home the rating would be much higher, and consistent with a nice BLM campground w/o hookups. But if you are in a big rig -- better to go north to Ken's Lake or south to Devils Canyon campground.
04/2014
rating [ 8/10 ]
This is one of our favorite RV parks set in an interesting area of SW Utah. The park, with a nice view of red bluffs, has gravel sites with modern full-service hookups, and a picnic table with each site. The RV's are fairly well spaced. The Wi-Fi service has been improved since we stayed here a year ago. This is a quiet park in a pleasant rural setting. We have stayed several times before and will likely stay here again.
04/2014
rating [ 10/10 ]
This one of the nicest campgrounds we have been in. It has nice pull-through, level paved RV sites and modern hook-ups that all work well. There is a beautiful view of the lake and the cliffs of the valley. The rate reflects the AARP discount.
04/2014
rating [ 8/10 ]
It is hard to rate this campground, because other than a good level campsites with a picnic table, there are no facilities such as electric, water or dump. However the price is right - free! The campground is situated so one can enter the North entrance of Petrified Wood National Park, tour the park with a RV, pulling a toad, and exit via the South entrance and within less than a mile, boondock at Crystal Forest Gift Shop Campground, at no cost. That can make a pleasant and rewarding day.
04/2014
rating [ 8/10 ]
This is an excellent RV park for an overnight stay,while travelling I-40. There are many drive-through sites. The hook-ups all work properly and are easily accessible. The gravel sites are level. The rate reflects the Passport America rate for 30-amp electricity.
04/2014
rating [ 7/10 ]
This campground is situated in a large, pleasant park. The sites are close together, but in all works out. We stay here periodically when visiting folks in the Round Rock-Pflugerville area. I have graded the park as a 7 this time because nearby trains made sufficient noise to interfere a bit with sleep. We will certainly stay here again when visiting the area.
04/2014
rating [ 6/10 ]
The rate of $21.50 is the Escapee club rate. The park looks a little run-down in appearance, but once situated, everything works ok. We arrived late in the day without a reservation, so the park looked nearly full. We were given a drive-through site that was quite tight. The park is quite tight and we had to drive around a bit to get headed the right way. This is an OK-place for an overnight stay and we would stay again.
04/2014
rating [ 9/10 ]
The daily rate for this park is $20, but there is a daily entrance fee of $7/person, so for us the daily rate was actually $34. This is a beautiful park, with wide, wide spacing between RV sites. The sites are paved, wide enough to accommodate an RV and a car, and are reasonably level. Water and 30 amp hook-ups are available. There is lots to do including hikes, and an observatory open on weekends. The big attraction is alligators present in the numerous ponds in the park. The negatives: Of course there are no sewer hook-up, but what do you expect in a beautiful state park? The 30 amp service is "iffy" and we blew the circuit breakers several times. Verizon voice and data connection was very poor -- constantly dropping calls. Satellite connection is blocked at many sites because of trees. We would stay here again, and in fact wished we could have stayed longer on this trip.
04/2014
rating [ 8/10 ]
We arrived late without a reservation. The park was nearly full, so we were given a spot on the "back 40", which we had to back in. The road to the site was narrow with very tight turns. Our guide was very patient and helped us navigate with no problem. The sites were paved, level, and with plenty of room for a parked car. All the hookups worked OK. We would stay here again. I give all the details about access to our site, because we stayed here a couple of years ago and i rated it a 10. Then (a couple of years ago) we called ahead, and had a pull-through site near the front of the park, which was easy to drive to, with no tight turns. So for a more pleasant stay, call ahead and get a pull-through site. Our rate of $17.50 was Passport America rate.
04/2014
rating [ 8/10 ]
The rate is Passport America. This is a nice park with well-spaced RV sites. The sites are on grass, so we used leveling boards to insure no problems. The hook-ups are in good shape looking as if they are fairly new. IIn much better shape than seen in most RV parks. This is an attractive park, and we would surely stay here again.
01/2014
rating [ 7/10 ]
This is one of the better places to stay in this area, where several of the parks leave something to be desired. The sites are paved, level, and it was easy to get into with out 40-foot RV. There is ample room between the RV's. As stated by other reviewers, this is a no-frills park, but more than adequate for a several-day stay in the area. Office closes at 5:00 pm. So call ahead for reservations and instructions on how to get through the gate after hours. The $30-rate reflects a 10% Good Sam discount.
11/2013
rating [ 7/10 ]
As I recall, there are 5 sites with full hookups at $20 a night and 3 sites for dry-docking at $10 a night. This area is just across the street from the Tiffin Service area and RV Park. The Tiffin Park, a fist come-first served park is frequently overflowed with a waiting list, so the Detail Depot is an alternative, which also takes reservations. We had a little trouble leveling at Detail Depot. The management is friendly and helpful. They will provide 110 service so you can avoid running your generator. This is an OK place to stay, while awaiting service at Tiffin. It is less dusty, but you may feel a little out of the swing of things (waiting with others to get Tiffin service).
11/2013
rating [ 7/10 ]
The previous reviews are accurate, and little has changed at the Service Area over the years. It is a waiting area for RV service, with full hook-ups that work well. There is a pad for washing RV's The major complaint from everyone, and has been a problem for at least the last ten years, is the dust. The traffic of the RV's in and out of the service bays every day raises dust that will eventually coat your freshly washed RV. Still I have stayed at this park for every year getting yearly service at Tiffin, and without doubt will return again.
11/2013
rating [ 5/10 ]
This is essentially a field on a gently sloping hill with RV hookups on the perimeter. The water and the electric hookups work fine, There is no sewer hookup. It is extremely difficult to level; leveling boards were required. All the sites are back-in, but since there were few customers, we were told to just park sideways next to several sites --- thus we had a drive-through site! The area is rural and pleasant, but it is really just a not-very-level field with hook-ups. The park is a little difficult to find. If you go pass Jennifer Road (missing the turn), you can turn around at a church on the right, about a quarter of a mile up the road. The $16 was the PP rate. We will not stay here again.
10/2013
rating [ 10/10 ]
This is a beautiful State Park -- paved campsites with with modern hookups. The campsites are fairly well spaced in a grassy area. We found the price for full hookups a little expensive, and there is an additional $7 onetime entry fee. However, the campground is 25-30 miles from Louisville, KY, where there are limited number of pleasant campsites. The pads were only long enough for our 40-foot RV, so we had to park the toad on the lawn beside the RV. That worked out OK, and seems to be permitted by the rules. We would stay here again if we return to visit Louisville.
10/2013
rating [ 6/10 ]
This is an older park in some disrepair, but according to the host the state is trying to fix it up. The restrooms are modern and OK. The sites are narrow, and although we leveled, our front wheels were off the ground. The pads were narrow, in the trees, so no satellite TV. The roads through the campground were very rough and narrow and difficult to navigate -- so narrow that we damaged our RV, although in part that was due to driver error. The dump site was antiquated and the rinse hose was on the opposite side of the RV from the sewer opening. All the negative comments aside, this park is in a beautiful and rustic setting. The campground is a popular one, and we had a somewhat limited choice of sites in the middle of the week, due to reservation, so if you go here without reservations, arrive early.
09/2013
rating [ 9/10 ]
We stayed in this park a year and a half ago, and the new owners have certainly changed the overall appearance of the park. Gone are the dilapidated rigs of the former permanent residents. The hookups are modern and all work. This is a rural park in a pleasant setting. The friendly and helpful owner-operators boast the rating to a 9. CAUTION: make a telephone call ahead --- this park seems to fill up early. The $12 rate reflect that of Passport America.
09/2013
rating [ 3/10 ]
The good: Price, $11.00/night with Passport America Sites are level The bad: No water or sewer hookup at our site. Well, there was a sewer hookup, but my next door neighbor had hooked up to it with what looked like a semi-permanent arrangement. Electrical hookup was on a high pole in front of RV, requiring some back and forth to reach. It was only 50 amp, no 30 amp so 30 amp extension cord could not be used. Narrow, slide out inches from electric pole mentioned above, and on other side slide out brushing a sapling , planted , I suppose in a failed attempt at landscaping. Generally unattractive, and poorly kept up. We would not stay here again, even though all nearby parks are several times more costly
09/2013
rating [ 10/10 ]
The rate above, reflects the monthly rate. This is very nice park with an exceedingly friendly staff. The sites are level, with lots of room between the sites. The area we were in was nicely landscaped. The hookups are modern and all work well. There are two laundries with modern washers and dryers. There is a good restaurant across the street, but otherwise places to eat are somewhat limited. Restaurants, garages for repairs, a grocery store and a Wal-Mart are at nearby town of Truth or Consequences, about a 10 minute drive. This park is a work in progress, as a new clubhouse with a swimming pool is being built.
08/2013
rating [ 9/10 ]
This is one of our favorite places to stay. The only reason we do not give it a 10 is that there are no sewer hookups. This time we camped here on the last days of August -- and it was hot requiring air conditioning throughout the day. I think the rate of $25 refers to the summer rate. This is a nice park in the desert, a rural setting. There is ample room for short walks or lengthy hikes. The RV sites with electric and water are pull-through sites, and are reasonably level. Town (Apache Junction ) is about 7 or 8 miles away.
09/2013
rating [ 10/10 ]
The rate given above reflects the daily rate plus electricity. It was very hot while we were there, so we used a lot of electricity! I think the in-season rate is higher, This is our all-time favorite RV Park. The sites, which are level, with modern, working hook-ups, are thoughtfully laid out over hilly, wooded terrain. This is a rural setting which we like. There are several area of open space near-by, conducive for walking.
08/2013
rating [ 10/10 ]
The rate given above reflects the daily rate plus electricity. It was very hot while we were there, so we used a lot of electricity! This is our all-time favorite RV park. The sites, which are level, with modern, working hook-ups, are thoughtfully laid out over hilly, wooded terrain. This is a rural setting which we like. There are several areas of open space near-by, conducive for walking. The folks here are either full-time RVers, or people retired from full-time traveling, but staying here in their motor homes or fifth wheels. They are a friendly bunch and fun to socialize with.
08/2013
rating [ 9/10 ]
This park is situated several miles from Prescott Valley and it is a 20-25 minute drive to Prescott. The park is in a rural setting. The hookups are modern and work well. The campsites are flat, gravel and quite wide -- about 35 feet. The park was only sparsely filled when we were there, making it seem extra spacious. There are a few semi-permanent residents there, which I gather bothers some RVers, but they (the residents) are friendly and helpful. Our rate, $15, was the Passport America rate. Nice park - we will stay here again when we visit Prescott.
08/2013
rating [ 8/10 ]
This is a nice park with level easily accessible sites. The hookups are all modern and in good working order. This park is in the desert, surrounded by striking mountains -- thus the landscaping is minimal, but there are trees planted that eventually will add some beauty. This is an excellent place to stop on the road bypassing Needles. Our rate was that for Passport America members.
08/2013
rating [ 9/10 ]
This park is filled with permanent residents with only 10-12 empty sites for transient RV's such as us. The homes, which are for the most part modern, are well kept up and landscaped with lots of flowers and shrubs. The park is shady -- the lots are about 18-20 feet wide with space for a driveway, the RV, a small concrete patio and not much else. It is easy to back in the RV. The hook-ups are ok, but there is no cable TV, and we could not get satellite in our site. We paid $35 for two nights --- the Passport America rate. We would certainly stay here again
08/2013
rating [ 10/10 ]
This is one of the nicest RV parks I have been in. The park is in the foothills of Oregon's Coastal range, with many trees about. However, at our campsite, it was clear enough that we could get satellite TV. Our Verizon telephone worked fine, and we could use the hotspot to get Internet service. The campsites are level with full-hookups including sewer service.
08/2013
rating [ 7/10 ]
It is difficult for us to give a fair rating, as we stayed there during the annual Jamboree and Logging Festival. We were looking for a place to stay for the weekend, and the campground hosts kindly provided us with a space to boondock. This is a small city park, with regular space for RV's, which in our case had already been filled. This is a pleasant campground in a small town up in the Coastal Range. It is an OK place for a weekend and would likely be a good place to stay during the week, when there is less activity about.
07/2013
rating [ 10/10 ]
This is a nice park with beautiful landscaping --- lots of shrubs and flowers, with a large lawn in the center of the park with a picnic area, where a Saturday morning breakfast is offered. The sites are asphalt, about 16-18 feet apart; we had no trouble backing our 40-foot RV into it. The park requires all RV's and fifth wheels to use leveling blocks to prevent damage to the asphalt, so be prepared. The only negative was that there is some traffic noise, making at times, conversation outdoors, difficult by hard-of-hearing people. This is not a big problem, but can be an annoyance.
07/2013
rating [ 7/10 ]
Silver Falls State Park is really a destination featuring beautiful hikes and waterfalls; in most cases not a place for an overnight stay. We had great difficulty backing our 40 foot RV into our assigned spot. It was to such a degree that the campground hosts took pity on us and assigned us to an "emergency" site which was extra wide and had 50 amp plus full sewer hook-up. This is a beautiful well kept park. Most sites do not have sewer hookups. Verizon telephone and Wi-Fi service is unavailable. I doubt if satellite TV would be available in most spots. If I were assured my RV would fit, I would come here again.
07/2013
rating [ 6/10 ]
I am rating this campground as a 6 because it is barely passes as appropriate for our 40 foot RV with 4 slides. The sites are quite narrow, so that the slides hit branches when extended. The site was somewhat difficult to back into. However, if one had a shorter RV, especially with only slides on one side, this park would rate much higher. The RV sites are in the forest and the park area is quite striking, indeed making the difficulty in getting into the site worthwhile. The nearby Oregon coast area is beautiful and interesting to visit. There is no sewer hookup, the electric is 30 amps, and water hookup was satisfactory. Since this is in the forest, there is no satellite service. Restroom and showers were clean and well maintained.
07/2013
rating [ 8/10 ]
The nightly rate of $29 was with Escapees discount; we also received a Passport America rate of $17 for the two week nights we stayed there. This RV park situated about an hour north of Portland, OR is well located for an overnight stay if you wish to visit Mount Helens National Monument. The gravel sites are reasonably level, and with a good distance between RV's. The hookups all work with no problem. This is a large rural park in a pleasant setting and the grounds are well maintained. Verizon telephone service is problematic and Verizon Wi-Fi does not work here. The cable service did not work on our older TV.
07/2013
rating [ 8/10 ]
I would normally rate this campground as a 7, but the friendly and accommodating management and the neatness and high level of upkeep and maintenance deserves and upgrade to 8. Upon arrival you are given delicious home-made cookies; if you need a box in order to get cable (newer RV's will not require one, I am told) someone comes and helps you connect it; you are allowed to wash your rig. There is always someone working around during the day --scrubbing and cleaning the public area, watering the flowers and trees, etc. Everyone, staff and customers are very friendly. Yes, there are some older units, they are in a separate area of the park and those folks are very friendly, always say hello and give you a wave when they drive by. As mentioned below --- if the park is full, the RV's are parked tail to tail. The separation from side to side is about what is seen at most parks. When we were there, the park was not crowded so there was ample room around the RV's. We would stay here again if we are in the area and visiting folks in Olympia.
06/2013
rating [ 8/10 ]
This is a very nice state park, with paved, level sites. There are a lot of trees, so one has to pick carefully, if one wants to get satellite TV. Verizon telephone service works well, meaning telephone Wi-Fi can be used for Internet access. A wide beach is within walking distance. Full hook-up facilities have 30 amp service; 50 amp available in facilities with no sewer hook-up. The sewer hook-ups are antiquated -- an elbow with a horizontal place to connect to the sewer line --- a type of hook-up I have never seen before. This is a pleasant park, and we would stay here again without hesitation.
06/2013
rating [ 10/10 ]
This is a wonderful State Campground. The RV sites are paved, level, and long enough to accommodate our 40 foot RV and toad. Most sites are within easy walking distance to the beach. There are less expensive sites without hookups, that are equally spacious. There is one negative: cell phone service, at least with Verizon, is not available at the campsites. We drove several miles to Ilwaco to get E-mail messages. One caveat: The campground is several miles from town on Route 100 Loop. Follow this road going straight out of town, an extention of the main road, following the Loop counter clockwise. Go about three miles, and there will be a fork in the road. Go right, following Route 100 Spur. About a mile you will enter the State park, and there, you will find signs directing you to the campground.
06/2013
rating [ 9/10 ]
This is a nice park. There are paved level sites that easily accomodate our 40 foot rig with plenty of room for the toad. The hookups are conveniently located, are modern, and work well. The park is extremely well maintained. Others have mentioned the airport noise, but we did not find it loud enough to be objectionable. This is a good park to stay in, but there does not seem to be many residents out during the weekday --- probably working, so there is not much chance to visit with others --- not a problem, but not much chance to socialize. We would stay here again.
06/2013
rating [ 9/10 ]
This is a great campground, in a beautiful setting overlooking the Columbia River. There are many trees, well-spaced in lawn. The campsites are level and many of them easily accommodate our 40 foot rig. The utilities are conveniently placed. There are some negatives. There is only 30 amp service available. The trees prevent satellite reception in most sites: although with the beauty of the campground it is easy to forego TV. The campground is a little difficult to find. Go through the rest area near mile post 74 on Westbound I-84. If you are Eastbound, you will have to go past the rest stop a few miles and turnaround to go Westbound. We like this place and will likely return to visit some of the nearby attractions.
06/2013
rating [ 5/10 ]
This is an older park, with transit RV's shoe-horned into narrow sites, Our pull-through site, although level, was barely long enough for 40-foot RV and toad. Many trees, so satellite access for TV was impossible --- no cable available. We had only 30 amp service, but we don't know if 50 amp was available. Although there are many trees, this is not a particularly attractive park. The rate is Good Sam rate. We would not stay here again.
05/2013
rating [ 7/10 ]
This park, apparently is for sale, or has recently been sold. There is no owner or operator present, so one pays and puts the check in a mail slot. The park itself is quite nice, with level sites, attractively surrounded by several trees. The big negative is that the trees prevent getting TV via satellite. There is no cable service. If the owners were here to give some feel of security, and if one could get satellite, this park would deserve a rating of 9 or 10. The $20 nightly rate is the Passport rate, for 50 amp service.
05/2013
rating [ 7/10 ]
This is a bare-bones RV park. There are no facilities such as bathrooms, showers or laundry., but just a basic place to hook up. The sites are level, with a decent amount of space between them. the hook-ups are conveniently located and work with no problems. We had no problem getting satellite. The owner is friendly and helpful. The park has mostly semi-permanent residents and is in a rural setting and in an interesting area.
04/2013
rating [ 8/10 ]
This is a good park, out on the prairie. There is a genial owner. Flat, long, nicely spaced, and easily accessible sites with good hook-ups that all work properly. This is a no-frills park, but entirely adequate for a stay. Quite windy, but that is pretty much what you get on the Texas plains. The rate of $26 is for 30 amps; 50 amps is an additional $2. We would certainly stay here again
04/2013
rating [ 5/10 ]
In Good Sam Travel Guide, this park is named, "Morrilton I40/70 RV Park". The rate of $26 reflects the Good Sam discount plus tax. The good: The park is in a pleasant rural settings, with trees throughout the park. All the utilities worked well. The bad: The sites are not at all level and we were unable to level our 40 foot rig without using leveling boards. The access road to the site is narrow, with trees and stumps offering potential obstacles to challenge your driving prowess. With the leveling problem, there is an additional challenge to line up to get access to the water and sewer hookups, which are about 20 feet apart. As previous reviewers mentioned, the road in, is poorly marked and it is easy to get on connecting side roads that have numerous and deep potholes, so check out carefully to be sure to take the correct access road. The park is adjacent to the Interstate, so there is some road noise, although not enough to keep us awake. We probably would stay here again, if we were tired and needed to stop, but it is a bit of a challenge to get in and get properly hooked up.
12/2012
rating [ 10/10 ]
We stay in this park every winter for several months. We find it one of the nicest parks we have ever been in. The park certainly caters to those planning on an extended stay, so I can understand that campers planning a one or two day stay might feel that the staff is a bit detached or not completely comprehending their particular problems (where to go to eat, where to get gas, etc). However, for us the staff has always been courteous and helpful. The RV Park is situated in a very large County Park with several play grounds, athletic fields, hiking and bike trails. There is a large lake providing boating and fishing and usually a nice breeze on hot days.
04/2013
rating [ 9/10 ]
A wonderful campground out in the country. This is a spacious campground next to a creek . There were not many folks here, so it was a nice rural setting with level campsites, and lots of room to walk and enjoy the area next to the creek. The utilities were in good shape. All worked well and were easy to get to. We had a nice drive-through campsite, that easily accommodated our 40 foot rig. The rate reflected the Passport America rate. We would stay here again.
11/2012
rating [ 7/10 ]
This is a very enjoyable park to stay in. The park is very friendly and it is always nice to visit with neighbors with similar interest in RVing. There a a good social program with games at night, and several dining opportunities during the week. The RV sites are generally well spaced. The park is in a rural setting and there is some wild-life to be seen: sand hill cranes, and an occasional owl or deer. That said, the park is still not perfect. Many of the sites have only 30 amp service. There is no cable TV, and one has to pick his site carefully, to have a clear view for TV satellite. Parking big rigs can be problematic in many of the campsites. The caveat is to scout out the campsite you are assigned, to be sure it will meet your needs. In spite of my negative comments, we enjoy our stays at this Escapee park. Have stayed here many times in the past, and will stay here again.
11/2012
rating [ 9/10 ]
This park has nice flat paved sites for RV's with plenty of room for a toad. There is a picnic bench also on the site. The hook-ups are convenient and everything works well. This is a large park with the RV's lined up in rows, without a lot of landscaping. There is adequate space between the rigs. The only big negative is the noise from the planes landing and taking off from the nearby airport. We use this park as a place to stay when we make periodic visits to the Mayo Clinic. it takes about 30-40 minutes to reach the Clinic from the park. The rate reflects the Mayo Clinic rate. We also got a Passport America rate for a couple of nights for $24/night. If we had come in October, we could have had the Passport rate for a longer period of time. We have stayed here before, and will likely stay here again.
11/2012
rating [ 9/10 ]
This is a nice park; we have stayed here several times in the past, and the park seems upgraded to some extent since we were here last year. There are a number of quite attractive park model homes, in an area formerly used for RV parking. The park is now gated, and the recreational area with a swimming pool looks nice, although we did not use it. As before the sites are level, and easy to get in and out of. All the hook-ups work well. The park is about a half mile from the highway so traffic noise is not a problem . Our $20/night rate was the Passport America rate. We would stay here again.
11/2012
rating [ 7/10 ]
This is a huge park and must be a recreational destination at some time during the year. The evening we were there, there were only five or six other campers, so we all pretty much had the park to ourselves, and had a wide choice of places to park our RV. The rate we paid reflects the Passport America rate. The sites were fine, and the hookups satisfactory. The only negative was that the roads are a bit narrow with lots of trees, making navigation a tad difficult. Still it is an attractive park, and we would stay here again.
10/2012
rating [ 6/10 ]
This is an older park with very narrow streets and RV sites that are very close together. We were fortunate to get one of the few pull-through sites so we did not have to deal with backing in our 40 foot rig. The actual hook-ups all worked OK. There were many old and decrepit RVs and trailers stored nearby, giving the park a rather desperate and unattractive look. There are a number of recreation facilities in the park, which we did not use. Due to the difficulty in navigating the narrow streets with our admittedly long RV, I would avoid staying here in the future.
10/2012
rating [ 10/10 ]
This a an exceedingly nice RV park with paved, level sites and convenient, up-to-date hookups. The RV sites are easy to get in and out of; the park is very quiet. This is a very attractive well-maintained facility. The rate reflects the Passport America rate.
10/2012
rating [ 8/10 ]
This is a small campground in a large park that includes a baseball stadium, hiking trails, and a variety of athletic fields. The RV sites are on gravel and are reasonably level. The park is very nice, and gives the RV park a rural setting. The actual RV sites are spaced fairly close together. This park is reasonably priced and is convenient to the nearby Round Rock-Pflugerville area, and not too far from Austin. We have stayed here before and would stay here again. One caveat -- the park does not take reservations, so call ahead to see if there is room for you.
10/2012
rating [ 9/10 ]
This is a well maintained park and is very attractive. There are new owners and they are doing a good job. The sites are level, easy to get into and to leave. All the hookups are easy to get to, and all work. A nearby railroad result in some train noise, but the railroad is far enough away that this is only an annoyance, not a huge problem. If not for that, we would rate this park as a 10. We would stay here again, if we are in the area.
10/2012
rating [ 7/10 ]
This is a pleasant RV park,and is very convenient to Interstate 40 for an overnight stay. We have stayed here several times while traveling on the highway. The sites are easy to get in and leave . All the hook-ups work well. The only negative is the noise from a nearby railroad, so while not overwhelming, there was some train noise several times during the night. If not for that I would rate this park as an 8. We would stay here again.
10/2012
rating [ 6/10 ]
This park is convenient to the Southern part of the San Raphael Swell and the Goblin State Park area. The rate we paid reflects a weekly rate negotiated for a rally, and is about half the regular nightly rate. The park is a flat gravel park and is somewhat dusty. The state of the hookups is variable and the park is rather poorly maintained. There are not many suitable RV parks in the area, and this park, while poorly maintained and not particularly attractive, is satisfactory for either an overnight stay or an extended stay to enjoy the area for hiking, touring or four-wheeling.
09/2012
rating [ 8/10 ]
This is an nice rural RV Park, about 8 or 9 miles out of Gunnison, across the road from Blue Mesa Lake. We paid the Passport America rate, with an extra $2/night charge for an extra wide site. We got the wider site so we could socialize with fiends who were also staying in the park. The gravel sites are level, and the hookups all work and are readily accessable. There are trees in the area, making the park attractive, but they are placed so we had no trouble getting satellite access for TV. Telephone service with Verizon was poor. There is a hot spot, near the office where telephone calls can be made. Internet via Verizon MiFi, did not work, and the park wi-fi was very very slow. I found that using that service, I was unable to reach some Internet sites requiring passwords. We would stay at this park again, but the poor telephone and Internet access was very annoying.
08/2012
rating [ 6/10 ]
This RV park in in the middle of Leadville, and is convenient to all of the attractions in Leadville (which is an attractive and interesting old mining town). The park is mostly occupied with working folks. The operators of the park are friendly and helpful. The rate we paid was the Passport America rate. The sites are quite narrow. Our site was facing one way with our neighbor to the right facing the other. That RV was about 3 feet away, when the slide out were extended. On the other hand there was ample room between our RV , on the other side. We had some trouble leveling. The park is not particularly attractive, but this is about the only public RV park in Leadville. In spite of our negative comments, we would stay in this park again if we were in Leadville.
08/2012
rating [ 8/10 ]
This is a nice park, but seems a little pricey. Our rate of $27 was the Passport America rate. The sites are gravel, but they are level. Spacing between RV's is OK, but nothing exceptional. Verizon service is problematic; the park Wi-Fi worked fine for us. The park is open with few trees. This is a rural park, several miles north of town. The view of the hills and mountains is very nice. This is a pleasant park, but seems a little more expensive than other nearby parks, if one does not use Passport America membership.
08/2012
rating [ 7/10 ]
This park caters mostly to full-time residents, with a a dozen sites or so for folks staying in the area for a few days. The rate we paid was for a month's stay; daily rates are higher, as you might expect. Electricity is extra, and we will also get an electric bill some time in the future. The sites are level and there is adequate space between the rigs, and the sites are shaded by trees. We had to adjust our position a bit in order to get satellite TV. The management was friendly, and was helpful in being sure we got our mail and packages from Fed-X. Washing of cars and rigs is allowed. We enjoyed our stay, and would stay here again.
08/2012
rating [ 7/10 ]
The good thing about this park is location. It is near Jackson Lake, and close to the many attractions in Grand Teton Park. The campsites are essentially a wide spot on the side of the road, and not particularly attractive. They are easy to get into, even with our 40 foot rig. For some reason many of the sites had a big mud puddle; in our case right where the leveler would go, requiring a leveling board. While adequate, the sites are hardly private, and since everyone seems to run their generator at the same tome, they are a bit noisy. However, as pointed out, in previous reviews, the National Park is the only game in town and for sure, the National Park is wonderful.
07/2012
rating [ 8/10 ]
We had a hard time finding our way to and around this park, as the directions in Woodall's were inadequate. As stated in another review, going west, drive to the top of the hill and take a left on to Lakeshore Drive. The map from the grocery store did not indicate where the main campground was, so we pulled down by the lake, and boon docked there. The site was lovely, but we had some trouble leveling, and access by the road was tricky for our 40 foot RV. Still the place is unusually beautiful, and we would surely stay here again. The site is close to Independence Rock, an icon and important stopping place for emigrants on the Oregon Trail.
07/2012
rating [ 8/10 ]
This campground is all in the open, near the railroad and the highway. However the road noise is not a problem, and there were no trains during the night. The sites are easy to get into and out of, and are flat so leveling is not a problem. The park seems to be well maintained. This is a good place to stay if you have business in nearby Rapid City. The $19 reflects the Passport America rate.
07/2012
rating [ 6/10 ]
This campground has a variety of sites, some are suitable for 40 foot plus rigs. There is electricity and water but no sewer hookup. Flies are a problem, probably attracted by the horses that seem to be there most of the time on the fairgrounds. Many of the water spigots on the campground leak, apparently poorly maintained. The dump site costs $5 but that does not apply to campers. One must drive out of the campground and then re-enter so It is extremely hard to drive into. We would stay here again if the options to other places were not available, but this place barely passes as being a suitable place to stay.
07/2012
rating [ 10/10 ]
This is a beautiful park, with terrific RV sites with concrete pads and full hookups. There is a lot of space between sites, and in a country setting with lots of trees. There are also sites for boondocking available for $18. A caveat: An annual pass or a daily pass, daily pass costing $9, is required to get into the park. The place where you pay for the daily pass is a mile or so from where one registers for camping. Call ahead to be sure there is room, before you pay the $9, or you may find yourself in a full park, unable to camp overnight, but having already paid an entrance fee.
07/2012
rating [ 9/10 ]
This is a nice park. The sites are well spaced and there are quite a few trees. The cable TV works well. The staff is friendly and helpful. All the hookups work well. This is a somewhat older park with gravel, but level sites. We would stay here again.
06/2012
rating [ 6/10 ]
First the good things about this park: location, location, location. The park is in Valejo, within a 15 minute drive to the ferry where there is free parking and a ferry with a one hour ride to San Francisco. The price we paid reflects the weekly rate, and seemed quite reasonable for RV parks in the San Francisco area. The operators of this park are very helpful. Now for the negative. This is an older park, not particularly attractive, mostly occupied by permanent residents who live in older rigs. The hookups all work, but they are old and antiquated. For example the electrical hookup was on a post about 6 feet off the ground. There are a couple of newer sites, but they were really too short for our 40 foot RV, so we chose a site next to the permanent or semi-permanent residents. We stayed here for 2 weeks, and given its reasonable price and great location, we would stay here again.
07/2012
rating [ 9/10 ]
A very nice park. The sites are flat and easy to get in and easy to get out. All the hookups work and are easily accessable. The staff is friendly and helpful. This park is actually in Ridgway, about 11 miles South of Montrose. We were only here for one night, but this would be a good place for a more extended stay, to visit the sights in the area. This is a Passport America park, hence the reasonable rate.
06/2012
rating [ 7/10 ]
This campground is convenient to I-80. The pool and the clubhouse seem to be well maintained. The actual campground itself seems older and less well maintained. All the hookups work well. The campsites are in a pleasant situation, surrounded by high trees. We had no difficulty getting into our spot with our 40 foot RV and leveled easily. The only big negative was that we could not get TV either with satellite or batwing aerial. Cell phones and Wi-Fi using Verizon, and Verizon MiFi worked well.
06/2012
rating [ 7/10 ]
This is a satisfactory park on Highway 50, for an overnight stay. The drive-through sites were easy to get into and were level. The hookups were accessible and all worked. The sites are a bit close together, but for a one to two day stay, not enough to be objectionable. There is a nearby railroad, and the trains woke us a couple of time.
06/2012
rating [ 9/10 ]
This small campground is hard to rate, as there is a lot of variability between campsites. We stayed in campsite number 10 and it was so nice we stayed longer than we expected. If you come here, plan to arrive early: 9:30-10:30,on a weekday, as there are no reservations and the campground fills up early in the day. There are no hookups. There is a pit toilet that is clean. Our rate reflected a Golden Age Pass, and the rate was reduced because the water had not been turned on. The campground is at about 7,500 feet so it is nice and cool, with lots of trees around. In campsite 10 we had no trouble leveling our 40 foot rig, but some of the other campsites did not look quite as level.
06/2012
rating [ 8/10 ]
This is a good campground for an overnight stay. The $19 rate is a Passport rate. The sites have level concrete pads, and are easy to drive into. The campsites are a little short so that our 40-foot RV with a Jeep toad hung over the front a few feet. However the access road in the front and back is wide enough to accommodate this overhang, so it was really not a problem. This is a well maintained park, and we would stay here again.
05/2012
rating [ 10/10 ]
This is an immaculate campground in the Rockies next to a man-made lake. The volunteer staff are friendly and helpful. The setting is beautiful. The road to the campground is narrow and winding and although manageable, is certainly a drive you will want to take slowly, if you are 40 feet long, as we are, and with a toad. The camping fee mentioned above does not include the Colorado pass required ($7-9/ night or $70/year). We used this campground just for an overnight stay on our way East, but we like it so well we will stay several days on a return trip west.
04/2012
rating [ 9/10 ]
This is a very attractive RV park with very attentive owner-managers who keep a close eye to be sure the park is in tip-top shape. The sites are nicely spaced, with landscaping - a few trees -- not enough to interfere with satellite TV. The Wi-Fi works well. The only negative is that the park is next to busy I-17 so there is some traffic noise at night. We really like this park. We have been here before and will return again. It is very convenient to the tourist sights in Prescott, Cottonwood and Sedona. The overnight stays are subject to Passport discounts, and the weekly and monthly rates are even more reasonable.
04/2012
rating [ 9/10 ]
This is a very nice park set in the middle of a very interesting area in Southeastern Utah. The RV's are nicely spaced. All the hook-ups work and are easy to reach. The sites are easy to drive into and are level. There is a small spring-fed pond nearby with trees, picnic tables. A pleasant place to have an evening's libation or a picnic supper. The managers are conversant on the surrounding area and can give good information on hikes or rides to see nearby ruins of Indian dwellings. We enjoy this park; it is our third visit, and no doubt we will stop here again.
04/2012
rating [ 6/10 ]
This park is not particularly attractive. Although the sites seem adequately spaced, you always have the feeling you are in your neighbor's yard and he is in your's. The gravel road into the sites is narrow. Although we had a pull-through site, we had to drive past and back in. Still, the electric and water work, and although as mentioned on other posts, the sewer connection is far to the rear, we connected OK with a 10 foot extension to our 15 foot sewer hose. The RV park is on a side road (turn west at the stop light ) and we missed the turn. Don't miss the turn or you will have an interesting adventure turning around, without driving a long, long distance to the next town. On the positive side, this is the only RV park in the area and it is perfectly satisfactory as a place to stay during a visit to the area.
05/2012
rating [ 8/10 ]
This is a good campground on the south side of Moab with a friendly staff and adequate facilities. The rate reflects the weekly rate, given to an FMCA 4-wheelers rally. This is also a Passport America Park,with special rates given off-season and sometimes can be negotiated for a night or two in the middle of the busy season. The spacing between the RV's is adequate. Wi-Fi and cable TV are available at no extra cost. Although the roads are gravel, this did not seem to be any problem and there was not an annoying level of dust. We would stay here again and indeed are planning come for a month next year.
05/2012
rating [ 7/10 ]
This state campground has excellent facilities with full hook-ups available. The daily rate does not include the Colorado state park pass that is required ($7-9/night or $70/year). The park is very close to I-25, so there is a lot of traffic noise and the nearby lights of billboards and signs are not attractive. The roads are somewhat dusty. If you wish to fish, the ponds are said to be well stocked. This is an OK place for a night or two, but I would not wish to be here for an extended stay.
04/2012
rating [ 9/10 ]
This is one of our all-time favorite parks. There are a number of sites with water and electrical hook-ups. These sites have level pull-throughs. The only reason we did not give this park a rating of 10 is due to no sewer hook-ups. If you wish to stay in a place with electrical and water hook-ups, it would be a good idea to make reservations ahead. There are also a large number of excellent sites with no water and electrical facilities. Some, but not all, would be a difficult fit for our 40 foot rig. Lost Dutchman State Park is in the desert, in a quiet country setting over-looking Phoenix, and in turn overlooked by the Superstition Mountains. There are several interesting hikes in the park, including one up the mountain, and many other interesting hikes within easy driving distance.
03/2012
rating [ 10/10 ]
The rate reflects that negotiated by the FMCA for a rally. This is a very nice park, that is designed for park model homes, but most of the lots are empty and thus are used by people in RV's. Many of the people are snowbirds wintering in Arizona. The lot are very wide, with a concrete pad next to the parking space. There is a small gym, a library and other facilities for entertainment. This is a nice park for either an overnight or an extended stay, with a lot of excellent nearby hiking and 4-wheel trails.
03/2012
rating [ 7/10 ]
The rate reflects that given to Passport America. This is a rural park, and the sites are somewhat primitive. Nevertheless, we did get in alright, managed to level, and hook-up. The sites are not particularly level, but we did mange with our 40 foot RV. There are lots of trees, so satellite TV is out of the question, but cable TV worked OK. We would stay here again for an overnight stay.
03/2012
rating [ 6/10 ]
This is a campground in transition. The new owners are obviously doing everything they can to upgrade the campground, and in the future it will be a very nice facility. I certainly would stay here again. At the present time, the sites are a little muddy after a big rain. The sewer hook-ups are more than 15 feet from our RV, requiring an extension. A pain if you must hook-up and you are tired. Still as I said, this is a work in progress and the new owners are very nice and working hard to improve the park. The rate is that given to Escapees.
03/2012
rating [ 9/10 ]
The nightly rate reflects the Passport America rate. This is a very attractive park that is well maintained and with friendly management. There is plenty of room between sites and all of the hook-ups are convenient and working.This a is a very good place to stop for an overnight when on a trip on Interstate 40.
03/2012
rating [ 8/10 ]
This is a good park to stay for an overnight stay while on the road. The sites are wide, level, and easy to get into. The utilities are easy to get to and everything works. The occasional trains that run through the night are noisy and may be disturbing to some people. This is a Passport park; hence the reasonable rate.
11/2011
rating [ 9/10 ]
This is a wonderful park, with nice level concrete pads, and all utilities conveniently located. The rate represents that from Passport America, and is a good deal, considering the rates in good RV parks in the Jacksonville area. Airport noise is annoying, particularly around 5 to 7 PM, and is the only reason I would not give this park a 10 rating.
11/2011
rating [ 8/10 ]
This is a nice park for a place to stay for a few nights. The rate represents Passport America rate. The park has grassy sites that are level. All the utilities work well. There is ample space between RV's. Park is well maintained, but there is little landscaping and few trees. There is a nice little trail for a walk in the woods. Have been here before and would stay again.
10/2011
rating [ 8/10 ]
This is a large RV Park that is quite full, apparently with rigs that are here all the time. It is a well kept up, with landscaping and well-cared for. The sites are level and the hook-ups all work. In our particular site, the sewer hook up is toward the front of the RV, requiring a hose extension. The rate is a Passport America rate.
10/2011
rating [ 10/10 ]
This is a great campground in a rural setting, and well worth the five-plus-mile ride from the Interstate to reach it. The campsites have are level concrete pads. The hook-ups are convenient and everything works. There is a nature trail if you want a short walk. The campground is immaculate, making for very pleasant surroundings. The only negative is that the Verizon cell phone service is weak with only "one bar."
10/2011
rating [ 7/10 ]
This is an urban campground, satisfactory for a place to stay while visiting the Northern Richmond area. The utilities all work, the gravel campsites are level, and there is little traffic noise during the night (much quieter than traffic noise in campgrounds by I-95, which is about a mile or so to the East). This is a bare-bones campground, with no laundry, restrooms or showers. The grounds are well kept-up, with the grass mowed. We paid $5 to become a member with the privilege of staying at the Kisno Village Campground for $25/night for up to two weeks a year.
10/2011
rating [ 6/10 ]
The first thing to find this place! Leave I-64 via Exit 169 and drive through Lewisburg on Route 219. South of Lewisburg, route 219 splits into 2 one way roads. This is actually in the town of Fairlea. The fair grounds will be on the left of the southbound road, and the campground on the right, about four-plus miles from the Interstate. The best way to identify the campground is the by the electric pedestals and perhaps one or two RV's camping here. There is a sign, but it is not very prominent. We were here in the Fall, and there was only one other camper staying here. The place is poorly lit, so plan on getting here before dark. The campground is a typical fairground campground: a field with lots of hook-ups close together. The sites are level, but grassy, so leveling blocks would be a good idea. The electrical, water and sewers all work, and in October practically no one was here so there was lots of room. I have no idea if there are showers or restrooms available. Our rate includes a 10% FMCA discount. This was an interesting experience; I would stay here again: but get here before dark!
10/2011
rating [ 10/10 ]
This is a very nice National Forest Campground. We had a site with full hookups. Although the road on the loops are narrow, we had no problem getting our 40' motor home around them and no problem backing into the campsite. We leveled with no problem, and much to our surprise managed to get satellite TV reception in spite of the trees. Campsite is paved, and RV is on concrete pad. Campsites are nicely spaced.
10/2011
rating [ 6/10 ]
In some ways this is an ideal park in which to stay that is convenient to Louisville. The gravel sites are level, the utilities all work, and the park is neat and well kept up. The sites are somewhat narrow, and there is little room for sitting outdoors to enjoy the evening or to barbecue. The management of the park, we found to be unfriendly and not helpful. Their response to telephone queries for reservations and direction bordered on being rude, and in fact the driving directions were erroneous. If you wish to have family or friends visit, this is not the park for you. Guest are suppose to register and pay an extra fee (for what service?), are not supposed to enter the rest room, and the management reserves the right to limit the number of guest to two! True, such rules are difficult to enforce, but this leaves a feeling that you are unwelcome if you are a grandma (like the owner) and want to visit with your children and grandchildren. I doubt if my wife will consent to stay here again, no matter how clean and neat the park is.
10/2011
rating [ 9/10 ]
We stay at this campground every time we stay in the St Louis area. It is a clean and spacious campground with level concrete pads. Some sites have trees; others are relatively clear, allowing satellite TV. The sites have electric (some with 30 amp, others with 30-50 amp). However there are no water or sewer hook-ups; hence our ratting of 9 rather than 10. Reservations are needed for weekends during this fall season, and the reservation require an $8 fee.
10/2011
rating [ 6/10 ]
First, the good: This a a rural park in pleasant surroundings with lots of trees. It is a quiet park. The reasonable $15 rate is a Passport America rate. The gravel pads are firm (no leveling pads needed) and level. Now the bad: The water hook-up did not work and I had to extend a hose to the next site,.The sites were close together, but since there we only one other rig present in out area, we had lots of room. While the trees are nice, satellite reception is impossible. The road to the campground is a dusty gravel road, and your rig and toad, will be covered with dust when you arrive.
10/2011
rating [ 7/10 ]
We paid $16, because we are Passport America members. The park is essentially a parking lot with a number of RV hookups. The entire lot is gravel, and although level, not very attractive. The direction on how to get to the campground in the PP book are confusing, and we got lost trying to get to the campground. A telephone call to the campground resulted in further confusing directions, and we had to unhook, turn around in a driveway and get directions from a local resident to reach the campground. So, upon arrival, we were not "happy campers." Nevertheless, all the hookups work. Nearby feedlots contribute a lot of flies. In summary, this place is OK for an overnight. Probably less suitable for an extended stay.
09/2011
rating [ 10/10 ]
This is a very nice Colorado State campground with full hookups. The electrical service is 30 amps. We have Verizon telephone service and had no problem with it. This is a rural campground with Colorado mountain scenery. The attractions of Ouray and Silverton are within easy driving distance. We have a state pass, but if we did not we would have to pay an additional $7 for a daily entrance fee for one vehicle.
09/2011
rating [ 10/10 ]
This RV park has it all. There are nice level concrete pads, full hook-ups with 30 and 50 amp service, good Wi-Fi connection and cable TV. The sites are nicely landscaped, and the park is very attractive. Our rate was based on an FMCA rate plan for a rally.
08/2011
rating [ 9/10 ]
This park is only for self-contained units. There are no restrooms, showers, laundry or camp store. That said, this is a well-managed park, with level sites, 30 and 50 amp service and full hook-ups - everything works. The camp sites are easy to get into and are well spaced. There is a huge open space in the middle of the park, so they are not trying to make use of every available square foot for RV sites. There is cable TV with a wide choice of stations, including PBS (which is important to us). The park is very quiet. I think earlier posting about workman going to work early in the morning, may no longer be relevant, due to lay-offs and fewer workers staying at the park.
07/2011
rating [ 8/10 ]
This is a beautifully situated RV Park in the small western village of Riverside, with a nearby small village of Encampment, between the Sierra Madre and Snowy Mountain Ranges. This is probably the most pleasant campground I have been in for some time. Wake up early in the morning, and you may see deer and antelope nibbling on some of the decorative bushes. There are a lot of shade trees, making the campground physically attractive. First the positives: the owners and the campground hosts are very friendly and helpful. The campground is well maintained, and kept up The sites are level, and most of them among shade trees. The nearby towns and mountains are interesting and there much to do for those interested in history and outdoor activities. The negatives: The campsites are quite close together, and few of the campsites will accommodate big rigs, although the management makes every attempt to get you in a suitable spot. If you have a big rig, you should be sure to get a reservation. We did not, and showed up tired, but we did get a spot. But we were lucky. The trees are nice, but that means that satellite will not work in most spots. Cable TV is available, but the offered stations is a little brief. No PBS. Verizon does not work in the campground, so Verizon MiFi does not work, Wi-Fi is available but it is not secure, and I had some problems with malware. One has to go out on the highway to get Verizon cell phone service. Still, in spite of my negative comments, we enjoyed our stay, would readily stay at this campground again.
08/2011
rating [ 9/10 ]
This is a very nice state park campground. Electrical sites are available, although not for us, since we did not reserve far enough in advance. The sites are level, and well spaced, so one can reasonably run a generator in the morning or evening, without too much concern about disturbing the neighbors. Verizon cell phones and Verizon Wi-Fi work at the campsites. The dump site is easy to get in to, and easy to use. I give this park a 9, rather than a 10, because full-hookups are not available. A $7 entrance fee, or a yearly pass is required in addition to the camping fee. I believe, greatly reduce fees are available for senior Colorado residents. For most this park will be a destination, not an overnight stop, since the park is some distance north of Steamboat Springs. So I should mention that there is hiking, boating, fishing and 4-wheeling available for outdoor activities.
07/2011
rating [ 8/10 ]
This is a campground just over the Continental Divide, in a fairly remote part of the state. Most of the trees have been removed due to the pine beetle infestation, making the first impression of the campground a bit stark. However, this clearing gives a good chance to observe moose browsing in a bog down the hill behind the campground. There are quite a few recreational opportunities in the surrounding state park, including hiking, 4-wheeling, and geocaching. So this is a park in a area, to get away from the crowds. The campsites are level, and ours had 30 and 50 amp service. There are no showers, and only vault toilets. Potable water is available. The dump station is several miles away and does not have water available to clean-up or to flush tanks. There are hidden costs. There is a $10 fee to reserve over the internet. In addition a $7 fee for daily park use (or $70 for an annual pass) is required. There are special discounts available for Colorado residents, which would reduce the camping fees.
07/2011
rating [ 8/10 ]
We stayed at Glacier Basin campground, paying $10/night with a Golden Age pass. We arrived shortly after 9:00 am on a Sunday morning, without a reservation, and were quickly escorted to a campsite for our 40' rig. At this time I think you can get in Glacier Basin w/o reservations, if you arrive early on days other than Friday and Saturday. It is difficult, but not impossible to get around the campground to your campsite in a big rig. Some going backwards and forwards is necessary, and you may get some scratches from the high overhanging branches. The campsites in the non-reserved sites are nice, with quite a few trees. I only give this campground an 8.0 because of the lack of hookups. You must boondock. And for the difficulty in getting a big rig to the campsite. But this is Rocky Mountain National park, one of the most spectacular of the National Parks, and a place that deals quite successfully with the hoards of visitors.
05/2011
rating [ 9/10 ]
This is a very nice campground in an area without too many good places to stop. (Some of the local Wal-Marts do not allow overnight RV parking.) The campsites are long and level. The campground is in a rural setting in the middle of a large park with swimming, boating, fishing, and other activities available. There are no water or sewage hookups, but 30 and 50 amp electrical hookups are available at each campsite. As with a previous reviewer, the only reason I did not give this campground a rating of 10 was the absence of complete hookups.
05/2011
rating [ 9/10 ]
This is a beautiful BLM campground. There is are no hook-ups (electric, water, sewer) and there is no water or dump station. There are clean pit toilets. Nevertheless this is a pleasant place with level, gravel campsites for boon docking. The view of the valley and the red rock cliffs is outstanding. There are several hiking trails of a mile or so leading from the campground. This is a very nice BLM campground in a beautiful rural setting. There is a nearby lake that offers fishing. The $6 rate reflects the rate charged for holders of the Golden Age pass.
05/2011
rating [ 8/10 ]
This is a reasonably priced park in an area where many of the campgrounds are quite expensive. Most of the sites are well spaced and level. The hookups all work well, and the WiFi works well most of the time, but can be a little tricky at the busy times of day. Cable TV works well too. I was particularly impressed that the staff tries to be accommodating, finding us a spot, when the campground was almost full.
04/2011
rating [ 9/10 ]
This park is well kept up in a beautiful setting in the Ute reservation. There is a mesa to the east, mountains to the west and buttes to the south. The sites are nicely spaced apart. I find only two faults, and those minor. The sites are a little off-level: not so much that leveling was a problem, but enough that I think we were on the edge of having a problem. While the sites were spaced well apart, each graveled parking space was bordered with wood boards. Thus the actually parking space was a bit narrow so that getting situated took a bit of backing and going forward to get our long RV (40 foot) with a long wheel base exactly where we wanted. This is a nice park, where everything works, in a pretty spot and we would stay here again.
04/2011
rating [ 8/10 ]
This is a well-managed campground in a city setting. The campsites are paved, level and well-spaced. The campground is only average in attractiveness, with lots of pavement and gravel and not a great deal of landscaping. The proprietor is helpful, particularly in pointing out the local sights to visit in the Farmington area. Only 30 amp electric is available. Camping rate is $20/night with the 7th night free. I would stay in this campground again.
04/2011
rating [ 10/10 ]
This is a wonderful RV park in Big Bend National Park. The sites are well-spaced apart, with a quiet hour of no generators from 8:00 pm to 8:00 am insuring a quiet evening (although a hot one if air conditioning is needed). A short drive of less than a quarter of a mile takes you to the showers, laundry and Wi-Fi access. It is best to be prepared with a bucket to carry dishwater to the appropriate site at the restrooms,which are reasonably close to all RV sites. A couple of cautions: Be sure you do not set up in the "No Generator" area if you wish to use your generator. Also if you have a large RV (our's is 40 foot.) Carefully scout the roads, before you choose your site, as some of the turns are too sharp for a long wheelbase. You can get where you wish, but it may take a little planning.
04/2011
rating [ 7/10 ]
This is pleasant park in a rural setting, and a very nice place for an overnight stay -- an hour or so from San Antonio. The spot for overnight stays is easy to get into and out of. There is a nice area for walking. I give this a 7 rather than a 9 rating, because the sewer disposal stopped working just as we arrived, and we could not dump. For this same reason the toilets and the showers were not functional. I believe the owners were in the process of repairing this when we left. The non-functional sewer system had little effect on us, but might be a considerable inconvenience to some.
04/2011
rating [ 4/10 ]
This is a very unattractive park, and with permanent residents living in older, poorly maintained trailers. There is brush and material piled along the borders, and just a generally unkempt appearance of the whole facility. On the other hand, the park is is easy to get into, and the water, electric and sewer hook-ups work, so as a place for an overnight stay it works.
04/2011
rating [ 10/10 ]
This is a wonderful park. There are level concrete pads in drive-through sites with good connections for electricity, water and sewer. The RV sites are arranged around the fishing ponds. We arrived just for an overnight stay, but would have stayed longer if we had not been pressed for time. Although this park is a bit off the beaten track (about 6 miles from I 10) the park is quiet in a rural setting. This is a Passport park.
03/2011
rating [ 10/10 ]
We stay in this park several months every winter. The monthly rate, with a motor home and 2 cars is $910.88. (The extra car incurs an extra fee). This is a beautiful campground situated in a large park with boating, bike and walking trails. While the park is in the middle of the city, it is large enough to keep you from feeling cramped. There are a couple of downsides. The RV Park is next to a regional airport with small planes and occasional helicopters. These are quite noisy at times, especially on weekends. Fires are only allowed in portable grills or fire pits, except for four or five community fire pits in the park. This is not a good place if you want a campfire every night. Overall this is one of the nicest RV campgrounds, I have been in.
03/2011
rating [ 9/10 ]
This is a very nice park with fairly spacious sites. Although there are some sites with trees at the edge, most of the sites are in an open well-maintained grassy area. The sites are flat, so leveling is no problem. They are very proud of their Wi-Fi, which is free, and the reception was excellent. Water, electrical, TV cable and sewer connection are in good shape, and there are no problems. This is a Passport America park, and a good place for an overnight visit if you are on the road.
11/2010
rating [ 10/10 ]
This is a wonderful Corp of Engineers Park. It is situated by the canal that connects St Lucie with Lake Okeechobee. One can watch the traffic, mostly pleasure boats, pass through the locks. The campsites are level and are paved. There is a table with a covered shelter and a fire pit with each campsite. There is a near by walking path through the tree that goes about one-half mile along the river. The campground is well cared for. The staff checks each site and cleans it up if needed after each party leaves. This camping spot is a real bargain for Seniors with a Golden Eagle Pass.
09/2010
rating [ 7/10 ]
This is a great park for a reasonable place to stay overnight between Denver and Saint Louis. The park was not busy when we were there, so a pull-thru with our 40-foot motor home was easily accomplished. The space was wide and pleasant. The park is close to the highway, and that is a bit noisy. There is a considerable amount of unsightly junk piled up by nearby sheds, and that was there when we stayed there two years ago. Still for the price, the convenient location, and the fact that all the hook-ups worked fine, this is a good park, and I will stay here again.
09/2010
rating [ 7/10 ]
This was a nice park for us for an overnight stay. We found the space a little difficult to get into with our 40 foot motorhome which has a wide steering ratio, so we received a few scratches from the trees on each side of the coach: hence a 7 rating rather than an 8. We did have a nice drive-through site and all the hook-ups worked fine. This is an attractive park, quiet, a bit pricey, though, even with the Good Sam discount.
04/2010
rating [ 8/10 ]
This is an interesting RV park which is reasonably priced, and very convenient to the Pflugerville-Round Rock area. The park is fairly close to the baseball stadium, and if you wish to see the final innings of a minor league game for nothing. Walk over around 9:30 in the evening and catch the late innings. The actual area where RV's are parked is an open space, largely unshaded, on gravel, and not particularly attractive. However the surrounding area is a park, and is attractive. The price, the surrounding park and the convenience to the area are the big pluses to this park. The actual parking area is less attractive and a minus. Hook-ups all worked fine and were no problems.
05/2010
rating [ 5/10 ]
The facilities are OK, the rest rooms are clean, flies can occasionally be a problem. This is one of the few places to stay that is within striking distance of Boulder, and that is the best thing about this RV Park. Although the park is OK, we never find it a particularly attractive place to stay. One plus is that there are some rather nice walking trails to the north of the fairgrounds.
04/2010
rating [ 5/10 ]
This is a very difficult campground to review. It appears to be suffering low maintenance, as the sites and facilities not kept up, nor are they particularly attractive. Electrical connections on about half sites seem non-functional. There is no one in the office; one leaves the money in an envelope. On the other hand, there is plenty of room, and since there are few customers, one can have a spacious site. This is a Passport park (although not listed in the book), so the price is pretty good. We did not use the restrooms, so I have no idea what shape they were in. Bottom line: the price was right and this was quieter and more pleasant than a Wal-Mart parking lot.
05/2010
rating [ 10/10 ]
This park is at the top of Raton Pass, between Raton, NM and Trinidad, CO: a difficult point 250 years ago on the Santa Fe Trail. The surrounding area is beautiful, and the terrific and unusual location is the reason, I am giving this park a rating of 10. That said, there are a couple of negatives. The sites are close together, and you have to turn your RV at just the right time to get into the site without backing. It is not too difficult, but one has to be patient, and drive thoughtfully. Due, I supposed to the remote location, the WiFi connection was somewhat sporadic. The staff was very pleasant, and made every effort to make our stay a pleasant one. I would stay here again , and in fact, would make an extra effort to stay here: the location is just that nice.
05/2010
rating [ 9/10 ]
The $17.15 we paid reflects $2 for 50 amp service, and the 10% Good Sam discount. This a super park for an overnight stay or even a 2-3 day stay to see some of the sights south of Grants. The park is clean, well maintained, everything works, and the sites are easy to get in and out of. The park is not terribly attractive, hence the 9 rating.
05/2010
rating [ 9/10 ]
This is a very nice park, well maintained and well managed. We paid $120 a week, and stayed 3 weeks, 3 days. (This is a Passport park, with reduced rates for short stays.) This park is in the Verde Vally, close to great hiking and four wheeling: beautiful scenery. The park is close to the highway, but highway noise is not troublesome. Although a bit loud if you sit outside, not a problem in your RV at night.
04/2010
rating [ 10/10 ]
This is a gem of a campground, for a one or two night stay. It is a little off the beaten track, which adds to its charm. The campground is in a rural setting, with long pull-through sites. It is a quiet place, in a grove of pecan trees. There was a herd of about fifty deer browsing in the in the field next to our rig.
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