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08/2009
rating [ 10/10 ]
What a pleasant surprise this campground was. After miles of flat, hot fields, this was a nice oasis. Very tall trees offer some wonderful shade. We were personally directed by the friendly owner (who gave us two tomatoes) to the longest gravel pull-through site I have ever seen. There is also adequate grassy space between sites. The park is nicely laid out, easy in and out and the trees did not interfere with our slides. Interior roads are in good shape. As previously mentioned, there are places to eat within easy walking. The Wi-Fi was excellent. The above price reflects a discount. this is a clean, quiet place and we would definitely stay here again.
08/2009
rating [ 7/10 ]
This is a pretty nice campground. Gravel interior roads were in good shape. The trees were not tall enough yet to offer any shade, but they didn't interfere with our slides either. Nicely laid out, easy in and out with level, gravel pull-through sites that were barely long enough for our 5th wheel and truck. Site spacing was adequate with grass between. The campground was practically empty when we were there. The bathrooms were exceptionally clean. It's an easy walk to Wall Drug. We didn't use the Wi-Fi or cable TV. The above price reflects a discount. We would stay here again.
08/2009
rating [ 8/10 ]
I found this to be a very nice campground. Owners were very friendly. The interior road looks like it's been newly paved and is in excellent condition. The road is wide which made maneuvering our big rig very easy. There is plenty of room between the grassy sites. Some sites have nice size trees. Our back-in site was very long: plenty of room for our 38' 5th wheel and truck. There are some seasonal campers but their sites, along with the whole campground, was well kept. The Wi-Fi was excellent as was the cable TV. The above price reflects a discount. I would definitely stay here again.
08/2009
rating [ 6/10 ]
This is a fairly nice campground with large trees and a beautiful view of the hills and valley. Fair gravel interior roads and fairly level sites with adequate space between. Our site was a pull-through with water and 15amp electricity. It wasn't long enough to park our truck at our site, but the owner was nice about our parking it at a nearby site. We had no trouble maneuvering our big rig, even with all the trees. Wi-Fi was free but basically useless at our site. The bathrooms were not cleaned while we were there. The campground is located along the main highway that is on a long, steep grade and there was quite a bit of road noise from semi-trucks. I would probably look for somewhere else to stay next time, mainly because of the road noise.
08/2009
rating [ 8/10 ]
Very nice campground. Interior roads are gravel in excellent condition. Some sites are gravel but our pull-through site was a long, grassy one located in a large open field with water and electric hookups. Some extra work to get level because of the ruts in the grass, but not bad. There are large trees scattered around but they did not interfere with maneuvering our big rig. Sites were adequately spaced and separated by the power and water poles and picnic tables. Everything was very well-kept and clean. Nice view of the hills and there is a river on one edge of the park. Excellent Wi-Fi. The owner was very nice. A quiet place with very little road noise. We would stay here again.
08/2009
rating [ 7/10 ]
This is a nice park especially for big rigs, lots of room to maneuver if you have a back-in site like we did. It was laid out a little funny-the pull-through sites seemed to be accessible only if you pulled through one site into another-ok if the one site is open. As previously stated, the entrance road is full of potholes, but the sites themselves were level with quite a bit of space between sites. There are big trees, park is nicely maintained and easy drive to town or to Hyder. The Wifi was slow but available on site and the cable came in clear with about 14 channels. There's very little road noise. There are beautiful mountains just across the street. The owner was friendly and helpful. We would stay here again.
08/2009
rating [ 6/10 ]
This is an old campground but in pretty good shape. The interior roads are gravel and in fair condition and there are level gravel sites with trees between. Our pull-thru site was very long with plenty of room for our big rig, slides and truck and there was nice space between sites. For full hookups (30 amps), I felt their price was extremely reasonable. The bathrooms were old fashioned but clean as was the laundry room, although there were several machines broken. The owner was very friendly and helpful. We would stay here again.
08/2009
rating [ 6/10 ]
If you don't mind dry camping, this is a pretty good place. No hookups but fire pits and free firewood provided. There's a good gravel road into the campground with good gravel interior roads. Some very nice long back-in sites with lots of trees but easy to maneuver our big rig and plenty of room for our slides and to park our truck. There is quite a bit of room between sites. We used this park as a base to visit Skagway, a beautiful hour plus drive. There was one night when several local teens, I assume local because they walked in, sat at an empty site and were pretty noisy until pretty late, although they caused no trouble. You could also hear roosters crowing and dogs barking at all hours when sitting outside. If given the other choices available, we would probably stay here again.
08/2009
rating [ 9/10 ]
This is an extremely clean, well kept park-another one of those campgrounds that shows the owner takes pride in. The owners were friendly and presented us with tasty blueberry muffins when we checked in. The entrance road is gravel and a little steep but in excellent shape. The interior roads are gravel and in very good condition with level gravel sites. There is adequate grassy space between sites but no trees or landscaping. Our back-in site was easy to maneuver into and long enough to park our truck. The view of the mountains is gorgeous and there is a nice walk to a beautiful lake. We had wifi on site, although a little slow, and the water pressure was low. We camped here in a fifth wheel and would definitely stay here again.
08/2009
rating [ 8/10 ]
This is a well maintained, nicely laid out and very clean park. The owners were very friendly and it's obvious they take pride in their campground. The nicely treed park has beautiful views of Kluane Lake. Our pull-through site was plenty long for our big rig with slides and our truck. The interior roads were gravel and in good condition. The sites were also gravel and level. As previously stated, electricity is 15 amps and generated by the campground, although the generator was not overly noisy. There is very little road noise. You do have to take your trash with you-there are no dumpsters. There are no sewer hookups but there is a dump station. The above price is in Canadian dollars. We camped here in a fifth wheel and would stay here again.
08/2009
rating [ 7/10 ]
I thought this was a nice campground. The gravel interior roads were good, gravel sites level and our pull-through was long enough for our big rig and truck. It is heavily treed but getting in and out is still easy and plenty of room for our slides. There is quite a bit of space between sites and they are separated by trees and bushes. Also there were minimum mosquitoes-always nice. It's a short drive to town and there is very little road noise-a nice, quiet place. We would stay here again.
08/2009
rating [ 8/10 ]
A very nice park with beautiful views of the mountains, and an easy walk to the grocery store, harbor or downtown. No trees or landscaping except lots of potted flowers at the office-this is your typical big gravel lot. The entrance is a little tight but once inside the park, the gravel roads are wide and in good condition, sites level and plenty of room to maneuver our big fifth wheel. Also, enough room between the gravel sites so you don't feel crowded. We had a pull-through site with full hookups, excellent wifi, and cable tv with about 40 channels that came in nice and clear. Our site was very long with more than enough room to park the truck in front of the camper. Big, clean laundry room, and you could wash your rig on site for no extra cost. Price is a little steep and reflects a discount, but we would absolutely stay here again.
07/2009
rating [ 9/10 ]
If you don't mind boon docking, this is a great place. It's a large, open gravel area with fairly level sites right on the beach, if you're there early enough. Camping is on a first come/first serve basis. There is plenty of room to maneuver big rigs and there are no lined sites-just pull in, set up and enjoy the beautiful views of the ocean and mountains. This campground is at the base of the Spit so it is a short drive to either the eclectic collection of shops and businesses on the Spit or to the town of Homer. We sat at our campfire and watched eagles and sea otters. I talked to 2 different people who had moved to Mariner from one with electricity but who were crammed together and one who moved here from the nearly empty $80 full hook-up campground-both campgrounds are further down the Spit. There is some road noise but you'll get that at any campground on the Spit. My only complaint is the area in the middle of the gravel lot is full of rough potholes. We would love to return here.
07/2009
rating [ 8/10 ]
We were able to camp at one of the sites that has electric and water-none have sewer. It was not right on the waterfront but we still had a very nice view of Resurrection Bay. All sites are on a gravel parking lot with the sites separated by a painted line and all are back-ins. The site width was generous enough for our big fifth wheel and four slides and we still could park the truck alongside, although it was a little tight. It could be difficult to maneuver when either backing in or leaving depending on how big you are and the rig next to you and/or across from you is. Our site was a little low in front, but most of the others looked pretty level. The interior roads are gravel and in good condition. It's convenient to walk to downtown, Sea Center or to the harbor area. The views are beautiful. There is no wifi and the tv antenna picked up 2 channels. There is a dump station down the road. We would definitely stay here again.
07/2009
rating [ 8/10 ]
This is a good campground to use as a base to see Denali. It's located about 7 miles north of the Denali entrance. The interior roads are gravel and in good shape. Our pull-through site was gravel, level and almost long enough for us to park our truck. It's an easy in and out and there is adequate space between sites that is mainly bushes. No trees and very pretty views of the surrounding hills. The entire campground is well maintained with a friendly and helpful staff. The bathrooms were very clean. Water pressure at our site was a little low. Good Wi-Fi reception and cable TV got about 8 clear channels. We also had no mosquitoes here. We would stay here again.
07/2009
rating [ 8/10 ]
This is a very nice campground. It's off the main highway and about 8 miles to Fairbanks and about 7 miles to North Pole. The interior roads are gravel and well maintained as the whole campground seems to be. Showers and bathrooms are clean and there is no extra charge for using the showers. We had a pull-through site that was plenty long enough for our big rig and easy in and out. There is nice space between sites that is grassy. There are a some trees and the shade was welcome because it was hot while we were here. WiFi was excellent and we also could receive some TV stations by antenna. There was very little road noise. We would absolutely stay here again.
07/2009
rating [ 8/10 ]
This is a very nice campground. Nice long, level, gravel pull-through sites with plenty of space for our big rig. The space between sites is fairly large with trees and grass. The bathrooms and showers were very clean and there is a laundry room also. The interior roads are gravel and in good shape. The whole campground is well maintained and clean. There are quite a few seasonal campers here and most of their sites are nice also. There is some road noise and the WiFi is iffy. The above price reflects a discount. We would definitely stay here again.
07/2009
rating [ 9/10 ]
We really liked this campground. The few spots with electricity were taken so we dry camped. The area where we stayed were all back-ins. Basically the campground is a large gravel area with level back-in sites around the edges so there was plenty of room to maneuver our big rig. There is adequate space between campsites with picnic tables between. The office area also contains a very nice gift shop with a lot of very nice local and Alaskan made things. They also sell coffee and ice cream and there are many containers of flowers outside-looks really nice. The campground is very clean and well maintained. It's a short walk to Chicken. They also have a large dredge on the premises and offer an interesting tour for a nominal fee. The bathrooms are pit toilets but very clean. There is a charge for the showers but we didn't use them. They also offer gold panning for a nominal fee-either at the campground or will take you out to a creek. We would definitely stay here again.
07/2009
rating [ 6/10 ]
This is a convenient campground to the town. It is on top of tailings-I expected gravel but the surface is more of a powdery white dust. We had a back-in site and a big rig but there is plenty of room to manuveur. There is adequate space between sites but nothing really between the sites but dust. There are a few trees scattered around the area. The staff were friendly and helpful. The bathrooms were clean but we didn't use the showers which cost extra and were a little expensive. There is a convenient restaurant next door-an easy walk. We would stay here again.
07/2009
rating [ 7/10 ]
The campground was clean and fairly well maintained. The interior roads are gravel and in good shape. The pull-thru sites are gravel and they are fairly level. There are quite a few trees but not as many in the pull-thru area. The bathrooms and laundry were very clean. The owner was friendly and helpful. There are no sewer hookups but they have a convenient dump station. The pull-thru sites are narrow. It's about a 15 minute drive into town which is not inconvenient and contributes to the peaceful ambiance of this campground. There is some road noise although it's not too bad. There is a restaurant within easy walking distance that has excellent food. The Wi-Fi is excellent and the cable TV has about 3 stations. We would probably stay here again.
07/2009
rating [ 8/10 ]
This was our first Provincial Park and we thought it was very nice. The sites were very large and level and there were plenty of trees and greenery between sites for privacy. All sites are back-in and our 39' fifth wheel went in nicely with plenty of room for the truck. Sites are gravel as are the interior roads, which were in good shape. There are no hookups although there is water available from a hand pump which you are advised to boil. From the color of the water, I wouldn't use it boiled or not. There are pit toilets but no showers. We didn't arrive until late afternoon and had no reservation, but also had no problem getting a site, but they did fill up very shortly after that. It's a pleasant walk to the hot springs which were very nice and I also enjoyed the many wildflowers and ferns growing along the boardwalk. We would definitely stay here again.
07/2009
rating [ 4/10 ]
Maybe this campground would be better if you were not here during or after it rained, because the huge potholes, puddles and mud leave a very bad impression overall. That and the fact that the showers did not work in one building-you had to go to those by the office. Wifi was not working from our site and again, no desire to wade through the mud to go to the office. There were also big mud puddles on our site. We were asked to pull up as far as possible on our site when we checked in-to do so would have put our steps in the middle of a huge puddle. The site next to ours had experienced some kind of problem because it was covered in oil. They did eventually put down some sort of absorbers to soak up the oil. The burned out building is still there. The overall place really needs some major work done in just the basics-gravel, paint, trimmed trees, mow, etc. The one very good thing was the cable tv was excellent.
06/2009
rating [ 7/10 ]
Very well maintained and clean campground. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Easy on and off highway and easy to find. The interior roads are gravel and well maintained. Sites are mainly pull throughs, gravel, level with adequate space between that is mainly bushes and trees. Sites are long enough for our big rig. Bathrooms immaculate. The above price reflects a discount but doesn't show the extra $10 we paid for Wi-Fi service: pretty steep, I think, for 24 hours only. We would probably stay here again.
06/2009
rating [ 6/10 ]
This campground is very convenient to Glacier Park. We had a gravel pull thru with full hookups on a nicely level site that looked like the gravel was newly added and that was barely long enough for our big rig. Spaces between sites are narrow and grassy with very few trees and grass was in need of a mowing. Interior roads are in good shape. The pool was large and there were several playgrounds although we used neither. Bathrooms were clean and the staff was friendly. There was a major problem getting wifi-explanations were not helpful. As we were there several days and the wifi was spotty to nonexistent the entire time, and with the price they were charging, I wasn't happy. We probably would look for another campground before staying there again.
06/2009
rating [ 8/10 ]
Very busy park-we arrived on a weekend with no reservations and had to take an area with no hookups. There was a central area for dumping and for filling up with water and we had to wait in line to get water. Our campsite was large enough for our big rig, fairly level, and had large trees, as did the rest of the campground. Two hours in the morning and two hours in the evening only for using generators. A large elk took a stroll through our campsite. This is a huge campground and although busy, still very quiet and private. Staff was friendly, helpful and efficient. Bathrooms clean. Interior roads were gravel and in pretty good shape but a little narrow. Very convenient for exploring Jasper and surrounding area. We would absolutely stay here again.
06/2009
rating [ 8/10 ]
We enjoyed this campground. Sites are in among large trees with some views of the surrounding mountains. The pull through sites run parallel to the road so easy in and out although because of the placement of hookups, the back of our camper actually faced the road and mountain view. The interior roads are in good shape and plenty wide. Our contact with the staff was minimal. Restrooms were clean. It's location makes it very convenient to explore Banff and surrounding sights. No Wi-Fi and one TV channel. We would definitely stay here again.
06/2009
rating [ 8/10 ]
Nice campground. We had a nice level, gravel pull-through with concrete patio. There is adequate grassy space between sites but with no trees there is a feeling of no privacy. Interior roads are in good shape and wide, easy in and out. Beautiful views of the surrounding mountains. Very convenient to walking to town. There are quite a few deer in the campground and around the residential houses nearby who have little or no fear of people but they were not a problem. It's very convenient also to driving to Waterton Park sights. Clean bathrooms and showers. Friendly staff. We would definitely stay here again.
06/2009
rating [ 8/10 ]
This is a very nice campground. Tall trees, very long pull thrus, level, adequate space between sites. Sites are tiered with mainly trees and shrubs between. Trash cans at each site. Bathrooms older but clean with small showers. No cable tv and were only able to pick up 3 stations with antenna. Wifi was very good and we were not that close to office. Staff was friendly and helpful with info on what to see and do. We were too early for the community campfires and pie. Some road noise. Laundry was expensive. We were here 3 nights and would definitely stay here again.
06/2009
rating [ 8/10 ]
This is a very nice park. Nice view of the beautiful river. There is a grassy area by the river with picnic tables. Lots of big trees. Interior roads are paved. Bathrooms clean. A nominal fee for showers. Pull thru sites are long, level and gravel with adequate space between which is grassy. Only problem is the roads are narrow so maneuvering our big rig was a little tricky with some of the trees and there is slight road noise. Good cable TV and good Wi-Fi. Staff was friendly. Park is close to groceries and Wal-Mart. We would definitely stay here again.
06/2009
rating [ 7/10 ]
We liked this campground. Lots of big trees. Parts of the interior roads were not in the best shape. Our pull thru had water and electric, but no sewer, and the space around it was huge. Sites were level, lots of grass between sites, most shaded. The bathrooms were older but very clean. Price reflects Good Sam discount and nominal fee for cable, which was very good. Wifi available at the camp office, which we did not use. People were very friendly, made us feel welcome-we are not square dancers. We would definitely stay here again.
06/2009
rating [ 4/10 ]
Didn't much like this campground at all. One side of the campground seemed to be for seasonal campers, and some looked like they had been there quite awhile. The other side had fewer trees and was laid out so that the front of your camper faced the river. The sites were grass and gravel and could have used more gravel, especially after rain. We were very close to our neighbors, only a few feet between their slides and ours. There are rabbits everywhere and rabbit poo everywhere-all around our site. After the rain, even handling our water hose created a mess from the poo, not to mention what walking through it did. The bathrooms and laundry room were cleaned ok, there was a nice grassy area by the river with picnic tables, and the cable tv and wifi were excellent. We stayed here in a 5th wheel and I would not stay here again, mainly because of the closeness of the sites and the rabbits.
06/2009
rating [ 6/10 ]
This park was OK. There were no trees, sites were not level, some road noise, bathrooms were not clean. The bath stall doors were not aligned and three of the four would not lock and the fourth would not even close. We didn't use the pool or playground. There was an RV a few sites down from us and there was grass about a foot high all around his camper. Poor TV antenna reception and extra cost for Wi-Fi. However, the staff was friendly, adequate space between sites, the store was well stocked and close to Missouri. Good for an over nighter.
06/2009
rating [ 9/10 ]
We really enjoyed this campground. The owners were very friendly and helpful. Pull thrus were very long and nicely spaced. Lots of big trees and pots of flowers everywhere. The whole place was immaculate and the bathrooms the cleanest I've seen. Obvious that the owners take pride in their campground. Good gravel roads, level sites, grass around sites. Good wifi. Small clean pool and playground area. Little store with some supplies and nice gift area. The only reason I didn't give this a ten is there was some road noise, although not bad, and no cable tv, although we don't watch much tv. We stayed here a week and would definitely stay here again.
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