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Review Count: 31
States Visited: 15
Helpful Reviews: 8

Pontchartrain Landing, New Orleans, Louisiana

Date of Stay: October, 2019 - $72.00
Overall Rating:

We spent 4 nights here to visit NoLa's French Quarter. I looked at the map on the site to book our site, and chose a " Deluxe Waterfront" site... we were so disappointed in this.. (see picture of our Deluxe Waterfront view) the map does not show you that you are on the dockside of a marina. Now. That being said.. we had a very good stay. The park is clean, quiet, and safe. The staff were absolutely amazing. We had cocktails one night up in the bar & grill and the waitress worked her tail off.. she was wonderful. They provide a shuttle for $6 round trip to the French Quarter which is great! We chose to Uber over simply because of the timing but definitely a great option. They pick up trash from your site all day long. Our site was gravel, and very level. The road coming into the park has been recently paved and was a easy drive from the freeway. Don't be out off by the area on the way in. It's an old train yard area - but there were no issues at all. We really did enjoy our stay here and would absolutely return. Now that I know what to expect I'll wont be disappointed in our location. All sites look level and the roads are wide enough to navigate big rigs. There were ALOT of big rigs so no problem at all The sites are close together (we heard our neighbors arguing late at night) however there are large Oleander bushes planted between sites so we did have privacy. I so recommend this place, it's very nice and the owners clearly work hard at making it a great spot. We camped at Pontchartrain Landing in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
M1
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Just long enough for my motorhome
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open, Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

Take a swamp tour via Air Boat.. very interesting and a view of the Bayou's you can't get on your own. Obviously this is close to the French Quarter - the park offers a shuttle service to and from with various times for $6/RT. The Pontchartrain Causeway is an interesting drive over to Mandeville. Great places for lunch over there (The Times Grill has a fantastic burger menu!!) This RV Park has a nice bar & grill upstairs.

Review Count: 31
States Visited: 15
Helpful Reviews: 8

Lake Bistineau State Park, Doyline, Louisiana

Date of Stay: October, 2019 - $25.00
Overall Rating:

Unbeknownst to us, the Lake has been drawn down so there was no water in it. That was a bit disappointing but nevertheless this was a true gem. Gorgeous cypress trees, with Spanish Moss filled the area. Lilly pads where the lake would be were in bloom. There were deer everywhere. The sites were spaced somewhat close but almost no other campers were there while we were there. Our site had a dedicated wooden patio. We loved that. Very clean, quiet and beautiful walking trails. Ranger Frank was very kind and helpful. We camped at Lake Bistineau State Park in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
12
Site Surface
Dirt
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Just long enough for my motorhome
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table, Patio
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
No

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady, Covered Forested
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

This is out in the boondocks! An hour from Shreveport. Enjoy the campground trails, flora & fauna.

Review Count: 31
States Visited: 15
Helpful Reviews: 8

Maumelle COE, Little Rock, Arkansas

Date of Stay: October, 2019 - $22.00
Overall Rating:

This park is very spacious, quiet and well maintained. There are sites on the river bank, they are out in a more open area.. plenty of tree's.. and other sites that are back further in the more wooded area. Site was gravel and the picnic table (Stone) was under a covered patio. We also had a fire ring and a dedicated front porch area. It was very level and the roads are easy to navigate. Nice large grassy areas for playing. Great for walking our dog. We saw two or three playgrounds. Dump station in near exit of park which was very easy to maneuver. Loved this park! We camped at Maumelle COE in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Site Surface
Gravel, Dirt
Site Type
Back in
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table, Patio
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
No

Campground Details

Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

Historic downtown Little Rock was a nice surprise. Very interesting, with slot to see!

Review Count: 31
States Visited: 15
Helpful Reviews: 8

Seven Points Campground COE, Hermitage, Tennessee

Date of Stay: October, 2019 - $22.00
Overall Rating:

This is our new favorite! Such a gorgeous park. The lake is spectacular for boating, paddle sports, swimming and fishing. Our site was very long, and large! The sites are spacious and shaded. We were across the road from the lake, but still with gorgeous views (and oh the sunsets!) next time we want to be on the lake shore line. Site was level and way off the road.. out site was so long we could have fit two RV's! The turns are a bit tight in places, we are 37' and managed it, but be aware of the brow ditches and tight turns .. would be sketchy in the dark. We unhitched and hitched up at the boat launch ramp area .. this time of year and on a week day - no one was launching. Check the map when reserving .. most sites are really spaced apart, occasionally there were a few that were very close to each other. Would be good for buddy camping or family groups. We camped at Seven Points Campground COE in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
18
Site Surface
Asphalt
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Quite a bit longer than my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table, Patio
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
No

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady, Covered Forested
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

Downtown Nashville is just 45 minutes away, moonshine tastings, music city entertainment and all that you'd expect. Belle Meade, is close, and the famous Loveless Cafe.. you can expect a wait, but you can also expect southern hospitality and a great meal! (you can reserve a table online during the week) Also- the lake is entertaining enough on its own. We rented a pontoon boat, explored all the little coves, islands and beaches on this beautiful lake

Review Count: 31
States Visited: 15
Helpful Reviews: 8

Falls Lake SRA / Holly Point Campground, Wake Forest, North Carolina

Date of Stay: October, 2019 - $30.00
Overall Rating:

Loved this beautiful park. Very shaded, wooded sites. Spacious and roomy. We had neighbors on both sides of us but the sites are set in such a way that you don't see your neighbor. We chose a site from the map that as t looked like it was on the shore, but it was too wooded to walk down to it, however the swim beach was just down the road from us. We didn't need to use our awnings - there was ample shade. The lake was like bath water! Very warm and refreshing! We camped at Falls Lake SRA / Holly Point Campground in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Site Number
73
Site Surface
Asphalt, Gravel
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Quite a bit longer than my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
No

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady, Covered Forested
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

There are the usual grocery stores and restaurants very close. If you have the opportunity- Drive the Blue Ridge Parkway.. it's beautiful. The lake is great for paddling, jet skiing, and boating.

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Review Count: 31
States Visited: 15
Helpful Reviews: 8

Beacon Hill Campground (Ages16+), Intercourse, Pennsylvania

Date of Stay: October, 2019 - $48.00
Overall Rating:

This is a nice, small park situated on a hillside in The Amish Country, adjacent to a working farm. Our site was perfect in that we were the first site, directly facing the two lane country road, with no other sites on our front porch side we were able to watch the buggies drive by all day. We watched the cows come in and out of the barn right across the street (we loved this) At night it was noisy due to the Semi's that drove through - it seems this is a main road. That being said, we still really enjoyed our stay. The location was perfect for visiting the area. There are tours, markets, shops, and close to many of the historic covered bridges - we drove to 5 of them. The site itself was not quite level so it took some effort and our jack pads were needed. We had a good experience and would come back if in the area again. Not sure how our experience would have been had we been in a different site, as the sites are pretty close together, as mentioned before we were at the bottom of the hill, with no one in our front porch side - so clear views. We did have a really difficult time removing our sewer cap, it was impossible.. but the owner was promptly there to assist and saved the day! This was a pull through site, but the steep incline made it impossible to stay connected or to connect the Jeep - had to go across the street to the big parking Lot. We camped at Beacon Hill Campground (Ages16+) in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
Bottom of hill
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Interior Roads
Tight Turns
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

There are so many things to see and do. For a great Amish experience take a Buggy ride, there is a fantastic meat market (they have fresh Meats, cheeses, baked goods, candies, etc) called Stoltzfus Meats. It's on the Main Street in Intercourse. Also very close is the town of Bird in Hand. Great dining and shops. Just driving through the gorgeous countryside is an experience all it's own. Google where the covered bridges are, they are truly very special.

Review Count: 31
States Visited: 15
Helpful Reviews: 8

Pemaquid Point Campground, New Harbor, Maine

Date of Stay: October, 2019 - $42.00
Overall Rating:

Small family owned campground. very clean, quiet and well shaded. We loved staying here. The site was a bit unlevel so we spent a few minutes moving in and out. But it worked Out fine. We had sewer at our site .. not all sites do, just ask when you reserve a spot. Beautiful wooded setting. A lot of shade and off the road enough that we didn't hear any noise at night. The sites are configured to give plenty of space bewteen. A bonus was a family of deer that came into the meadow to nibble on apples at dusk every night. We loved it and will definitely return! We camped at Pemaquid Point Campground in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Surface
Dirt
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady, Covered Forested
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

This charming little campground is locates in New Harbor, a tiny little town on the tip of a Finger. Very close to Pemaquid Lighthouse. We loved eating at Shaw's Wharf and also at Pemaquid Lobster Pound. There is a small local grocery store just down the road which carries most things. Boothbay and Camden are about an hour away and always worth visiting.

Review Count: 31
States Visited: 15
Helpful Reviews: 8

Duvall in the Smokies RV Campground, Sevierville, Tennessee

Date of Stay: October, 2019 - $50.00
Overall Rating:

This has been one of two of the best campgrounds we have been to yet, in two years of travel. The park is new, and small - yet the spaces are all level and spaces nicely apart. The owners have created a beautiful and peaceful place to stay. Our site backed up to the Little Pigeon River. Plenty of space to walk our dog, immaculate grounds. Trash gets picked up at your site 3 times a day. Leon greeted us and showed us to our site, guided us to back in and was the friendliest person we'd met all month - That southern hospitality sure was genuine! There is a fun splash pad with showering and misting features. Plenty of seating and such a creative use of water fun! You can rent kayaks and drop in (or bring your own) when the rivers high enough. this park is fantastic and we plan to return soon for several weeks! We camped at Duvall in the Smokies RV Campground in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Site Surface
Asphalt
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table, Patio
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open, Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

Go see the Smokies! Drive the Cades Cove Loop, it's a beautiful historic area. This location is very close to Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge.. both great spots to visit. (Minutes away)

Review Count: 31
States Visited: 15
Helpful Reviews: 8

Assateague Island National Seashore Campground, Berlin, Maryland

Date of Stay: September, 2019 - $33.00
Overall Rating:

This was a fun spot. Campground is spacious. We stayed on the Bayside, in a pull through site overlooking the meadow and the wetlands beyond. There were no sites directly across from our front porch and the horses frequently roamed right into our camp. One morning I went to go outside and there was a beautiful horse standing at my door eating grass. I stayed inside and watched him up close as to not to disturb. We loved staying here with all the horses and deer roaming free. It was an amazing experience. We spent a few days on the beach just relaxing. it was not at all crowded and the beaches were great! It is dry camping so we did run our generator somewhat during the hours posted. We camped at Assateague Island National Seashore Campground in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Site Number
Bayside loop
Site Surface
Asphalt
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Quite a bit longer than my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Sewer Connection
No

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

We drove into Ocean City to see the sites. Stopped at a local spot 45th street Tap House Bar & Grill for crab cakes and a local craft beer. Another day we took a trip over to Chincoteague - same island but on the VA side, the landscape is very different and there is a gorgeous lighthouse worth the hike to see! We had lunch in town. A must see!

Review Count: 31
States Visited: 15
Helpful Reviews: 8

Fishermen's State Park and Campground, Narragansett, Rhode Island

Date of Stay: September, 2019 - $35.00
Overall Rating:

Awesome park! Beautifully maintained with lots of greenery, trees and bushes. Mosquitos were a bit of a problem at times. The roads are all one way and are hilly but the site we had was level. They staggered the sites to provide some privacy. We were in area 2 and there is a LARGE wind turbine in the entry area that woke us up a few times .. but not something I'd lower my review for. There are sites down closer to the bay that had beautiful views. One thing to note: you have to go inside the office to check in (even though there is a booth at the entrance) you must bring in your vehicles registrations, and if you have pets you must bring in their current vaccine record and fill out the online form or you can't check in. So just a heads up to be prepared. We loved this place and will definitely return! We camped at Fishermen's State Park and Campground in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Surface
Asphalt
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Just long enough for my motorhome
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

Newport is about 45 minutes away and worth the drive. Providence was an hour again worth the drive. There is a great little restaurant down in Narragansett harbor (minutes away) called George's. We bought Fresh lobsters from the docks at around 4pm (for $9 per lobster!) and cooked them ourselves. When you head down to the harbor - make a right turn and head over to the fishing boats.. the days fresh catch is for sale there.

Review Count: 31
States Visited: 15
Helpful Reviews: 8

Niagara Falls North / Lewiston KOA, Lewiston, New York

Date of Stay: August, 2019 - $56.00
Overall Rating:

Very nice park, far out of town so very quiet and peaceful but still very close driving distance to all that we wanted to do. Nice pool, grounds for walking the dog, and over all a very good choice. Friendly staff. Our only negative was there was no sewer hook up at our site. None of the sites had them except for the first two or three near the entrance. This was a hassle and we'd like to have known when we booked. They will come to your site for an additional $10 with a mobile sewer dump. We opted not to pay more just for that. Overall we were very happy with this campground and would definitely return in the future. We camped at Niagara Falls North / Lewiston KOA in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
24
Site Surface
Gravel, Dirt
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Just long enough for my motorhome
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
No

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

There are plenty of local stores nearby. The town of Lewiston is really gorgeous. Several nice restaurants, car wash, post office, and groceries. Only about 12 miles to the Falls, and boarder into Canada. Also very nearby is Fort Niagara on the shores of Lake Ontario. Definitely worth seeing!

Review Count: 31
States Visited: 15
Helpful Reviews: 8

American Buffalo Resort, Rapid City, South Dakota

Date of Stay: August, 2019 - $60.00
Overall Rating:

I have mixed feelings about this review, as I myself chooses Campgrounds based mostly entirely on reviews. First the staff here was excellent, very friendly and helpful. However my issue is we paid for a "premium" site, and NOT allowed to choose our site. For our 37' Motorhome they put us in a site that was MAYBE 39' and the water/sewer and power was in the next site over so we had to bother our neighbors to hook up and I hook up. Our car had to disconnect in the driveway and barely fit on the grassy slope. Very disappointed. We drove around and saw many other sites that would have accommodated our rig better. Pretty area, but wouldn't return or recommend We camped at American Buffalo Resort in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
D2
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Just long enough for my motorhome
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade, Mostly Shady
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Not Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

45 minutes to Custer State Park, Wind Cave National Park, and Black Hills National Forest.

Review Count: 31
States Visited: 15
Helpful Reviews: 8

Oakwoods Trails Campground, Austin, Minnesota

Date of Stay: August, 2019 - $40.00
Overall Rating:

We arrived after a long drive, and drove way way way way off the highway, down a dirt road, to this absolute paradise! I can't say enough about how amazing and gorgeous this little tucked away gem is. It is visually beautiful, tucked beacon and soybean fields in a little grove of Oaks. The trees were kept perfectly trimmed and we had no issues with our 37' MH and our tow .. didn't have to detach- but there is plenty of room if you choose to. All we heard was the breeze through the tree's. There are very nice walking trails throughout. The owners are very friendly and work hard to make this an excellent experience! Don't miss out on this slice of heaven - wish we had planned to stay longer! We camped at Oakwoods Trails Campground in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
2
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

There are groceries and the usual shopping area within 5 miles. The SPAM museum is a popular spot!

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Review Count: 31
States Visited: 15
Helpful Reviews: 8

Usery Mountain Regional Park, Mesa, Arizona

Date of Stay: March, 2019 - $35.00
Overall Rating:

This is a beautiful park with many gorgeous views of the surrounding mountains. The sites are spacious and private. There are many beautiful trails for hiking biking and walking. We camped at Usery Mountain Regional Park in a Motorhome.

Site Details

Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

There are plenty of stores for shopping and supplies close by

Review Count: 31
States Visited: 15
Helpful Reviews: 8

Lake Skinner Recreation Area, Winchester, California

Date of Stay: January, 2019 - $40.00
Overall Rating:

We stayed 3 nights. We stayed in section C - but Section B is also very nice. (Didn't go into section A) Just look at the map when booking. Our site was a spacious pull through with FHU. Plenty of room for our 37' RV. There was a 42" near by as well, with plenty of room. We had a view of the rollings hills and surrounding meadows. There was several trails to explore around the lake, as well as places to bike, and walk the dog. We saw a few playground areas and splash pad for kids. There is also a large, beautiful day use area with picnic tables. The lake is nice for small boats and fishing. The only disappointment was that the only kayaks allowed on the lake are the sit IN type. We have Cobra Explorers sit on tops, and those are strictly prohibited. I gave four out of 5 stars because of the kayak rule and the fire ring was full of glass and debris from the previous occupant. While we didn't use it we had to clean it up so our dog wouldn't investigate the debris and glass. Over all we really like this park and will return with friends! We camped at Lake Skinner Recreation Area in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
C367
Site Surface
Dirt
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious, Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
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