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Review Count: 66
States Visited: 10
Helpful Reviews: 21

Lake of the Springs RV Resort, Oregon House, California

Date of Stay: March, 2014 - $5.00
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Lake of the Springs Thousand Trails is a lovely park! Although we stayed here during a week of rain, the asphalt roads and 50 amp ($5 a night), sprawling clubhouse and clean laundry facilities helped us to endure nicely. After the storms passed, we discovered beautiful hiking trails, fishing opportunities and stunning views throughout the park for an additional 10 nights. We stayed in "X" section but checked out all of the other loops which appeared to be just as peaceful. Note that the internet is only available on the top of the hill in "D" loop. Friendly staff and quiet evenings also contributed to a enjoyable stay. I imagine this park is a zoo during the summer months with so many water sport options, a playground, tennis courts, baseball diamond, miniature golf course and other fun activities! We stayed here with two dogs. We camped at Lake of the Springs RV Resort in a Fifth Wheel.

Review Count: 66
States Visited: 10
Helpful Reviews: 21

Eagle View RV Resort, Fort Mcdowell, Arizona

Date of Stay: November, 2013 - $39.00
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When I made my reservation to stay at Fort McDowell RV park I was told that I could have a river front site. Sure, my site backs up to a river, but I can't see it or hear it. I was also informed that I could fish on the river. After reading the instructions for the campground, I learned that there is no fishing in the river as it is on Indian reservation grounds. The term "pet friendly", I would have to use very loosely here. Yes, there is fenced area, but it is peppered with sand burs and goat-heads. The park is very clean, quiet and patrolled by friendly security. The 50 amp sites that are along "the river" are the most private, although the entire campground is just a large, asphalt parking lot. The public restrooms, pool, recreation area and gym are all well cared for. The staff was friendly and helpful with knowledge of the surrounding area and casino. The park fills up quickly in the winter time for prime sites, but during our mid November stay, there were many openings available in the 30 amp section. We stayed here for a few nights. We camped at Eagle View RV Resort in a Fifth Wheel.

Review Count: 66
States Visited: 10
Helpful Reviews: 21

Los Suenos de Santa Fe RV Park, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Date of Stay: October, 2013 - $33.00
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No RV park in all of Santa Fe, NM would I consider to be "fancy" or "high-end". When you visit here, you come for the food and the art. We have visited all of the RV parks here in the area and Los Suenos works for us simply because the staff is fantastic. The park is plain-Jane and the sites are all on loose gravel. There are many sites for all size RV's and many pull-thoughs to choose from. Both the men's and the women's restrooms are always clean and stocked. Both have showers and small laundry facilities- $1.25 to wash and $1.00 to dry for 60 minutes! There are no frills here, but the reason we really enjoy this location is because the park backs up to the river-bottom where you can let your dog run free for miles or easily access the paved bike path that will take you all the way into downtown. If I am going to pay for a plain RV park, I expect a very helpful and courteous staff with clean facilities. We camped here in our 37ft. 5th wheel in a 50amp, back-in site for the 4th time in 2 years. We look forward to our return. All the sites facing west have a super view of the sunset and all sites are far enough off the main drag of Cerrillos Blvd. that there is zero road noise at night - a little luxury you won't find anywhere else around. We camped at Los Suenos de Santa Fe RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

Review Count: 66
States Visited: 10
Helpful Reviews: 21

Navajo Lake State Park, Pine Main Campground, Navajo Dam, New Mexico

Date of Stay: October, 2013 - $14.00
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A beautiful location for a state park. Navajo Dam is frequently used for boaters and anglers and close to the famed San Juan River. The park is relatively clean and the hosts were helpful. The RV sites are not level and are situated on everything from asphalt, dirt, large gravel and golf-ball sizes river rocks. Some sites have shade and others are very exposed. We stayed in a walk-up site that has a great view and electric/water hook ups. The walking "trails" around the park are unmaintained and very rocky. We were disappointed that the sites we not well groomed, yet the price for electric and water is hard to beat. A good place to stop for a short stay. We camped at Navajo Lake State Park, Pine Main Campground in a Fifth Wheel.

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Review Count: 66
States Visited: 10
Helpful Reviews: 21

Alpen Rose RV Park, Durango, Colorado

Date of Stay: October, 2013 - $39.00
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With a courteous staff and excellent location to town, Alpen Rose RV Park offers many options for quality RV camping. All sites are on gravel and somewhat close together. Clean laundry, pool area, and grass recreation volleyball courts help you feel at home. The fully fenced, off leash pet area is nearly one acre large!. The park offers a pet walking service in case you are wanting to take the Steam Train into Silverton for the day. We camped in the 30 amp section in a 37 ft rig, and although the site was very, very tight, two helpful staff employees offered eyes on the ground assistance. A beautiful park that we would happily camp at again when in the Durango area! We camped at Alpen Rose RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

Review Count: 66
States Visited: 10
Helpful Reviews: 21

United Campground of Durango, Durango, Colorado

Date of Stay: September, 2013 - $38.00
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This park is closer to town than most of the other parks in the area. The free trolly picks up and drops off out front of the campground which is a nice plus, especially for those without a car. However, the tight, unlevel sites makes for a challenging set up. Additionally, the noisy steam train literally runs directly behind the last row of RV sites and in front of the tent sites make for a disturbing experience early in the morning and again in the afternoon. There is not a pet walk or off leash area. The staff was friendly and the laundry facility worked well. We stayed 1 night and moved up the road to another park. We camped at United Campground of Durango in a Fifth Wheel.

Review Count: 66
States Visited: 10
Helpful Reviews: 21

Ridgway State Park, Ridgway, Colorado

Date of Stay: September, 2013 - $26.00
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Can I give this park a "11" rating?! No matter what time frame you have when making reservations to visit here, plan to stay at least 2 weeks as the opportunities for incredible activities abound in and around this top-notch facility. Each site is level, on concrete, and many loops offer full hook-ups. All sites are well groomed and spaced out for real privacy. Beautiful views of the river and surrounding mountains are all around you. A birder's and fisherman's paradise with direst access to the revisor for boating and swimming. There are several sections of Ridgway State Park and many loops/locations options to choose from. Wonderful groomed trails, several large public pavilions, a playground, showers, a clean laundry facility and helpful, knowledgeable staff combine to help you feel at home. This park is located between Montrose and Ridgway and we loved it so much, we became Colorado State Park Camp hosts! We stayed here in a 37 ft 5th wheel with two dogs. We camped at Ridgway State Park in a Fifth Wheel.

Review Count: 66
States Visited: 10
Helpful Reviews: 21

4J+1+1 RV Park & Campground, Ouray, Colorado

Date of Stay: September, 2013 - $40.00
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This is the best RV park the area within walking distance to downtown and close proximity to the hot springs. Pet friendly. Spotless restrooms, and super friendly staff make for icing on the cake to the beautiful views of the river. Sites are level and on gravel- a small park but well laid out and can accommodate a big RV. We camped here in a 37" RV and would recommend this location to any fellow RVer wanting to stay in Ouray. We camped at 4J+1+1 RV Park & Campground in a Fifth Wheel.

Review Count: 66
States Visited: 10
Helpful Reviews: 21

Crested Butte RV Resort, Crested Butte, Colorado

Date of Stay: August, 2013 - $60.00
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Throughout our entire week stay we found the owners/staff to be genuine and true both in their customer service, character, and attention to details that make for a very pleasant place to vacation. This tidy, peaceful and pet friendly RV park is located just 2 miles from town, and the bike path begins across the street. Spotless, private restrooms and a unique shower situation go a long way to help save the holding tanks as there is no sewer as the park located within a flood plane. There is a weekly honey dipper, so no matter what, you can camp here with ease and enjoy the sounds of the river or watch the clouds billow overhead. Private waters to fish are literally right out the back! There is a nice off leash dog area where the pups can also take a swim. A horseshoe pit, and a shaded BBQ area with brand new tables and beautiful views are sure to meet anyone's approval. We had no problems backing into our extra-large, perfectly landscaped site. We can't wait to return again next year!! We camped at Crested Butte RV Resort in a Fifth Wheel.

Review Count: 66
States Visited: 10
Helpful Reviews: 21

Mueller State Park, Divide, Colorado

Date of Stay: July, 2013 - $22.00
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Amazing views, friendly staff, and pristine hiking/biking trails await you at this fine CO State Park. Every site was wide, paved and shaded. We appreciated the very nice laundry facility and restrooms. Many of the water spigots were out of order for repairs during our entire 12 day visit, and this caused a bit of a issue for us to access water. However, we were told by the staff that we could move to a site that had better access to a spigot if we wanted to do so. 100% of the trails are totally off limits to dogs, a fact we wish we would have known prior to making our reservation. Also, the only fishing available at the park is from small, un-stocked ponds, but world class trout fishing is nearby. This being said, Mueller State Park, like so many other parks in CO is truly a not-to-miss adventure. We camped at Mueller State Park in a Fifth Wheel.

Review Count: 66
States Visited: 10
Helpful Reviews: 21

Whitestar Campground, Leadville, Colorado

Date of Stay: July, 2013 - $8.00
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The GPS states that White Star Campground is in the town of Granite, CO, just 15 miles south of Leadville. And what a hidden gem of a place to behold! Well spaced sites on level, gravel pads nestled among pines and Sagebrush. Lovely views of Twin Lakes. There are Boat/kayak rental available at the boat ramp and miles of hiking/biking/fishing opportunities to explore. We camped here in the Sage Loop. We camped at Whitestar Campground in a Fifth Wheel.

Review Count: 66
States Visited: 10
Helpful Reviews: 21

Sugar Loafin' RV Campground & Cabins, Leadville, Colorado

Date of Stay: June, 2013 - $30.00
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A helpful and friendly staff combined with a beautiful location make for a pleasant stay in Leadville. Clean bathrooms and laundry facilities, a large off-leash pet walk area, and nightly ice cream social add up to even more camper comforts. Although the sites are a bit small and uneven, Sugarloafin' Campground has our hearts. We look forward to another long-term visit. We camped at Sugar Loafin' RV Campground & Cabins in a Fifth Wheel.

Review Count: 66
States Visited: 10
Helpful Reviews: 21

Heaton Bay/ White River National Forest, Frisco, Colorado

Date of Stay: June, 2013 - $8.00
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360 degree panoramic views of pristine, snow capped mountains nestled along a giant reservoir and level, well spaced campsites make for plum perfect camping. Direct access to the Dillon/Frisco bike path allows you to cycle into any surrounding town or take a day ride up Vail Pass into Leadville and back to Copper Mountain. The classic ski town of Breckenridge is just 5 miles away. Take the free bus and get to all the local attractions or Friday Farmers Markets from this outstanding camping location. Very dog friendly, good area fishing, boating and relaxing are waiting for you here at Heaton Bay. The water/electric is loop C and is a little closer to I-70 so we choose to camp in a dry site as the price is so good, the views are better and we are assured zero freeway noise. But don't worry, even Loop C is beautiful and offers a little more convenience when camping in a RV. We look forward to visiting this lovely area whenever possible. We camped at Heaton Bay/ White River National Forest in a Fifth Wheel.

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Review Count: 66
States Visited: 10
Helpful Reviews: 21

Steamboat Springs KOA, Steamboat Springs, Colorado

Date of Stay: June, 2013 - $45.00
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The price is a bit high, but for the location so near to downtown. Super friendly staff. A clean park and excellent all around camper amenities - it was well worth it for our week long stay in Steamboat Springs. The pool was heated and the Wi-Fi was strong. The cabin with lazy hanging swings, and well-spaced shady tent areas are right along the river and would make a great place to stop in for a quick get away trip! We caught large Rainbows right out of the river behind our 5th wheel site. The full hook up portion is more level, closer to the road and has more traffic noise, so we opted to have water and power only as to enjoy the river ambience. This park has received some negative reviews in the past and was the "old KOA" but has been brought up to date and is under new, wonderful management. Laundry facilities and a general store really make for good hospitality. This is a dog friendly park with strict clean up rules, but we appreciated that! There is a free bus that runs every 20 minutes that comes into the park, in case you don't wish to drive or cycle the three to five miles into town. Every Saturday during the summer months, there is a fantastic farmers market in downtown that is a not-to-miss local event - even this event is dog friendly! The fishing and outdoor activities in this area are vast. This campground was a perfect place for a base camp to see it all, topped off with fresh cut green grass and tall Aspen and Cottonwood shade trees. And our dogs loved to run in the back area off leash! Would happily stay here again. We camped at Steamboat Springs KOA in a Fifth Wheel.

Review Count: 66
States Visited: 10
Helpful Reviews: 21

Pearl Lake State Park, Clark, Colorado

Date of Stay: May, 2013 - $20.00
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Pearl Lake is so beautiful, quiet and entirely surrounded by pine trees. Not many views, but it's still beautiful. The sites are a little small and the road leading in is a bit tight and windy for our 37 ft. Fifth wheel, but we managed. The lake and the surrounding area is so serene. We enjoyed the fishing for Grayling, paddle boarding and the dogs loved to swim in the lake and hike with us, too! Pearl Lake is only five miles away from Steamboat Lake- another hidden gem in the Colorado State Park system. We would camp here again in a second! We camped at Pearl Lake State Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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