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Golden Municipal Campground and RV Park

Golden, British Columbia


1411 9th Street South
Golden, British Columbia V0A 1H0
Phone: Click to view

Sites: 72
Recent Rate: $$$$

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Latitude: 51.29711
Longitude: -116.95209

Elevation: 2617' (approx.)
Park Features
  • Pull-thru Sites Pull-thru Sites yes
  • Pets Allowed Pets Allowed yes
  • Big Rig Access Big Rig Access yes
  • Tent Camping Tent Camping yes
  • 55+ Only 55+ Only no
  • Kid Friendly Kid Friendly yes
  • Boondocking Boondocking no
  • Cabins / Cottages / Yurts Cabins / Cottages / Yurts ?
  • Dump Station Dump Station yes
  • Group Camping Group Camping ?
  • Water Spigot Water Spigot ?
Hookups
  • Full Hookup Full Hookup no
  • Electric (50 AMP) Electric (50 AMP) no
  • Electric (30 AMP) Electric (30 AMP) yes
  • Sewer Sewer no
  • Public Phone Public Phone no
  • Water Water yes
  • Cable/Sat. TV Hookup Cable/Sat. TV Hookup no
Connectivity
  • WiFi WiFi yes
  • ATT Cellular Provider ATT
  • Verizon Cellular Provider Verizon
  • Sprint Cellular Provider Sprint
  • T-Mobile Cellular Provider T-Mobile
Amenities
  • Restrooms Restrooms yes
  • Showers Showers yes
  • Laundry Facilities Laundry Facilities yes
  • Camp Store Camp Store yes
  • Pet Area Pet Area ?
  • Propane Available Propane Available ?
  • Cafe / Snack Bar Cafe / Snack Bar ?
  • Clubhouse Clubhouse ?
  • Firewood Available Firewood Available yes
  • Group Kitchen Group Kitchen ?
  • Horse Camp Horse Camp ?
  • Landing Strip Landing Strip ?
  • Picnic Shelter Picnic Shelter ?
  • Restrooms: vault Restrooms: vault ?
Recreation
  • Pool Access Pool Access no
  • Playground Playground ?
  • Recreational Trails Recreational Trails ?
  • Rec Room Rec Room ?
  • Casino Casino ?
  • Fishing Fishing ?
  • Beach Beach ?
  • Biking Biking ?
  • Boating Boating ?
  • Golf Golf ?
  • Gym/Workout Facilities Gym/Workout Facilities ?
  • Horseshoes Horseshoes yes
  • Mini-Golf Mini-Golf ?
  • Outdoor Courts Outdoor Courts ?
  • Pickleball Pickleball ?
  • Water Access Water Access ?

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9 Reviews

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Review Count: 3
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: September, 2018 - $30.00
Overall Rating:

This is our second stay here at Golden Municipal and not much changed in 2 years. We like the location best and it's generally quiet except for the CN rail line across the river. Trains are often and loud but we got used to it. The sites are a little tough to back into with our 40' fifth wheel but can be done. There was nobody parked across from us so that offered extra space. The laundry was not super clean when we went there but the washrooms were spotless. Timing maybe. The view out the back window of the river and the mountains is fabulous. We are here for an Ultra marathon and could walk to central town for the event. There are groceries and pubs close by and a liquor store if you like that. There are shops of every sort downtown only minutes away. We especially enjoyed the bakery and great service at the pet store. We're in site 23 with 30 amp and water. Sani dump at the office/store. We camped at Golden Municipal Campground and RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Long enough for my 5th wheel and truck (I didn't have to disconnect
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

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

White tooth Bistro was amazing for breakfast...twice! Taps Pub has a great assortment of craft beers and the food is good too. The bakery was also a great option for lunch or baked goods to go. The staff at the pet store and the Sobeys were awesome.

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Review Count: 228
States Visited: 34
Helpful Reviews: 38

Date of Stay: July, 2018 - $35.00
Overall Rating:

This is a good city campground. The water was a long way from our site but they provided a hose that reached our hose, so it worked. No sewer (there is a dump station), the electric is 30amp and worked. Lots of trains so if you are sensitive to noise this could be a problem. There are no pull thru sites ours was a large back-in located right next to the office, so there was lots of walking and drive by activity. The upside the wifi worked. The sites vary greatly in size so when making reservations be sure to reserve accordingly, We would stay here again. We camped at Golden Municipal Campground and RV Park in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
1
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

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

It is about an hour drive to Lake Louise. The crowds where overwhelming but we parked and ate at the lodge which was a blessing. Lots to do in the area worth 5-7 days in the area if you can stand the crowds in the summer.

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Review Count: 15
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: July, 2018 - $42.00
Overall Rating:

Called and out site was available so they let us check in early. Lovely spot, right on the river BUT across from the railroad tracks. The trains run 24/7 and every 20 minutes. A real challenge at night. School across the street and the kids wander through the sites. The water spigot was 25 meters away so they provided long hose. Power was good. No sewer so no one's going to spend a long time here. Showers were clean and $1 for 6 minutes. We camped at Golden Municipal Campground and RV Park in a Travel Trailer.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Site Number
2
Site Surface
Dirt, Grass
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Long enough for my travel trailer and tow vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
No

Campground Details

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

Lots of hiking close by, trail through town, waterfalls. Beautiful and scenic area. Will return but not stay here because of the trains.

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Review Count: 181
States Visited: 36
Helpful Reviews: 22

Date of Stay: September, 2017 - $42.00
Overall Rating:

We stayed 1 night in a site on the river. The sites are well used and could use a little TLC. The water and power vary and are not necessarily together. In our case we could not reach the water. Other sites vary from tent sites to pull-through's and configurations can be quite unusual. The river trail is quite nice but others were closed due to bears in the area. We camped at Golden Municipal Campground and RV Park in a Travel Trailer.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
21
Site Surface
Gravel, Dirt
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Just long enough for my travel trailer
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
No

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
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Review Count: 483
States Visited: 47
Helpful Reviews: 138

Date of Stay: July, 2017 - $42.00
Overall Rating:

July 31, Monday Town of Golden Municipal Campground, 70 sites, hookups and no hookups, $42, site 2, WiFi This campground is in the town of Golden, BC between Glacier National Park and Yoho National Park. It is run by the town and located on the river which you can walk to but can't see from your site because of a dike. Railroad tracks are across the river and you can hear the trains but they did not bother us. There are also tent sites in the woods. Many of the sites along the river are narrow and right next to others. It is located in a busy area with a school across the street. Check in was easy and there is a little store at the office. Showers and the laundromat are next to the office and there is a second bathhouse closer to the wood sites. This campground filled up at night especially now being summer time. The washers/dryers/ showers would not accept our quarters and the office didn't have anything to exchange it. This is a convenient town to get gas and food before one heads into Lake Louise. We camped at Golden Municipal Campground and RV Park in a Motorhome.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
2
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
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
No

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
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Review Count: 2
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

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

Sites were a little small but very nice campground!! We camped at Golden Municipal Campground and RV Park in a Travel Trailer.

Value
Clean Restrooms
Service
Clean Showers
Cleanliness

Site Details

Campsite
Site Number
11
Site Surface
Sand
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
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Review Count: 39
States Visited: 14
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: July, 2012 - $32.00
Overall Rating:

This campground is along side the Kicking Horse River and a great walking path. Unfortunately, it is also across the river from trains that seemed to be coming by very frequently. We were able to get WiFi at our site with help from a router booster. Sites are fairly good sized and we had a site by the river. It was a good base for exploring Canadian National Parks. Staff friendly and helpful. We camped at Golden Municipal Campground and RV Park in a Travel Trailer.

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Rib

Review Count: 95
States Visited: 33
Helpful Reviews: 4

Date of Stay: May, 2010 - $30.00
Overall Rating:

The rate is lower due to no sewer hookup and the trains going by very frequently. Was very happy I sleep with earplugs!! Nice park for overnight if you don't mind trains and don't have to dump. Would stay overnight here again. We camped at Golden Municipal Campground and RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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Pim

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

Date of Stay: August, 2009 - $22.00
Overall Rating:

Watch out for the tree overhangs and angles of the trees. We had a good visit. We camped at Golden Municipal Campground and RV Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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