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26 RV Parks near Carnation, Washington
Nov 2018 - $61.00
Really...$61 for this campground? really? I camped here one night to visit some friends and my go-to campground closes Nov 1. I had no other choice. Gravel roads, gravel sites, unkempt site, not particularly level, leaves everywhere. Crappy fire pit stick back in the trees. Not a bad campground for $35, but $61 with tax is absurd. - the5reeds
Sep 2018 - $51.00
Peaceful with gorgeous tall trees. Each site was pretty private. Site a little unlevel, nice picnic table and fire pit although because of fire danger, unable to use. Pool and spa closed as late in the season. The park help extremely nice. Wish we could have stayed longer. A bit of a drive to get there, but close to Snoqualmie Falls. We had satellite reception. This is a thousand trails park, and we are not members, but were welcomed. - Crbus
Aug 2018 - $1.00
Very pretty and quiet RV park in the forest. The sites are spacious and provide a feeling of privacy. There is a pool, sauna, hot tub, tennis, putt-putt golf, pool, and more. No Wifi and no sewer connection. Water quality is excellent at 100 ppm. Too many trees for satellite and too far in the woods for local TV reception - no cable. Regardless, a great park. - The Penguin
Aug 2018 - $34.00
The sites are all alike in the shape of a half circle. The sites are a little tight for a 40" motorcoach. The utilities are placed correctly and work well. There is a dump station about a quarter of a mile down the road which cost $5.00--not included in the camping fee. Overall a busy place which requires a reservation in advance. We camped here in a 40' motorcoach. - illini777
Oct 2017 - $20.00
This is a county park that has spots for RV's and tents. The RV spots are pull throughs with power and water. It is more like a small state park than a county park. Downtown Carnation is a short walk away if you need something. The park is 30-40 minutes away from Seattle and Bellevue, making it a nice quick get away to the country. - Dan C
Oct 2017 - $35.00
I stayed in October on a sunny day. The RV sites are spread out on a large loop surrounding a large open field. The park has walking trails as well as yurts for rent and tent sites. - Dan C
Mar 2016 - $40.00
We were there for a quiet stop but really enjoyed the quiet. Our gravel site was spacious, had some shade, and included a picnic table. - Rvmomma
Jul 2015 - $34.00
Never again! This could be such a nice RV/campground but it's not! Right on river but so overgrown you can't get to it. Bathroom is so dirty my husband would not even think about using them, and he's not very picky. Sites are on top of each other, there is no Wi-Fi , laundry, game room, etc...but yet they charge $34.00 a night. The only thing this park has going for it is location it's about 35 mins from downtown Seattle. But about 15 miles away in Carnation WA, there is a better place. Also lots of live in people with junk every where that ruins a park for me. FYI; there is no sign saying turn here for this RV park and our GPS did not have the turn right, when I told the lady at check-in about this she say's "happens ALL the time!" Not sure if it happens all the time why you would not change it, but... So if you miss the turn you end up in a roundly round or small downtown area. Turn right before the bridge. - laears
Jun 2015 - $31.00
Park is OK for a stay of a week or so. Short supply of parks in the general Seattle area. Entrance road is horrible - really not wide enough for two lanes, so you must go slow. Speed bumps every few feet. Typical riverside park with elevated electrical hookup because of being in flood plain. Staff friendly, but there is a depressed feeling about the place. Everything is JUST OK. Lots of weekenders which is to be expected because of the river. - PugetSound
Jun 2017 - $26.00
Live here long term. It feels like a national park, amidst beautiful trees, and it's quiet despite being close to the highway, 6 minutes from shopping, pleasant landscaping. It's much better than other alternatives that may be closer to the city. - Tom E.
Mar 2017 - $40.00
Getting a place to stay in this area is tough, getting a reservation at a nice park like Blue Sky, nearly impossible. I was lucky enough to get one month here as I had to return to the area to do some "warranty" work on a prior job from 3 yrs ago. This park is very well kept and the restrooms/showers were great especially with where I was located (#51). There is a mixture of small and large RV's, all of which are newer and the people residing here show a sense of pride. - PatAnd
Jul 2016 - $40.00
Beautiful park close to Seattle area. Very popular so difficult to get a reservation on short notice. Site spaces are close together like a lot of parks but OK. - Doug Toye
Aug 2018 - $45.00
I read the reviews and knew going in this park had some limitations. Our site was very tight, we could extend slides but not the awning. The I90 noise is there, I am not bothered by the road noise but if it's an issue for you it can be. We also used this stop as a base to visit friends in Seattle and hike in the Cascades. We didn't spent much time at the park so the limitations weren't critical to our stay. The people on the phone when I made the reservation and at the park at check in were great. I recall there was a laundry there but as with the other amenities we didn't use it. I would stay here again because I could not find a site for a 40 foot MH anywhere close that worked for our plans. The sites are tight but the interior roads are easy to maneuver. It's two turns off the interstate and easy to get to as well. - DJR CMR
Jul 2018 - $51.00
Booked in Feb at lesser rate. When we arrived, we were charged new rate! Site was next to the dump station! An old mobile home park. Sites very close next to you and behind you. Needed TLC - grass overgrown. The only positive thing was the wifi and they did recycle! - CSM Carolyn
Nov 2017 - $45.00
This campground is a good place to stay while visiting Seattle area. If you are looking for wide open sites in the wilderness, this will not be the campground for you. It was, however, perfect for our needs. They offer a Good Sam's discount. Campground was very easy to find and just off the interstate. Follow GPS and it will get you directly to the campground.
I cannot say enough about how helpful the staff are at this campground. We had some mechanical issues that caused us to be a day late in arriving. Even though this is a busy campground, they held our site so we did not have the additional stress of finding a new campground. The sites are very close together, but we were ok with this because we were visiting family. The sites are gravel with grass area between each site. The campground easily handles big rigs. There was additional parking available for us to park the toad. Asphalt, well maintained, roads throughout the campground. Sites are all very level. Each site had a picnic table. There is a very nice laundry room, although more expensive than we have paid in the past.
This campground is an easy trip in to Seattle. City accessibility was very important to us. Good Verizon coverage. It was very easy to get DirecTV satellite. - Priceless RV Adventures
Mar 2015 - $1.00
This park no longer exists. Not sure why it is still here. This was a TT park, but hasn't been in years. - PugetSound
May 2012 - $32.00
What a beautiful and clean environment! We enjoyed the views and proximity to the slopes. We'll be returning here in the future. - Groarkelis
Dec 2005 - $32.00
Cascade is a very nice membership campground. Located close to Snoqualmie Pass is a good base camp for skiing also close to Seattle area and shopping. The park is nicely maintained and offers many activities during the summer season but is very quiet in the winter season. - bgenoe
Sep 2016 - $35.00
Campground is close to interstate but quiet. Nice scenery on lake with mountain views. Had W/E only and the sites are extremely narrow but very long. Close with a slide out but managed OK. Firepits available. Nice choice for proximity to city. - CCMcLeod
Jun 2016 - $40.00
This is our 3rd time staying. The owners and people are so on top of cleanliness, trash, lawn maintenance. It's truly wonderful if you like lake life. We see eagles and herons flying above us, sun reflecting on Lake Sammamish, our kids playing in the swimming area with slide. . Definitely worth coming again and again.
We were happy with our space. We have preferred the spot on the end (23?). Companies have their parrots at park, but it was fun people watching as well as people launching their boat from the ramp in front of us. One guy fell in water as he was guiding the driver down the ramp. Hahahahah
Definitely book in advance- January for the spots in June - August. Recommend the end spot in the end (23?) - Lagomamasita
Sep 2015 - $35.00
This is a fairly clean park. During the day there's some traffic and aircraft noise; at night it's quiet.
20 amp plus water sites are long, non-level grass and dirt with no shade. Utilities are at the back, and half are on the wrong side. Full hookup sites are shorter, non-level gravel and grass, with utilities in the usual locations. Each site has a picnic table.
Roads are asphalt in fair condition with some potholes and many annoying speed bumps.
There's one private shower per gender, $0.25 for 5 minutes. The men's shower is inadequately ventilated and usually muddy, with discolored tiles, a torn shower curtain, and cobwebs. I saw one silverfish.
Verizon LTE works well.
WiFi is strong. I measured 571.6 kB/s down.
Staff are friendly and helpful.
There are strong terrestrial broadcast TV signals from CBS and ION.
Laundry: 2 top-loaders ($1.75), 2 dryers ($1.50).
Rate is total with tax for a 20 amp site. - wjzcbn
Sep 2018 - $35.00
We stayed here for a long weekend and managed to arrive early. The desk staff was very helpful and got us in early and was very accommodating. With some planning, they allowed us to leave our trailer in a back in space while we were in town prior to our departure. That gave us an extra day to visit family.
The roads a a little tight but manageable if you scout your path. The road noise was not noticeable except when sitting outside, which we didn’t do much, or when an emergency vehicle went by. We will be back. - Pfmarine1
Jul 2018 - $57.00
Efficiently managed. Very tightly packed in. Rather challenging to maneuver a big rig. Felt safe. Very close to the interstate, considerable road noise. This is just a place to park, go sightsee, and be on your way. - Lizzie Bliss
Jun 2018 - $63.00
We spent five nights at this campground while visiting my daughter who lived near downtown Seattle. You can't beat the location. Some freeway noise. There is a market within walking distance. Yes, it is parking lot camping but we were gone all day and only came back at night to get some rest. Front office staff was very helpful. - pb24
Dec 2018 - $1.00
We were back at our "used-to-be-home" campground to spend Christmas with the family. This time - at the coldest time of the year - the park was nearly full. The gal at the gatehouse suggested we would fit in #30, so we walked over to check it out. It was barely long enough for our rig, but an easy back-in as it was right next to the interior road and almost parallel. We took it, and noticed there was a handicap sign on the site post. We double-checked with the gatehouse, but she said it wasn't marked that way on her paperwork (and not on the map they hand out either), so she said not to worry. We were able to park the truck at the playground so it was just a walk across our "lawn" and the camp road. Not too bad. We had a sewer hookup, but only 30-amp electric. That was its own issue - the power went below what our EMS system allows and shut off multiple times. It always came back on, but was really a nuisance. Perhaps the power should be the next upgrade they work on here. The campground was full the entire two weeks we were there. It seems that if that is happening here, when winter is the absolute worst time of the year to be here - constant rain, just warm enough to not be snowing, mud and wet everywhere - that perhaps corporate should consider that TOO MANY sites have been sold as "personal sites". Just my opinion - about a campground that has been in our membership for over 30 years. We're glad to see some improvements being made, they are long overdue, and I don't see how the greater membership is being served when so few of them can get in because so many sites are not available. - Denise and Glenn
Aug 2018 - $1.00
We stayed here for two weeks, then out for a week, then two weeks again. As usual, we stayed on the river side of the campground because there are no spaces we would fit in available on the main side. That's OK with us, we don't use the facilities anyway except the bathrooms, which were in better shape this time than they have been in the past. The pool area was very clean and looked inviting, and it appears like the campground might be getting a little facelift. We saw some "suits" there walking around, and while we were there a new wifi connection was being installed on the river side at the office/adult lounge building. We hope someone is paying attention to this campground, because it sorely needs it. Our site this time was through the entrance near the adult lounge, and we chose a site on the tree side rather than the water side. This wound up being an excellent choice, as we were in the shade by about 10 am and stayed in the shade until the sun was going down. Kept the rig a lot cooler. Since we have family in the area, we choose to shower at their house, and we can go the two weeks without dumping. It doesn't seem fair that we should have to pay for that service when we've been paying dues for 30 years and can't access the sites with a sewer connection because the larger ones have all been "sold" as permanent sites. You now have to call a company to have the honey wagon come out, so plan ahead because emergency calls are more expensive! The roads on the river side have turnarounds and are easy enough to navigate, but the main side has tight turns and hills - you might need to know that if you need to use the dump station and have a large rig like ours. The dump station across the road was closed part of the time we were there, and since it's designed to dump on the way out of the main section, it would be almost impossible for us to get into it with our large rig as there's no place to turn around without going into the grass. We would have to go around the whole park, and the turns are really tight and it's hilly. We dump at the rest area on the freeway, one near Marysville, one near Arlington, and another near Bow on I-5. - Denise and Glenn
Jul 2018 - $1.00
We chose to be on the river side so there was no sewer. The park no longer provides a pumping service and it is $60 now to have someone come in. The yard was very rough to walk in and grass was long. With the high charge for dumping we will not be staying here again. You can use their dump station which is across the road but has no water to put a few gallons back in your tank. Picnic table was in rough shape. That being said being on the water was nice. - rolling homeless
Aug 2018 - $20.00
Eagle Park RV and Event Center We travel a great deal in our RV and I have to say this park was one of our most pleasant experiences! It truly is a hidden gem. The camp hosts are the nicest and friendliness you could ever encounter. They care so much about the park and their guests and it definitely shows. We stayed next to a running creek, where we saw a deer feeding on the foliage and the flowers they have planted really make for a beautiful homey little spot. Picnic tables and benches are thoughtfully located near the creek for peaceful viewing. Yet, you are actually able to exit the park and walk just a short distance to restaurants and grocery stores. We hope to return to this peaceful place on our next visit. - redpj720
Jul 2018 - $20.00
I stayed a few days for a wedding event. They offer power and water. Unfortunately no black water service. The grounds are beautifully kept. There is a river running alongside. This is a small RV park that is also a venue for a wedding or party rentals. The hosts were very accommodating and I plan to return. - KamperKen