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Buckskin Mountain State Park

Address: 5476 North US Hwy 95, Parker, AZ 85344
Phone Number: 928-667-3231
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Ranked #3 of 13 Attractions in Parker
Type: State Parks, Nature & Parks
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Type: State Parks, Nature & Parks

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295 reviews 295 reviews
107 attraction reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

What an awesome state park! The Colorado River is on three sides and you have lots of trees as well. This is a pretty spacious park and the staff is friendly. Pretty level sites as well.

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Provincetown, Massachusetts
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236 reviews 236 reviews
82 attraction reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

This was incredible! When I started out I wasn't sure where I was going and sort of arrived here. The first thing that struck me was the natural and austere beauty of Sonoran Desert. The Colorado River offers a stark contrast to the desert. The park offers something for everyone. There is boating, camping, beaches and hiking. I chose to... More 

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Parker, Arizona, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Great views, fun folks employed there had a great stay . Too many crazy Ca. people in the summer months

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Great campsite, lots of space, and surrounded on 3 sides by Colorado River. No highway noise, large sirtest and very friendly staff.

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Terrebonne OR
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Spent a few nights in park on way South. Very full and found only spot right next to sewage treatment area. Well kept park. Lots of grass & mature trees along river. Nice desert hikes originating in park. Another RV park right across Colorado River on CA side. River so obviously lots of boats & jet skies but not a... More 

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Mesa, Arizona
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Lots of great campsites with shade trees. Bathrooms with showers and plenty of hot water. Friendly park service employees. Close to the river. Will stay here again!

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

We spent an afternoon here playing by the water and having a picnic with our two-year-old daughter and four-year-old son. We loved the view of the river and rock. Wasn't very busy in March, so the river didn't have a lot of traffic.

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Whitefish, Montana
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28 reviews 28 reviews
3 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014 via mobile

Wonderful place, we visited twice, and would go back again if we could. We met some wonderful people there. Organised events were fantastic, including the fireside evening, and the guided walk. Great place, great staff and volunteers, keep up the great work and maybe 'll see you again some day. Thank you Buckskin xx

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Surprise, Arizona
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

First time we had ever been to this area. Found the campsite very clean. Some spots are larger than others and some have water views and some don't. We did get a good spot, but also was very selective when we chose it. The good spots are taken way ahead of time, so you need to book months out if... More 

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Hilo, Hawaii
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

My husband and I booked a "cabana" campsite right next to the Colorado River for two nights in October. We were on a camping holiday and supposed to be touring the national parks, but the government shutdown changed our plans. So, we booked in here because it was on the river and we thought it would be peaceful and pretty.... More 

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