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Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park Camp-Resort

5300 Old Porter Road, Portage, IN 46368
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Chicago
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

we went here for the first time and the stay went pretty well we met some awesome campers that helped us when it started pouring rain and we didnt have our tent set up yet and took us under their canopy had fun at the pool and with the late night bon fires

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Michigan
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

We have stayed at several Yogi's in several states, this was by FAR the WORST experience! Yogi Bear should pull their affiliation! As you pull in, you are greeted with a security guard shack, why you may wonder...its not because its an elaborate gated community! The roads are narrow, and awful. There are over 900 sites, most of which are... More 

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Pahrump, Nevada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here 8 years ago and decided to return as it was on our travel route. This place has really gone to the dogs. Literally, dogs barking all the time. It seems most people live here full time and don't care about keeping the sites clean. Trash everywhere. Evidently there are no park enforced rules about keeping your site... More 

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Jeffersonville, Indiana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

I am a huge review person so I read all the reviews before going here in July 2015. I was not sure what to expect because all of the bad reviews. There are a lot of trailers/mobile homes there I guess because people live there during summer or all year. I was only there a few days so I was... More 

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Memphis, Tennessee
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

We were very disappointed when we pulled up to this park. It is filled w/ modular homes & old campers obviously used as permanent homes, complete w/ decks built around them. The streets are way too narrow for a campground. We were initially given a site that was not big enough for our 38' travel trailer, which we figured out... More 

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1 Thank SamFam97
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

We used to live in the area and came here with our kids ever Spring and Summer. We moved to the San Francisco Bay Area last year and asked our kids if they wanted to go back to Disney Land or Yogi Bear's and all four of them simultaneous screamed Yogi Bear! So we bought plane tickets and rented the... More 

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Thank Shawn G
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

We stayed here June 23-28 2015.The first thing you see is all the ran down some abandoned trailers and campers. The store is clean and kept up but that is about it.You will be put right beside the permanent campers which is fun. During our third day there the camper next to us the lady was screaming thru the whole... More 

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Nederland, Colorado
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

After a long day of driving we were approaching the Chicago area and decided avoid that traffic until morning.  We located a Yogi Bear Jellystone Park in Portage, Indiana, on our smart phone and drove to it.  We checked in June 24. 2015, for one night. The person checking us in was pleasant and we found the assigned site.  It... More 

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Baytown, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

This camp-resort served its purpose by providing a location relatively close to Chicago. Other than that it was a lousy experience. I-94 was a short stones throw away from the back of our site and a train track was a couple of hundred yards in front. Not a peaceful setting. Bring ear plugs and alcohol if you plan to stay... More 

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1 Thank James D
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

I have never been to this location, and like to camp at Jellystones, however on top of all the other valid comments left by travelers, we were actually asked to leave! My family and I booked 3 cabins together near the freight trains, and they both brought their dogs, which we all know were not allowed INSIDE of the cabins.... More 

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