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1440 US 199, Crescent City, CA 95531
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

$35 for a tent campsite but it's worth it. Campsites are very large and private compared to other campgrounds. Bathrooms and showers are clean. Very pretty scenery all around you. Right next to Stout Grove where there are hundreds of the best redwoods I have ever seen!

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San Marcos, California
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51 reviews 51 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

This is a beautiful campground with beautiful redwoods all around a river nearby and wonderful trails to go explore all them wonderful sights they have showers do you have to pay for and they also have a ranger campfire night that is informative and enjoyable

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Lacey, Washington
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100 reviews 100 reviews
11 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We read great reviews for this campground and were so glad we stayed here. Unfortunately, we came for Memorial Day weekend and were only able to reserve one night here due to our last minute plans. Still, we were able to snag one of the prime spots. We stayed at site 56 but honestly, any of the sites backed up... More 

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Copper Mountain, Colorado
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Maybe one of the most spectacular places on the planet. The river is the only undammed river in all of California and is clear and refreshing to swim in. The trees are massive and I love the rain forest feel. Campground is always full so make reservations, but make reservations because you don't want to miss this place.

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Penticton
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52 reviews 52 reviews
9 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

My pet peeve with JS campground is two-fold: first, $35/night for a tent seems pretty steep to me. Secondly, there was nothing in any of the literature I read beforehand to let me know the showers are coin-operated! This is 2014, and I'm sure I'm not alone in my propensity for leaving pocket change at home. I enjoyed the scenery,... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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164 reviews 164 reviews
30 hotel reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

As soon as we arrived a very cheerful lady checked us in and told us we had the best site on the campground - she was right. Site 52 was in a very wooded area but with a clearing to sit and view down to the river and trail a few steps away. The showers and toilets were some of... More 

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Port Angeles, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

My family and I truly enjoyed this State Park. The setting was beautiful, cute little gift shop, and the things to see and do were plentiful. My boys had fun participating in the Redwoods Adventure Quest and earning their free badge! The sites were wooded and private(try to snag one by the river if you can.) We really enjoyed a... More 

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Mt. Clemens Michigan
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

My husband and I stayed here for two nights and were sad to say goodbye to this campground. The sites are big, the restrooms are clean (except you need to bring your own soap to wash your hands), and the scenery is unmatched. There is a ton of hiking and river access around this campground. You do have to pay... More 

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Saline, Michigan
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34 reviews 34 reviews
9 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

My boyfriend and I stayed here one night on our roadtrip from Cali to Michgan. We ended up here on a whim and paid $35 for a site. The sites were VERY spacious although they did range in size. We got a HUGE site for our little prius and little 2 person tent but the campground was not even close... More 

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Milwaukee
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

This is probably the best campground I've ever camped at. Each campsite is very spacious and can probably accommodate three to four 2-4 person tents if you wanted to, and it's also surrounded by redwoods. The one downside to the campsite is that there is not much coverage between the campsites, but it's so spacious, that it doesn't really matter... More 

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Address: 1440 US 199, Crescent City, CA 95531
Location: United States > California > Crescent City
Number of rooms: 90

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