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Beautiful Colorado river views

We stayed at this park after a day in Moab Utah. We took the scenic drive up from Moab along the... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2018
Charlotte, North Carolina
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nice campground

We stay a couple days and had a great time. hiking at difference places in this area. the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Box Elder, South Dakota
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All reviews island acres full hookups tent sites highway traffic nice campground stayed here major downside open fire college tour booking fee outside world drove me nuts ne corner quiet hours buy wood both nights enjoyed our stay
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stay a couple days and had a great time. hiking at difference places in this area. the restaurants or breweries are good food and nice drinks.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank apkperry3
Reviewed August 7, 2018

We stayed here two nights as a base to explore the Grand Mesa. We were surprised to see so many open spots during the peak tourist season. The park was clean and fairly well maintained. Dried grass and dying trees were evident everywhere. We were...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ScottandJanelle
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

We camped here when we went to country jam. The RV park it’s self is nice . The river is right there and a couple of ponds. The free way noise was a little loud , but not horrible .

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank stuart g
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

When we pulled in we were informed that our site may or may not still be occupied (great news to hear) because "one of the sites on your loop has people refusing to leave " but the girl wasnt sure which one? Thankfully it wasn't...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Harley B
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

We stay at island acres a few times each year. In the past they kept the weeds down and grass mowed. They came around and power wash the restrooms out. We stayed 4 days in May and July of 2018, Never saw anyone cutting weeds...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Bigonbreakfast
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

We were able to easily find a spot large enough for our motorhome (37ft) which was nice. If you prefer shade in the afternoon obviously stay to the west, only partial shade, D loop has full hookups, but less shade. We aren't into fishing and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sarah M
Reviewed July 7, 2018

We enjoyed the extensive greenway system along the Colorado River. Aside from the walkway, there doesn't appear to be much to do. There is a fee to enter the park, but after seeing the beautiful paved walkway, we were glad to pay. There are campsites,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Barbara H
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

Having a large family state park camping can be a great deal, but.... After having several great experiences we were subject to two terrible visits at Crawford State Park and then the Island Acres site of James Robb in Grand Junction (Palisades). Park Rangers were...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Q7975SCanthonyb
Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

We stayed at this park after a day in Moab Utah. We took the scenic drive up from Moab along the Colorado River and stayed here at the island acres location for the evening. The campsites were spread out a little bit and the views...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank kfgoezplaces
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

I was charged $33 a night for campsites that had no shade, running water or a place to put my tent. I was told there were flush toilets but they're clear on the other side. I agree the freeway is really loud. The campsites are...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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October 29, 2017|
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Response from justgina23 | Reviewed this property |
There is a great raft tour that starts in Fruita ends in Utah. Along the way you get to explore petroglyphs and view amazing rock. I can't recall the name, but it is just south less than a mile from the Colorado State Park... More