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Address: 5300 North Westnedge Avenue, Kalamazoo, MI
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Nice for Family Camping

We visited this park just as a day visit...and loved it. It seems to be well set up for campers...although the sites looked a bit small. Our favorite part was a small bridge... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 11, 2016
MichelePappagallo
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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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Grass Lake, Michigan
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5 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This park is an ok park. It has some nice spots that back up to water. Laundry facility is ok too. Bathrooms nice. They have put time into the place,

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

We visited this park just as a day visit...and loved it. It seems to be well set up for campers...although the sites looked a bit small. Our favorite part was a small bridge that crosses over the water. There were two people fishing from the bridge when we were there. There is a great paved walking path that goes around... More 

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Macatawa, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015 via mobile

I walked the dog around the two ponds over and over! Very beautiful land! Good for a nature walk to soothe the soul. Very lovely scenery.

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Muskegon, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

We pulled the RV here to camp with friends. The campground is well maintained. We stayed two days and I and the chance to walk around the park. It is a beautiful park and the beach areas, playgrounds and walks around the ponds was amazing. The island with bridge was very romantic. We will definitely camp here again and would... More 

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Oak Creek, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

Arrived late, after 1030pm due to Chicago traffic!! Came from Milwaukee to visit my daughter who is attending Western Michigan University. The campground host, Josh, called to see where we were and what time to expect us. Josh stayed late, kept the exit gate open for us and welcomed us into the campground. Excellent customer service!! Now for the campground--... More 

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Ypsilanti, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

I arrived by bicycle and tent camped overnight. The check-in was smooth and efficient, and I purchased firewood and had a nice campfire in the fire pit. The campground was clean and well maintained, but could use more shade trees. I slept well as the only train came by in late evening, but it was quite close. The facilities are... More 

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Lindsay, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

This campground pretty much has it all, and very clean. Through donations from various sources this park is able to offer great facilities at a cheap price. It has nice walking trails, small but nice beach with great change rooms and washrooms right there. Paved sites, full hookups and clean showers. Playgrounds at the campground and the beach for children.... More 

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Mesa, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 via mobile

Wonderful place to camp. Clean, quiet and pet friendly. Great place for bicycling. Staff is curteous and knowledgeable. We highly recommend this park for snyone wanting to stay in Kalamazoo.

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

The camping area was kept very clean The site were perhaps a bit small and there is no tree cover because the campground was probably built less than 10 years ago and the trees still need to grow. My kids loved the swimming, so we just dealt with the openness.

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Dunnellon, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

no trees was our issue. we camped and our septic hose would not reach where the hook up is placed, so we had to go out and purchase an extension. part of the adventure, i guess. there's no privacy at the campsites, so if you want some peace and space, find another campground. we would not return here.

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