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Easter Weekend !

Traveling through from Florida we spent the week - made our reservations in advance - easy to do... read more

Reviewed April 7, 2018
Lake Wales, Florida
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relaxing park

We spent 5 nights at riverside part of Caballo Lake state park. we were in the primitive area... read more

Reviewed March 31, 2018
South Dakota
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Reviewed January 20, 2019

nice place good fishing ! we tried this place out for fishing and it was good, the water was low but still the fishing was good, Sgt Eddie DeLuca

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TheHitManMine
Reviewed December 14, 2018

If you are looking for water sports this would be a nice place to go. It has many camp spots for small rv's Very little trails and out things to do.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Robert B
Reviewed December 5, 2018

Any water in the desert is amazing. The lake is way down, but it stays that way. The campgrounds are nice and more or less secluded and peaceful. The times I have been there have been so quiet I could hear my partner (who won't...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank StepBackFool
Reviewed August 6, 2018

A lovely place , space for picnics, camping , kayaking, swimming ! Just awesome . We paddled both in the lake then the next day on the other side of the dam , in the Rio Grande , what awesome fun ! Awesome camp ground...More

Date of experience: July 2018
6  Thank micha22
Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

Don’t stay here unless you have a camper and a way to cook over a propane stove. They don’t allow fires of any kind in the summer. The campground is on the rio grande river so fishing is probably good but no swimming in the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kaytay3000
Reviewed June 16, 2018

I absolutely love Caballo S.P., especially the Riverside portion of the park. Lots of shade, easy access to the river and fishing, and a good bit of wildlife viewing.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank PJ R
Reviewed May 1, 2018

We stayed in the Palomino section. Full hookups, great view, walking trails. The sites are gravel, but quite level.We were next to the boat ramp, not much activity, which made it nice to just sit and enjoy the Rio Grande. It was springtime in New...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank SueVanKeizer
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Traveling through from Florida we spent the week - made our reservations in advance - easy to do - New Mexico residents should be very proud of the park that the state provides - clean - secured - large sites - many options to full...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 352bobs
Reviewed April 2, 2018

Unless you like being surrounded by thousands of campers do not come here to the Riversend campground over Easter weekend. Many of the campsites after the majority of the people left after the weekend were completely trashed with garbage. Very discouraging to know that there...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank kdtravelers1
Reviewed March 31, 2018

We spent 5 nights at riverside part of Caballo Lake state park. we were in the primitive area almost at the end where the vault toilet is. They kept the vault toilet clean while we were there, the sites were clean, and we were lucky...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 18wheeltraveler
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September 2, 2018|
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Response from SueVanKeizer | Reviewed this property |
It was Palomino #5. Long and wide, perfect for a beginner. :)
April 8, 2018|
Response from SueVanKeizer | Reviewed this property |
It was pretty good. We have Verizon, and we were receiving between two and three bars.