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phx, az
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a campground, not a luxury resort, and it fit that just fine. The spots were a little uneven, but workable, with a good selection. We spent 2 nights and found it quite comfortable and quiet . The trees do provide good separation, and they had people who do monitor , and keep guests in-line, the generator hours are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From some of the reviews, we had expected to be in a carpark with RVs lined up like soldiers, so close that doors might bump. It is not like that at all!! The National Park has created bush screens where possible to create a sense of privacy and individual dining/ bbq areas for each site. It is busy and fairly... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had reservations at Savage River, but because of the bear closure we switched our reservation to Riley Creek. The sites were ok, and the facilities were fine. It was convenient to have the mercantile nearby. However, because of the proximity to the front of the park you can hear constant road noise throughout the night. I could have lived... More 

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Sterling Heights, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

There are several campgrounds at Denali NP so deciding which to stay at can be confusing. Riley is closest to the front of the park and therefore close to the Visitor's Center, the transportation center, the cafe and store, the showers, and many hiking trails. We were quite pleased with this location for most of our stay at Denali NP.... More 

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Cartersville, Georgia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

We loved Denali. Riley Creek was perfect. Spent one night here before our backcountry trip and 2 nights after. Loved hanging out at the mercantile. The hand scooped ice cream was the perfect indulgence. Hated spending $5 to shower, but after being in the backcountry it was well worth it. Laundry facility was great and priced right. All the staff... More 

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Irvine, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015

We stayed here for 3 nights in our RV during early July. We had booked this almost 6 months in advance. The campground is pretty big with a good amount of spots for large RVs (greater than 30 feet) as well. You check-in at the camper store and then pick an available spot in the campground. The actual spots are... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 205 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015 via mobile

I was in the Riley Creek campground for a few days in the backpackers campground in early June. It was very peaceful at that time of year. There was only one other person there for those days. The amphitheater program I went to was interesting too. It was about the cats in the park. PLEASE BEWARE! There is dangerous wildlife... More 

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San Geronimo, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

Riley Creek is the largest campground in Denali and one of three one can drive to. Most campers stay in RVs of various sizes. Since it is the one campground that accommodates larger RVs, there are quite a few taking advantage of this. There are many walk-in tent sites with bear boxes for food storage at the rear of the... More 

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Atlanta, GA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015 via mobile

Excellent experience. Very quiet sites. We camped in an RV on the Wolf Loop. Furthest from the Mercantile. No hookups at any of the sites but it's not a problem. Nice mix of RVs and tent campers. Restrooms located at convenient locations. Easy walk to the Visitors center and Wilderness Center where the buses depart. Tried to get to the... More 

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Whitehorse, Canada
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15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

We camped in site A65 for 3 nights, and it was one of our favourite campgrounds in Alaska. The site was huge (lots of room for our 31-foot with slides and awning, and towed car), almost level, and well equipped (fire pit and trail access). It was a fair walk to the nearest outhouse (no flush toilets up there). Wifi... More 

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Address: mile 0.4 of Denali National Park road, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK
Location: United States > Alaska > Denali National Park and Preserve
Price Range: $12 - $18 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 100
Also Known As:
Riley Creek Hotel Denali National Park And Preserve
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