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Denver West / Central City KOA

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Palmer, Alaska
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Early April and you can camp but store etc. is not open yet. We stayed one night and were able to park next to the retaining wall for a perfect view of the area and enjoyed the lights of Central City at night. Nicely laid out and level spaces. Probably only a dozen campers so very quiet. Nice stop before...

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Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

Yes, please don't come here and take my spot. You really don't want to enjoy the incredible views, the crisp 9000 ft air, or the big open RV park. It's very close to the fun in Black Hawk, and not too hard to get in and out of. It's cheap in the winter when we were there, which means that...

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Newton, Iowa
Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Denver West/Central city campground Wednesday through Sunday and had a great experience! The staff was very friendly and welcoming when we arrived and gave us tips on freezing water lines and bears! We stayed in space #5 which gave us breathtaking views of Central City and the mountains! This is a mountain campsite, do not expect...

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Penn Run, Pennsylvania
Reviewed September 23, 2016

We arrived and first impressions looked good. Concrete pad that was uneven side to side? With two boards it was 'fixed'. Hook ups fine and laundry area nice. The campground seems to be run by young folks who have no regard for the speed limit rules. They fly around in their golf carts throwing dust everywhere. A couple of tenters...

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Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

Great family owned business Chuck and Leaza are fantastic clean facilities very ! Yes very ! nice shower and laundry area - beautiful area with lots to do - Idaho springs offers foods for every taste things for the kids biking - rafting - zip lining and the super Georgetown historic railroad with gold panning - really good loved this...

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Springfield, Missouri
Reviewed September 7, 2016

We stayed at the Central City KOA for 6 days. We were in a motor home towing our car. GOOD NEWS! You no longer have to drive through Central City to get to the park. There is now access directly from the Central City Parkway. The Park was well maintained, wonderful flat concrete pads with a picnic table and fire...

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Harrisonburg, Virginia
Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here on cross country trip. Tent campers only have two areas and are literally on top of each other. Elevation is higher but isn't as cold as the arapaho forest. Was full each day I was here. I could hear kids screaming throughout the stay. There is a jacuzzi and I saw them add chemicals twice during my stay...

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Thornton, Colorado
Reviewed July 31, 2016

For those of you that have stayed in a Koa, this one is a bit different. It is on the hill above Central City. They take good care of the guests with a shuttle bus to the town. Bathrooms are clean. Sites are large and not right next to your neighbor. All gravel or rock, no grass but very nice!

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Reviewed July 29, 2016

had site 40 and really enjoyed the private back yard with firepit and great mountain views. Great pancakes for $3 all you can eat! John, his wife, Sadie and the rest of the staff were very friendly and helpful. This is our first KOA and won't be out last. I just hope the rest are like Denver West KOA! Thanks...

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Thornton, Colorado
Reviewed July 5, 2016

I'm not really a camper, but I love to hang out with campers, they are fun people who love the outdoors and know how to make a camp fire. We spent the night in a lovely cabin at this KOA and hung around with some locals at the campfire and watched the incredible fireworks from high atop Central City, Colorado....

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Address: 605 Gulch Road, Central City, CO 80427
Location: United States > Colorado > Central City
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“sites 33 to 40 have nice views. DON'T MISS THE SHORTCUT when coming in. it is NOT on GPS.”
MyrtleBeachTJ, Jul 29, 2016 | Read review
“Sits 1-10 are the best!”
989sadiep, Jun 30, 2016 | Read review
“Most of the campsites have nice views (all have full hook-ups) - just avoid the middle rows (pull-ins).”
  • View of former gold mine from campground
Q2261IHstephenl, Jun 22, 2016 | Read review
“Try to book a deluxe RV spot for the best views.”
djraad, May 18, 2016 | Read review
“Go for the sites overlooking the valley. All are nice but those are really special.”
fnrtraveler, Oct 14, 2015 | Read review
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