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“NEVER GOING BACK” 1 of 5 stars
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Rivernook Campground
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PO Box 8, 14001 Sierra Way, Kernville, CA 93238   |  
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Redondo Beach, California
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“NEVER GOING BACK”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2011

Very disappointed. I just came home from a trip to Kern with some friends and we stayed at Rivernook campground. It was so bad we stayed only one night and left the next day and found a much better spot downstream. First of all, it is not a campground. They may say it is, but is more of a low class trailer park. They have people living there, and the spots that actually are for camping are more like dusty parking spaces. Pets roam the property unattended looking for food handouts. Overall the cleanliness of the whole place was poor at best. Dog poop litters the grounds like land mines and even dirty diapers were left by the water. The bathrooms were some of the worst I have ever seen or smelled. It really was shocking to see how little management cared for the needs of the campers. Don't even try to go complain about the conditions, we were rudely cussed at by the management who refused to refund any portion of our money. If you like tweeker trailer parks, this is the place for you.

  • Stayed August 2011, traveled with friends
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Property: Rivernook Campground
Address: PO Box 8, 14001 Sierra Way, Kernville, CA 93238
Location: United States > California > Kernville
Hotel Style:
Ranked #6 of 7 Specialty Lodging in Kernville
Number of rooms: 282
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Family owned campground that is currently under NEW Management. Our park has so much too offer for all your camping needs. We can accommodate dry tent camping and partial to full hook up RV sites. We are on a 60 acre stretch of the beautiful Kern River and within walking distance to all of the amenities our town has to offer. Our restrooms are full service restrooms with hot showers, that are currently being renovated.In our park you will find a creek that runs through several areas of the park including in our beautiful meadow that is available for weddings, parties, showers and so much more. ... more   less 

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