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Colorado Campground Reviews

Here you will find reviews of campgrounds in which we have stayed in the state of Colorado.

For details on how we choose a campground and our review criteria, go to our Main Campground Reviews page.

The reviews you find here will be from most recent to oldest since the older the review, the less relevant it may be. The "Overall Rating" is on a scale of 1 - 10 with 10 being the best.

Also, you will notice that each listing shows a corresponding "Journal Site" number. This refers to when our stay occurred in our journey and the number on the Map Of Our Travels on our daily Journal. By going to our Journal for the dates indicated in the review, you may be able to find out more about the campground and the area.


Direct Links To Colorado Reviews Below

Mobile City RV Park  Grand Junction, CO

Aspen-Basalt Campground  Basalt, CO

Mt. Princeton RV Park  Buena Vista, CO

Goldfield RV Park  Colorado Springs,  CO


Journal Site 28:   Mobile City RV Park      Grand Junction, CO - Overall Rating: 6

 

Dates: June 5, 2009
Location: Western Grand Junction, CO
Our Site: 111
GPS Coordinates:
Reason Selected: Close to Colorado National Monument
Setting: Western edge of town.  Some view of hills to west.
Guidebooks: No factor.
Big Rig Friendly: Yes. 
Hook-ups: Full hook ups. 
Price & Discounts: $42. 
Other Factors:   WIFI and cable TV with lots of channels
OVERALL RATING: 6 (out of ten)

Off the road.  Very friendly and helpful staff.  Clean. Large sites. 

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Journal Site 27:   Aspen-Basalt  Campground    Basalt, CO - Overall Rating: 4

 

Dates: June 4, 2009
Location: Basalt, CO
Our Site: 46
GPS Coordinates:
Reason Selected: Closest campground to Aspen.  Actually about the only park between I-70 and Aspen
Setting: Road in to Aspen is beautiful.
Guidebooks: No factor.
Big Rig Friendly: Yes. 
Hook-ups: Full hook ups. 
Price & Discounts: $46. 
Other Factors: Some sites might have problem with satellite;  WIFI and cable TV
OVERALL RATING: 4 (out of ten)

Off the road sort of.  Older park but very neat and clean  Restrooms, laundry, showers are new  Very friendly and helpful staff. 

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Journal Site 26:   Mt. Princeton RV Park      Buena Vista, CO - Overall Rating: 6

 

Dates: June 3, 2009
Location: just north of Buena Vista, CO
Our Site: H5
GPS Coordinates:
Reason Selected: Quick find after a long days drive..  PA park
Setting: Set at foot of Rocky Mountains.  Great view. 
Guidebooks: No factor.
Big Rig Friendly: Yes. 
Hook-ups: Full hook ups. 
Price & Discounts: $36.  Takes Passport America.
Other Factors: Some sites might have problem with satellite;  WIFI for a fee.
OVERALL RATING: 6 (out of ten)

Off the road.  Great view  Very friendly and helpful staff. 

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Journal Site 15:   Goldfield RV Park      Colorado Springs, CO - Overall Rating: 4

Dates: May 12, 2009 - May 14, 2009
Location: just west of Colorado Springs, CO
Our Site: 31
GPS Coordinates:
Reason Selected: Quick find after a long days drive..  Central to sightseeing plans.
Setting: On large highway but remarkably quiet .  Only minutes from town and several sightseeing attractions.   Some trees
Guidebooks: No factor.
Big Rig Friendly: Yes. 
Hook-ups: Full hook ups.  Elec. is metered.
Price & Discounts: $30.  Takes Passport America.
Other Factors: Some sites might have problem with satellite; 
OVERALL RATING: 4 (out of ten)

Cramped and right on road.  Very friendly and helpful staff.  Noise wasn't bad and would stay again if passing through.

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