Camp Grounds and Accommodations


(c) July 2000,
Urs Künzler


[Seattle, WA] [Yakima, WA] [Missoula, MT] [Sun River, MT] [West Yellowstone, MT] [Jackson WY] [Estes Park, CO] [Royal Gorge, CO] [Glenwood Springs, CO] [Moab, UT] [Mesa Verde, CO] [Monument Valley, AZ] [Grand Canyon, AZ] [Lake Powell, UT] [Zion, UT] [Las Vegas, NE] [Los Angeles, CA]

Seattle: Hotel Holiday Inn Boeing Field

Holiday Inn Boeing Field, 11244 Pacific Highway Sth, Seattle, Washington, 98168

  • Nice big rooms with bath, shower, toilet
  • Usually twin shares (depends on booking)
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Approx. 30 minutes from the city center (via flight museum), bus stop next to the hotel
  • Airport Shuttel (call), approx. 15 minutes

Yakima: Yakima KOA

KOA, 1500 Keys Road, Yakima, WA 98901

  • Toll Free Reservations 1-800-KOA-5773, Information: (509)248-5882
  • Outdoor swimming pool, showers
  • Big RV park

Missoula: Missoula KOA

KOA, 3450 Tina Avenue, Missoula, MT 59808

  • Toll Free Reservations 1-800-KOA-5366, Information: (406)549-0881, Fax Number: (406) 541-0884
  • Outdoor swimming pool, showers
  • Huge camp site and RV park
  • Petting zoo and fun bike rental
  • Online reservation

Augusta: Sun Canyon Lodge

Sun Canyon Lodge, P.O. Box 327, Augusta, MT 59410

  • Phone: 1-888-749-3654, (406) 562-3654
  • Cabins with showers
  • Horse back riding, boat tours and much more
  • Chuck waggon dinner

West Yellowstone: Grizzley RV CG

Grizzley RV CG, West Yellowstone, MT

  • Phone: 406-646-4466
  • Showers and Laundry
  • Very clean

Jackson: Wagon Wheel CG

Wagon Wheel CG, Jackson, WY

  • Phone: 307-733-4588
  • Showers
  • Nice small camp sites along the river

Estes Park: Blue Arrow RV Park and Camp Ground

Blue Arrow CG, 1665 Colorado Hwy 66, Estes Park, CO 80517

  • Toll Free Reservations 1-800-582-5342, Information: (970)-586-5342
  • Showers, Laundry

Royal Gorge (Canon City): Royal Gorge KOA

KOA, PO Box 528, Canon City, CO 81215

  • Toll Free Reservations 1-800-KOA-5689, Information: (719)275-6116
  • Pool, Showers, Laundry, Breakfast bar (!!!)

Glenwood Springs: Rock Gardens Camping

Glenwood Springs, CO

  • Reservations (970) 945-6737
  • Showers
  • Extremely loud: trains on the other side of the river all night
  • Not safe
  • Dirty: Bathroom was flooded in the evening and nobody from management cared.
  • Not recommended at all!

Moab: Slick Rock Campground

1301 - 1/2 North HWY 191 Moab, Utah 84532

  • Toll Free Reservations 800-448-8873
  • Pool, Showers, Spa, Laundry

Mesa Verde: A+A RV Park

4979 Highway 160, Mancos, Colorado 81328

  • Toll Free Reservations 800-972-6620
  • Pool, Showers, Spa, various sports

Monument Valley: Mittenview Campground

  • 435-727-3287
  • Pay showers, quite basic facilities (but good)

Grand Canyon: Camper Village Campground


  • 520-638-2887
  • Pay showers

Lake Powell: Periah Canyon Ranch

  • 435-689-0398
  • Pay showers, no noise restrictions, good party place

Zion: Zion Canyon Campground

  • 435-772-3237
  • Showers, laundry, spa, no noise restrictions, camp fire singing

Las Vegas: Mardi Gras Hotel (Best Western)

3500 Paradise Rd., Las Vegas, Nevada 89109

  • 800-634-6501, (702)731-2020
  • Big bautiful rooms with good comfort
  • Pool, spa, laundry, shower in the room
  • 5 driving minutes from the center (the strip)
  • 15 minutes walking distance from wet&wild

Los Angeles: Hacienda Hotel

525 North Sepulveda Blvd., El Segundo, CA 90245

  • Toll free reservations: 800-421-5900, phone: 310-615-0015
  • Big bautiful rooms with good comfort
  • Pool, laundry, shower in the room
  • 15 driving minutes from LAX airport (shuttle available)