Lake Placid-Whiteface Mountain KOA

RV Park

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77 Fox Farm Rd.
Wilmington, NY 12997
518-946-7878
Reservations: 800-562-0368
Official Website

GPS: 44.3632, -73.8357

Last Price Paid: $55
Number of Sites: 187
Reservations: Yes
Elevation: 1133 ft
Tent Camping: Yes

1 person has reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

Cell Phone Coverage

1bars
Verizon 4G/LTE
2bars
AT&T 4G/LTE
0bars
T-Mobile
Weboost
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Jessie

34 FR3
98 reviews
Nightly rate: $55
Days stayed: 7
Site Number: C08

Jessie would stay here again

“Good location, not the standards I'm used to from a KOA”

Reviewed Oct 06, 2018

Overall Rating

The location is about 20 minutes to Lake Placid and quite a long ways off the interstate. We came in through Plattsburgh headed south on 87 and took 9N to 86. I don't normally comment on directions but I'm mentioning it specifically because the route we took avoided 12% grades on 9N through Keene and Jay.
The campground is heavily wooded and quiet. Lots of walking opportunities. A great dog walk and dog park. Good cable and strong 50 amp FHU.
Bathrooms were single rooms with showers and clean.
The area is beautiful with lots of hiking and outdoor activities.
For shopping, you'll have to head into Lake Placid for groceries or whatever you need. There's not much by the campground.
Wifi was typical crappy campground speeds at about 1-2d/l.
For cell hotspots, you will need your booster. - ATT unboosted was bad (1-2d/l) but boosted with Weboost we got 11d/l speeds and 2.63 u/l. Verizon was not good at 1.29 d/l with booster. We used the ATT hotspot all week and it was reliable and maintained good speeds.

The site we were in was advertised as a pull thru but this was not the typical KOA quality. Roads were tight and dirt and very rutted. The site was not a pull thru it was a pull in and back out because you could not make that turn if you pulled through. The site was not level, took quite a bit of negotiating to an odd angle to get fairly level. These are things I expect for a KOA at $55 night. Minimum is level easy to navigate site.

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
2bars
AT&T 4G/LTE
1bars
Verizon 4G/LTE
0bars
T-Mobile

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com


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Hookups:
  • 50 Amp
  • 30 Amp
  • 20 Amp
  • water
  • sewer
  • Full Hookups
Connectivity:
  • cable tv
  • wifi: free
Recreation:
  • fishing
  • mini golf
  • picnic area
  • playground
  • recreation trail
  • swimming pool: onsite
Site Amenities:
  • big rig
  • picnic table
  • pull thru
Facilities:
  • cabins
  • dump station
  • firewood
  • general store
  • laundry
  • propane
  • recycle
  • restrooms: flush
  • rv storage
  • showers
  • swimming pool: onsite
  • trash
Discount Clubs:
  • KOA
Pets:
  • dog run
  • pets

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