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Overview of Nelson Reservoir Recreation Area

Number of Sites 9

Open Seasonally Yes

Elevation 2,230 ft / 679 m

Max Stay 7

Tent Camping Yes

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Reviews of Nelson Reservoir Recreation Area 13 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Overall Rating
Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

Cell Phone Coverage

Verizon 4G
Confirmed by 8 Users
Last reported 9/23/2022
AT&T 4G/5G
Confirmed by 5 Users
Last reported 9/23/2022
T-Mobile 4G
Confirmed by 1 User
Last reported 8/25/2020
SonjaB
MI
38' Monaco Diplomat
9 reviews
“Lovely view but a bit smelly and lots of mozzies.”

Reviewed 7/19/2017

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
Overall Rating

7/19/17 lots of spaces, very clean and neat. Great views of the reservoir, everything mowed, some picnic tables, some covered group picnic tables, boat launch, pit toilets. Pack it in and pack it out, also no water. There are a number of rigs left here week after week. We were the only people here, all the other rigs had no one in the... more

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SonjaB would stay here again

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

PnL
Great Falls, MT
National (yes we're Orphans) Tradewinds C-Max Toad
5 reviews
“Fall Color & Snow Geese”

Reviewed 9/19/2016

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
Overall Rating

We agree with the other review. We were the only ones there Sept 18, 2016. Beautiful views of the Reservoir. Altho it was very low at this time. The geese were coming and going while we were there. Enjoy listening to their honking! As far as a level site: we rolled over a slight hill until we were level and worked out great. I could se... more

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AT&T 4G
Verizon 4G

PnL would stay here again

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AlVie AlBums
WI
25' Airstream International
146 reviews
“Wonderful spot with lakeside sites”

Reviewed 9/13/2015

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
Overall Rating

This free, primitive campground is not far off Hwy 2, with just a short stretch of gravel before the access. The 9 sites (1 handicapped) are complete free of any litter(!), and very open, but there are a lot of trees in the area, as well. We were here almost by ourselves and were able to drive right down by the water's edge. The reserv... more

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Location
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Noise
AT&T 4G

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Amenities

Hookups
  • dry camping
Recreation
  • boat ramp
  • fishing
  • picnic area
  • water access
Site Amenities
  • picnic table
Facilities
  • restrooms: vault
  • water available
Pets
  • pets

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