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Overview of Sand Station Recreation Area

Camping is now 'group camping' only, and requires a permit
Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.
Learn more: Boondocking 101

Number of Sites 5

Pad Type gravel

Open Seasonally May - Sept

Elevation 328 ft / 99 m

Max Stay 14

Tent Camping Yes

Q&A - Ask the Community about Sand Station Recreation Area

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Sandi asked on 11/18/2019

So, is it OK overnight or not? Seems to be some difference of opinion.

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Reviews of Sand Station Recreation Area 3 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Overall Rating
Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

Cell Phone Coverage

3bars
Verizon 4G/LTE
Confirmed by 1 User
Last reported 4/9/2018
6 reviews
“No more then one night”

Reviewed 7/1/2019

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
Overall Rating

If you want to stay more then one night you have to call the number posted by the bathrooms to register. It says group camping only, we arrived late afternoon, and decided to take our chances. There was one camper, he was a local and told us we will be fine to say overnight and we were. Yes it’s very close to the highway but if that do... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
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0bars
AT&T

Magda would stay here again

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

2 reviews

Reviewed 4/9/2018

Overall Rating

No camping signs and Corps of Engineers website now lists it as a day use only area. Exception, you can reserve a group area with the local rangers.

3bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

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

1 review
“viewed but did not stay”

Reviewed 4/25/2015

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 0
Overall Rating

This is a very pretty little area on the river with a great swimming beach. It is right on the highway so if noise bothers you, this won't work. However, there are so long termers here (or they might rotate in and out for the 14 day rule) but not the most desirable looking characters or trailers. Camping in a tent away from that tra... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

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

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Amenities

Hookups
  • dry camping
Recreation
  • fishing
  • picnic area
  • swimming beach
  • water access
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
Facilities
  • group sites
  • restrooms: vault
  • trash

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Ok for overnight, but not for longer. Off the beaten path

- Dick and Melinda

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- LJ

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Nice clean campground

- John T

Pioneer RV Park

Great place for an overnight stop

- gstx

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