shoulder season campers

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4/7/2018

31 days ago

"Hidden gem on the Oregon coast"

This was our second time staying here and is one of our favorite OR State parks. Typically well maintained park by OR State. Almost all sites are in excess of 30 feet long and are well spaced apart. With this spacing and the foliage between... Read more

624 days ago

"Cowlitz valley surprise"

This county run park is far enough off Hwy 12 to avoid any noise. Sites are generously spaced and afford a lot of privacy. Water and electric in three of the loops and an on-site dump station. Loop A is much more open and has playground... Read more

Mora Campground Forks, WA
624 days ago

"Forested CG on the coast"

Arrived early afternoon on a Friday, only a handful of sites still available. Within 30 minutes the CG hosts notified the ranger the CG was full. Surprisingly, there were some sites open on Saturday night. Many pull-through sites, loops E and D... Read more

Shoreline RV Park Crescent City, CA
812 days ago

"Nice basecamp park in town"

We were looking for a place to stay while visiting Del Norte and Jeb Smith Redwood parks and found this park to fit the bill. Only about a dozen or so other campers but even if more full the sites are 30 feet apart. Our space was very near the... Read more

812 days ago

"Tight quarters"

Site #62 only one in south loop we could fit into with our 24 foot trailer. Fortunately, we were the only ones in the loop. Driveway is very narrow. $35 for dry camping is very high. Unfortunately, weather closed the Drury Pkwy and we couldn't... Read more

Cape Lookout State Park Tillamook, OR
842 days ago

"Nice older State Park"

This is a beautiful park about 15 minutes outside Tillamook in case of needed supplies or visiting Tillamook cheese factory. Park is very well kept per Oregon State Park standards. Miles of beach to explore. Fishing and shellfish harvesting... Read more

863 days ago

"Early winter weekend"

Chose this park for its proximity to wineries in the Tualatin valley. Very easy access. All but a few sites are full hookup. Even water is on in the winter as Oregon State parks heats their spigots. All sites nice pea gravel and perfectly level.... Read more

868 days ago

"Wonderful county park"

Stayed two nights in mid October as a base camp for exploring North Cascades NP as the NP campgrounds were closed for the season. Nice level gravel sites with water and electric. Dump station available. Park is beautifully maintained. Decent... Read more

868 days ago

"Winter solitude"

The quieter of the two State Parks near Port Townsend. Lower beach area is open year around with sewer and electric. Water is off at the sites from November to April but is available at one site. Lots of trails to walk, nice beach access. ... Read more
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"Hidden gem on the Oregon coast"
"Cowlitz valley surprise"
Mora Campground
Forks, WA
"Forested CG on the coast"
Shoreline RV Park
Crescent City, CA
"Nice basecamp park in town"
"Tight quarters"
Cape Lookout State Park
Tillamook, OR
"Nice older State Park"
"Early winter weekend"
"Wonderful county park"
"Winter solitude"

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