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Rockford, Michigan
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Our family of 5 tented here overnight since the Lewis and Clark State Park campground was full. We were checked-in by a young staffer who was friendly and helpful. The campground is conveniently located near the freeway, but road noise could be heard across the lake throughout the night. The bathrooms were very clean, and in excellent condition. The lake...

Thank Grant M
Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Overall, this KOA is just that "Average". The property is very tight and cluttered. The cabins are close together and with trailers around them. The pool closes at 8pm - so a little too early for our son to enjoy when we checked in at 7 off of the road.

Thank td397
Peoria, Illinois
Reviewed 13 July 2016

We stopped here for an overnight stay while traveling home to Illinois from South Dakota. It ended up being a couple miles off the interstate, but not too far. It ended up being a really nice place, surrounded by lots of trees for shade, large pull-through sites and a really pretty lake right next to it. Lewis and Clark State...

Thank Thomas F
Reviewed 4 July 2016

We choose this KOA because it was an easy in and out on our way west. And it was across the lake from the Lewis and Clark Keelboat. Sites were level and WiFi was adequate, staff were friendly, and rate was fair for full hook ups.

Thank travelinman06
Granite City, Illinois
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

The staff was extremely friendly and the campground was very clean. Bathrooms were also clean and well supplied. The campground is on a beautiful lake and down the street is the Lewis and Clark State Park. We stopped by and took a look around the visitor center. That is also very well done. I would stay here again.

Thank Kathy W
Reviewed 23 June 2016

The staff was very pleasant and helpful. Most spots are in the trees. There is a pretty view of the lake. The site was level with a fire pit. The bathrooms and showers were very clean. It was easy to get to from the interstate. It was far enough from the interstate to not have the traffic noise.

Thank Alan T
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 20 June 2016

On the the annual motorcycle with friends a member of a our group booked two cabins at the campground on Blue Lake just across the Missouri River on the Iowa/Nebraska border. After riding 400 miles through temps soaring into the upper 90s, we quickly shed our riding gear and hit the pool. The small pool was refreshing and the deep...

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

This place are perfectly located for a quick stop over for our trip to MN but unfortunately this KOA are so poorly maintained the road are tight and so are the sites, no cable no wifi but there are a pool and common shower area we didn't use. Over all this could be a nice place just needed some TLC...

Thank Jason S
Fairfield, Texas
Reviewed 14 September 2015

Campground was beautiful--right on the lake! We only stayed one night, so didn't unhook our 5th wheel. Site was level, which was a plus. Only complaint was our site was very close to neighbors. Had very nice dog areas. Campgrounds were clean. Friendly staff. Office was not open when we arrived, but our site map, etc, was already prepared and...

1Thank Sherri O
Panama city beach
Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

Very well run KOA. Workers were very helpful and grounds are well kept. Sites are a little close but we had enough room. Water, electric, wifi, all work very well. No cable but you can get network TV, The town does have some sightseeing and there is a casino a couple of miles away. Great place to stop for a...

Thank D987

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Address: 21788 Dogwood Ave, Onawa, IA 51040-8665
Region: United States > Iowa > Onawa
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