The Best of August 2021

Sep 2, 2021 | 5 Star Campgrounds

The Best of August 2021

By Campendium

One-thousand four-hundred and eighty-nine (1,489) campgrounds received 5-star reviews in August! Check out some of the highlights.

Mcbride Springs Campground
Mcbride Springs Campground | Shasta National Forest -Mount Shasta, CA

“This first-come, first-serve campground was perfect! The spots were nice and spaced out. Would absolutely stay here again!” – EdmondsonLH

Arch Campground
Arch Campground | Kodachrome Basin State Park -Henrieville, UT

“Rustic campground in Kodachrome Basin SP. A nice change from the crowds at the nearby national parks. Plenty of hiking and mountain biking opportunities.” – Betsy

Frank Jackson State Park
Frank Jackson State Park | Alabama State Park -Opp, AL

“Great lakeside sites! Shade, full hookup, cable TV, great WiFi, nice view, hiking trails, clean and peace and quiet!” – Jan

Beaver Reservoir Dispersed Camping
Beaver Reservoir Dispersed Camping | Arapaho National Forest -Ward, CO

“Such a beautiful place to stay. 50 minutes from Boulder and close to many hikes in Rocky Mountain NP. We found a nice open space towards the end near the reservoir.” – Valentines

Klahowya Campground
Klahowya Campground | Olympic National Forest -Sappho, WA

“Close to Forks and Lake Crescent and right off the highway (but no noise). Convenient location but get here early. At 3pm on a Tuesday there were only 3 sites left.” – DanHub

Last Dollar Road Dispersed Camping
Last Dollar Road Dispersed Camping | Uncompahgre National Forest -Telluride, CO

“Gorgeous! We have a truck camper and we were able to make it up the road easily. It’s a beautiful drive rewarded by a beautiful view and a clean spot for camping.” – Saul

Dalton Wells Road Dispersed Camping
Dalton Wells Road Dispersed Camping | State Trust Land -Moab, UT

“Easy in, and out and plenty of space. Sign does say no camping but that’s just the first .5 mile from the road keep going past and you will find it.” – ThewanderingO

Hid'n Pines Family Campground
Hid’n Pines Family Campground | RV Park -Old Orchard Beach, ME

“Great for kids and adults alike. The sites have decent spacing between, with grass and trees throughout, and are level. There is also a trolley stop at the entrance of the campground.” – Liz & Jake

Wheat Land Communities Fairgrounds
Wheat Land Communities Fairgrounds | County Fairgrounds -Ritzville, WA

“Fantastic location, amazing camp hosts, great cell for work. A great pit stop for the weary traveler or full timer. We will be back and this place has really set a high bar.” – Boondachshunds

Old Federal Campground
Old Federal Campground | Army Corps Of Engineers -Flowery Branch, GA

“We were on the lake, and had a level and shaded campsite. Decent shade from some mature trees. Our campsite (38) gave us stunning sunset views” – MJ-AVL

Lake Wenatchee Airstrip Dispersed Camping
Lake Wenatchee Airstrip Dispersed Camping | Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest -Leavenworth, WA

“Lots of space, good solar and great internet speeds. This is a great site for rigs of all sizes. We had two friends who got their 40ft 5th wheel back to the airstrip.” – The Wandering Shores

Sunshine Campground
Sunshine Campground | Uncompahgre National Forest -Telluride, CO

“Loved this place! Campground hosts Don and Lynda were so nice! Convenient to Mountain Village and Telluride. First come, first serve so arrive early.” – DRL

Lake Linden Village Campground
Lake Linden Village Campground | County Park -Lake Linden, MI

“Quiet park. Gorgeous view from rustic site 5. Private and spacious. Screaming LTE for Verizon and wifi which is awesome for working remotely.” – Elaine

Trout Creek Campground
Trout Creek Campground | RV Park -Tuckasegee, NC

“Secluded little campground. Our site backed up to the stream running through the campground which also had a small waterfall at our site (site 5). We would definitely go back.” – Doug

Luzerne State Campground
Luzerne State Campground | New York State Park -Lake Luzerne, NY

“A classic Adirondack NY state campground. Large sites in a dense tall pine forest. Overall, we loved the peaceful forest setting as well as proximity to Lake George area.” – Snowalker

Point Hudson Marina & RV ParkPoint Hudson Marina & RV Park | RV Park – Port Townsend, WA

“All sites have some view of the bay or harbor. You can walk into town or watch boats go in and out of the marina. We even saw sea otters play around. We enjoy the full hook up as well.” – Ing

Chambers Lake Campground
Chambers Lake Campground | Roosevelt National Forest – Bellvue, CO

“Great campground. Clean toilets. Even though our campsite was close to the road it was quiet. Nice lake view.” – Lena

Fort Anahuac Park
Fort Anahuac Park | County Park – Anahuac, TX

“The park is wide open, green grass and a nice view of the water. It’s a lot cleaner than I would expect. It’s a perfect place to stop after a day on the road.” – Jacob

Anthony Chabot Regional Park Campground
Anthony Chabot Regional Park Campground | County Park – Castro Valley, CA

“We came here to escape the brutal inland California heat. 4 days in beautiful spot #70, with a stunning view over the lake— definitely one of the best.” – Kimba

Cloudland Canyon State Park
Cloudland Canyon State Park | Georgia State Park – Rising Fawn, GA

“Wooded, spacious & beautiful. Less than 30 minutes to Chattanooga & Rock City. Hiking trails near our site #21. Enjoyed our stay immensely.” – Jeff