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Silver Spur RV Park — Silverton, Ore.

Camp with outside game options
  • Editor Rating

  • Rated 4.5 stars
$20 to $40
  • 90%


Summary:

This well landscaped campground is in a cute small town about 20 minutes east of Salem, Ore. Great place to visit the capital, vineyards, Silver Falls State Park and the Oregon Garden from. The campgrounds main building is a very nice lodge, with a large store, game room, and laundry room. Outside the lodge are boca ball, bean bag toss, and other lawn games, next to a nice playground. There is a catch and release fishing pond. The park is walking distance to Safeway, and Silverton’s famous murals.

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Pros

  • Good location for touring
  • Very nice lodge
  • Nice Landscaping, many flower beds, roses and mowed grass for each site
  • Picnic table at each campsite
  • Playground, outside toys
  • Clean bathhouses with showers
  • Game room
  • Fishing pond
  • Two ponds to walk around
  • Vineyard behind property
  • Full hookups with 50-amp power
  • Good price laundry room, $1.50 wash, $1 dry
  • Activities like movies and root beer float nights
  • Nice picnic area with large gas firepit and kitchen to rent for parties/ rallies
  • Shopping available in Silverton, one half mile to Safeway
  • Cute walkable small town with murals and many historic homes

Cons

  • Driving tight into and around the park for large rigs
  • Exit is challenging to turn left onto highway
  • Call about maximum occupancy. The county used to have rules about the number of people allowed to stay in a RV, even for one night.
  • About Athena Pantekoek

    Athena Pantekoek and her husband, Darin, are parents of two teens . They have been traveling the country since 2010 in their Holiday Rambler Class A – “The Rolling Shoebox.” They have visited 44 states, learning America is so much more fascinating than they ever knew. They also have visited more than 40 of the Thousand Trails Campgrounds. Follow their adventures at www.rollingshoebox.com.

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