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Okemos, Michigan, United States
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We stayed here before heading into Yellowstone for a week of boondocking. It provided a lot of services that helped us restock and refill the RV before we went off the grid. It was more like being in a subdivision than a campground, but if you need a chance to regenerate before or after some time in the wilderness, this...

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Ponderosa turned out to be one of the best RV parks we stayed at. It is family owned and managed, the bathrooms were spotless, and a variety of toiletries made available in the shower units. It is also located within walking distance to the Buffalo Bill Centre and Wild West Museum, but of course that is probably why you are...

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San Marcos, California
Reviewed 5 October 2016

This is very nice RV park located just down the street from the Buffalo Bill Center of the West, in fact it is within walking distance. This is probably the best place for RV'ers that are planning to visit the Center. Convenient, Clean with a very informative staff.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Great rv park in cody, wy 56 miles to yellowstone. In the city great location to gas, restaurants, dairy Queen, museums. Great staff, great laundry. Clean, great gift shop and reasonably priced. The sites are level and easy to pull through. Trees and playground wi-fi good. Walmart south of Campground

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Santa Cruz, CA
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Our second time here and it is a nice place. Our first visit was in the older, main part of the campground in a back in site. This time they assigned us a pull through outside the main campground. No trees and it's mostly muddy gravel after a couple days of rain. Biggest problem is weak wifi that drops you...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Spent two nights here in the fall. Bathrooms were clean, staff was friendly, location was perfect. Walking distance to Buffalo Bill Museum of the West. Good cable. Near a SuperWalmart, which is important when you are trailer camping. I would stay there again.

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1Thank agraves26
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Staff is very friendly and they have a nice gift shop with good prices. Dog friendly and has a small fenced in area for dogs to go off leash (though it is a very small area, my only complaint is that it could be a tad bigger). The sites are nice, though slightly close together (however it is in town,...

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Very busy. Very nice. Showers were ok but watch out for the mats in there, they are very uncomfortable when you have bare feet. Nice playground for the kids. Nice helpful people in the office, very full of information about the area. Make sure to make reservations especially during the summer, they usually don't have room for drop ins during...

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Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

The employees were tremendously helpful, polite and a wealth of knowledge about the area. The campground was very clean and conveniently located to everything in Cody! Don't miss the Mountain Man talk which was very informative.

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Brainerd, Minnesota
Reviewed 14 September 2016

This was our second visit to the Ponderosa. This time it started out a bit bumpy. Our reservation was messed up but it all worked out fine. They made it right when we got there. The bathrooms and showers are good and for the most part very clean. One thing you need to know is that they don't accept credit/debit...

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Address: 1815 8th Street, Cody, WY 82414
Region: United States > Wyoming > Cody
Number of rooms: 296
Also Known As:
Ponderosa Campground Cody, Wyoming
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 of 5 bubbles sekmd2472016, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“As above I recommended sites 80-100 for RVs and Tent sites along the river”
 of 5 bubbles jackiesueh, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If tent camping, stay down by the river area. Cabins looked like.”
 of 5 bubbles newyorkcowboy, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We did not have reservations but would recommend that you do.”
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“Any cabin would be great choice.”
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