cleanliness and physical characteristics of restrooms, including interior construction, adequate supplies/odor free, adequate number of facilities, exterior appearance and location in relation to park spaces, and interior appearance.
the park's setting and site layout, function and identification of signage, overall exterior building maintenance, noise, trash disposal, litter and debris around the grounds and sites, and appearance of grounds, sites and entrance area.
The playground was nostalgic and more fun for young kids. There was no basketball hoop, yet the pool was extremely good. The entire grounds were clean and well maintained. Riding bikes on the grounds gives a person a good work-out.
The campground is located in a secluded area, which is nice for quietness. There are ample city parks and playgrounds for all ages within a very short drive or a doable walk or bike ride.
The owners bought Driftwood a few years ago and did a great job in refurbishing it. We visited with people who had stayed there for a month, and they love it.
One suggestion: ask the campground attendant the best hill to drive to exit the area. The city streets from the river are steep, except the one we used which is three miles north of the campground.
We will definitely stay there again.
Very Nice, Super Friendly Park
Host along with Manager continue to go way out for guests.
Concrete Pad, Plenty of room for our 40 ft
WIFI slow but will be with everyone streaming movies
Pool was great, especially 95 degree muggy days,
Did not use the showers, but restrooms were clean
Laundry was small,but clean and machines worked.
Really, Nothing negative to report.
See you next spring for sure
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The three-number rating that accompanies each campground listing in the directory gives readers an at-a-glance assessment of a campground's amenities, cleanliness and environment.
How to read the Good Sam Rating 10/10 /10. All three ratings categories are measured on a scale of 1 to 10, with 10 being the best.Less than 1 percent of parks or campgrounds receive the coveted 10 / 10 / 10 rating, which indicates superior facilities that are well maintained, clean, well-appointed restrooms and a highly appealing appearance.Campgrounds are inspected annually by dedicated RVers like you.
Completeness of facilities
10 / 10 / 10 The first campground rating evaluates completeness and quality of facilities.In this category we rate interior roads, sites, registration area, hookups, recreation, swimming, security, laundry, store and building maintenance.
Cleanliness and physical characteristics of restrooms and showers
10 / 10 / 10 The second rating category concerns the cleanliness and physical characteristics of toilets, walls, showers, sinks/counters/mirrors and floor. If a park achieves a full point in each of the above, it receives a star (), indicating exceptionally clean restrooms.
Also rated are physical characteristics of restrooms, including interior construction, adequate supplies/odor free, adequate number of facilities, exterior appearance and location in relation to park spaces, and interior appearance.
Visual Appeal and Environmental Quality
10 / 10 / 10 This category addresses the park's setting and site layout, function and identification of signage, overall exterior building maintenance, noise, trash disposal, litter and debris around the grounds and sites, and appearance of grounds, sites and entrance area.
Good Sam recognizes Parks that are implementing "green" practices. If a park complies with 3 or more items from the following list, a special green designation will show in their listing
Non-Toxic Cleaning Products
Natural Pest Control (most of the time)
Minimized the use of Styrofoam and significantly reduce the use of plastic.
Landscape managers use appropriate irrigation systems and drought tolerant and indigenous plants
Recycling cans for the RVers
Changed light bulbs to compact fluorescent lights (CFLs)
Insulated water heaters
Lowered pool temperatures
Installed photocells (solar)
Use more fuel efficient vehicles
Instead of golf carts, implemented a strategy of encouraging the use of bikes and trikes
Tankless Water Heaters
NBnd: From Jct of I-172/IL-110 (Exit 4): Go 3.0 Mi NW to IL-57 (exit 2), then 11.7 mi N to Jefferson St, then 0.2 mi W to S Front St, then 1 mi N to Broadway St, then 0.2 mi W to Bonanshinga Dr, then 1.5 mi N (R) Caution: Do not use Cedar St, Low/Narrow Viaduct