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A gorgeous locale for a wedding

We attended a picture perfect wedding here. Rain had threatened all day, but the ceremony and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
KatieScarlett1970
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Arlington Heights, Illinois
Remembering those who served in the 10th Mountain Division...

While there isn't much left to see of this historically significant camp, the area is beautiful and... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
Brian0ntheGo
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Bradenton, Florida
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Built in 1942 as a training camp for a WWII army force, this campsite is now home to Camp Jeep.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good20%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We attended a picture perfect wedding here. Rain had threatened all day, but the ceremony and cocktail hour proceeded under cloudy skies. It began raining during the reception, however the totally enclosed reception tent kept everyone dry. Be prepared for a half hour drive to...More

Thank KatieScarlett1970
Reviewed 30 July 2017

While there isn't much left to see of this historically significant camp, the area is beautiful and there are maintained dirt roads through the camp that you can travel to give you an idea what this military camp must have been like. There are interpretive...More

Thank Brian0ntheGo
Reviewed 12 April 2017

there is not much there other than a placque and memorial commenoratng the soldiers.Pretty ride to the site from Vail. But it is nice to see the location where the 10th Mt. Division Trained. I undrestnad they are tryng to retore the cam iself. u

Thank Kay M
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Such a beautiful and historic place any time of year! Stay away from the sheep! Sheep Dogs aren't friendly!

2  Thank uphighenterprises
Reviewed 23 November 2016

this is a fantastic place to mountain bike, camp, snow mobile, hike and back country ski. Go and feel the history and the back country but be careful

1  Thank Vail183
Reviewed 18 November 2016

We actually drove around the camp. I had never gone on the roads inside of it. Some street signs still visible, lots of foundations and great insight to the men who trained and fought in world war 2.

1  Thank skier003
Reviewed 26 October 2016

A mind boggling endeavor at the time. These brave men, courages, dedicated and loyal to country and flag! My hat is off for them and this tribute is worth visiting in this beautiful setting.

Thank Heidi B
Reviewed 11 September 2016

This is a little-known part of the efforts of the U.S. in WWII. It is hard to comprehend this area (now taken out) once housed 18,000 andmore military men working on skiis. There is a movie of the adventure (Fire on the Mountain) that shares...More

Thank NORMAN B
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Camp Hale was a great place to visit. Plan your visit with the right clothes and weather in mind. Friendly staff and beautiful location.

Thank Dave A
Reviewed 13 August 2016

We loved seeing the old dilapidated structures from the soldiers training stations.Good river fishing right next to the grounds.

Thank Lelandmom
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gdaustin13
25 August 2017|
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Response from KatieScarlett1970 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we were their for a wedding. You might want to contact the Denver public library.
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KatieScarlett1970
26 July 2017|
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Response from Kay M | Reviewed this property |
usually it is in the 50s. It cools off quickly when the sun goes down and with no humidity.
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