Coleville / Walker KOA Holiday Campground Blog

Impressive Granite Cliffs

4/5/2022

The impressive Granite Cliffs are called “Centennial Bluff”, standing majestically tall on the west side of Highway 395, here in Coleville California.  They are the site of a historical event that occurred on July 4th, 1876.  A traditional Independence Day celebration was carried out with a picnic...

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Fishing West Walker River

4/4/2022

With the addition of acreage and direct access to the West Walker River from our campground, I thought I’d share a brief background on this tributary. The West Walker River is a 95-mile long tributary of the Walker River that flows through eastern California and western Nevada. The River rises from...

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History of Meadowcliff and RV Park

3/31/2022

The original Meadowcliff Lodge ten-room building was built in 1959 by Mr. and Mrs. Jones.  They opened for business in November of that year, with the first guest paying $5 for their stay.  The second ten-room motel building was opened for business in 1998.  It wasn’t until 2008, when the first...

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