Coleville / Walker KOA Holiday Campground Blog

5 Tips for Hiking With Your Dog

12/29/2022

5 Tips for Hiking With Your DogHiking is a great way to get some fresh air, exercise and spend time with your dog. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced hiker, these five tips will show you how to hike with your dog and help you both have a great time on the trail.1. Prepare for Weather and...

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5 Recipes for Camping Trips the Whole Family Will Love

11/9/2022

5 Recipes for Camping Trips the Whole Family Will LoveWhen planning your next camping trip, check out these five quick and easy camping recipes that will have everyone begging for seconds!1. Grilled Breakfast SandwichStart the day with a grilled breakfast sandwich that will make your mouth water....

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Things to Know When South Lake Tahoe Fishing

8/19/2022

Enjoy fishing surrounded by beautiful nature when you spend the day on the south side of Lake Tahoe, the largest alpine lake in the U.S. The lake's clear waters make it the perfect place to go fishing, whether you are a beginner or an expert fisherman.Learn more about the best practices for fishing...

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Fishing on the West Walker River

8/18/2022

Enjoy West Walker River camping when you stay at Coleville/Walker KOA Holiday. Our KOA Campground is just a short walk or drive from the river. Campers at our campground have private access to the river for wading, fishing and hiking.The West Walker River is 95 miles long, flowing through eastern...

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8/11/2022 - Fishing Update

8/11/2022

8/11/22 Fishing UpdateThe fish are biting!Best Bait:We've noticed that the best bait to use lately has been grasshoppers!  Best Time To Fish:We recommend fishing in the early morning or late evening.  That seems to be when the big ones are biting!Book Your Stay TodayBook your stay at KOA:...

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7/27/22 - Fishing Update

7/27/2022

7/27/22 Fishing Update For West Walker RiverWe're Catching Rainbow Trout!The water flows are slower and the water temperature is up at the private access of West Walker River our campground includes.  Despite that, our guests are pulling in 3-5 pound rainbows in the early morning and an hour before...

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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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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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