St. Louis N.E. / I-270 / Granite City KOA

Welcome Happy Campers!

This is the KOA closest to St. Louis attractions! Set up camp on Old Route 66, just 12 miles from downtown. See the soaring Gateway Arch. Walk or bike across the Historic Route 66 Chain of Rocks Bridge. Whether you want to cheer on a pro team, shop until you drop or try your luck at casinos, St. Louis has it all! Visit Cahokia Mounds and Lewis & Clark state historic sites, the Missouri Botanical Garden and the unique City Museum. At the campground, you can swim, romp on the playground or play horseshoes. Kids love the free Jumping Pillow. Pool: Memorial Weekend - Labor Day Weekend. Max pull thru: 75 feet. Your hosts: the Cuvar family and friends.

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Campground Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 70' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cable TV
  • Pool (5/28 - 9/3)
  • Propane ($)
  • Pavilion
  • Dog Park
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Ways to Stay

KOA Journey

KOA Journey Campgrounds

KOA Journey campgrounds are the perfect oases after a day on the road. Whether it’s along the way or a quick getaway, they’ve got you covered. Located near the highways and byways of North America with long Pull-thru RV Sites, they deliver convenience to the traveling camper. Pull in, ease back and take a load off.

KOA Journeys Feature:

  • Pull-through RV Sites with 50-amp service
  • Premium Tent Sites
  • Well lit after hours check-in service

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Local Area

Gateway Arch - Jefferson National Expansion Memorial

Link: www.gatewayarch.com St. Louis Riverfront St. Louis, MO (located 15 minutes from campground) (877) 982-1410 (314) 923-3048 At 630 ft. our nation's tallest manmade monument has plenty of exciting activities. Take the tram ride to the top, see a documentary film, experience a giant screen movie, visit the Lewis & Clark exhibit in the museum or shopping in the gift shop. . Open daily except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's. Extended summer hours. You must now have a ticket to get into the Arch. Tickets may be order by phone 1-877-982-1410 or by going to the Old Courthouse. If you wish to get tickets online be warned, no same day ticket are available online.

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Gateway Arch Riverboats

Link: www.gatewayarch.com
St. Louis Riverfront
St. Louis, MO (located 15 minutes from campground)
(877)982-1410 (314)923-3048
One hour sightseeing cruises, daily. Dinner cruises, private charters and specialty cruises available. Savor delicious cuisine aboard a two-hour moonlight Mississippi River cruise or lunch at the Arch View Cafe. Enjoy live music. Reservations required.

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Anheuser-Busch Brewery Tours

Link: www.budweisertours.com
I-55 & Arsenal St.
St. Louis, MO (located 20 minutes from the campground)
(314)577-2626
Tours include the historic Brew house, Budweiser Clydesdale Stables, lager cellar, packaging plant, and hospitality room. Open daily. FREE

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Grant's Farm

Link: www.grantsfarm.com
10501 Gravois Rd.
St. Louis, MO (located 30 minutes from campground)
(314)843-1700
This Busch family estate was once owned by Ulysses S. Grant. See the Animal shows, petting area and take a tram ride through the wildlife preserve. FREE Nominal parking fee. Open mid-April - Oct.

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