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Veterans’ Memorial County Park & Campground

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1 review

  • N4668 County Rd VP, West Salem, WI 54669, USA
  • 608-786-4011

Family Camping on the banks of the La Crosse River.

* Shaded Grassy sites
* Easy Access from I-90
* 100 + Sites
* Electrical Hook-ups
* Sanitary Dump Station
* Drinking Water
* Firewood for Sale
* Flush Toilets
* Hot Showers
* Camp Store
* 4 acre Fishing Pond
* Public Telephone
* Canoe Landing
* Direct Access to the trail
* Playground
* Shuffleboard and Horseshoes
* Canoeing on the La Crosse River



Phone: 608-786-4011

Total Sites: 100


Amenities

  • tenting
  • store
  • swimming pool
  • fishing
  • lp gas
  • modem connection
  • pullthrus
  • sewer hookups
  • laundry
  • other swimming
  • rentals
  • pets
  • cable tv
  • lodging
  • dump station
  • recreation hall
  • boating
  • group area
  • phone hookups
  • slideouts
  • wi-fi

Directions

Located directly off the LaCrosse River Bike trail, you can bike in, or drive.



Weather

Partly Cloudy
Wednesday 01/18/2017 10%
Partly Cloudy
Skies clearing overnight. Lows overnight in the low 30s.
Mostly Cloudy
Thursday 01/19/2017 20%
Mostly Cloudy
A mix of clouds and sun early, then becoming cloudy later in the day. Slight chance of a rain shower. High near 40F. Winds light and variable.
Fog
Friday 01/20/2017 20%
Fog
Morning fog, then cloudy in the afternoon. Temps nearly steady in the mid to upper 30s. Winds light and variable.
Chance of Rain
Saturday 01/21/2017 50%
Chance of Rain
Rain showers early with overcast skies later in the day. High 47F. Winds SSE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
Overcast
Sunday 01/22/2017 20%
Overcast
Cloudy skies. High 42F. Winds light and variable.


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  • BigDog
  • Member Since: November 20, 2012
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Pricing isn't Bike Friendly

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July 7, 2007

We started camping at Veterans Memorial campground in 2000, and went every year. Sadly, the previous experience will be our last. The pricing structure has changed, and it is now cheaper for us to stay in hotels. We bike with 4 guys, all having individual 1-man tents (biking guys don't share tents). They charge per-tent, and do not waver from this. If we all used 1 tent, the price would be $16. Because we have tiny (very tiny) individual tents, it costs us $64 per night to camp. Our first year, it was $6 per night, and now it is $64. Sad. It has a great location, and is a beautiful area, but if you are biking or hiking with adults, save the money and get a hotel. This place is now designed to cater to the big RV crowd, and us tent campers need to look elsewhere.

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