We stayed over 4th of July. For the cost everything was going well. You are out in the boondoggle, but that can be a good thing. When we came back on Friday night our site was flooded by 8 inches of water. I could have taken or should have taken pictures, but didn't. By morning the water was down to 2 inches, we were leaving anyway, but other than the flood which wasn't MWR's fault, it was nice. New stone, they just need to improve the drainage.
Made reservations about 3 months out. No problem checking in on arrival day & the staff were friendly and helpful. The actual camping area is off post and a little confusing to get to if you're not familiar with the paths through the Jersey Pine Barrens. The camping area is at a Skeet range and parking spots are very close together as said in previous reviews but it was only a place to sleep while visiting Jersey Shore, New York City & Philadelphia (all within 1.5hrs away. You can't beat that for $100 per week! The only issue I had were all the mosquitos due to tall grass & weeds in the campgrounds not being cut. But like I said, I was only there to sleep in the RV, so the 20 seconds it took me to get from my truck and into the RV weren't that much of an issue. But if you're planning to be outside longer than that...Good Luck!
Not much has changed since the last time I stayed here. However, the Air Force has taken over base maintenance and has add new water spigots here. Now you will no longer need hoses over 50 feet if that much. Instead of just the two, there are now eight. The Air Force has also started upgrading some of the buildings on base. Yesterday when I went to the BX, there was no guard at the gate between Ft. Dix and Maguire. Maybe things are changing. I was surprised to see so many campers here. Some are here for the winter. Mainly active duty people. Again, not a bad place to stay and handy to most everything.
This is my second time at this campground. There are 12 spaces but some are small. There are only two water hookups. One is split 4 ways and the other had just the one outlet and the head was cracked so water sprayed everywhere. Most electric hookups are ok, but if you are in an even numbered site, it is on the wrong side. The water hookups are located between sites 2 and 3 (with broken head) and sites 8 and 9. Unless you are close to one of these, you need a lot of water hose. The dump station is at Willow Pond, located on base about 3 miles away. It is normally very quiet here. The $100 a week is not too bad, but $20 a day is no bargain. It is a nice place to get away from it all because most of the time there is no one around. The skeet club is here on weekends, but just do their thing and do not bother you. At the easterly end of the campground, beyond the trees there is a building with showers. There is a porta potty on site, so two weeks without dumping is not a problem. Last time here I went 3 weeks.
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