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Great wedding venue

I went for a wedding this past weekend and it was an amazing experience. The shuttle was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Adrianna A
A gorgeous locale for a wedding

We attended a picture perfect wedding here. Rain had threatened all day, but the ceremony and... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
KatieScarlett1970
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Arlington Heights, Illinois
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Built in 1942 as a training camp for a WWII army force, this campsite is now home to Camp Jeep.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good19%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Vail, CO
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went for a wedding this past weekend and it was an amazing experience. The shuttle was professional and safe. It was about a 35 min drive from Vail to Camp Hale. During this time of the year, you get all the colors nature has...More

Thank Adrianna A
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We attended a picture perfect wedding here. Rain had threatened all day, but the ceremony and cocktail hour proceeded under cloudy skies. It began raining during the reception, however the totally enclosed reception tent kept everyone dry. Be prepared for a half hour drive to...More

Thank KatieScarlett1970
Reviewed 31 July 2017

While there isn't much left to see of this historically significant camp, the area is beautiful and there are maintained dirt roads through the camp that you can travel to give you an idea what this military camp must have been like. There are interpretive...More

Thank Brian0ntheGo
Reviewed 12 April 2017

there is not much there other than a placque and memorial commenoratng the soldiers.Pretty ride to the site from Vail. But it is nice to see the location where the 10th Mt. Division Trained. I undrestnad they are tryng to retore the cam iself. u

Thank Kay M
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Such a beautiful and historic place any time of year! Stay away from the sheep! Sheep Dogs aren't friendly!

2  Thank uphighenterprises
Reviewed 23 November 2016

this is a fantastic place to mountain bike, camp, snow mobile, hike and back country ski. Go and feel the history and the back country but be careful

1  Thank Vail183
Reviewed 19 November 2016

We actually drove around the camp. I had never gone on the roads inside of it. Some street signs still visible, lots of foundations and great insight to the men who trained and fought in world war 2.

1  Thank skier003
Reviewed 27 October 2016

A mind boggling endeavor at the time. These brave men, courages, dedicated and loyal to country and flag! My hat is off for them and this tribute is worth visiting in this beautiful setting.

Thank Heidi B
Reviewed 12 September 2016

This is a little-known part of the efforts of the U.S. in WWII. It is hard to comprehend this area (now taken out) once housed 18,000 andmore military men working on skiis. There is a movie of the adventure (Fire on the Mountain) that shares...More

Thank NORMAN B
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Camp Hale was a great place to visit. Plan your visit with the right clothes and weather in mind. Friendly staff and beautiful location.

Thank Dave A
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gdaustin13
25 August 2017|
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Response from KatieScarlett1970 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we were their for a wedding. You might want to contact the Denver public library.
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KatieScarlett1970
26 July 2017|
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Response from Kay M | Reviewed this property |
usually it is in the 50s. It cools off quickly when the sun goes down and with no humidity.
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