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hisorically intersting

there is not much there other than a placque and memorial commenoratng the soldiers.Pretty ride to... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
Kay M
,
Houston
Snowmobile to the top of the rockies!

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

Reviewed 22 February 2017
uphighenterprises
,
Avon, Colorado
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Built in 1942 as a training camp for a WWII army force, this campsite is now home to Camp Jeep.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good18%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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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

Thank Vail183
Reviewed 18 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 26 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 11 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
Reviewed 13 August 2016

We loved seeing the old dilapidated structures from the soldiers training stations.Good river fishing right next to the grounds.

Thank Lelandmom
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Be sure to rent ATV's and enjoy a ride up the mountains!! Tony with Nova Guides was amazing. So much fun and a beautiful views atop the mountain.

Thank camp4181
Reviewed 27 July 2016

It is hard to imagine the men training for mountain warfare in the 40s. There are no buildings left, but you can see the footprints of what Camp Hale looked like. The harsh winter conditions prepared them for Riva Ridge in Italy that broke the...More

Thank mtnwinegirl
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