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How to pick a campsite

How to Pick a Campsite

When you are on vacation or camping everything should go off without a hitch. To pick out the perfect campsite you will need to know a bit about your RV and where you are camping to reach the perfect RV lifestyle experience.

Must Know Info

Your RV

Knowing the dimensions and specs of the RV is very important when it comes to safety and the size of your campsite.

  • Length
  • Height
  • Width + 3 feet (each of our RVs has slide outs)
  • Space for awning
  • 30 Amps needed for electric hookup
How to pick a campsite

Supplies

Kitchen Kit (Included)

  • Bowls
  • Plates
  • Cups
  • Silverware set
  • Spatula
  • Mixing spoons
  • Can opener
  • Pots & pans
  • Keurig

RV Starter Kit (Included)

  • RV toilet paper
  • Toilet chemicals
  • Sewage hose
  • Water hose
  • Water pressure regulator
  • 30-15 electrical adaptor

Where Will You Be Camping

RV Park

RV Park

RV parks have a nice setting with more RV campsites than campgrounds. We recommend checking reviews and images before booking. Features:

  • Water hookups
  • Electrical hookups
  • Sewer hookups
  • Possible amenities:
    • Cable TV
    • Playground
RV Resort

RV Resorts

Wanting a lot of amenities and features? RV resorts are well-maintained and have the works…but are pricier. The price is a good suggestion of the quality. Features:

  • Water hookups
  • Electrical hookups
  • Sewer hookups
  • Cable TV
  • Possible amenities:
    • Clubhouses
    • Stores
    • Pools
Campground

Campground

Campgrounds are great places to get out into nature like state and national parks. Features:

  • Views
  • Generally large campsites
  • Firepits
  • Possible amenities:
    • Water hookups
    • Electrical hookups
    • Campground dump stations
Boondocking

Boondocking

Get away with dry camping or boondocking. No hookups at all. Caution: Watch tank/electric levels. Features:

  • Water hookups
  • Electrical hookups
  • Sewer hookups
  • Possible amenities:
    • Cable TV
    • Playground

Questions to Ask When Picking A Site

  • Do you have 30 amp hookups?
  • What is the length and width of the campsite?
  • Are there any branches above the campsite?
  • Are there any fire restrictions?
  • What are your amenities?
Electrical Hookups

RV Camping Resources

Good Sam

Good Sam is a great resource for reviewing campgrounds, RV parks, resorts, and finding the best spot. Click below to access their website.

AllStays

AllStays is a the best app/website for finding state and national parks for camping. Click below to access their website or search in AppStore.

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