Theft is on the rise everywhere! But campsite theft in campgrounds and RV parks is getting out of control. But who’s responsibility is it and how do your keep your your camping gear and belongings from becoming a target for thieves? We’ll talk about some very useful campsite theft prevention tips that will help protect your personal property whether camping in an RV or tent camping.
Some older RVs motorhomes or campers may not be welcome at some RV parks because of the 10 year rule. Your RV may be denied entrance or even a reservation because its’ age. Does your motorhome, older fifth wheel, travel trailer or other RV fit in this criteria?
When we started full-time RVing, our biggest concern was how to find Campgrounds and RV parks that would accommodate our RV fifth wheel toy hauler. Now, several years later, we’ve mastered how to locate great campsites through several different resources.
While exploring Theodore Roosevelt National Park in North Dakota, we camped at Cottonwood Campground inside the park. It’s located just five miles from the National Park’s South Unit park entrance. Our plans were originally to camp three nights. Due inclement weather, we ended up staying a few more days. But it was more than the cold rain that kept us there!
Located just outside of Minneapolis, Minnesota, Town and Country Campground and RV Park is a short drive to Twin Cities’ Mall of America, Valley Fair, and other cool places to visit in the area. We stayed here while visiting our son’s family near Shakopee. However, we must give you a heads up, our stay was not what we expected!
Did you know there is actually an amazing beachfront campground in the desert of Arizona? Cattail Cove State Park Campground has a white sand beach, boat ramp, and 61 campsites right on Lake Havasu. This picturesque Arizona State Park campground offers a broad spectrum of activities for all to enjoy. Read more of what we have to say in our Cattail Cove State Park Campground Review!
When we visited Joshua Tree National Park in December 2017, we were forced to take refuge for a few days at Joshua Tree Lake RV & Campground in California due to inclement weather and a short-term illness. Here’s our campground review of the RV park and campground.
Camping and tailgate parties go hand-in-hand like a perfect marriage. Having the best tailgating gear will make you the envy of the campground. Here’s the perfect guide to camping gear and football tailgate party supplies that will rock your campsite or outdoor tailgating party!
We stayed at Dakota Meadows RV Park at the Mystic Lake Casino in Shakopee, Minnesota when we visit family. Claimed as the Twin Cities premier RV Park, it’s literally steps away from blackjack tables, slots and entertainment venues. But it’s also near Minneapolis’ Mall of America, Valley Fair, and Cleary Lake Regional Park as well as many other fun things to do in the area. However, our review may not be what you expect.
If the mountains are calling your name, Colorado Springs is a great place to visit. If you’re traveling with your RV; albeit motorhome, fifth wheel, travel trailer or camper, we found a cool little campground that may just lure you to stay; Mountaindale RV Resort. But don’t let their description ‘resort’ fool you. Here’s why…