Campsite squatting has become a way of stealth camping in campgrounds all across the U.S, including even National Parks and State Parks. However, this form of camping is illegal and immoral! It takes away from campers who actually pay for their campsites, as well, the campgrounds themselves. As of recent, campground owners are now catching on. The freeloading squatters are getting caught camping illegally and facing serious consequences!
Luxury RV resorts are great high-end, all-inclusive RV vacation destinations where money can buy happiness! But, get your checkbook out because these ritzy, upscale RV vacation destinations spare no expense to providing their RVing guests with comfortable accommodations with high end amenities.
Camp Hosts are the front line workers of campgrounds and RV parks. They conduct similar services as hotel staff and others in the hospitality industry. But, the question comes up from time to time if campers should be tipping the Camp Host?
What is happening to make camping so expensive these days? Camping used to be cheap fun; especially with RVs! Gone are the days of $10-15 per night campsite fees. Even before the global pandemic, we noticed the sudden uptick in escalating camping fees. But at what cost? Why has simple camping become pretty much a rich man’s game?
If you have an RV or camper, sometimes finding the perfect campground or RV park that suits your type of camping can take a bit of finagling. From more natural setting campgrounds or busy family friendly camping resorts to quiet over 55 RV parks or luxurious RV resorts, there’s something for every RVer out there! But what are the differences in the different types of RV camping?
Campsite theft is getting out of control. Thieves are making their way into campgrounds and RV parks to steal your stuff! But who’s responsibility is it to keep your your camping gear and belongings from becoming a target for theft? These useful campsite theft prevention tips will help protect your personal property whether camping in a campground or camping off grid.
Has your RV been denied a campground reservation because of the RV 10 year rule?! Even if you have a high end, fancy motorhome or fifth wheel, your RV may not be welcome or even make a reservation! Is the 10 year rule a form of snobby RV discrimination? Or, is there a good reason for this over-reaching camping rule to disallow old RVs from setting up camp?
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.
Tionesta Recreation Area Campground is an Army Corps of Engineers park located on the shore of Tionesta Lake and Dam in Pennsylvania. The campground draws mostly local campers who enjoy weekend getaways amidst the forest scenery and recreation. This camping area is noted for its big game and wildlife, fishing and hiking.
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!