Campgrounds Archive

Rancho Oso Camping Santa Barbara CA

Rancho Oso is nestled in the mountains of Santa Barbara, CA. More of a dude ranch than a campground, this Thousand Trails property makes for a great getaway. Unplug for a few days to enjoy the peace and quiet of the mountains. The dark nights are ideal for star gazing

Best Campgrounds – Favorite Camping Experiences Year One

There are great places to camp all over the United States. In the first year we put over 14,000 miles on the motorhome and traveled to 22 states. This is a collection of the best campgrounds we stayed at our first year of full time RVing.

Clay’s Park Campground Water Park Ohio

Clay’s Park is a large campground and water park in Ohio. We stayed at Clay’s Park for four nights to attend our cousin’s wedding in Massillon. Most importantly, the park offered 30 amp electric hookup for Leo (read post on RVing with large dogs). Humid 90

Kenisee Lake RV Campground Thousand Trails Ohio

The countries largest D-Day reenactment in Conneaut brought us to Kenisee Lake RV Campground. After learning about the major role the Higgins boat at the National WWII Museum, we were both looking forward to a ride at the event. An unfortunate mix up with

RV Camping Green Bay – Oneida Casino

When we looked for RV camping in Green Bay, we came up empty. Luckily, we found Oneida Casino and made that our home base during our visit. Casino camping or overnight RV parking at a casino is quite popular among RVers. Throughout the United States, there

Tranquil Timbers RV Camping Door County Wisconsin

Door County Wisconsin is beautiful. A great place to relax, unwind and enjoy the slow pace in the summer. There are several public and private RV camping options in Door County. Tranquil Timbers on Sturgeon Bay is one RV camping option in Door County.

RV Camping Cliffside Park Racine, Wisconsin

This is one of those times where I had to ask myself “do I really want to share this gem?” It’s rare for me to feel that way about a place especially a campground, but Cliffside Park is special. We spent a week RV

Pine Country RV Resort – Thousand Trails in Belvidere, Illinois

Where is Belvidere, Illinois you ask? It’s just east of Rockford, Illinois along I-90. We ended up at Pine Country RV Resort because Joe wanted to visit the Illinois Railway Museum. Wish I could tell you about the museum. We didn’t make it there due to poor

Hollywood Casino Joliet – RV Park Near Chicago Illinois

We decided to visit our good friends who live outside of Chicago in near Joliet, Illinois. With limited RV park and boondocking options, we ended up at Hollywood Casino Joliet. We’re no strangers to casino camping, however, this is the first time we’ve stayed at

D&W Lake Camping and RV Park Champaign, Illinois

D&W Lake is a small, quaint, peaceful RV park in Champaign, Illinois. We stayed in one of their full hookup sites for four nights in May. If the park wasn’t sold out for graduation weekend, we would have extended our stay a few more