RV parks fulfill the requirements of camping for the RV campers.
They provide several camping requirements such as parking, service building, sanitary facilities, etc.
They make the journey of the RV campers into a delightful experience.
RV parks are situated in specific locations like that in open space, commercial recreational areas, highway service or in highway commercial, etc.
The minimum gross area of RV parks should be around 5 acres and the maximum park density should not be more than 12 recreational vehicles per acre.
There are plenty of RV parks in US and Canada. There are nearly 16000 campgrounds and RV parks in US itself.
Tips for Finding RV Parks
The following are the tips for finding the recreational vehicle park that suits your requirements:
- Firstly, you can find RV parks from the two big campground directories, Trailer Life and Woodall's. You can get an overall picture of overnight facilities around the nation through these directories. Apart from contact information of the RV parks, these directories also provide information on hookups, amenities, on-site facilities like laundromats, dump stations and so forth. This can be a help for RV campers who are visiting an unfamiliar area.
- You can also get valuable information about the major regions of the country in American Automobile Association (AAA) camping directories.
- You can also find out more RV parks listings from the directories provided by nation’s biggest campground chains like KOA and Jellystone Park Campgrounds. Each of these recreational vehicle parks has many locations spread all over the USA. (California RV Parks and FLorida RV Parks)
- Each of the states in USA is having tourism office, which free campground directories within their state borders. This is best way of finding a recreational vehicle park. You can find information centers on the major highways as you enter each state.
After confirming the RV park, you need to take care of the steps required to fix some of the loopholes of the RV campgrounds. The size and density of the RV park should be large enough to allow enough parking for recreational vehicles.
The campground houses should provide all facilities like toilets, showers, water supply, dumping stations, etc. The exposed ground surface should be covered with solid material, vegetable growth, or some stone screen to prevent soil erosion.
RV parks are great places of entertainment. Regardless of which RV park you may go, you will experience a hearty welcome from the RV community. In general, RV campers are very friendly, helpful and welcoming to everyone. You can form lifelong friendships at RV parks.