Hidden Costs Of Fulltime RVing

I knew before we decided to travel the USA in our RV that there were going to be hidden costs of fulltime RVing that I could not anticipate. However, because we planned to sell the house we were saving so much money. No more HOA. No more mortgage. No electric bill. No more lawn care. Sounds awesome right? Well it totally is. However, there are costs associated with fulltime RVing that I didn't expect, so I wrote them down so you can prepare yourself. Insurance: Insurance for my RV when I only used it during the summer was around $50 per month. Now that all of our belongings are inside the RV and we … [Read more...]

Kenisee Lake RV Campground – Jefferson, OH

Kenisee Lake campground is the perfect place to escape to if your looking to get back in touch with nature. We visited this park for only a few days, but my kids still talk about their adventures here. The entire park is surrounded by pristine waters and towering foliage. It is the perfect place to disconnect and escape the hustle and bustle for a few days. This preserve has a beautiful lake, three ponds and lots of campsites in a variety of settings ... heavily wooded sites, clear and open camping, or scenic sites with a lake view. We had no problem finding a site, the map inside the office clearly … [Read more...]

PA Dutch Country RV Resort – Manheim, PA

Located almost right in between Lancaster and Hershey Pennsylvania you will find the cozy and tree filled campground we have spent lots of time at this summer- PA Dutch Country.Open from April to October the campground features 247 sites, many of them offering plenty of shade. We had no problem at all getting a full hook-up site. Setting up took no time at all, as our site was rather level. It fills up fast on popular weekends, but during the week all three times we were there we had the upper lot almost all to ourselves. Our site was perfect during the week when the park was empty. On weekends we felt … [Read more...]

Indian Lakes RV Campground – Batesville, IN

Located just a short drive from Cincinnati, Indian Lakes RV Camping Resort is a lovely resort that is packed with things to do. With over 800 sites, there is truly something for everyone.The park is divided into four phases. The first phase is for people looking to keep their camper there year round. The second phase has water and electric hook ups and is split between Thousand Trails and KOA campers. The third phase has water and electric and the fourth and final phase features full hook-ups. Phases 2, 3 and 4 are walking distance to many amenities, so I greatly appreciated that they kept annuals in … [Read more...]

Natchez Trace RV Campground – Hohenwald, TN

Located in the middle of an 830-acre forest preserve the Thousand Trails Natchez Trace campground is the perfect destination for anyone looking to get away from it all and with 566 sites to choose from there is something for everyone.Getting to the campground can be a bit tricky depending on which way you come in. There is an 11 foot bridge if you come in off the scenic Natchez Trace Parkway. There has been a solution that is described on the campground’s website.  A sort of bypass has been created that gives plenty of clearance, but you have to get your camper off the pavement and onto the man made … [Read more...]

Three Flags RV Campground – Wildwood, FL

Located smack dab in the middle of Central Florida you will find a small (198 sites) secluded RV park that we frequently visit- Three Flags.For adventure seekers or vacationers Disney World, Sea World, Busch Gardens, Universal Studios and beautiful beaches are only an hour or so away. For us we enjoyed the laid back, quietness of this peaceful park and rarely ventured outside of it during our multiple says.At first glance there is not a ton of things for kids to do at Three Flags, but looks can be deceiving. You will find things to do both inside and out, and almost all of them are kid friendly. The … [Read more...]

Sunshine Key RV Resort – Big Pine Key, FL

Located on the 75-acre island of Ohio Key, near Big Pine Key in the lower Florida Keys Sunshine Key RV Resort provides the perfect gateway for anyone looking to vacation in the tropical island chain. Sunshine Key is open year round and has 399 sites available. It can accommodate any size rig, and offers a large variety of rental units.The second you pull in you are greeted by a friendly gate guard (who is there 24/7) that will show you where to park while you do your check in paper work. Sites are assigned and finding yours is easy as pie with the easy to read road signs.Pulling into our water front … [Read more...]