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The RVer’s Ultimate Guide To California4 min read

The RVer's Ultimate Guide To California

The RVer’s Ultimate Guide To California

So you’ve decided to visit the Golden State but don’t know where to start your journey.  Struggling to decide whether to visit Sacramento, San DiegoSan Francisco, or all of them?  Don’t worry, the team at has you covered with the RVer’s ultimate guide to California!

We scoured the internet, so you don’t have to, and compiled all the best advice on places to go, where to stay, things to do, and nearby RV resources.  Consider this your one-stop shop for planning your next California adventure.

If you’ve traveled to California please share your trip and tips with us in the comments section below!

Best Places to Visit In California


Private RV Rental, direct from owners in California – by Mighway

Best Camping Spots– By The Travel Channel

California Guide– By National Geographic

Coastal Areas

Areas to See With Kids– By Mommy Hiker

Eating, Camping, Hiking, Things to See in Big Sur– By Fresh Exchange

Northern California

Explore Sequoia National Park– By RV Life

Eating, Kayaking, Hiking in South Lake Tahoe– By California Through My Lens

Explore Wine Country– By Scenic Route

Explore Yosemite National Park– By Gone With The Wynns

All Things Yosemite– By Yosemite Blog

Drive-to-Views, Hiking, Paddling, Biking– By SF Gate

Southern California

Drive Through Death Valley National Park– By Foster Travel

Camping Joshua Tree National Park– By Survival Life

10 Best Camping Spots in Southern California– By Wine + Quill

Fun Things To Do In California
California RV Road Trip Planner
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Outdoors Activities

Best Southern California Surf Spots– By Surfer Today

Best Whitewater Rafting Rivers– By California Whitewater Rafting

California Hiking Trails– By Every Trail

Wine Country

Off The Beaten Path In Napa Valley– By Motorhome Magazine

Beringer Vineyards Tour, Napa Valley– By RV Life

Vineyard Tours, Napa Valley– By Truck Trend

General Things To Do

12 Best Unusual Things To Do In Southern California– By One Cool Thing Every Weekend

30 Things To Do In Northern California– By This Is My Happiness

Things To Do Throughout California– By Trekaroo

Places To Visit

Tips For Visiting The San Diego Zoo– By Our Traveling Tribe

Visiting The Santa Monica Pier– By RV Travel With Kids

California Casinos– By American Casino Guide

RV Parks And Campgrounds in California

California Private RV Parks– By RoverPass

10 Best Ocean Front RV Parks– By Trailer Hitch RV Center

California State Parks– By California Department of Parks

Camping With Your Dog in Northern California– By Sonoma County

California National Parks– By The National Parks Department

Trips and Routes In California

California RV Road Trip Planner

South/North Route– By El Monte RV

San Francisco to San Diego– By Ciao Bambino

Eastern California– By DIY RV

RV Resources In California

California RV Road Trip Planner

2016 California RV Show– By RVIA

California RV Dump Stations– By RV Dumps

California No RV Parking Walmarts– By Walmart Locator

California RV Laws– By RV Trip Wizard

Northern California Meet Up Group– By Northern California Vehicle Campers

California RV Service Provider Reviews– By RV Service Reviews

California RV Clubs– By RV Clubs

California State Parks Camping Fees and RV Restrictions– By California Department of Parks

Share Your Golden State Stories

Now that you know where to go, what to see, and what to do, get out there and explore the great West!  Let us know about your trip in the comments, and as always, use to book easy reservations at private parks throughout California in seconds. We hope you enjoyed the RVer’s ultimate guide to California.

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