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Tranquility Lakes: A Luxurious New RV Resort in Cape Coral, Florida

Special Monthly offers for Good Sam Members! Cape Coral, Florida, is now home to the new Tranquility Lakes RV Resort, a luxurious destination for RV enthusiasts. This 200-acre development, set on two picturesque lakes, features 500 full hookup RV sites, with more than 180 sites offering stunning water views. Each RV site is designed with

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Where to Camp this Summer

Get ready for summer, or as we like to call it, #100DaysofCamping. Did you know there are 100 days between Memorial Day and Labor Day? That means long trips, short trips, quick getaways, and all kinds of camping fun on the calendar. A Thousand Trails Camping Pass is the best way to make the most

Indiana’s Ceraland Sports Park & Campground Rolls Out Recreation Fun

Welcome to CERA Sports Park & Campground, where adventure awaits. Nestled in the rolling heartlands of Columbus, Indiana, our sprawling 345-acre outdoor haven beckons RVers, families, sports enthusiasts, and nature lovers alike. Immerse yourself in the beauty of the great outdoors with our expansive campground, boasting 324 campsites and six cozy cabins. These options provide

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Stay at a Top Rated Good Sam Campground

Camp with the best. For 2024, a total of 164 Good Sam Campgrounds scored flawless 10/10★/10 Good Sam ratings based on our trusted and time-honored evaluation system. Our rep teams travel across North America and check campgrounds for the cleanliness of restrooms and showers; environment, and visual appearance. Each category is rated on a scale of

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Pechanga RV Resort: California Fun in a ‘Hidden Paradise’

Uncork vacation adventure in the hills of Temecula, California, between San Bernardino and San Diego. Pechanga RV Resort puts guests within close reach of stellar golfing, high-flying casino action, and a slew of vineyards that welcome visitors for tastings.  Situated amid lush landscaping and plenty of shady trees, the resort pampers guests with ample amenities.

Trip Itinerary: Water Sports and Wondrous Nature on Florida’s Atlantic Coast

Make a Splash on a Legendary Coastline In the Sunshine State, recreation of every kind is at your fingertips. From Miami’s pulsing nightlife to Key West’s rich historical monuments to encountering sea turtles in Marathon, there’s something for everyone along Florida’s Atlantic Coast. From start to finish, enjoy driving in the tropical heat while keeping

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Unearthing the Fountain of Youth in Niland, California: A Desert Oasis Beckons

Nestled within Southern California’s arid landscapes, the Fountain of Youth Spa RV Resort in Niland, California, is more than a myth; it’s a tangible and captivating destination. Let’s explore the history of the Fountain of Youth and the myriad attractions in the surrounding area. The Mythical Fountain of Youth: A Real-Life Discovery The concept of

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Good Sam Introduces 10/10*/10+ Rating

Good Sam is taking it up a notch when it comes to guiding travelers to the best campgrounds in North America. To recognize Good Sam Campgrounds that go above and beyond in terms of customer experience, Good Sam has launched its new 10/10*/10+ Campground Rating. The new criteria separates campgrounds that have exceeded the expectations

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Explore Southwest Florida With Encore Resorts — for Up to 50% Off

Two Encore Resorts in Southeast Florida invite travelers to enjoy state-of-the-art amenities in warm Sunshine State weather at a fantastic discount. Brand-new Tranquility Lakes RV Resort offers Lakeside Camping in the fun-filled community of Cape Coral. Up the coast in Palmetto, Terra Ceia Village RV Resort has a grand opening of a major expansion scheduled

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Colossal Adventure in Tennessee’s Bigfoot Adventure RV Park and Campground

Soar through the trees or descend into huge caverns during a visit to Bigfoot Adventure RV Park and Campground in Tracy, Tennessee.The park is part of the 500-acre Bigfoot Adventure, which includes disc golf,  zipline courses, and hiking trails that snake through the beautiful countryside. For families,  Bigfoot Adventure is a fantastic destination for wholesome

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Weaver’s Needle RV Resort Leads Travelers to Arizona Adventure

Weaver’s Needle RV Resort situates travelers close to renowned Arizona attractions. Within view of the park lies the famous Superstitious Mountains, shrouded in legend and known for great hiking. Closer to the 55-plus resort, Phoenix is less than 30 minutes away, while restaurants, markets fishing, boating, and hiking are all within minutes. Visitors can opt

RV Upgrades to Enhance RV Value

For many RV buyers, a new trailer or motorhome isn’t necessarily complete when it rolls off the lot. New owners often apply additional modifications as RV upgrades once it’s in their hands, and many of these aftermarket add-ons add value to their vehicle. Owners are wise to invest and keep track of these additions. They

Campland Part One: Cultivating Culture at the Campground

Campgrounds are the epicenter connecting RVers and outdoor enthusiasts with the outdoors. We explore how one campground, Campland On the Bay, has built its business by creating better guest experiences.  Welcome to our three-part series highlighting a premier Good Sam campground, Campland On the Bay, in sunny San Diego, California, where they’ve provided memorable experiences

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Water Recreation Rules at Grey’s Point Camp in Virginia

Water fun is kind of a big deal at Grey’s Point Camp in Topping, Virginia. Located on the banks of the Rappahannock River near the Chesapeake Bay, this Good Sam Park treats guests to lots of ways to float, slide, and make a splash.  From the campground (with a Good Sam Rating of 9/10*/10), guests

April Camping and RV News

In this April news recap, we’re looking at a couple of developments in the world of zero-emission recreational vehicles, new Camping World locations in Oregon, California, Arkansas, and Michigan, and possible falling gas prices nationwide. Lastly, we look at a recent state bill introduced in California that aims to solve some of the reservation madness

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Discovering Washington Wonders at Brookhollow RV Park

Brookhollow RV Park in Kelso, Washington, strikes the perfect balance between rustic and convenient. Nature lovers will relish the location on the Coweeman River in the lush setting in southern Washington near the Oregon border. Practical campers will like the proximity to Interstate 5 and an array of dining and entertainment options in downtown Kelso.

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California Thousand Trails Resort Taps Solar Power in a Big way

Campers who visit Thousand Trails Wilderness Lakes RV Resort in Southern California have always enjoyed ample sunshine. This year, campground management has put those rays to work with a major renewable energy initiative. The Menifee-based campground has mounted new Premium RV storage solar panels over RV storage spots and is expected to produce 2.4 million

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Discovering WILD: An RV Road Trip to Cody Yellowstone, Wyoming

Forged by nature, founded by outsiders — Cody Yellowstone is a destination treasured by those who keep it wild. And that’s a well-earned reputation. Here, you’ll find the world’s longest-running nightly rodeo, North America’s largest land mammal, the first national park, endless outdoor recreation, and more. If you’re traveling to Cody Yellowstone by RV, you’ll

Rafters navigate the rapids in Glen Canyon, Colorado.

Record Spring Thaws Bring Raging Whitewater in the West

Whitewater rapids are set to swell with an epic spring melt. Find RV parks near exciting water destinations on Good Sam’s Boating Fun page. Get ready for the big thaw. The record snowfalls of winter are melting into a massive runoff in the spring, fueling rivers across the West. The result: outstanding whitewater paddling in

Camp Under Spacious Skies at Lake Olancha RV Park in California

Do you crave outdoor adventure? Then, you’ve found paradise! Death Valley, Mount Whitney (the tallest mountain in the U.S. Lower 48 at 14,505 feet), the gorgeous Sierras, and other California attractions are all within reach. Visit Alabama Hill plus nearby lakes, trails, and rolling rivers. Welcome to breathtaking views from our 100-acre RV retreat, settled

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Sweet Southern Camping: Celebrating the Sun Belt at Fun Winter Events

America’s Deep South never got the memo that winter meant huddling inside with a pile of blankets. In the Southeast snowbird region, the sun shines through much of the winter (although there may be a slight chill in the air) and locals welcome snowbird travelers with exciting festivals. Hoist a microbrew or feast on chili

Camping News Highlights: January 2023

Welcome to the Good Sam camping news spotlight, where we cover some of the month’s notable trends, events, news stories, and information helpful to campers and RVers. In the first month of 2023, we’re making note of fuel price projections for the year, recent winter camping popularity, RV and outdoor shows in January, camping predictions

Florida Panhandle Road Trip

Stretching from Pensacola to Apalachicola, the Florida Panhandle may not have a lot of glitzy tourist attractions, but that’s not what you seek. You come for the Southern drawls, old-fashioned hospitality and slower pace of life. Use your time here to get away from it all — whether that looks like lounging on sugar-white sand,

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52 New Good Sam Campgrounds in the Sun Belt Welcome Winter Travelers

Here’s a cure for the winter blues: Good Sam has added 52 campgrounds to its network in America’s Sun Belt, giving RVers more chances to find savings and value on the road while enjoying warm-weather adventures. Good Sam members can save big with the 10 percent discount, and while you’re having fun in the sun,