How to Plan an RV Route

Dec 30 2014

Planning an RV trip is the start of the excitement as you begin to envision yourself on the open road. Plotting the campsites you like best and the routes that allow the smoothest travel will help.

Also noting where to make stops along the way is a technique that will eliminate the stress of traveling with an oversized vehicle. Putting a little extra time into the planning can allow for a lot of extra fun!

With today’s technology, there are many GPS devices and phone applications that allow individuals to see a detailed map of routes. Understanding the size of the RV and its capabilities will help determine whether it is necessary to avoid certain roads with steep inclines or low overpasses. To make the most of the trip, it pays off to spend a reasonable amount of time planning how to reach the desired destination.”

Next on the list is locating the stopping points along the way. A lot of times it can be difficult and frustrating to maneuver such a large vehicle around all of the average sized vehicles that consume the roadways and gas stations. Taking advantage of will eliminate some of the stress of dealing with the smaller vehicles.

Finally, choose campgrounds that match the style of trip that is desired. The first accommodation to be aware of is whether the RV hookups are present and whether reservations are possible. Location to trails, beaches, restaurants, or other entertainment and attractions might be important also.

RV camping can be a lot of fun if it is planned appropriately. Planning has been made much easier with modern day technology and the ability to coordinate paths, pit stops, and campsites accordingly. Hit the road with peace of mind on the next RV vacation.