The fun part of RVing is going places. RVillage members enjoy traveling, and the journey can be just as much fun as getting there. Find tips from fellow RVillagers for planning your RV trips. Don't forget to update your location and make friends along the way!

While RVillage is not advocating interstate travel, we do want you to be informed and have helpful tools—if and when you do begin to roll again. For interstate travel guidelines, see: Coronavirus Restrictions and Mask Mandates for All 50 States.

How do YOU plan your cross-country trips?

RVillage asked and you answered! See the discussion thread here and add your tips and advice!

Travel apps

Do your planning in advance with all these helpful travel apps shared by your fellow RVillagers. A few more ideas here.

More helpful trip-planning apps:

  • Sign up for Togo RV Plus for route-planning, GPS navigation specific to your RV, helpful checklists for campsite setup/departure, and more!
  • Use Roadtrippers for trip planning, and finding interesting & fun attractions along your route.

Caravanning

Caravanning may be less active right now, but if you are interested in traveling with other RVers, check out the RVillage Caravan Connection group.

Alaska: Planning a trip to the last frontier?

If you are planning a trip to Alaska, consult the following page for many useful links with the the latest Covid-19 protocols: Alaska Department of Health and Social Services: Health guidance for Alaska travelers.

For traveling through Canada, see the Canadian government's page for ArriveCan.

Check out all the Alaska-related RVillage groups.

Mexico travel

If traveling into Mexico, see this page for latest Covid-19 info: U.S. Embassy & Consulates in Mexico - COVID-19 Information for U.S. Citizens in Mexico.

When returning to the US from Mexico, consult this page for the latest Covid-19 protocols: U. S. Department of State - Bureau of Consular Affairs - COVID-19 Traveler Information.

See also the CDC page for COVID-19 in Mexico.

Destination articles

See the RVoices RV Travel Destinations section for ideas on new places to go.

Join some RVillage groups to get trip ideas

Join the RVillage National Parks Fans group for tips on best times of the year to visit which parks, and where to camp nearby.

You can search for groups based on any part of North America for ideas.

Check out these regional groups:

In the winter, you may find the following groups especially helpful to learn about the popular snowbirding states of Florida and Arizona.

Finding camping along your route

Don't forget that you can use the RVillage map to find RV parks at your next destination—even before heading out! Learn how to do that here.

Get lots of ideas in this RVillage group for Free Camping, Boondocking, and Camping on Public Lands, if that's your style.

Weather & wildfire safety

When traveling in an RV, watching the weather and keeping an eye out for wildfires is imperative for your safety. RVillage members share their tips & favorite tools in this RVoices post: Weather & Wildfire Safety for RVers.

Connect with other RVillagers as you go

Enjoy your journey, keep your location up-to-date, and remember—it's not only about the places you go, it's about the people you meet along the way!

Related post: Renting Your First RV? 21 Need-to-Know Tips
   Return to The Guide index page


Disclaimer: The information gathered here is compiled from the posts and opinions of RVillagers, and not of RVillage itself. RVillage assumes no responsibility for any inaccuracies or omissions.


   Never miss a new RVoices blog post ➞ Get alerts!

   Not a member of RVillage yet? Join the community today. It's FREE.