July 19, 2024

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RV Trip Ideas: Your Ultimate RV Lifestyle Destinations Guide!

RV Trip Ideas: Your Ultimate RV Lifestyle Destinations Guide!

This ultimate guide brings all of our destination resources to one place! Browse LOTS of RV trip ideas based on location or interests…

Jennifer and I have been living the RV Lifestyle for over a decade, cataloging our trips from the very beginning. We’ve shared countless articles and resources to help our fellow RVers enjoy similar travels.

Now, we’re bringing it all together in this ultimate destinations guide filled with so many great RV trip ideas! 

You can use this guide as an index to discover new ideas or dig deeper into places or things you’ve always wanted to see. We’ve organized it into two sections: location and interests.

So, whether you’re interested in Florida or waterfalls, you’ll find excellent resources to help with planning your next adventure!

RV Trip Ideas Based on Location

In this section, we organize our many location-based articles and resources into an easy-to-scan index. You’ll see helpful videos, fun articles, and links to useful resources.

When something catches your interest, click through to the links to learn more!


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We have fallen in love with the Adirondacks and New York State. There are mountains, raging rivers, deep gorges, gorgeous lakes, and hiking that can’t be beat. Then there is the beautiful Finger Lakes area and, of course, America’s top-rated state park, Letchworth State Park.


Florida has so many beautiful locations to explore, we absolutely love RVing all over the state. From the North to the South, Florida has an incredible amount of RV camping and boondocking areas.

And, boy, do we have a LOT of helpful articles on this popular RV destination!

Florida Keys

We’re not done with Florida yet! Here are some great resources to plan your next RV trip to the Florida Keys. If you’ve never been to the Keys, add it to the top of your list!

The Great Lakes

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Lake Huron

The Great Lakes region is a must-visit destination for RV enthusiasts. With its stunning natural beauty, rich history, and diverse range of activities, this area offers a truly unforgettable experience.

From the turquoise waters of Lake Superior to the sandy beaches of Lake Michigan, the Great Lakes are a visual feast for the eyes.


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Torch Lake Michigan

Oh, Michigan! One of our favorite places in the whole world! We have traveled up and down and all around this beautiful state countless times. So, get ready for a lot of RV trip ideas for Michigan!

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This bundle contains our ever-popular Michigan Upper Peninsula 7-Stop Adventure Guide PLUS the NEW LOWER Michigan Adventure Guide PLUS the US Side Tour of the Great Lakes! This ULTIMATE Bundle will help you keep enjoying Michigan and the Great Lakes for years!

The Southwest (AZ, CO, NM, UT)

The Southwest has stunning and unique landscapes you can’t see anywhere else in the world. From red and orange rock formations in the desert to green and lush mountains, there’s so much to see in this one area of the country.


Romantic Things to Do in Arizona

Visit Arizona for the iconic red rock formations of Sedona to the majestic Grand Canyon. Or for the vibrant cities, such as Phoenix and Tucson, which offer a range of shopping, dining, and entertainment options.


Colorado National Monument RV travel ideas
Colorado National Monument

From the towering Rocky Mountains to the rolling prairies and deserts, Colorado offers a diverse range of landscapes for RVers to explore. In the mountains, there are opportunities for hiking, skiing, and snowboarding, while the prairies and deserts offer opportunities for camping, fishing, and wildlife viewing.

Check out this Southwest Adventure Guide Bundle (Arizona, Utah, & Colorado)

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When Jennifer and I travel to the southwest, we are continually amazed at the majesty and beauty this country has to offer. And it’s really hard to stay in just one state! So we created this Bundle for you in case you like to travel as we do. 

We put together our Southern Utah Guide, Colorado Guide, and our NEW Arizona Guide into this 3-State Bundle at a very reduced price!

Each of these RV travel guides is a seven-day guided exploration of some amazing places to explore in these states. And each stop is a curated view of the best things that we’ve enjoyed on these trips and want you to experience.

All together these guides are over 300 pages of content! 

New Mexico

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New Mexico White Sands

New Mexico is a great destination for RVers due to its diverse landscapes and rich cultural heritage. From deserts to mountains, RVers can enjoy a range of scenic drives and outdoor activities. The state is also home to a number of historic Native American pueblos, as well as Spanish colonial missions, which provide a unique cultural experience.


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In our article 13 Favorite National Parks for RV Camping, real RVers gave their input on their favorites. Many RVers simply said, “All of the Utah NPs” and we completely understand that sentiment with plenty of articles to back it up:

The West Coast

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There’s something truly captivating about the west coast. From the mountains, to the vast forests and deserts, see why these should be on every RVer’s bucket list.


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Yellowstone’s vast beauty, with multiple iconic attractions and varied wildlife, exceeds even the highest bar set. It’s drawn us back time and time again, and we never tired of visiting.

At the top of every RVers bucket list, it is a place so majestic, so wild, and so big that it calls us to return, to explore, to get to know the diversity of its land and animals over and over again.

Everywhere you look are waterfalls, fast-moving rivers, geysers, sheer rock faces, towering lodgepole pines, all framed by mountains under the bright blue cloudless sky.

It’s spectacular for those who love the wilderness and getting up close and personal with it. Enjoy Yellowstone for RV travel.

RV Trip Ideas Based on Interests & Hobbies

Sometimes it’s not about the location, but what’s at the location. Maybe for you, RVing is a way to chase waterfalls or to make your next big catch. Or maybe it’s all about animals, whether it’s your pet or wildlife.


If you can’t wait to cast your line, we have a couple of destination articles for you. I got hooked on kayak fishing myself.

Gardens & Waterfalls

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Don’t go chasing waterfalls… or do! Here is where you can find some of the pretties waterfalls and gardens in the country.

Traveling with Pets

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If you plan your road trips around your pet, you’re not alone. Here are a few articles to help you and your furry friend have a grrrreat time.

Wildlife Viewing

Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge

North America is home to an incredible variety of wildlife, and you can spend your entire RVing career searching for them. Whether you’re a birdwatcher or any wildlife seeker, these articles can help you plan your next trip.

Psst! RV Pro Tip: Save BIG with Reciprocal Memberships for Museums, Zoos & More

The Ultimate Guide Continues!

This ultimate RV destinations guide will continue to grow as we add more resources and article to our catalog. We hope they help inspire your next great adventure!

Looking for exciting RV trip ideas and travel suggestions?

all ebook travel guides from RV Lifestyle

We’ve written a library of RV Travel books that lay out guided RV explorations of scenic areas of the US that we’’ve explored and think would make an excellent RV trip for you.

In each location, we provide a suggested route and itinerary (7 stops in each guide, one for each day of a week trip!) as well as links to multiple campgrounds and boondocking spots, local tips, and interesting things to do at each location.

You can hit everything in seven days, do a whirlwind weekend tour, or you can take your time and explore the area over a 2+ week period.

Planning an RV trip can be very time-consuming so that’s why we’ve done the research for you! Just take our guides and use them. We’re sure you’ll have an RV trip for the ages! Instant download. CLICK HERE for information on our RV Travel Guides

Official RV Lifestyle QUICK Links to the Destination eBooks

You can see ALL our eBooks here, or use the following Quick Links to go straight to what you need!

●    Adirondacks

●    Arizona

●    Colorado

●    Florida’s Atlantic Coast

●    Florida’s Gulf Coast

●    Florida Keys

●    Great Lakes Shoreline

●    Natchez Trace

●    Southern Utah

●    Upper Peninsula

●    Yellowstone