Summer is the time for sun, sand and fun at the ocean. Every adventure is different, but when the beach is involved, you’re guaranteed a good time. One of our favorite ways to road trip is by heading to RV resorts near a beautiful beach. We touched base with Encore & Thousand Trails RV Resorts and Campgrounds to hear about some of the best beach campgrounds in the nation. The span from east to west, and north to south, but one thing remains constant: you’ll surely Live Riveted at any of these spots! Check them out here:
Pacific Dunes Ranch RV Resort (Oceano, CA)
Located in California’s Pismo Beach region, Pacific Dunes Ranch RV Resort offers breathtaking vistas and paths to the beach. The rolling sand dunes and waves make this beach resort a unique California gem. With its coastal location, Pacific Dunes Ranch RV Resort lends itself to numerous water sports and activities. Swimming, boating, fishing and surfing are popular forms of recreation here, and biking and hiking are at the top of list for those looking for an adventure on land.
Mt. Desert Narrows Camping Resort (Bar Harbor, ME)
When you pull into your site, you’ll instantly enjoy a panoramic view of the ocean at Mt. Desert Narrows Camping Resort. Located in coastal Maine’s Bar Harbor, you’ll bask in the ocean views during your stay, or you can take time to explore historic Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park (link to http://www.nps.gov/acad/index.htm).
Pacific City RV and Camping Resort (Cloverdale, OR)
Surround yourself with towering spruce trees and views of the Oregon coastline at Pacific City RV and Camping Resort. Take time to enjoy nature trails, beachcombing, ocean fun, lake and river fishing, clamming, crabbing, tide pools, surfing, sand dunes and whale watching right from this RV campground. Additionally, be sure to take in the view of the Haystack Rock, which can be seen while on site.
Sunshine Key RV Resort and Marina (Big Pine Key, FL)
Enjoy a tropical local from the comfort of your own RV at Sunshine Key RV Resort and Marina. Situated on the 75-acre island of Ohio Key, this resort provides the perfect getaway for ocean activities or a relaxing water vacation, and serves up gorgeous sunsets over the Gulf of Mexico. If you’re looking to venture off the island, Sunshine Key RV Resort is located one mile from the award winning Bahia Honda State Park.
Fiesta Key RV Resort (Long Key, FL)
Fiesta Key RV Resort is surrounded by incredible Gulf of Mexico ocean views, boasts an on-site marina, and plenty of areas where you can relax and enjoy the sunset. Popular nearby attractions include Long Key State Park, the Dolphin Research Center and Bun n’ Mary’s Dive Center. Don’t miss out on this fabulous resort located in one of the most popular vacation destinations in the United States! Plus, if you’re looking to stay on site, Fiesta Key has an on-site restaurant, beach bar, free Wi-Fi hotspots, spa, pool and so much more.
We’re seriously craving a beach road trip now after hearing all about these amazing locations! Have you visited any of these campgrounds or RV resorts? We checked in with our audience on Facebook to find out their favorite beach destinations for an Airstream road trip and here’s how they responded. What is your favorite beach campground? We’d love to hear!