The Best Resorts For RV Travel in October

The lure of the open road and the comforts of home come together when you’re traveling in a recreational vehicle. You’ve already considered the best places to RV in October.

A key factor in planning an RV road trip is selecting RV parks and resorts. Before you hit the open road, there are a few things you should understand about RV parks.

Two Rivers Landing RV Resort, Sevierville, Tennessee © Rex Vogel, all rights reserved

Two Rivers Landing RV Resort, Sevierville, Tennessee © Rex Vogel, all rights reserved

When it comes time to park and unwind you want an RV park that will make you feel at home. As any experienced RVer can attest, not all RV parks are created equal—the quality varies from budget to high end.

During the past several years we’ve had the pleasure of staying at numerous 5-star RV resorts. Following are some of the more memorable resorts for RV travel in October. Travelers exploring the country in an RV will want to put on the brakes and stay for a while at these RV parks and resorts around the United States and Canada.

These top rated RV parks provide the most discerning RVer with best-possible guest experience.

Two Rivers Landing RV Resort, Sevierville, Tennessee © Rex Vogel, all rights reserved

Two Rivers Landing RV Resort, Sevierville, Tennessee © Rex Vogel, all rights reserved

And be sure to catch up on all our recommendations for the best resorts for RV travel in July, August, and September.

Two Rivers Landing RV Resort, Sevierville, Tennessee

Two Rivers Landing RV Resort is a luxury RV Resort nestled along the banks of the beautiful French Broad River. A 5-star resort with 25 river front (drive-in sites) and 30 river view (back-in sites), Two Rivers Landing offers 30/50-amp electric service, water, sewer, and cable TV (65 channels) conveniently located centrally.

Interior roads are paved; individual sites are concrete, 70 feet in length and 22 feet wide. All sites surrounded by beautiful landscaping. Our drive-in site faced the river. Wi-Fi worked well. A beautiful sunset looking out our front window. This is resort living at its best.

Bakersfield RV Resort, Bakersfield, California © Rex Vogel, all rights reserved

Bakersfield RV Resort, Bakersfield, California © Rex Vogel, all rights reserved

Bakersfield RV Resort, Bakersfield, California

New in 2007, big-rig friendly Bakersfield RV Resort offers 215 sites including 70 pull-though sites, wide paved streets, compacted gravel/sand sites, and concrete patios. 50/30/20-amp electric service, water, sewer, and cable TV are centrally located. Choose between regular back-in or pull-through sites in the 55-60 foot range and extra long pull-through sites approaching 70 feet.

A popular amenity is the full-service restaurant serving three meals a day. Indoor and patio dining, take out, or if you prefer, the meal will be delivered to your rig. Other resort amenities include heated pool/spa, fitness center, nine hole putting green, outside patio complemented with a patio, laundry, children’s playground including slide and sandbox, and dog walk.

Located short distance off CA-99 between Exits #20 and 21.

The RV Park at Rolling Hills Casino, Corning, California © Rex Vogel, all rights reserved

The RV Park at Rolling Hills Casino, Corning, California © Rex Vogel, all rights reserved

The RV Park at Rolling Hills Casino, Corning, California

The RV Park at Rolling Hills Casino is easy-on, easy-off (I-5 at Exit 628); a 5-star park with long pull-through sites (up to 75 feet in length) with 30/50 amp-electric service, water, and sewer conveniently located; no tall trees to interfere with obtaining satellite. Security patrols the park on a regular basis.

Known as the Olive Capital, Corning is home to the largest olive processing plant in the U.S. Nearby, Lucero Olive Oil is an informative, tasty stop.

On-Ur-Wa RV Park, Onawa, Iowa © Rex Vogel, all rights reserved

On-Ur-Wa RV Park, Onawa, Iowa © Rex Vogel, all rights reserved

On-Ur-Wa RV Park, Onawa, Iowa

Easy on easy off (I-29 at Exit 112), On-Ur-Wa RV Park (Good Sam: 9/10*/10) is a 5-star park with long pull-through sites in the 100-foot range. 50/30/20-amp electric service, water, and sewer and conveniently located. Although located in a beautiful grove of cottonwood trees, connecting to our satellite was no problem due to an open field to the south. Wi-Fi works well.

Holiday Travel Park of Chattanooga, Chattanooga, Tennessee

Although the address says Tennessee, you’re actually located in Georgia, one mile south of the state line on a Civil War battlefield.

Holiday Travel Park of Chattanooga, Chattanooga, Tennessee © Rex Vogel, all rights reserved

Holiday Travel Park of Chattanooga, Chattanooga, Tennessee © Rex Vogel, all rights reserved

Most of the 170 camping sites are pull-through and level with water, sewer, 30/50 amp electric service, and cable TV (50 channels) centrally located. Interior roads and individual sites are gravel. Our pull-through site (#113) was in the 65-foot range. Wi-Fi worked well from this site; no problem locating our satellite.

There’s much to explore in this southern spot including the world famous Chattanooga Choo Choo Hotel, Lookout Mountain, Incline Railroad, Ruby Falls, Rock City, and the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park.

Worth Pondering…

Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you’ve imagined.

— Henry David Thoreau

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