INFORMATION, HELPFUL TIPS & LINKS
If you’re looking for information about RVing, look no further! We have created this list of online resources for you. From travel blogs, to books and magazines, work camper listings, and so much more, there is a ton of great information here to help you RV.
Also below are answered to questions that our guests frequently ask. If you can’t find the information you’re looking for, please contact us.
HELPFUL LINKS & RESOURCES
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The Texas Association of Campground Owners (TACO) represents nearly 400 private parks in Texas. Formed in 1972, the group has a significant consumer facing magazine, the most widely used website for Texas campgrounds, and a legislative presence in Austin.
View TACO's latest RV Travel & Camping Guide to Texas interactive guide »
RV LIFESTYLE BOOKS
The RV Book - Your Personal Guide to Understanding & Enjoying Your RV
RV LIFESTYLE MAGAZINES
RV ORGANIZATIONS, BLOGS & MORE
TEXAS RV SALES & SERVICES
If you are looking for a new or used RV or for service / repairs, check out the list of those who support Texas Campgrounds.
Boerne/San Antonio, TX
Bennett’s Camping Center
Channelview Supply Co. – Channelview
Evergreen RV Center
New Braunfels, TX
McClain’s RV Superstores
Fort Worth, TX
Motor Home Specialist – Alvarado
Platinum Cottages, LLC
RV Station – Nacogdoches
Fort Worth, TX
If you have a large RV you will quickly realize that pulling into any old gas station is not an option. And finding a truck stop can be a pain in the neck. These websites allows users to plan their trip in advance by checking which truck stops are available along with their intended route.
TECHNOLOGY IN AN RV
Hands down, the best resource for staying connected on the road comes from the folks over at Technomadia. Their website is completely devoted to the topic of mobile technology. RV Mobile Internet is a membership site that provides full updates on every major change in the world of mobile data. Need help getting your RV connected and ready to roll? This is the place to turn.
Here are a few more technology sites:
Geeks On Tour: Offering technology training seminars and videos
Techno RV: Offering technology products For RVers
WORK FROM YOUR RV
There are many jobs perfect for the full-time RVer. Here is a list of online resources that offer additional information, job opportunities and volunteer positions.
Workamper lists jobs M-F every week. Everything from driving a tour bus to running an RV park can be found on this site. Workamper requires a yearly membership in order to receive job information.
Oilfield Gate Guarding – This is a hot RV topic. If you are interested in learning more, this article from Living the Dream.com offers contacts you might not find on your own.
RV Inspections – Train to become an RV inspector and help people buy the right rig! Living the Dream.com has a great article on this topic with contact info to get you started. This is a position that you can train for online or join a live session.
Camp Hosts – This organization partners with state parks all over the U.S. so you can choose the park that’s right for you!
Workers On Wheels – Free newsletter offering weekly updates on employers looking for mobile workers. This newsletter also features a ton of helpful tricks and hints to help you enjoy the RV lifestyle.
CoolWorks.com – Employers listed on this site offer RVers the opportunity to work and stay!
Working Couples – If you and your mate are looking for work, this website is for you! Every job listed is for couples. A small monthly membership fee applies.
SAFETY & PLANNING
Safe Travel USA – This website puts all the department of transportation information all in one site. Regardless of which state you are traveling in this website will give you access to highway conditions along your chosen route.
Mile By Mile Road Trip – Planning a road trip should be easier, right? That’s what the creators of the MilebyMile.com site believe. This site offers a map style interface and lets you plan your trip, then print it out for easy viewing away from your computer. There is no charge for this service and it’s super helpful.
Travellers Point – Ever wonder how RV blogs get those cool,route images? You know the kind that show you where they’ve been over the last year? Head over to Travellers Point and you can easily create your own custom map.
RV Service Reviews – Breaking down is stressful, but not knowing where to take your RV can send your blood pressure soaring. Check out the website RV Service Reviews to find out what other people are saying about their repair experience. This site is particularly helpful when you pull into an unfamiliar town.
Find RV Parks – A way to find RV parks along your trip or at your final destination.