If you are hoping to escape the wrath of winter this year, join the flock of snowbirds making their annual migration to the sun belt states in search of warmer weather! Whether you are looking for a coastal oasis or a warm desert getaway, we’ve got you covered with our wide-ranging list of snowbird popular RV destinations. Check out these warm retreats for the winter weary and extend your summer fun year-round!
This charming town in South Carolina is rich with history and warm weather, making it a great destination to evade the winter blues. You can cool off on hot days at Splash Island Waterpark, challenge yourself to 18 holes at Kiawah Island Golf Resort, or tour the gardens and ghost towns throughout this lovely locale.
Oak Plantation Campground: This 200-site campground is big-rig friendly and within walking distance of a gas station, grocery store, and pharmacy. With a convenience store, free Wi-Fi, laundry facilities, and an outdoor pool on site, this park has everything you need to live comfortably. If you are traveling with pets, this park even includes a large fenced-in dog run!
James Island Country Park Campground: This 643-acre park offers a picturesque camping experience with tons of natural wonders to enjoy. Its 16 acres of freshwater lakes are ideal for fishing, while paved trails are perfect for walking, biking, or skating. There is even a seasonal spray play fountain for the kids and an off-leash dog park for the pets!
Bonita Springs, FL
There is plenty of sunshine to enjoy in this historic Florida town. With natural beauty and magnificent beaches, this destination is great for fishing enthusiasts and outdoor lovers alike. Foster your awareness for the environment at Bonita Nature Place, browse for goodies at the Flamingo Island Flea Market, or experience the botanical beauty of the Everglades Wonder Gardens.
Sanctuary RV Resort: White sandy beaches are less than 10 minutes west of this beautiful 35-acre RV resort. With an on-site cafe, on-site RV parts store, and a heated pool, this resort has all of your bases covered! Its central location puts you close to Coconut Point, a sprawling outdoor mall, as well as the spring training facilities of numerous MLB teams.
Bonita Lake Resort: Nestled between Naples and Fort Meyers, this 167-site resort is less than 6 miles from the gulf. Offering a heated pool, easy-access paved drives, and a community pavilion with activity center, the friendly staff here will guarantee that you have a blast during your stay!
This desert town boasts lovely red rock canyons, pine forests, and vibrant communities eager to show you a good time! Hike the picturesque trails, take a tour through wine country, or treat yourself to a relaxing day of spiritual healing at one of the many spas located in this bustling Arizona locale.
Distant Drums RV Resort: With 158 spacious sites, this RV resort was designed to accommodate big rigs comfortably. An RV supply store is on-site for convenience, along with an exercise room, heated pool, and jacuzzi! This resort is ideal for gamblers, as it is located within walking distance of the Cliff Castle Casino, just south of Sedona.
Verde River RV Resort: You definitely won’t be bored when you stay at this luxury RV resort! With a game room, fitness center, swimming pool, and plenty of activities and nature trails, there is so much to enjoy here. And to top it all off, this park boasts 1,400 feet of riverfront views to give you a picturesque camping experience.
This funky city is a cultural hotbed with over 300 years of vibrant history to offer. Dance in the store-lined streets with the locals, grab some soul food at one of its many delicious restaurants, and listen to some live entertainment at the music venues that come alive after the sun goes down in this coastal getaway!
All About Relaxing RV Park: As the name implies, this RV park is all about relaxing! With pull-through, full hook-up sites, this park is extremely RV-friendly. Your pets will even feel at home here with their large outdoor dog run! You can enjoy the nearby Mobile Museum of Art or see a movie at the Crescent Movie Theater when you stay here.
Shady Acres Campground: This park offers access to a range of nearby activities such as the USS Alabama Battleship and the Bellingrath Gardens. During your stay you can expect open and shaded pull-through sites, free Wi-Fi, and well-maintained shower and bathroom facilities.
This sunshine-soaked town is one of the hottest cities in Texas, making it a popular destination for snowbirds. This town has truly earned its self-titled slogan as always being a fiesta, because there are so many reasons to celebrate when you stay here. Grab some fresh fruits and veggies at the local farmers market or grab a cold brew at the Barnstormers Crew Lounge.
Breeze Lake RV Campground: This semi-tropical park is located on a small lake and offers a relaxed atmosphere to enjoy the cool gulf breezes and warm Texas sun. With weekly activities ranging from tai chi to bingo, you won’t struggle to find things to do when you stay here!
Paul’s RV Park: We don’t know who Paul is, but we do know he has a pretty magnificent RV park for migrating snowbirds! At Paul’s park, you can relax in the hot tub, cool off in the refreshing pool, and participate in the clubhouse activities that include line dancing lessons, computer sessions, and educational workshops!
This quaint town is located along the Virgin River near the Zion National Park, making it a great destination for nature enthusiasts. Ride on horseback through the rolling red rocks or trek on foot and get up close and intimate with the natural desert landscape. Take the kids to the Fort Zion petting zoo and grab a bite to eat at the Cactus Room before heading back to camp!
Zion River Resort: This tranquil oasis is just minutes from the Zion National Park, giving you easy access to one of the most beautiful parks in the United States. During your stay you can enjoy the game room, mining sluice, playground, and gift shop. The social hall also offers a range of senior-oriented activities to make your stay even more enjoyable.
WillowWind RV Park: For unrivaled hospitality, check out this peaceful RV park, less than 15 minutes east of Virgin in the sun-drenched Utah backcountry. With pull-through sites, picnic areas, and free Wi-Fi, this big-rig friendly park is a great central hub for a range of natural wonders.
Skip the winterization of your RV and spend your winter months in Destin, nestled along the emerald coastline of Florida’s toasty panhandle. This city boasts refreshing clear waters and soft sandy beaches. Walk the boardwalk and people watch, play classic games at Fat Daddy’s Arcade, and catch a flick at the AMC theater when you visit this sun-soaked town!
Camp Gulf: With beachfront big-rig sites available, this park offers the ultimate in RVing accommodations. There is guaranteed fun for all when you stay here, with a brand new water slide, ice cream socials, fish frys, two solar-heated pools, and even a spa!
Geronimo RV Resort: You can enjoy a range of shopping and dining experiences when you stay at this affordable RV park. The Silver Sands Factory Outlet is only a mile away and is one of the largest outlet malls in Florida.
Located in the Coachella Valley, this desert town has an abundance of sunshine during the day and tons of fun nightlife after dark! Learn its history at the Shields Date Garden, experience world-class golfing at Terra Lago, or treat yourself to a once-in-a-lifetime hot air balloon ride at HavNFun!
Indian Waters RV Resort: With three dog runs, two lighted pickle ball courts, and a state-of-the-art fitness center, there is something for everyone to enjoy when you stay at this 274-site resort. You can also expect super-long concrete sites, newly resurfaced roads, and a computer/coffee lounge.
Indian Wells Carefree RV Resort: Tucked at the foothills of the Santa Rosa Mountains, this 305-site resort offers lovely views of stunning vistas. Enjoy the close-knit community created here through the various group activities that range from soup nights to ice cream socials. With a spacious dog park, your pets will even love it here!
It’s easy to fall in love with this island city in the Gulf Coast of Texas. Check out the Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier, complete with amusement rides and restaurants for the thrill seekers and foodies in your traveling party. For a more laid-back experience, check out the iconic Moody Gardens.
Jamaica Beach RV Resort: This beautifully landscaped park offers 111 full hookup, pull-through sites! When you stay here you can enjoy the infinity spa, hot tub, pools, mini golf course, weekend summer movies, a giant chess set, and lovely, unobstructed views of the bay.
Galveston Island RV Resort: This newly constructed resort is far enough away from the crowds to offer peace and seclusion, but close enough to the beach to offer quick and convenient access. During your stay you can expect decoratively tiled restrooms, hot showers, and spacious sites.
Located in the high desert, this is one of New Mexico’s largest cities. For great kid-oriented activities, check out Hinkle Family Fun Center or Cool Springz Trampoline Park. For great adult-oriented activities, check out the Route 66 Casino or the Anderson Valley Vineyard.
Isleta Lakes & RV Park: This park is tucked away from the hustle and bustle of the big city, but still just minutes away from some of the area’s top attractions. Here, you can enjoy the peaceful scenery on the banks of the Rio Grande. You can also fish in the lakes stocked with Rainbow Trout and Channel Catfish!
Palisades RV Park: Located near the historic old town, this delightful park offers breathtaking views of Albuquerque’s night lights! When you stay here you can expect a well-lit facility that includes a convenience store, shower facilities, and Wi-Fi. The campground is only a short distance from the Rio Grande Zoo and the world’s longest tram!
Let the sunshine of the sun belt states seduce you into trading your winter woes for warm, fun-filled days! When you choose the snowbird lifestyle, the summer never has to end. Where is your favorite destination to seek the heat? Tell us about it in the comments below and we might just see you there next winter!