Winters in Virginia start to seem extremely long this time of year. Escape the cold this February and head down to the Gulf of Mexico, where the weather is warm, the ocean is calm and the RV parks are bustling with fellow RV enthusiasts escaping the cold. The following are some of our favorite places to camp on the Gulf Coast, so fire up your RV, pack your bathing suit and check one out this winter.
The Bayou Shores RV Resort — Galveston, Texas
The Bayou Shores RV Park offers a convenient location close to Galveston’s exciting historic district. Campsites are located right on the beautiful Galveston Bay, and boats can be launched easily from inside the RV park. Just a few blocks away, opposite the bay, is the Gulf of Mexico, offering ideal swimming temperatures, calm water and gorgeous beaches.
Camp Gulf RV Park — Destin, Florida
If you want your winter RV vacation to land you steps from the beach, there’s no better place to camp than Camp Gulf in Destin, Fla. This award-winning RV resort allows you to camp feet from the white sand beach and pristine waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Other amenities include free WiFi, two heated pools, a hot tub, an activity center, laundry and other touches to make your winter RV trip feel like a top-dollar luxury vacation.
Mustang Island State Park — Port Aransas
If you’re more interested in a state park than an RV resort, the Mustang Island State Park offers the best of both worlds. This park near Corpus Christi offers surfing, swimming, fishing, hiking trails, kayaking and tons of other outdoor activities for your entire family to enjoy. Even better, there are 48 electric campsites available, so you don’t have to miss out on your favorite RV amenities by choosing a more rustic destination.
Stop and See Us
Before you hit the roads this winter, bring your RV by Reines RV Center in Manassas. Let our certified RV service technicians ensure your RV is ready for the long journey down to the Gulf of Mexico. And don’t forget about our online parts store for all of your last minute camping supplies.