Fall RVing and Camping

Ready for a change?

Some feel like Fall is the best season for RVing.  The campgrounds are not as crowded as during the summer months.  In many places the colors are more vibrant as leaves change making that ribbon of highway even more romantic.

The wildlife change their focus in the fall providing unique opportunities for viewing as well as hunting.

New fish come into the rivers in the fall and out come recipes that make the memories flow.

So don't put away the RV yet, there's still more memories to make!

Below is a list of open campgrounds with their scheduled closing dates.  Closing dates may change based on early weather conditions or wildfire.

Alabama, Bankhead Ranger District:  Clear Creek, Corinth (Oct 30)
California, Potter Valley:  Oak Flat (year round)
California, Drum Spaulding:  Emigrant Gap (Oct 24)
California, Motherlode:  Upper Blue Dam Site (Oct 31)
California,  Santa Clara-Mojave Ranger District:  Table Mtn, Mtn Oak, Lake (Oct 30)
California State Parks:  Brannan Island, Turlock Lake, Woodson Bridge (year round)
Colorado, Boulder Ranger District:  Camp Dick, Peaceful Valley (Nov 22)
Colorado, Pawnee Grasslands:  Crow Valley (Nov 20)
Colorado, Canyon Lakes Ranger District:  Dowdy (year round)
Colorado, Canyon Lakes Ranger District:  Browns Park, Long Draw (Nov 15), Jacks Gulch, North Fork Poudre (Nov 30)
Florida, Lake George Ranger District:  Alexander Springs, Clearwater Lake, Lake Dorr Cabin, Salt Springs (year round)
Kentucky, London Ranger District:  Holly Bay (Oct 23)
Nevada, Spring Mtn Recreation Area:  Fletcher View, McWilliams (year round)
Oregon, Central Coast Ranger District:  Alder Dune, Baker Beach, Blackberry, Horse Creek, Sutton, Tillicum Beach (year round)
Oregon, McKenzie Ranger District:  Cougar Crossing, Lookout (year round)
Utah, Flaming Gorge Ranger District:  Dripping Springs (year round)
Utah, Kamas Ranger District: Ledgefork, Mirror Lake Equestrian, Smith Morehouse, Shady Dell, Shingle Creek, Yellow Pine (Oct 23)
Utah, Ogden Ranger District:  Perception Park (Oct 30)
Virginia, Warm Springs-James River Ranger District:  Bolar Mountain Loop 1 (Dec 3), Greenwood Point (year round)
Virginia, Mt Rogers Recreation Area:  Beartree (Oct 23), Grindstone (Nov 27)
West Virginia, Potomac-Cheat Ranger District:  Big Bend (Oct 30)

Jo Leach

Jo and Don worked in logistics and software development before workamping. We have worked for AL&L for 11 seasons as Campground Managers, Area Managers and currently as Regional Managers. Our website provides general information for retirees starting out in workamping.