Roaring Camp Railroads
Santa Cruz modern history is based upon the clear cutting of the pristine Redwood forests. While not environmentally correct the era launched the development of California and has been partially rectified by the restoration, maintenance and story telling provided by local parks and attractions. ROaring Camp Railroad allows you to step back into a bygone era when large steam locomotives hauled lumber out of the forest down to mills. Travel through the tall trees and learn about the past in this fun and informative location. Bonus points for being located in an amazing state park protecting second growth Redwood trees.
Santa Cruz North Harbor
Santa Cruz, CA
Use your RV rental to stay right down by the water. This campground operated by the Santa Cruz marina offers full hookup RV sites with views of the boats at dock. Walk to a whale watching boat charter or bike to one of the great restaurants or shops in the area. Make sure your RV rental is all self contained and book in advance for this popular location.
The San Francisco bay area is a great destination for a vacation. There is a lot to see and do, and, when you bring to mind the amount of fine wine that is produced in California, you realize that there is a lot to taste as well. Ridge Vineyards in Cupertino near San Jose has a long history. Wine making began here in the late 19th Century, and today the vineyard at Monte Bello in the Santa Cruz Mountains produces exceptional wines, and welcomes visitors who want to see the estate and sample their delightful produce.
Most wine tasting sessions are arranged by appointment, but small groups of eight or less are able to visit the estate and the tasting room at the weekend without a reservation. Picnicking is also available, but again it is worthwhile checking out the website regarding availability, and the advisability of making a reservation ahead of your visit.
West Cliff Drive
Santa Cruz, CA
A RV rental allows you to drive and take advantage of scenic routes. One of the most popular things to do in Santa Cruz is to cruise West Cliff Drive. Take in the dramatic views of beachside cliffs and crashing waves as you meander along high end ocean front neighborhoods in your RV rental
Santa Cruz Wharf
Santa Cruz, CA
Take the family for a classic getaway to the historic building by the sea. Once the final stop on train trips to the coast this location is still incredibly popular. Parking is available all around and spots can fit you and your RV rental. Practice your hand at mini-gulf or hit the snack bar and enjoy a meal on one of the most famous beaches in the world.
Marina Dunes RV Resort Park
Are you looking for somewhere to stay with your RV in Monterey Park, California? If so, you won't go far wrong booking into Marina Dunes RV Park. You will only be steps away from beautiful beaches, and Monterey is only 10 minutes away, as is Carmel and some great golf courses, such as Pebble Beach. It is the perfect place to stay if you want to see the amazing Monterey peninsular. The RV Park is situated right on a dunes preserve, and it offers full hookup, restrooms, and laundrey facilities. There is plenty to do here if you fancy a day at the RV Park. and you certainly won't get bored. There is a clubhouse with a television, pool table, and free coffee and hot chocolate. What could be better? There is also an exercise room on site, an outdoor patio and barbecue area, a playground, and a sand volleyball court. The beachfront close by is undeveloped and goes on for 10 miles. You will be able to sunbathe, swim, and surf in relative peace and quiet. If you are interested in wildlife, there is plenty around. You can even whale watch at certain times of the year. Imagine how amazing it will be to see these magnificent beasts in their own environment.
Sea Cliff State Beach
Santa Cruz, CA
Just south of Santa Cruz is a unique camping opportunity ONLY open to RVs. Book your RV rental and stay in one of the few California State Park locations that offers full hookup service steps from the beach. Enjoy magnificent sunsets while you dine, play in the sand, and bring the long board for classic California waves.
Pinto Lake City Park
Pinto Lake City Park in Watsonville, California is owned by the city and operated by the Park Concessionaire, an independent contractor. The lake is over 10,000 year old and located midway between Santa Cruz and Monterey. The facilities for RV camping and boating are excellent. The back-in sites are 50?x15? and on grass. Each site is supplied with 30 amp electricity, city water, sewer, a locked gate at night, and fire rings. The park is carefully maintained on beautiful surroundings. Campers may make arrangements to include two dogs in their agreement. The management staff on duty are always friendly and helpful for their visitors. The park is locked up at night for safety, so visitors are given a key for admission should they go out of the facilities at night. The campers are often returning people who were pleased with their last visit. The fishing in the lake is catch and release but most enjoyable with reports of large bass on angler?s lines.