Virginia Museum of Transport
Roanoke in Virginia is the home of the Virginia Museum of Transport, and is a fine place to visit whether or not you are a rail enthusiast. When you come here you may get to see the Class J611, the museum?s finest steam locomotive, but do check ahead because this popular engine goes on tour for part of the year.
Alongside the Class J611, the museum is home to about 50 other trains, and you can learn about the importance of the railroad in Virginia?s history here, as well as admire these classic engines. The collection includes steam, diesel and electric locomotives, as well as freight cars, passenger cars, cabooses and other unique rolling stock.
At the Virginia Museum of Transport, you can see their collection of cars and trucks, both vintage and modern, as well as hand and horse-drawn vehicles. The museum is also home to the ?Wings Over Virginia Aviation Collection?.
Blackstone North RV Park
If you are looking to visit central California, then Blackstone North RV Park in Fresno may well be of interest. It is an attractive, moderately-sized park, with space for around 100 units, which offers key amenities such as water, electric and sewer. It has lots of shade, and generous spaces for RVs, with big rig access and pull-thru sites.
Pets are allowed, and the site is family friendly. There is a laundry, as well as restrooms and showers, and the park is close to North Fresco, where there are restaurants and shops. The park is less than five miles from Clovis, California where you can visit Old Town Clovis, and enjoy a stroll around the antique shops and boutiques, and is also conveniently located for visiting Sequoia National Park and Yosemite National Park ? both around 90 minutes? drive away.
Eagle's Nest Resort
The Eagle's Nest Resort just east of Porterville, California has lots of trees and plenty of shade. It is conveniently located just off highway 190. They offer full and partial hook ups, tent sites, and have bathrooms and showers. There is room to accommodate large groups. If you get tired of lounging in your lawn chair in the shade, the swimming pool provides another option to escape from the heat! The nearby river provides ample opportunities for fishing for bluegill, crappie, and trout, or simply spend the afternoon rock-hopping on the bank. Kids will have fun playing at the water's edge, and there is even an on-site laundry in case they fall in! There is a camp store which provides the basics, like ice, but the handy location just outside of Porterville means you are never far from all amenities. Porterville, California has restaurants, shopping, groceries and any services you might need.
Sun & Fun RV Park
Sun & Fun is an excellent RV park in Tulare, California. The park also accommodates residents in manufactured homes in the community. Visitors will find a convenient, relaxing oasis in the Central Valley of California. There are 59 RV spaces, five pull-through sites with full hookups. The sites are equipped with 30 and 50 amps, paved patios, and a staff dedicated to the comfort of the residents. Campers are welcome to rent by the day, week, or month. The manufactured homes are also available for rent. The facility has a beautiful swimming pool and spa, that are opened year round. The clubhouse is available, comfortable, and well-equipped. Free Wi-Fi is one of the attractions along with the friendly members of the community. The children in a group will love the playground, their parents will appreciate the laundry, and everyone will feel good about the restrooms as well as the showers. The family dog is welcome, and the canine members will appreciate the dog run.
Club Royal Oak RV
Club Royal Oak RV Resort is the most beautiful RV resort in Tulare County and the highest rated riverfront resort of its type in the western United States. The quiet park-like grounds covered in mature shade trees has 94 sites offering 30 and 50 amp electric service, 33 of which are full hookups, 36 riverfront sites with fire rings, 48 pull-through sites large enough to accommodate RV?s with multiple slide outs and some will accommodate the largest Big Rig RV?s with easy pull-through access. They also have 6 additional tent or dry camping sites without electrical service. Club Royal also hosts the annual ?Flat Bottom Boogie? Boat Show and Speed Demonstration. Long term and extended stays are always welcome at Club Royal. Tulare County is centrally located and boasts huge stretches of California?s world famous farms, ranches, and vineyards. There is the Kings River with its seasonal water sports, the annual Blossom Trail, antiquing, and sightseeing.
Sequoia National Park
No where else in the world will you find Earth?s remaining living giants. There are 8,000 sequoia trees and amongst them lives the largest living organism in the world: the General Sherman tree. But there?s so much more to do here than observing beautiful trees. The park has domes, stone canyons, and rivers. You can take part in the astronomy program, soak in the waterfalls and the swimming holes, fish, rock climb, and so much more.
Clos Du Val
Half a century of quality winemaking can be found in this 180 acre vineyard composed of the Three Graces: three estates that produce over 30 different types of Cabernet Sauvignon. Visitors can enjoy private and group tours, picnics, and the sights of manicured lawns and ivy-covered buildings. You can also try your hand at petanque or boules - a french game that requires much precision. And, if you?re planning to enjoy a romantic interlude or propose to that special person, Clos Du Val creates the perfect atmosphere.
Nearly 400 acres of vineyards that are farmed organically and sustainably, Silverado has much to offer for first time visitors and wine connoisseurs. The winery is composed of seven family owned vineyards located in various districts throughout Napa Valley. Silverado produces Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Merlot, Sangiovese and Cabernet Sauvignon and its world famous Limited Cabernet and SOLO Carbenet. You can take in the beauty of the valley, vineyards, and cobblestone terraces, with your friends and family. Here you can also enjoy a culinary delight as the chefs can prepare a meal that you will never forget.