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Trailer

Trailers for all types of towing vehicles, including SUVs and pickups.

Folding Trailer

Trailers you can tow with passenger vehicles or SUVs. A great way to transform average cars into adventure cars.

Fifth-Wheel

Larger trailers that attach to towing vehicles with a gooseneck extension in the truck bed.

Toy Hauler

Living quarters in the front with dedicated space for hauling motorcycles or other “toys” in the back.

Utility Trailer

All other types of towable trailers.

All drivables

Class C

Popular with small families and first-time RV drivers who want a little more room than a van. Comparable to driving a truck.

Camper Van

The smallest and nimblest of fully enclosed RVs. Drives like a van. Loves posing for Instagram.

Class B

A formal-sounding name for camper van, but just as photogenic.

Class A

Drivers should be comfortable driving bus-sized vehicles and dealing with parking limitations. Great for delivery.

Truck Camper

If you can drive a truck, you can drive a truck camper. Makes roughing it significantly less rough.

Other

All other types of drivable vehicles.

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Sitting on the shore of one of the largest lakes in the world, Michigan City is a gem of Indiana waiting for both adventurers and sightseers to come for a visit. In the northwestern corner of the state, it is the place to be if you want to witness the unique beauty of Lake Michigan, from its sandy shores dotted with dunes to the blue waters where you can launch your boat and completely unwind. Michigan City Transit operates in the city, so you can rent an RV and leave it in an RV park while you take a tour of all the interesting city sights.

You can also reach the surrounding cities via public transit and make your trip even more exciting. South Bend lies on the banks of the St. Joseph River, home to several amazing museums and the University of Notre Dame. Nicknamed “The RV Capital of the World,” Elkhart is another city on the same river that will surely attract travelers who rent a motorhome in Michigan City. Famous for its deep dish pizza, Cloud Gate sculpture, and numerous museums, Chicago is only an hour's drive away.

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The Great Outdoors

One of the reasons to search for an RV in Michigan City is definitely Indiana Dunes National Park, a sandy haven right beside Lake Michigan. Summer is reserved for swimming and relaxing on the soft sand, while campers who come in winter can enjoy snowshoeing and cross-country skiing. Hiking trails will show you all the colors of the lush vegetation growing in the park. The highlight of the visit is the sand dunes, offering a hiking challenge and wonderful panoramic views from the top.

When you park your Michigan City campervan rental at Chain O’ Lakes State Park, you will find nine scenic lakes offering their peaceful waters to nature lovers looking for some peace and quiet. Fill your day with relaxing activities such as swimming, boating, and fishing, or stay active on one of the trails stretching for miles. If you want to find out something interesting about the history of the area, visit the historic Stanley Schoolhouse. Ice fishing and cross-country skiing are popular winter activities in the park.

If you get your Michigan City RV rental on I-90 and travel east, you will arrive at Pokagon State Park, waiting for adventurers in the northeastern corner of the state. One of the oldest state parks in Indiana, this place is famous for its winter activities, and the exciting toboggan ride is one of the most popular. The park is dotted with lakes great for fishing and boating, and wonderful stone and log buildings made by the Civilian Conservation Corps further add to its charm.

One of the wonders created by glacial forces, Turkey Run State Park is only a few hours' drive away from the city. Enter a whole new world of sandstone cliffs, narrow ravines, and hidden trails. Sugar Creek meanders through the park, waiting for anglers to find a peaceful spot under the trees along its shores. From the incredible beauty of the Punchbowl waterfall to the interesting history of Richard Lieber Cabin, there is no end to extraordinary places in this park supposedly named after wild turkeys finding refuge in its gorges.

RV Parks

With plenty of RV parks and campgrounds in and around the city, finding a spot for your camper rental near Michigan City is as easy as it gets.

Michigan City Campground is located on U.S. Route 421, just south of the city. It boasts a camp store, a swimming pool, and Wi-Fi access. There is also a fishing pond and a playground. The park is minutes away from Indiana Dunes National Park and Washington Zoo, as well as some of the shopping and dining spots of the city. Continue going south, and you will arrive at Last Resort Campground in Hanna. Situated on U.S. Route 30, it features full hookups, Wi-Fi access, and a swimming pool. It is close to Valparaiso and its attractions, stores, and restaurants.

On your way to South Bend, you will find Lakeside RV Resort. It is a pet-friendly park with a clubhouse and a swimming pool. Hudson Lake is right next to the park, offering a range of water activities. There are a restaurant and a railway station right next to the park, and New Carlisle is nearby.

Exploring the City

One of the symbols of the city, the Old Lighthouse Museum is a must-visit place for anyone who opts for a travel trailer rental in Michigan City. Dating back to the 19th century, it is one of the oldest lighthouses in the state. Interesting exhibits feature model ships and the story of Miss Harriet Colfax, who was the lighthouse keeper for more than 40 years. You can also enter the lantern room and enjoy the panoramic views it offers.

Washington Park Zoo is another wonderful spot in the city where you can spend a relaxing day surrounded by amazing flora and fauna. Nearly 100 animal species can be seen in this skillfully landscaped zoo that resembles their natural habitats. Whether you visit the unique Rotary Castle for a chance to see lizards and snakes or take a walk through the aviary, you are in for a great time.

For a mixture of impressive architecture and interesting history, pay a visit to the Barker Mansion. As you study the original furniture and the family’s personal belongings, you will get a glimpse into mid-19th-century Indiana. The garden surrounding the mansion is also worth visiting, offering a peaceful atmosphere in the middle of the city.

Pubs, steakhouses, breweries, and classic American restaurants – foodies will find a variety of excellent dining spots when they pick up their RV trailer rental in Michigan City, IN.

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Popular nearby hiking trails and campgrounds


  • Hiking TrailLocation
  • Mount Baldy Trail [CLOSED], INMichigan City, IN
  • Indiana Beach Walk, INMichigan City, IN
  • Dune Ridge Trail, INIndiana Dunes National Lakeshore, IN
  • Heron Rookery Trail, INIndiana Dunes National Beach, IN
  • Ly-co-ki-we Trail Glenwood Dunes Trail System, INIndiana Dunes National Lakeshore, IN
  • Three Peaks Loop Trail, INIndiana Dunes National Beach, IN
  • Beach Trail, INIndiana Dunes National Beach, IN
  • Trail 9 and 10 Loop, INIndiana Dunes National Beach, IN
  • Indiana Dunes State Park Loop, INIndiana Dunes National Beach, IN
  • Cowles Bog Trail, INIndiana Dunes National Lakeshore, IN

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