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Are you looking for the best natural sights Massachusetts has to offer? Then consider camping at Shady Acres Campground. Near the sea, hundreds of acres of forests, and various lakes, you won't run out places to explore during your visit. There are lots of on-site activities to enjoy, including a swimming pool, an arcade, and a library. If you're looking for a nearby outdoor spot to explore, Ben's Pond offers a sandy beach ideal for fishing, swimming, and more. Pets are welcome at this RV park, and Wifi access is available in most of the campground.Shady Acres is perfect for anybody looking for a secluded place to park an RV rental. There are over 200 campsites on offer, most of which have full hookups with 30/50 amp service. There are also some sites with just water and electric to make sure everybody's needs are met. Big rigs are also supported, and there are pull-through sites for easy access. The campground also provides the expected basic amenities, including washing machines and washrooms.When you're camping at Shady Acres Campground, you'll be close to a plethora of natural sights, as well as near some vibrant cities. The nearest town, Carver, is small but provides a few essentials as well as some local shops and restaurants. Taunton and Providence are less than an hour's drive away and contain lots of fun and exciting attractions. Carver campers will also be less than an hour's drive from the Cape Cod Bay, and you'll be right on the edge of Myles Standish State Forest.



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Camping with an RV

Camping with an RV

Have you ever wanted to sleep at the foot of a mountain or wake up to the sound of the ocean’s waves gently crashing on the shore? When on a road trip, do you like to stop at every weird and wonderful roadside attraction? Do you ever just want to take a break from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and get out into the great outdoors? Then renting an RV is definitely for you.

Camping in an RV allows you to adventure on your terms. Whether you’re looking to bond over an open fire with family and friends or you just want to get away for a while, there’s no better way to do it than from behind the wheel of an RV.

How Outdoorsy Works

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Find the perfect RV

Choose your location, dates, and send the owner a request to book.

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Delivery or Pickup

Arrange a pick up time with the owner or have it delivered to your driveway or destination.

Let us help

Most owners have the option to deliver and set up the RV right to your destination.

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Adventure awaits!

Enjoy the freedom of the open road nd the assurance of 24/7 roadside assistance.

After your trip, return the RV to the owner on the same condition you recieved it.

The Great Outdoors

When you book an RV in Plymouth County, you'll have easy access to the Myles Standish State Forest. This massive forest is ideal for a variety of fun activities. Hikers will feel right at home exploring the 13 miles of trails that lead through the dense forest. If you're visiting during the summer, you'll want to stop at College Pond. This pond is a favorite spot for locals and visitors and is ideal for swimming, canoeing, and fishing. If you're looking to take it easy, there are lots of picnic tables by the pond where you can enjoy a scenic bite to eat. Winter visitors can try cross-country skiing and snowmobiling.Alternatively, you may want to visit the coast during your Carver campervan rental vacation. There are lots of great parks to visit by the sea, and one of the most popular is Pilgrim Memorial State Park. This state park is popular due to the presence of Plymouth Rock, which is where the Mayflower is said to have landed. Visitors can see the rock firsthand and visit the scenic viewing areas that overlook the harbor. There's also the Mayflower II Museum to visit if you want to delve into the history of the park and a 30-minute guided tour where you can learn more about the harbor and Plymouth Rock.If you'd prefer to explore the area near Providence and Taunton, consider a trip to Dighton Rock State Park. This 85-acre state park features pastures and woodlands along the banks of the Taunton River. The trees and views of the river make this the perfect spot for a picnic. Visitors can take a hike along the river, and even engage in some watersports, including fishing, canoeing, and kayaking. The park features a museum where you can learn about enigmatic and ancient carvings in Dighton Rock.

Exploring the City

While camping near Carver, you'll no doubt want to visit Providence. Providence is Rhode Island's capital and features an array of fun activities for all ages. The Roger Williams Zoo features roughly 150 animals from every continent. The zoo is the third oldest in the country and has been open since the 1870s. There are many unusual creatures on display, such as giant anteaters, binturong, and babirusa. Many of these creatures are rare, and such a unique collection is well worth seeing when you're RV camping at Shady Acres Campground.Providence also contains a lot of great museums. The RISD Museum is affiliated with the Rhode Island School of Design and features over 100,000 individual pieces of art, making it one of the largest art museums in the country. Some of the pieces on display date back thousands of years, including a fantastic collection of quality ancient Greek coins. There are historical and famous pieces of art on display including pottery by Paul Revere, a collection of work by Edouard Manet, and a painting by Rene Magritte.If you're looking for some history during your visit, consider a trip to the Rhode Island State House. This state house was built at the turn of the 20th century and contains one of the biggest unsupported marble domes in the world. Visitors can request a tour of this impressive statehouse and learn about its history. There's also a visitor center full of artifacts and memorabilia relating to Rhode Island's past.


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All towables

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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Questions about RVs?

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What type of RV should I choose?

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Start by determining how many people are planning to travel with you. Going on a solo-journey? Choose a camper van or a teardrop trailer. Bringing the whole family along for the ride? Consider a spacious Class A or five-wheel.

You’ll also want to consider amenities. For example, if you’re planning to cook on the road, you’ll want a kitchenette. If your campground doesn’t have public restrooms, you’ll want to search RVs with bathrooms. Check out full descriptions of our models to help you decide here.


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Do the RVs have bathrooms?

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Yes. Class A’s, Class B’s, and Class C’s and five-Wheels typically have bathrooms. Depending on where you plan on camping, you’ll want to double-check the availability of restrooms if selecting a rig without a bathroom. Nervous about renting an RV with a bathroom? Owners can help show you how to clean the tank or will offer to do it for you for a fee.


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How does check-in work?

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Once an Owner approves your RV reservation, you can coordinate a time to pick up your rig or have it delivered to your doorstep or campsite. At that point, the owner will do a key exchange with you and walk you through the RV and answer any questions you might have.