Welcome to the largest city in Missouri, Kansas City! A modern city, known for its famous Bar-b-Que, Kansas City is a great place to rent an RV. With all the conveniences of a big city, but without many of the drawbacks of huge metropolitan areas, it’s a great place to explore. Search for an RV in Kansas City, Missouri and get ready to enjoy the best of both worlds!
Public transportation is available via RideKC, an inter-state bus system that runs between Kansas and Missouri. The free downtown trolley and a streetcar (in development) will help you get in and around this great Midwestern city, making RV travel super easy and accessible. Take your Kansas City RV rental to historic hiking trails, amusement parks, museums and more. Experience the craft breweries and famous jazz history of Kansas City while you take your RV rental all around the city and the immediate area. Packed with many RV parks within and around the city, this is a great place to explore in a camper rental from Kansas City. Take advantage of Kansas City, Missouri, and all that it has to offer while enjoying an amazing RV experience.
The Great Outdoors
Many are surprised by the great outdoor adventures available in and around Kansas City. Running through the city, Brush Creek Waterway features greenery, bicycling, hiking, walking and running trails, and plenty of fresh air. The lush Parkville Nature Sanctuary, located 10 miles northwest in Parkville, is a wildlife preserve and educational facility - a perfect place to take your RV rental near Kansas City. Five miles south of downtown Kansas City, take your RV rental to Lakeside Nature Center. Learn about local birds and animals, and meet the nature center’s oldest resident, Wilma, the box turtle. Filled with trails and near other Kansas City highlights, like the zoo, an outdoor theater, picnic areas, and fishing ponds, the Lakeside Nature Center is a great place to enjoy with the whole family.
Other hiking opportunities in the city include the Old Trolley Trail, a bicycling and walking trail, and the Line Creek Trail. If history is your thing, make sure to take your RV rental in Kansas City, MO to a portion of the Oregon National Historic Trail, which visits Kansas City at the Minor Park/Red Bridge Crossing. This site features a beautiful 27-acre park, and is in a beautiful setting where the wagon wheel trail of the settlers is clearly evident. Another historic trail that passes through the Kansas City area is the famous Santa Fe Trail. In Westport, Missouri, northwest of downtown Kansas City, the portion of the Santa Fe Trail here features a park and information about the settlers who were exploring the far west reaches of the United States at that time.
There are tons of great RV parks to take your RV rental in and around Kansas City. For a kid-friendly experience, including miniature golf, a water park, attached hotel and other amenities, including free wifi, check into Great Wolf Lodge. Another kid-friendly place to park your Kansas City RV rental is the Worlds of Fun Village. Nearby the famous Worlds of Fun amusement park, this RV park features cable TV hookup, internet, and hot showers.
If you’d prefer to park your RV rental closer to downtown attractions, consider the Stadium RV Park, with its downtown location convenient to every city tourist site. If staying outside of the city is your preference, Trailside RV Park has you covered. Located in Blue Springs, about 45 minutes from downtown, this beautiful spot features a pool, shaded spots, laundry facilities and helpful management.
All the RV Parks in and around Kansas City are convenient to both city and outdoor adventures, including close proximity to Walmart locations, gas stations, convenience stores, groceries and RV supplies.
Exploring the City
Kansas City has much to offer, from amusement parks, to museums, to markets and great eating; you can find it all while enjoying your rental RV in Kansas City.
For a fun family activity, check out the famous Worlds of Fun amusement park, a full-service park where you can spend days and days enjoying the rides, unique foods, shops and more. Restaurant Row, or the 39th Street District, can’t be beat for dining of all styles and preferences. To experience world-class shopping, check out the River Market District and “The Plaza.” If you love jazz music, and enjoy the unique stylings of world-famous Kansas City jazz, go to the 18th and Vine District. Kansas City’s famous BBQ can be found throughout the city, with dozens of outstanding examples in all parts of the city, so wherever you have your RV rental, you are bound to find a great BBQ joint nearby. The City Market is another great place to see vendors and sample local food. For a museum experience, check out Nelson-Atkins Museum of art and Science City at Union Station, which also includes a planetarium, City Extreme Screen Theater, and hands-on displays. Another family favorite is the outstanding Kansas City Zoo. Finally, Kansas City is rich with a wide variety of professional sports teams including the Kansas City Royals (baseball), Kansas City Chiefs (football), Sporting Kansas City (Soccer), and the Kansas City Mavericks (Hockey).
Book an RV in Kansas City, MO and start your adventure. There’s something here for everyone!
Kansas City, MO is the perfect spot to start your next road trip.
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