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Egg Harbor Lake Campground

Backed by the New Jersey Pine Barrens, the Egg Harbor Lake Campground is a family-friendly RV park overlooking Egg Harbor City Lake. It features a range of wooded campsites and a whole host of recreational facilities, all just a stone’s throw from the Wharton State Forest and Atlantic City.RV camping at Egg Harbor Lake Campground includes access to 43 RV sites, with water and 30-amp electric connections available. Fire rings and picnic tables are provided at each of the RV sites, with a couple of yurts and several tent-only sites also available.Aside from a children’s playground and free mini-golf course, Egg Harbor Lake Campground also features volleyball and basketball courts. You can cool off in the RV park’s lake during the summer months before picking up snacks and camping essentials from the on-site convenience store.



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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

Camping at Egg Harbor Lake Campground is a good base for exploring the Wharton State Forest, which sprawls across almost 123,000 acres to the north. It protects a large tract of Atlantic coastal pines within the New Jersey Pinelands National Reserve, with walking trails, a beautifully preserved mansion, and a cluster of industrial ruins among its highlights. Head to the 18th-century bog iron and glass manufacturing site of Batsto Village to learn about the region’s industrial heritage or rent a canoe to explore the tranquil waters of the Mullica River at your leisure.Directly north of the Wharton State Forest is the Brendan T. Byrne State Forest, which is crisscrossed by around 25 miles of hiking, mountain biking, and cross-country skiing trails. It encompasses just over 37,000 acres, including the Cedar Swamp Natural Area that’s renowned for its population of threatened Helonias bullata. If you want to stretch your legs, you can explore along the multi-use Mount Misery Trail (also accessible to mountain bikers) or follow the 50-mile-long Batona Trail. Don’t miss a visit to Whitesbog Village, a historic town founded in the 1870s that was once surrounded by one of the largest berry farms in New Jersey.Keen birdwatchers should make the one-hour drive south to the Cape May National Wildlife Refuge, an 11,000-acre protected area that provides critical habitat for migratory bird species. Each year, it’s visited by hundreds of thousands of shorebirds on their annual migration, which takes them from Central and South America to their breeding grounds high up in the Arctic. This Wetland of International Importance offers exceptional sightings, with highlights including yellow-throated warblers, peregrine falcons, American kestrels, and threatened piping plovers.

Exploring the City

Egg Harbor City campers are on the doorstep of several supermarkets where you can stock up on grocery supplies, as well as gas stations, if you need to fill up your RV rental. There’s also a wide choice of dining establishments for those nights when you don’t feel like cooking, ranging from fast-food joints to pizzerias and American-style diners.Campsites at the Egg Harbor Lake Campground are around 30 minutes’ drive from Atlantic City, which is packed with casinos, shopping centers, and restaurants. You can soak up all the beachfront action along the Atlantic City Boardwalk or browse the bargains available at the Tanger Outlets. If you’re traveling with kids, don’t miss a visit to Storybook Land, with rides and attractions themed around popular children’s stories. Adults can try their luck in the numerous casinos, many of which also offer spas, high-end shopping, and nightly entertainment shows.Also in Atlantic City is the Absecon Lighthouse, which stands as the tallest lighthouse in New Jersey. Dating back to the mid-19th century, the lighthouse was deactivated in 1933 and is now open to the public as a tourist site and museum. Browse the historical artifacts on display in the replicated 1925 Keeper’s House and learn about the shipwrecks that lie offshore, then climb the 228 steps that lead to the top of the lighthouse for sweeping views across the coastline.A short drive southwest of Atlantic City in Margate City is Lucy the Elephant, a six-story-tall, 90-ton elephant that was originally built in 1881. She’s now listed as a National Historic Landmark and is always a hit with kids, who can climb onto her back for incredible views across the Atlantic Ocean. It’s also possible to tour the interior of the elephant, which once served as a quirky hotel.Whether you want to explore the Pine Barrens or get your entertainment fix in Atlantic City, book a travel trailer rental in Atlantic County and start planning your New Jersey RV camping trip.


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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.