When you are planning to book an RV in Licking County, you’ll need a place to call your temporary home and the Lazy River at Granville Campground, America’s only “Funground,” is definitely worth your while. It is considered one of the top 100 parks in the country. The campground features a swimming pool and splash pad, miniature golf, pedal carts and banana bikes for rent, laser tag, zip lines, a challenge course, volleyball and basketball, pinewood derby, a game room, a fitness room, and a playground. The camp store offers gifts, groceries, and a snack bar. Other campground amenities include restrooms and showers, laundry facilities, a dump station, propane refills, and WiFi.Sites at the RV park in Granville may have full hookups or water and electric hookups. Sites may have cable hookups, as well. All sites include picnic tables and fire rings. The campground is kid-friendly and pet-friendly, so all members of your family are welcome here.
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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
Find the perfect RV
Choose your location, dates, and send the host a request to book.
Delivery or Pickup
Arrange a pick up time with the host or have it delivered to your driveway or destination.
Let us help
Most hosts have the option to deliver and set up the RV right to your destination.
Enjoy the freedom of the open road nd the assurance of 24/7 roadside assistance.
After your trip, return the RV to the host in the same condition you recieved it.
The Dawes Arboretum in Newark is dedicated to the conservation of trees and nature. You can visit, learn, explore, and admire when you are motorhome camping near here. Highlights include the Dutch Fork Wetlands, Dawes Lake, the Woodland Garden, the Garden Gateway, Glacier Ridge, and the Red Barn Area. The Visitor Center offers a Discovery Center, bonsai collection, bird watching garden, and unique gift store. Light snacks and refreshments are also available. Guided tours and self-guided audio tours are offered.The Wilds, developed in part by Jack Hanna, is an outdoor animal experience unlike any other, and you can experience it when you camp in an RV near Granville. Some of the animals that live here include the sable antelope, the giraffe, the cheetah, the African painted dog, and many others. Special opportunities to explore include zipline safari tours and evening animal encounters complete with drinks and snacks. There are several snack bars and cafes, as well as a gift market. Explore the exotic only a few miles from the city.The Wayne National Forest is the only national forest in Ohio, and it covers a quarter-million miles in the Unglaciated Allegheny Plateau. You can spend some time here when you are camping at the Lazy River at Granville Campground. The forest includes the National Forest Covered Bridge Scenic Byway, which runs mostly along the Little Muskingum River, and offers a 35-mile self-guided interpretive tour. Recreational opportunities include beaches and dunes, fishing and hunting, climbing, hiking, biking, water sports, picnicking, and archery target shooting.
You’ll be near Amish Country when you're camping at Lazy River at Granville Campground. Don’t miss the chance to see a slice of Americana and American history. Many of the Amish and Mennonites who live in the area still live as they did over a century ago. This means that visitors can experience true farm-to-table fare, shop for authentic handcrafts and furniture, and see horses, buggies, and farm life firsthand. Lehman’s Hardware is just one of the businesses that cater to the simple life, and here you can find farm and garden tools, housewares, baking and cooking supplies, and plenty of Amish-made crafts and goods. Amish Country is full of things to do and see, and most of all, things to eat and things to buy, so you will definitely want to devote at least a full day to seeing and shopping while you are here.When you’re more in the mood for big-city attractions and amenities, direct your Granville camper rental towards the state capital of Columbus. The city’s Scioto Mile is a series of parks with trails and an interactive fountain. Other highlights here include the COSI Science Center and planetarium, the Columbus Museum of Art, and the German Village area with restored 19th-century houses. Nature lovers will appreciate the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium and the Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens. Art lovers will like the museums, galleries, exhibitions, performances, and public art. And everyone will appreciate the lively food scene. Make sure to visit TourismOhio and the Greater Columbus Convention and Visitors Bureau for updated information on area attractions, events, happenings, and tourist and visitor guides.Besides the on-site snack bar, you’ll have plenty of choices for food nearby when you are staying at one of the RV parks in Granville, including comfort food and diner fare, pizza, barbecue, ethnic eateries, and familiar fast-casual chains. You’ll also probably need to refill your rig as well while you are here, and there are numerous service stations, truck stops, and convenience stores where you can procure either gasoline or diesel fuel.
What type of RV should I choose?
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.
Do the RVs have bathrooms?
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.
How does check-in work?