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Lonesome Dove RV Ranch

Lonesome Dove RV Ranch is located outside the town of Del Rio, Texas. It's near the Rio Grande River and the Mexico border. This area is known for its beautiful scenery and waterways, making it a popular destination for outdoor lovers. The nearest large city is San Antonio, which is a three-hour drive east. The campground is also within driving distance of Austin, Corpus Christi, and many other notable Texas towns.Campsites at Lonesome Dove RV Ranch are open or shaded, and short and long-term stays are possible. Electric connectivity, free WiFi, and cable hookups are offered. Campers also have access to showers and restrooms, an exercise area, and a kitchen. There's also an indoor rec room with a game area, a pool table, a TV, and more. The RV park hosts weekly dinners and other events, too. Pets are welcome, and the park even has a pet washing station in case your pup has a little too much fun during your outdoor adventures.



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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.

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

The Great Outdoors

There's so much to do outside when you camp in an RV at Lonesome Dove RV Ranch. Amistad National Recreation Area is located a few miles northwest of the park and is a must-visit for anyone who enjoys water sports. The Amistad Reservoir sits on the border of the United States and Mexico and offers a huge range of fun things to do. Boat launches are located all around the reservoir, and you can rent watercraft from outfitters in Del Rio if you don't have your own boat. If you want to go fishing in the lake, you will need a Texas fishing license. In the reservoir, you'll find catfish, bass, stripers, and more. There are also two swimming areas in the lake. This reservoir is an ideal place for swimming because temperatures in the area are so warm, particularly in the summer. If you're feeling daring, head to the on-site cove for some scuba diving.There are also lots of fun things to do on land at the Amistad National Recreation Area. Several picnic areas can be found on the shores of the lake. This area is also a popular place for bird and wildlife watching because of the many migratory birds that pass through the area. If you're looking to do something a little more active, you can explore the recreation area's trail network, which offers beautiful views of the lake as well as opportunities for wildlife watching. There are designated hunting seasons at Amistad National Recreation Area. Some of the game in the area include deer, turkey, rabbit, feral hog, duck, and more.Farther east is Kickapoo Cavern State Park, which is another fun place to visit when you book an RV rental in Val Verde County. This park is known for its fascinating caves, and they offer guided tours that take you into the caves. Bats reside in this park and come out during warm summer nights. Additionally, several miles of trails for hiking and biking run throughout the park. Like many of the other natural parks in this area, Kickapoo Cavern is an excellent place for bird watching.

Exploring The Area

RV camping at Lonesome Dove RV Ranch makes it easy to explore Del Rio and the broader South Texas area. Although Del Rio is a small town, there are lots of conveniences nearby, including a supermarket, multiple gas stations, pharmacies, and banks. Del Rio has a good selection of restaurants, including excellent Tex-Mex food, as well as barbecue, burgers, pizza, Thai food, and Chinese food. Del Rio is also home to its own winery, which is one of the oldest in Texas.If you're looking to visit a larger city to visit while RV camping in Del Rio, head about 150 miles east to San Antonio. Downtown San Antonio is known for its vibrant River Walk, where you can enjoy some of the city's best food, shopping, and nightlife. The city is also home to the historic Alamo and the San Antonio Missions National Historical Park. Both sites are vital parts of Texas history, and you can tour them to learn more. If you have kids along for the ride, you'll also want to check out the city's amusement parks; multiple theme parks and water parks are in the area. Other notable attractions in the area include the San Antonio Zoo, the San Antonio Botanical Garden, the San Antonio Museum of Art, and the Witte Museum, which focuses on natural history.Settle into a campsite at Lonesome Dove RV Ranch and soak up some South Texas sun. Wade in the warm waters of the nearby Amistad Reservoir, delve into the region's interesting past, and live it up on San Antonio's River Walk. Search for a motorhome rental in Del Rio and start planning your visit.


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Questions about RVs?

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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.