By Kyle Holland
Welcome to the beautiful Northwest! Traveling through this region of the country is a must for RV enthusiasts. The Northwest offers some of the highest-rated campgrounds in the country and some of the most inspiring scenery one could ask for.
The Northwest is a bucket list road trip for lovers of the outdoors. Experience crystal clear lakes; rivers full of hungry fish; majestic forests with the fresh smell of pine; and stunning views of the Oregon Coast with its breathtaking coastline, lighthouses and historical bridges.
With any luck, RVers will get to enjoy some of the finest wines, gorgeous sunsets and best fishing. But what about a place to stay? Here is sampling of RV parks in Oregon. Each offers a unique opportunity to enjoy a little bit of what this great region has to offer.
Sea and Sand RV Park – Depoe Bay
This park is located on U.S. 101, about three miles north of Depoe Bay on the central Oregon coastline. Sea and Sand offers amazing beach and ocean views from terraced ocean RV sites. The forested campsites provide easy beach access.
Migrating grey whale sightings are almost a daily occurrence on the shores of Depoe Bay. Charter fleets leave Depoe Bay and Newport daily, providing opportunities for deep-sea fishing, crabbing or whale watching. Other local attractions: fresh water fishing (salmon, steelhead and trout), aquariums, lighthouses, outlet shopping, golfing, fine restaurants, casino gaming and more.
Seven Feathers RV Resort – Canyonville
Located in the “Land of Umpqua,” this resort offers a quiet atmosphere and breathtaking views of southern Oregon.
A main attraction in the area is the Seven Feathers Casino Resort. Others include the Myrtle Creek Golf Course, Crater Lake National Park, the Oregon Caves National Monument, Wildlife Safari and Animal Park, and the Umpqua Valley wine country.
Heceta Beach RV Park – Florence
Phone: (541) 997.7664
Located on the north side of Florence, Heceta Beach RV Park is a short walk from quiet beaches. The park, under new ownership, and is a perfect place to relax and enjoy the natural coastal plant life that surrounds the park.
The location is perfect for those wanting a little adventure and fun while on the Oregon Coast. The park offers a free shuttle to Three Rivers Casino, where guests can enjoy great food, gaming and nightly entertainment. It is also just a short drive from the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area, where guests can rent ATVs or take a guided tour in their vehicles. Other local attractions include the Darligntonia Botanical Gardens, 17 fishing lakes nearby, horseback riding, Sea Lion Caves, whale watching, and much more.
Crown Villa RV Resort – Bend
Located in the heart of central Oregon, this lavish resort offers a relaxing and quiet residential setting. Each site has its own individual brick storage building and approximately 1,500 square feet of grass with shade trees to enjoy.
Central Oregon is the land of adventure and exploration. Whether it’s a trek to Mount Bachelor, a whitewater rafting trip, golfing or fishing, the area has it all. Plus, there’s plenty of fine dining, shopping and local events going on throughout the year.
Casey’s Riverside RV Park – Westfir
This park is perfect those who want to spend more time with nature. Nestled on the banks of the Willamette River, Casey’s rests in the heart of the Willamette National Forest. Hike the nearby trails, bike world class mountain bike trails, kayak, raft, and fly fish.
This park is perfect for those who want to experience the Oregon outdoors.
Motorhome travelers who visit the Northwest are apt to be back for more adventures.