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Camping Vacation Ideas
Do you enjoy camping vacations? Whether you are taking a family camping vacation, or camping with groups, friends, (or on your own), you’ll find ideal places to camp. Check out the nearby activities and attractions to help you plan an exciting camping vacation.

Each camping vacation destination includes a complete list of things to do, attractions, events, activities, places to stay and visitor information.



Columbia Vacation IdeasColumbia, SC - The city has something for all ages- from children's museums, street fairs, and hot downtown nightlife. You can get the big city atmosphere without loosing the friendly charm of the south.

What To Expect: Favorite things to do in Columbia include Recreation and family fun. Popular places to stay in Columbia are hotels, motels, campgrounds, cabins and tents. Costs are relatively below average. Enjoy barbeque and gourmet / fine dining restaurants.

Columbia Weather: Jan-Cool Feb-Cool Mar-Mild Apr-Warm May-Hot Jun-Hot Jul-Hot Aug-Hot Sep-Hot Oct-Warm Nov-Mild Dec-Cool

Best Time To Go: Fall and winter

Best Hotel Deal in Columbia, SC



Great-North-Woods Vacation IdeasGreat-North-Woods, NH - Greate-Northern-Woods, NH is the last totally natural area in New Hampshire. Lots of wildlife, particularly moose, can be observed quite frequently. Greate-Northern-Woods boasts "more moose than people"! Come to Greate-Northern-Woods and you will find the best fishing, snowmobiling, and relaxation in all of New England. If you are looking for a place to vacation and you are on a budget, you need not worry. Greate-Northern-Woods has many full service camp grounds to suit your needs. Despite the fact that the area is frequented by tourists, the area is not a "tourist trap". You dont have to spend money while you are here to enjoy a relaxing vacation.

What To Expect: Favorite things to do in Great-North-Woods include Recreation and family fun. Popular places to stay in Great-North-Woods are hotels, motels, campgrounds, cabins and tents. Costs are relatively average. Enjoy casual dining and gourmet / fine dining restaurants.

Great-North-Woods Weather: Jan-Cold Feb-Cold Mar-Cold Apr-Cool May-Cool Jun-Mild Jul-Warm Aug-Mild Sep-Mild Oct-Cool Nov-Cold Dec-Cold

Best Time To Go: Winter and fall

Best Hotel Deal in Great-North-Woods, NH


Hays Vacation IdeasHays, KS - Hays makes a great inexpensive family tourist destination and our slogan "Small Town Charm and Big Time Fun" means you'll be able to enjoy lots of fun sites that are very reasonably priced. There are 45 attractions, landmarks, museums, historic sites or interesting places to visit in Hays and of those 45 sights, 39 are free places to visit or tour. Within 20 miles outside of Hays there are an additional 15 places of interest including many historic German native stone churches and the boyhood home of Walter Chrysler, the founder of the Chrysler Motor Company. The main attractions around our area are in the categories of Frontier & Pioneer History, German Heritage, Arts, Natural History/Parks and Outdoor Recreation, Ag Tourism and Military History. Of course, shopping in our historic downtown Chestnut Street District attracts many visitors and there are numerous dining and entertainment options to take in as well.

What To Expect: Favorite things to do in Hays include sightseeing and family fun. Popular places to stay in Hays are hotels, motels, campgrounds, cabins and tents. Costs are relatively cheap. Enjoy fast food / takeout and casual dining restaurants.

Hays Weather: Jan-Cold Feb-Cold Mar-Cool Apr-Mild May-Mild Jun-Hot Jul-Hot Aug-Hot Sep-Warm Oct-Mild Nov-Cool Dec-Cold

Best Time To Go: Summer and fall

Free Visitor Guide: Take Advantage of Hays Visitors Packet

Best Hotel Deal in Hays, KS


Rapid City Vacation IdeasRapid City, SD - Unpack in Rapid City. Unwind in the Black Hills. Nestled on the foothills of the Black Hills of South Dakota, Rapid City shines as a hub of this region's vacation activities. From Native American culture to the majestic National Parks and Monuments, you will find a wealth of opportunity in the Black Hills, home to the mysterious Badlands and Devils Tower, Wind and Jewel Caves, and the majestic Mount Rushmore. Custer State Park and Crazy Horse are also one-of-a-kind, must see attractions. Every trip to the Black Hills should include a trip to The Journey Museum where you can take an incredible trek through over 2.5 billion years of Black Hills history. Also, visit Prairie Edge Trading Co. & Galleries, located in downtown Rapid City. Prairie Edge is an enormous mercantile of Indian-made goods showcasing the culture, crafts and art of the Plains Indians. Rapid City also boasts numerous free attractions, including the Stavkirke Chapel, the Museum of Geology, and The City of Presidents, where visitors can view life-sized bronze statues of our nations Presidents on downtown street corners. Coupled with the nearly 5,500 sleeping rooms located throughout Rapid City, nearly 100 quality restaurants and numerous enticing attractions Rapid City is the perfect hub for any Black Hills experience.

What To Expect: Favorite things to do in Rapid City include family fun and sightseeing. Popular places to stay in Rapid City are hotels, motels, campgrounds, cabins and tents. Costs are relatively average. Enjoy casual dining and gourmet / fine dining restaurants.

Rapid City Weather: Jan-Cold Feb-Cold Mar-Cold Apr-Cool May-Cool Jun-Warm Jul-Warm Aug-Warm Sep-Mild Oct-Cool Nov-Cold Dec-Cold

Best Time To Go: Summer and fall

Free Visitor Guide: Rapid City Visitors Guide

Best Hotel Deal in Rapid City, SD


Mankato Vacation IdeasMankato, MN - Greater Mankato offers everything you'd want from a big city - right in the middle of the great outdoors. Shopping, nightlife and attractions, plus wildlife, water and outdoor recreation all contribute to make Greater Mankato an ideal destination. Come on in and take a look at the wide variety of hidden treasures and opportunities for recreation, meetings, conventions, group travel, leisure, sightseeing, festivals, and sporting events that Greater Mankato has to offer!

What To Expect: Favorite things to do in Mankato include family fun and recreation. Popular places to stay in Mankato are hotels, motels, campgrounds, cabins and tents. Costs are relatively cheap. Enjoy fast food / takeout and casual dining restaurants.

Mankato Weather: Jan-Cold Feb-Cold Mar-Cold Apr-Cool May-Mild Jun-Warm Jul-Warm Aug-Warm Sep-Mild Oct-Cool Nov-Cold Dec-Cold

Best Time To Go: Summer and fall

Best Hotel Deal in Mankato, MN


Erie Vacation IdeasErie, PA - Erie is Pennsylvania's only Great Lakes Port City and boasts a wealth of natural beauty and fascinating history. Erie is situated along picturesque Presque Isle Bay, one of the world's best-protected harbors surrounded by a 3,200-acre peninsula, Presque Isle State Park. Enjoy Presque Isle State Park with 7 miles of sandy beaches, trails and plenty of outdoor recreation including swimming, fishing, boating, skiing, birding and the Tom Ridge Environmental Center, an educational fun way to learn the history of the Park. Travel downtown for Broadway shows, riveting theatrical performances, philharmonic delights, and comedy club entertainment. Explore acres of vineyards at local wineries. Enjoy dinner and a show at unique interactive dinner theaters. Root for our professional sports teams: Erie Seawolves AA baseball, Erie Otters OHL hockey or the Erie Bayhawks NBA D-League basketball. Splash around at Splash Lagoon Indoor Water Park or experience thrill rides and slides at Waldameer Park and Water World. Put your skies on for downhill or cross-country outdoor fun. Find everything you expect from a big metropolitan city with the affordability and charm of a smaller town.

What To Expect: Favorite things to do in Erie include Recreation and family fun. Popular places to stay in Erie are hotels, motels, campgrounds, cabins and tents. Costs are relatively average. Enjoy casual dining and ethnic restaurants.

Erie Weather: Jan-Cold Feb-Cold Mar-Cold Apr-Cool May-Mild Jun-Warm Jul-Warm Aug-Warm Sep-Mild Oct-Cool Nov-Cold Dec-Cold

Best Time To Go: Summer and fall

Best Hotel Deal in Erie, PA


Huntsville Vacation IdeasHuntsville, AL - Did you know that Huntsville is home to the largest collection of antebellum homes in Alabama? Whether you’re visiting Twickenham, a district with scores of early 19th century homes or strolling the streets of Old Town, a district boasting picturesque Victorian homes dating back to the 1870s, you’ll find Huntsville has exactly what you are looking for… and more!

What To Expect: Favorite things to do in Huntsville include family fun and adventure. Popular places to stay in Huntsville are hotels, motels, campgrounds, cabins and tents. Costs are relatively cheap. Enjoy casual dining and gourmet / fine dining restaurants.

Huntsville Weather: Jan-Cold Feb-Cool Mar-Cool Apr-Mild May-Warm Jun-Hot Jul-Hot Aug-Hot Sep-Warm Oct-Mild Nov-Cool Dec-Cool

Best Time To Go: Summer and spring

Free Visitor Guide: Visitor Guide

Best Hotel Deal in Huntsville, AL


New Castle Vacation IdeasNew Castle, IN - There are many family activities available in our county.

What To Expect: Favorite things to do in New Castle include family fun and recreation. Popular places to stay in New Castle are hotels, motels, campgrounds, cabins and tents. Costs are relatively cheap. Enjoy fast food / takeout and casual dining restaurants.

New Castle Weather: Jan-Cold Feb-Cold Mar-Cold Apr-Cool May-Mild Jun-Warm Jul-Warm Aug-Warm Sep-Warm Oct-Cool Nov-Cool Dec-Cold

Best Time To Go: Summer and winter

Free Visitor Guide: Henry County Visitors Guide

Best Hotel Deal in New Castle, IN


Kankakee Vacation IdeasKankakee, IL - Located just an hour south of Chicago off Interstate 57, you'll discover 4,000 acres of unspoiled natural beauty in Kankakee River State Park. Here you can enjoy a brisk hike or bike ride, try your hand at fishing, go horseback riding and more! So grab a sweater and hit the trails. In Kankakee County, there's something fun for everyone!


What To Expect: Favorite things to do in Kankakee include Recreation and family fun. Popular places to stay in Kankakee are hotels, motels, campgrounds, cabins and tents. Costs are relatively below average. Enjoy casual dining and fast food / takeout restaurants.

Kankakee Weather: Jan-Cold Feb-Cold Mar-Cold Apr-Cool May-Mild Jun-Warm Jul-Warm Aug-Warm Sep-Warm Oct-Mild Nov-Cold Dec-Cold

Best Time To Go: Summer and fall

Free Visitor Guide: Visitor Guide

Best Hotel Deal in Kankakee, IL


Jefferson City Vacation IdeasJefferson City, MO - Jefferson City's breathtaking beauty and vibrant cultural heritage offer a unique experience for visitors of all ages. Take in the city's rich history at many stately attractions or explore the outdoors and Missouri's natural habitats at Runge Conservation Nature Center where kids will enjoy 3,000 square feet of wildlife exhibits and a 3,580 gallon fish aquarium.

What To Expect: Favorite things to do in Jefferson City include family fun and sightseeing. Popular places to stay in Jefferson City are hotels, motels, campgrounds, cabins and tents. Costs are relatively cheap. Enjoy casual dining and fast food / takeout restaurants.

Jefferson City Weather: Jan-Cold Feb-Cold Mar-Cool Apr-Mild May-Warm Jun-Warm Jul-Hot Aug-Hot Sep-Warm Oct-Mild Nov-Cool Dec-Cold

Best Time To Go: Spring and fall

Free Visitor Guide: Jefferson City Visitor's Guide

Best Hotel Deal in Jefferson City, MO













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