|Above, The Beast at Brown's Town Campground in Bishop, California. Photo by Armand Vaquer.|
Technology is gradually replacing the "old fashioned" method of RV trip planning through the use of maps, paper travel and campground guides. Now, there are a number of RV planning websites and apps that will make planning one's next RV trip far easier.
Do It Yourself RV has an article on some handy resources to plan that next RV trip.
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Planning an RV trip has become easier than ever thanks to technology. Instead of just traditional maps and Mapquest we now have an extensive selection of websites and apps at our disposal. With just a phone you can find RV park reviews, cheap gas near you, family attractions and pretty much everything in-between.
The best part? A lot of great resources are free or affordable to use. All you need is a computer, tablet or mobile device connected to the Internet. These are just a few of our favorite digital tools that make trip planning more simple than ever.
Some of the ones listed I've already begun using. They came in handy during my recent cross-country trip to Metropolis, Illinois.
To read the article, go here.