2009 Directory Highlights Good Sam RV Parks
The 2009 Trailer Life RV Parks, Campgrounds and Services Directory awards two Good Sam parks – Evergreen Park RV Resort in Mt. Eaton, Ohio, and Rayford Crossing RV Resort in The Woodlands, Texas, – with a coveted perfect score of 30 out of 30 points under its RV park and campground rating system.
The directory is the official directory of the Good Sam Club, the world’s largest RV owners’ organization with more than 1 million member families. With nearly 12,000 RV parks listed, it is the primary source to identify all Good Sam discount locations.
Each park is inspected and rated based on completeness of facilities, cleanliness of restrooms, visual appeal and environmental quality to provide RVers with a basis for selecting the campground that best meets their needs.
“The 2009 Trailer Life Directory offers travelers invaluable insight into North America’s best campgrounds and RV parks that will make vacation planning that much easier in the upcoming year,” said Joe Daquino, senior vice president and group publisher, Affinity, the parent company of Trailer Life publications. “In light of the current economic climate, travelers are looking for the best value out of their vacations in 2009. A Trailer Life Directory rating of 30 out of 30 essentially equates to a five-star hotel, so visitors who travel to our top-rated parks can expect to have a superior camping experience across the board.”
Texas led the way with 18 of the top-rated parks, followed by California with 16 and Oregon with 10. Quebec led the Canadian provinces with five.
This year, 19 Good Sam Parks earned a near-perfect score of 29.5 or 29 total points, with the following 136 Good Sam Parks earning 27.5 points or above:
Evergreen Park RV Resort, Mt. Eaton, Ohio
Rayford Crossing RV Resort, The Woodlands, Texas
Seven Feathers RV Resort, Canyonville, Ore.
Williston Crossing RV Resort, Williston, Fla.
Cross Creek Camping Resort, Delaware, Ohio
Pleasant Ridge RV Resort, Wilsonville, Ore.
Parc Mont Laval, Laval Quebec
Jackson Rancheria RV Park, Jackson, Calif.
McCall RV Resort, McCall, Idaho
Rincon Country East RV Resort/PMP, Tucson, Ariz.
Premier RV Resorts, Salem, Ore.
Grand Casino Hinckley RV Resort, Hinckley, Minn.
Blazing Star Luxury RV Resort, San Antonio, Texas
Shallow Creek Golf & RV Resort, Kilgore, Texas
Elkhorn Ridge RV Resort & Cabins, Spearfish, S.D.
Coushatta Casino Luxury RV Resort, Linder, La.
Camping Alouette, St Mathieu De Beloeil, Quebec
Silver Creek RV Resort, Mears, Mich.
The Villages at Turning Stone, Verona, N.Y.
Premier RV Resorts, Redding, Calif.
Casey’s Riverside RV Park, Westfir, Ore.
Quinte’s Isle Campark, Cherry Valley, Ontario
Coyote Valley RV, Morgan Hill, Calif.
The Lakes RV & Golf Resort, Chowchilla, Calif.
Yogi Bear’s Jellystone RV Park, Missoula, Mont.
AAA Midway RV Park, Coos Bay, Ore.
North Shore RV Resort, Onalaska, Texas
Premier RV Resorts, Eugene, Ore.
Wine Country RV Resort, Paso Robles, Calif.
Lakewood RV Resort, Flat Rock, N.C.
Sun ‘n’ Fun RV Resort, Sarasota, Fla.
Riverwalk RV Park & Campground, Fortuna, Calif.
Riverside RV Resort & Campground, Port Charlotte, Fla.
Twin Creek RV Resort, Gatlinburg, Tenn.
Camp Hatteras, Rodanthe, N.C.
Elm Park RV Park Ltd. Glenholme, Nova Scotia
Phoenix RV Park, Salem, Ore.
Dakota Ridge RV Park, Golden, Colo.
Bay Bayou RV Resort, Tampa, Fla.
Camping Transit, Levis, Quebec
Zion River Resort, Virgin, Utah
Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park, Frankenmuth, Mich.
Acorn Acres RV Park & Villas, Branson, Mo
Mark Twain Landing Resort, Monroe City, Mo.
Ashville Bear RV Park, Ashville, N.C.
The Great Outdoors RV Resort, Franklin, N.C.
Mama Gertie’s Hideaway Campground, Swannanoa, N.C.
Mallard Green Golf & RV Resort, Lebanon, Ore.
La Hacienda RV Park, Austin, Texas
Bastrop River RV Park, Bastrop, Texas
Lazy Longhorn RV Park, Victoria, Texas
Spokane RV Resort at Deer Park Golf Club, Deer Park, Wash.
Two Rivers Landing RV Resort, Sevierville, Tenn.
Mill Creek Ranch Cottage & RV Resort, Canton, Texas
Miami Everglades Campground, Miami, Fla.
New Life RV Park, Georgetown, Texas
Baddeck Cabot Trail, Baddeck, Nova Scotia
Bentsen Palm Village RV Resort, Mission, Texas
Du Village Bromont RV Resort, Bromont, Quebec
Ozark Travel Park, Ozark, Ala.
Hell’s Canyon RV Resort & Marina, Clarkston, Idaho
American RV Park, Albuquerque, N.M.
Cherry Hill Park, College Park, Md.
Hazelmere RV Park & Campground, Surrey, British Columbia
Portland Fairview RV Park, Fairview, Ore.
River Bottom Farms RV Resort & Campground, Swansea, S.C.
Shenango Valley, RV Park, Transfer, Pa.
Rondalyn Resort, Ladysmith, British Columbia
Hidden Valley RV Resort & Campground, Milton, Wis.
Rincon Country East RV Resort/PMP, Tucson, Ariz.
Bentsen Palm Villa RV Resort, Mission, Texas
Little River Casino RV Park, Manistee, Mich.
Smoky Bear Campground, Gatlinburg, Tenn.
North Pole Campground & Motor Inn, Wilmington, N.Y.
Drummer Boy Camping Resort, Gettysburg, Pa.
Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park, Woodstock, New Brunswick
Lake Huron Campground, Port Sanilac, Mich.
Country Campground, Detroit Lakes, Minn.
Basswood Resort, Platte City, Mo.
Johnson Creek RV Resort & Pecans, Ingram, Texas
Bluebonnet Ridge RV Park, Terrell, Texas
Normandy Farms Family Campground Inc., Foxboro, Mass.
Riverview RV Park, Fairbanks, Alaska
Lakeside RV Park, Livingston, La.
Bakersfield RV Resort, Bakersfield, Calif.
Flag City RV Resort, Lodi, Calif.
America’s Best Campground, Branson, Mo.
Paragon RV Resort, Marksville, La.
Cooper’s Creek Campground & Resort, Branson, Mo.
Oceanside RV Resort, Saanichton, British Columbia
Palm Creek Golf & RV Resort/Pmp, Casa Grande, Ariz.
Sunland RV Resorts, Hemet, Calif.
Best Holiday Trav-L-Park, Chattanooga, Tenn.
Rancho Los Coches RV Park, Lakeside, Calif.
Almond Tree RV Park, Chico, Calif.
Mountain Home RV Park, Mountain Home, Idaho
Cottonwood Meadows RV Country Club, Chilliwach, British Columbia
Far Horizons 49er Village RV Resort, Plymouth, Calif.
Chula Vista RV Resort & Marina, Chula Vista, Calif.
Mountain View RV Park, Susanville, Calif.
Granite Lake Premier RV Resort, Clarkston, Wash.
Navarre Beach Campground, Navarre, Fla.
Ambassador RV Resort, Caldwell, Idaho
Cross Creek Country Club & RV Resort, Arcadia, Fla.
Cottonwoods RV Resort, Columbia, Mo.
Bear Run Campground, Pottersville, Pa.
Colonia Del Rey RV Park, Corpus Christi, Texas
Mountain Gate RV Park, Redding, Calif.
Boise Meridian RV Resort, Meridian, Idaho
Horn Rapids RV Resort, Richland, Wash.
Fort Amarillo RV Resort, Amarillo, Texas
Camp America Campground, Salem, S.D.
Shoals Bend RV Park & Campground, Forsythe, Mo.
Admiralty RV Resort, San Antonio, Texas
Eagle View RV Resort at Fort McDowell, Fort McDowell, Ariz.
Crooked Creek RV Park, West Union, S.C.
Cajun Palms RV Resort, Henderson, La.
Domaine de la Chute, St. Apollinaire, Quebec
Dunromin Campsite, Granville Ferry, Nova Scotia
St. Cloud Campground & RV Park, St. Cloud, Minn.
Traders Village RV Park, Houston, Texas
Walnut Hills Campground & RV Park, Staunton, Va.
Audubon Points Jellystone Park, Horn Lake, Miss.
Yellowstone River Campground, Billings, Mont.
Camper Corral River Beach Resort, Klamath, Calif.
Yellowstone/Grizzly RV Park, West Yellowstone, Mont.
Iron Horse RV Resort, Elko, Nev.
Columbia Riverfront RV Park, Woodland, Wash.
Sparks Marina RV Park, Sparks, Nev.
Terrible’s Lakeside Casino & RV Resort, Pahrump, Nev.
Beaver Lake Campground, Custer, S.D.
Old Stone Village RV Park, McMinnville, Ore.
American Heritage RV Park, Williamsburg, Va.
Jamaica Beach RV Park, Galveston, Texas
EZ Daze RV Park, Southampton, Miss.
Hiawatha Trailer Resort, Woodruff, Wis.
For a complete listing and rating of the Good Sam Parks, or to order a copy of 2009 Trailer Life Directory, visit www.TrailerLifeDirectory.com. Too learn more about the Good Sam Club, log onto www.GoodSamClub.com.