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Old 01-21-2015, 10:08 PM   #1
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What is the best all round app for resourcing campgrounds. We lean toward non commercial sites...even parking lots. It would be nice to see sites within a radius of current location.

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Old 01-21-2015, 10:42 PM   #2
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Kinda depends on what OS you have ie. Apple ? Android ?
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Old 01-21-2015, 11:26 PM   #3
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What is the best all round app for resourcing campgrounds. We lean toward non commercial sites...even parking lots. It would be nice to see sites within a radius of current location.

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Try this site: Pick a state/ put it in map view/ then aerial view/ zoom in and look around
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Kinda depends on what OS you have ie. Apple ? Android ?
I just got an iphone from an android. I've heard the map has a capability to save maps or something like that. I haven't had a chance to play with it yet?
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Old 01-22-2015, 12:19 AM   #4
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Apple's app store has several free campground apps which I've found useful. Don't have an Android, so can't tell you on that.
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Old 01-22-2015, 04:32 AM   #5
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I've been using Campwhere (public campgrounds only) on my IPad but unfortunately it is no longer available. At the recommendation of a member here on the forum I recently purchased Allstays. Allstays has much more information than Campwhere including Walmarts, truck stops, and private campgrounds but unlike Campwhere, you must be online to use the maps. I will find out if thats a problem this season. Raz
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Old 01-22-2015, 08:45 AM   #6
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I've found the "Allstays" app (iPhone…) as a dependable tool for seeking out campsites… Used it all last summer as I made my way from FL. up to Maine...
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I have many camping apps on my iPhone, but find I mostly use Allstay's Camp & RV and Ultimate Campground Project. Both are available for either iOS or Android. While both are "paid" apps, they are worth the $. Both have filters that let you only see the type of campground or service you are seeking.

The Ultimate Campground POI list can be purchased for downloading into your GPS.

I also liked CampWhere, still use it at times, but as Raz points out, it is no longer available, and is getting a bit dated.
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Thanks. I bought All stays for my Samsung Droid.

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Old 01-22-2015, 09:38 AM   #9
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I've found the "Allstays" app (iPhone…) as a dependable tool for seeking out campsites… Used it all last summer as I made my way from FL. up to Maine...
I also recommend Allstays if you have a smart phone (android or iPhone). You get what you pay for.

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I like RV parky for free and this site ALL US AND CANADA CAMPGROUNDS LOCATOR: STATE PARKS NATIONAL PARKS FORESTS MORE california oregon washington new york pennsylvania more
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Old 01-23-2015, 08:40 AM   #11
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I use the Allstay app. on my android phone and am very happy with with it. I used it extensively last summer when we made a 9,500 mile west to east coast trip and back.
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Allstays also has a Military CG app for those that can use them, and a Walmart Overnight Parking Locator app ($2.99) for iPhones. It tells you which ones allow or don't allow RV parking. I'd be surprised if they didn't have an Android version.

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Old 01-23-2015, 10:23 AM   #14
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Does the AllStays Camp & RV app (IOS version) that is the pricer one include the things in the cheaper apps like the Walmart Overnight Parking? Or do you have to buy several?
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