Ember RV at KOA

Trip Planning

Where to Camp - A Guide to KOAs

There are so many camping options when you Go RVing. In his new series, Jeremy Puglisi will explore different camping options across the country. In Episode 5, he discusses how to go camping at a KOA location.

KOAs for Beginners

Jeremy's Tips

  1. Take advantage of the back in and pull through sites.
  2. Get local travel intel from the owners and staff.
  3. Take advantage of the camp store ice cream.
  4. Rent an RV if you don't own one.
  5. You can still have fun on rainy days - most KOAs have fun game rooms.
  6. KOAs are super pet-friendly.
  7. Grab a KOA catalog before you go.
Jeremy Puglisi

Author and co-host of the RV Atlas podcast

Jeremy Puglisi is the co-host of the RV Atlas podcast and the co-author of See You at the Campground: A Guide to Discovering Community, Connection, and a Happier Family in the Great Outdoors, and Where Should We Camp Next: A 50 State Guide to Amazing Campgrounds and other Unique Outdoor Accommodations. He loves nothing more than hitching up and heading out to the next campground with his family.