Virginia may be recognized for its beaches being the ultimate spring break destination in the east, with several establishments for relaxation and water sports and a scenic Boardwalk, but it is also a terrific destination for camping in the lap of wild and gorgeous nature. As John Denver once sang –
Almost heaven, West Virginia
Blue Ridge Mountains, Shenandoah River.
One of the great places to go camping in Virginia is Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park. If you need some comforts from home, this campground will provide all that. They have a lounge for the TV watcher and nightly movies. Play some tennis or some volleyball, but always take some time for relaxing by a nice cozy warm fire at night.
One of the good places to go camping in Virginia is the American Heritage RV Park. Situated around the popular town of Williamsburg, this heritage area is not just for camping, but for adventure as well.
Stay at a campground surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains and enjoy a stunning view of the hills all day long. Heavenly Acres Campgrounds with incredible views of the mountains as you sit and listen to the wildlife and enjoy real outdoors adventures, provides travelers with a sense of peace.
The Bethpage Camp Resort is another spectacular campground with several activities. You can try your hand at volleyball or get a group together for some horseshoes. You will see some beautiful scenery as you look out over the Rappahannock River.
If your plan is to experience camping at its best with just a tent and basic necessities, Shenandoah River Outfitters’ Camp Outback fills this desire. Just a short distance from the Shenandoah River, you can sit and relax by a crackling fire and listen to the river waters run wild.
Virginia offers camping options for all kinds of campers – from the ones seeking full comfort to the ones who like to get totally lost in nature. Just take your backpack and go!