LTRVD0312 RVing Arizona

Be A Workamper

We start our list of our top 10 favorite campgrounds with Hart Ranch Camping Resort in Rapid City, SD. We worked there for 4 summers and it is still a favorite.




We then continue our feature on our favorite places by state with part one of RVing Arizona. We start with Flagstaff and the many attractions along I-40 east of Flagstaff to include Walnut Canyon National Monument, The Meteor Crater, Petrified Forest National Park and the Painted Desert.





Jerome
Jerome

Red Rocks State Park, Sedona, AZ
Red Rocks State Park, Sedona, AZ

We move up Route 191 to the Hubble Trading Post National Monument and further north to the Canyon de Chelly National Monument.
Meteor Crater
Meteor Crater

Then a discussion of Williams, AZ, the Grand Canyon Railroad, and finally, the Grand Canyon National Park.
Moving south on US route 89A, we cover the towns of Camp Verde, Cottonwood, and Clarkdale to include the Verde River Canyon Railroad, Tuzigoot National Monument, and the mining town of Jerome. On the other side of I-17 is Montezuma’s Well and Montezuma’s Castle National Monuments.

Next week we’ll discuss southern Arizona.

Author: John Huggins

John is a retired Navy Electronics Technician Chief. He traded the Navy adventure for a job in manufacturing quality assurance in 1986, and traded the job for the RV adventure in early 2005. Kathy has held jobs in the medical office arena as well as raising two sons. We now have 5 grand children and one great grand child.We have done much volunteer work since hitting the road including working at the Escapees CARE center in Livingston, Texas. We also are registered Red Cross disaster volunteers, and served in a Hurricane Katrina shelter in San Antonio, Texas.Our connection to Sarasota started in 1995 when John was transferred from New Jersey to work for Electro Corporation, later to become a division of Honeywell. He retired in 2004 and we bought our motorhome and hit the road.We are life members of the Escapees RV Club, as well as members of Good Sam Club and Family Motorcoach Association (FMCA). We hold campground memberships in Thousand Trails, RPI, and Passport America. Our home park is Hart Ranch in Rapid City, SD.Lately, we have worked in campgrounds in PA, IL, SD, AZ, and FL.Nowadays, we have become podcasters, broadcasting our show, Living the RV Dream on the internet. We also have this blog we are having fun with. Check out our Books page for our books on RVing and Workamping.