In our (almost) six years on the road as full-time RVers, we’ve spent over 700 nights (that’s almost 2 whole years) staying at Thousand Trails campgrounds and Trails Collection parks (Encore RV Resorts). And saved literally thousands of dollars on camping fees in the process. We regularly share our thoughts and photos from the places we stay, and round them up here on our TT reviews page. Bookmark this page, as we continue to update it with new reviews from TT parks. If you’re wanting to learn more about Thousand Trails memberships and how much it saves us every year, click here.

Review: Winter Garden RV Resort near Orlando TT TC

Located in lovely Winter Garden, Florida, this RV park is an easy walk to the charming, downtown Winter Garden shops, restaurants, breweries, cafes, supermarkets, right next to a car rental place, and even across the road from an RV dealership. If you’re looking for convenience, this is a great option!  We had a very memorable

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Review: Sunshine Holiday RV Resort & Community TT TC

We were headed down from Orlando toward the Florida Keys. Sunshine Holiday RV Resort & Community near Fort Lauderdale, is part of our Thousand Trails network of campgrounds. So we decided to stay here for a week.  Read on to learn about the RV park, culture, pros and cons. Sunshine Holiday RV Resort and Community

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Review: Miami Everglades RV Resort TT TC

We mixed up our two weeks at Miami Everglades RV Resort.  One week we stayed in the resort, and one week we left our RV in storage while we went on a cruise.  This is one of the nicest resorts we have stayed in as part of our Thousand Trails, and Trails collection memberships.  The RV

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Review: TT Thunderbird RV Resort, Monroe, WA

Thunderbird RV Resort is located near Monroe Washington. It is your typical campground with fire rings, picnic tables, and trees. For more detail about the specifics of this RV park, sites, and amenities – including pros and cons – read on. Location of Thunderbird RV Resort The nearest large city is Seattle, which is about

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Review: Mesa Spirit RV Resort, Mesa, AZ (Encore/TC)

Mesa Spirit RV Resort is in Mesa Arizona near Phoenix. Winter in the Phoenix area is fantastic. The weather is warm and dry, which makes it easy to understand why this city attracts so many people here from the northern states and Canada. We spent multiple months of our 2018 winter and early spring in

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Review: Suni Sands RV Resort Yuma, AZ (Encore/TC)

We stayed at Suni Sands RV Resort in Yuma, AZ for two days in January to break up two weeks of boondocking in the Arizona and extreme southern California deserts, with the Xscapers group. Although our stay was short and sweet, we managed to scout the place out and snap some photos to share our experience

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Review: Valley Vista RV Park, Benson, AZ (Encore/TC)

We were excited to reach sunny and warm Benson Arizona and the Valley Vista RV Park. Especially after narrowly escaping some unseasonably cold weather in San Antonio at our campsite at Medina Lake RV Resort.  For more detail and specifics of Valley Vista RV park, sites, and amenities – including pros and cons – read on.

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Review: TT Medina Lake RV Resort & Campground, Lakehills, TX

We recently spent 2 weeks at Medina Lake RV Resort campground in Texas, and enjoyed our stay. It’s located 45 minutes west of San Antonio in the Texas hill country, backing to Medina Lake.  The RV park is your typical campground with fire rings, picnic tables, and trees. But Medina Lake RV Resort has some

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Review: Portland Fairview RV Park, OR

Portland Fairview RV Park, as the name implies is in a suburb of Portland called Fairview. The roads into the area are excellent, This RV park is very easy to access just a couple blocks off of Interstate 84. Though future visits will be $20/night for us because of our recent purchase of the Trails Collection

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Thank you for all of the information that you have made available on Thousand Trails. There are a lot of opinions out there, but RVLove has been a consistently reliable source of facts and information that is balanced and reasonable about what to expect from TT. We also enjoyed your book!

– Duane Lipham


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