The state of Utah is a beautiful area, full of many natural wonders that are evocative of the Wild West. One of the best ways to see all that Utah offers is by traveling in an RV. Finding an RV rental in Utah is very easy with RVshare, where owners list their motorhomes that are available for rent.
Before searching on RVshare, it is helpful to know the types of RV rentals. The largest RVs are Class A motorhomes. These RVs are almost like driving a small house around. They can be elaborately or simply furnished, but all are large and have many amenities. If you are taking a long trip or have a large party, then you will want one of these. A Class C motorhome is smaller than a Class B but is still plenty roomy. It will typically have a sleeping area in the front and one in the back, and the bathroom is usually in a separate space.
Class B motorhomes are campervans, which are vans that double as campers. They are easily maneuverable and can fit into tight spaces. Towable trailers are campers that are pulled behind your vehicle. A fifth wheel is the largest of these types of RVs. A pop-up camper rental in Utah is an excellent choice for short trips with a small party. These units are small and retractable, and they are easy to pull behind a vehicle.
When you are planning your road trip with camper rentals in Utah, you will want to make sure to visit all of the beautiful sites the state has to offer. There are many campgrounds that are close to the sights you want to see.
Thousand Lakes RV Park is located in Torrey, Utah. You don't have to leave the park for a great view because you can see red rock mountains and sagebrush from every vantage point in the park. There are 52 RV sites, plenty of tent sites and several deluxe cabins.
Thousand Lakes has a playground, pool and hot tub. There are grills, fire rings and tables at every site. There are lots of extras, and you can even get your hair done.
If you are looking for a luxurious resort that is located next to a national park, then Portal RV Resort is the campsite for you. It's only minutes away from Arches National Park and Canyonlands National Park and has some of the best amenities that an RV campground offers. It has 82 RV sites, a 16-foot by 44-foot lap pool, a hot tub, Wi-Fi, a general store, laundry, a pavilion, a dog run, a spring-fed swimming pond, a playground, a sand beach, sand volleyball and other conveniences.
Utah has five national parks, each offering its own unique experience. Canyonlands National Park is the largest of these parks and is known for its stunning scenery, amazing trails and plenty of off-roading opportunities. There are four distinct areas: Island in the Sky, a flat mesa; the Needles, filled with tall spires; the Maze, which has canyons; and the Colorado Plateau, where the Colorado and Green Rivers connect.
Arches National Park is home to over 2,000 natural sandstone arches. Unique and beautiful, these arches draw in crowds every year to see these natural rock formations. There are a number of outdoor recreational opportunities, such as hiking, horseback riding and climbing.
Sometimes it may be necessary to store your Utah RV rental a short time during your travels. There are several storage facilities in Utah where you can safely keep your RV until you need it again. Most of these facilities have fenced storage lots with a keyed entry and surveillance cameras. Some options include Utah Valley Storage & RV, Minnie's RV & Boat Self-Storage and Classy RV, Boat & Trailer Storage.
There are a number of dump stations in the state of Utah. Cedar City, Moab, Ogden, Salt Lake City, Lake Point and Escalante are some of the cities that have RV dumpstations. The dumpstations include places like Flying J Travel Center, Holiday Oil, Miller's RJ Fuel Stop and Farm & City Feed and RV Supply, Propane Refill.
Utah is all about nature, and there is an incredible number of parks that you can visit to hike and gaze at all the unique rock formations and canyons. However, you will also definitely want to visit Lake Powell for fun in the water, especially in the summer. Lake Powell is a reservoir, and visitors can experience houseboating, wakeboarding, kayaking, waterskiing, fishing and boating.
Some other popular tourist attractions in Utah include Zion National Park, Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake and Antelope Island.
If you are a sporting fan, the good news is that Utah has seven professional sports teams. Utah is home to the Utah Jazz basketball team, Real Salt Lake soccer team, Utah Grizzlies hockey team, Salt Lake Bees baseball team, Orem Owlz baseball team, Ogden Raptors baseball team and the Utah Blaze baseball team.
Lagoon Amusement Park offers fun for all ages. There are 50 rides, a variety of shows, food and a historic pioneer village. It's also a great spot for RV renters because there are 175 sites where you can park.
Utah has several major interstates running through the state that will take you where you need to go, including I15, I70, I80, I80-N, I84, I214, and I215. One of the most useful, I15 runs north and south between Saint George and Monida Pass, Idaho.
If you are considering a rental from RVshare, then you will need to be 25 years of age to be approved.
Just like any vehicle that you rent, with camper rentals in Utah, you are going to need to have insurance that will cover the vehicle in the event that there is an accident. If you do not have insurance that you can use for the rental, then take a look at our insurance page for more information about your options.
When you rent an RV, it’s a good practice to bring the RV back with a full tank. At the same time, not all owners require it, so be sure to communicate with the RV owner before you rent so that you understand his or her refueling requirements.
One-way RV rentals in Utah are available, but it is not always an option with every RV owner. It's important to ask the renter if a one-way rental is an option prior to renting your vehicle.