If you wonder which class of RV would make a perfect vehicle for your vacation, RVshare can help. RVshare's website offers suggestions based on the size of your group, plans for sightseeing, desired mileage, and whether your pets travel with you.
Motorhome rentals in Wichita provide options for groups of eight to ten people in the form of a supremely comfortable Class A motorcoach. Class A has a kitchen, bedrooms, and enough storage space to satisfy everyone in a vehicle the size of a bus. A consideration is Class A's less efficient gas mileage compared to that of shorter vehicles.
A smaller Class C vehicle works for about four people, and Class B offers amenities and sleeping space for the active group spending most of their Wichita RV rental time outdoors. Camper rentals in Wichita include fifth wheels, travel trailers of various lengths, and pop-up campers. Pop-up camper rentals in Wichita may surprise you with their spacious storage and well-equipped kitchens, complete with electric stove, refrigerator, and 10-gallon water tank.
One of the best RV campgrounds in the land of lakes, streams, and shade trees is Walnut Grove RV Park in the Merriam Downtown District. Featuring plenty of seclusion and charm, the 50 sites include pull-through and back-in pads, Good Sam and military discounts, on-site dog park, and over 300 television channels. The campground boasts being close to I-35 for accessing the Kansas City Zoo, NASCAR Racing, and the popular Worlds of Fun theme park.
National historic sites, preserves, and historic trails abound in Kansas for nature lovers and history enthusiasts. One example is Fort Scott National Historic Site because the restored 1840s fort showcases the movement westward of our nation and the role of Bleeding Kansas in the Civil War. Drive along to Topeka's Brown V. Board of Education National Historic Site to commemorate the legacy of courage that ended legal segregation in the US. Kansas is tip top for following in the pioneers' footsteps along the Chisholm Cattle Trail, the Butterfield Stagecoach Trail, and the Pony Express Trail. In nearby states are several national parks.
If you want to store your large RV and use the smaller vehicle you have towed along the highways, select a well-lit and secure facility in Wichita. Two facilities are Arrowhead Mini-Storage and West Kellogg Storage.
A road trip planner helps you to plan your Kansas vacation and share it with others. Amelia Earhart's Birthplace and Museum in Atchison is a must-see destination for the place that Earhart always called home: the 1860s house that her father built. In the gracious home with its sunroom and parlors are also various theories about her fate after her famous disappearance during a trans-Pacific flight.
When visiting Wamego on the Kansas River, be sure to see the Oz Museum, which is dedicated to over 100 years to the Wizard of Oz. The 1939 film remains the most famous rendition of this classic tale, but the museum houses memorabilia of earlier silent movies and later stage and movie versions. If you're curious about where author L. Frank Baum got the idea for a yellow brick road, see the inspiration from a yellow brick from his military grade school.
ECHL sponsors the Wichita Thunder, a mid-tier ice hockey team that plays at the Intrust Bank Arena. The arena seats 15,000 and is one of the largest entertainment complexes in the city, which includes games by the Champions Indoor Football team Wichita Force. Concerts feature big-name acts such as Alan Jackson, Jim Gaffigan, and Carrie Underwood. Wichita State Shockers are the teams representing Wichita State University to play football, basketball, and baseball in major sports and also golf, cross country, tennis, volleyball, and track and field.
Wichita hosts the Wichita River Festival in June that emphasizes musical events in addition to plays, traveling exhibits, children's activities, and fireworks. Renaissance Fairs occur annually to claim the imagination of the era while recreating the mood and dress. McConnell Air Force Base in Wichita excites attendees at the annual McConnell Air Force Base and Airshow.
The centrally located Free State is served by north to south Interstate I-35, with connector highways I-135, I-235, I-345, I-435, and I-635. Travel east to west on I-70, with connector highways I-470 and I-670. More than 20 US Routes connect all parts of the state for perfect RV driving on flat land.