February 16, 2011 Blog, Jellystone Park News

New Survey Confirms: RVing Is The Way to Save

A new survey by the Recreational Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA) confirms what many of us already knew; RVing (and camping) is a great way to stretch your vacation dollars, allowing you to get more vacation for the money. According to the survey 90% of RV owners felt RVing had the benefit of affordability with 79% reporting between 15-75% savings over other means of travel.

The following chart was produced by RVIA and shows how the savings can quickly add up.  

Vacation Type Itinerary Amount Saved By RV
Folding Camping Trailer vs. Car / Hotel Denver toGrand Canyon 54 percent
Type C Motorhome vs. Airline / Rental Car / Hotel Atlanta toOrlando 53 percent
Travel Trailer vs. Airline / Rental Car / Rental Home Washington, D.C.to Cape Cod 43 percent

If RVing is a way of life to you then this is nothing new, but if you are unfamiliar with the benefits an RV can bring, try it today and see what the buzz is all about. You just might find there is more left in your wallet than you expected!