Brittany and I typically travel only ~250 miles every time we move our behemoth RV. There are many reasons for this. Mostly it’s about safety, exploration and rest.
But sometimes, on rare occasions, we break our own rule. Whenever we do, it has to be for a good reason…actually, a spectacular one.
Our original plan was to go from Austin, TX to Mount Pleasant, TX – a distance of 313 miles – and stay for a week. Friends of ours suggested we push further, claiming the push would be worth it. They suggested Hot Springs, AR.
We looked at the map, but it was a 492 mile trek to Hot Springs. Yuck. That would typically mean two full days of travel for us.
In order to even consider it, we’d have to be really impressed with the local area, and we’d want to find an RV park that was outstanding.
We found both. [Read more…]