OutWest Express
It's Time to Get Out & Enjoy the Beauty of Spring!!
The nights are cool, and days are warming!
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The days are getting warmer and warmer ... and some areas will soon become hot! This is the perfect time to beat the crowds and get our in your RV.

The desert, coastal regions and valley's are blooming and calling you to visit. Go to Camp-California.com to find a new RV park or campground to explore! Use the new search tool to find parks within 100 miles of your home!

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Must - Visit Parks!!
pismo coast village

National Park of the Year - Pismo Coast Village RV Resort is nestled right on the beach and features 400 full hookup sites, complimentary wireless internet access, cable TV, clean restrooms with hot showers; General Store; arcade; restaurant; laundromat; heated pool; bicycle rentals; miniature golf course, rv repair, and rv storage. Located within walking distance of downtown Pismo Beach.
Mid-Week Special: Check in on Sunday or Monday pay for three nights, and we'll give you the fourth night free! (Valid November through May, all four nights must be non prime time.) RESERVE NOW!


Sky Valley Resort

Sky Valley Resorts are known for their brilliant hot springs, fun activities, and excellent location. If you are a first time visitor, you’ll receive Two Free Days at one of our resort locations!
Reserve Today!

anaheim rv village

Welcome to Anaheim RV Village, the newest RV Park in Anaheim! Formerly known as Traveler’s World RV Park, we are under new ownership and we’re VERY busy renovating the entire park! We are accepting reservations now -- you just have to stay with us to see our new look!
SPECIAL OFFER! 3rd Night Free - when you pay for 2! OR, 20% off your entire stay. Expires March 31, 2008. Must present copy of this email for discount.
Reserve Now!

Flying Flags RV Resort
Award winning RV resort on California's beautiful central coast, right in Santa Barbara's wine country. Ideally located 45 minutes north of Santa Barbara, just off Hwy. 101. Our facilities will impress you, with grassy, pull-thru sites, 50 amp service, cable TV, tent sites, sparkling clean, tiled restrooms and much more. NEW for 2006 - FREE high speed WiFi! Reserve Here.
Anaheim Resort
Watch the Disney firewords from your site! Visit our resort and enjoy the comfort and convenience of a park that responds to your needs, offering the kind of amenities you've come to expect from the best. All sites are full-hookup, and several sites are pull-thrus. RVs up to 50 feet in length are welcome, and slideouts are never a problem. Laundry and sparkling restrooms, heated pool and spa are open year-round. Ride our shuttle to Disney Resorts.
Reserve Now.
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Contest to Rename This Newsletter!

Since our website focuses free camping on California information, the name "OutWest Express" doesn't really fit any longer. Send in your ideas for a new name for this e-newsletter, and if we choose your submission, you can win up to $250 in FREE camping!

The winner will be chosen May 1st!!

Email your ideas to us at webmaster@camp-california.com today!

Get Out in your RV before Summer!

There are many fun events happening around the state in the next few months ... don't miss them! Check out the Calendar of Events and use the Search Events tool to find the event in which you're interested!

  • Ramona Pageant - the spectacular outdoor play in Hemet
  • Mushrom Mardi Gras Festival in Morgan Hill- gourmet foods, live entertainment, more!
  • Watsonville Fly-In and Air Show - modern & vintage planes perform aerobatic stunts.
  • Cinco de Mayo Chili Cook-off - fabulous chili, mariachi bands, etc
  • Artichoke Festival - lots of fun & food in Castroville
  • Paso Robles Wine Festival - wine tasting, golf tournament, etc
  • West Coast Brew Fest in Sacramento
  • Raisin Festival - crafts, carnival, food & fun
  • Sacramento Jazz Jubilee - featuring more than 100 bands
  • California Country Music Festival in Fresno
  • Calaveras County Fair & Jumping Frog Jubilee in Angels Camp
  • Newport Beach Food & Wine Festival
  • Reno River Festival - kayak competions, free concert, etc
Norcold recalls RV refrigerators due to fire hazard

Norcold is recalling certain RV refrigerators installed as original equipment in various recreation vehicles due to a fatigue failure which could cause a fire.

The recall affects Models 1200LR, 1200LRIM, AND 1201LRIM manufactured between March 1, 1999 and Feb. 28, 2001. The cooling units' serial numbers range between 1008701 and 1273700. More Info

Comfort OutWeighs cost of RVing

High gas prices aren't going to stop a few recreational vehicle owners from going on vacation this summer.

Bob Benner owns a Safari Trek, and has owned an RV for the past 15 years. He said current gas prices aren't stopping him and his wife from using their RV. In fact they just returned from Florida at the end of February.

Benner said they would take shorter trips rather than discontinue using their RV. They use unleaded gas and get about 8 to 10 mpg, but the benefits of owning an RV outweigh the costs, Benner said, noting the comforts of a bed and kitchen as compared to a tent, Benner said.

Wendy Carswell said the benefits of her RV are cooking her own food, the comfortable bed and the overall savings on vacations.

Carswell, her husband and two children recently took a trip in their RV to Disney World in Florida, and she said even with gas prices, the cost of the trip was less than booking flights and a hotel.

SOURCE: The News Herald

Easily find a campsite near your home!

search screenUse our handy search tool to find a park within 25 - 150 miles from your home!

Simply type your city in the landmark/ address field on the search page and choose how many miles you're willing to travel ... then search! And voila! You get a list of parks within easy driving distance of your home! Just remember that the search will give you parks within the specified distance "as the crow flies" ... so unles you're a crow, driving to your destination will probably be at least a few miles longer than the search distance. Search now>>

New Cellphone Law Details

CHP logoDid you know that after July 1st you can't legally talk on your cell phone while driving? Many folks have questions about just what this law entails.

The California Highway Patrol has published a list of Frequently Asked Questions (and answers!) concerning these new laws. More>>

SAVE with RVing REWARDS (formerly Club OutWest)!

Don't forget to use the RVing REWARDS card included in the 2008 camping guide to get discounts and special offers at more than 130 RV parks and campgrounds in California. It's easy to use ...

  • There's nothing to buy ... it's FREE, and it doesn't expire!
  • A free copy of the card is on page 5 of the 2008 camping guide
  • Don't have a camping guide? Print out page 5 now.
  • Order a laminated card and camping guide -- Send $4 to Help-U-Save, 205 Sharon Way, Roseville, CA 95678. Order form>>
  • More than 130 participating parks. See list>>
Make Your Camping Reservations Online!

ReserveNowMany of the parks at Camp-California.com allow you to secure a campsite online, giving you peace of mind.

Look for this logo when searching for the perfect place to camp!


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