Camping and RVing with Pets

SF KOA rv site with dogWhether you are headed to the lake or the river for the weekend or you are planning an extended tour of California with Fido or kitty, you need to plan ahead.

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Dog Agility Park San Francisco/Petaluma KOA

Kamping is for K-9sCamping in California is surging in popularity with DogTrekkers, in part because privately owned campgrounds such as the award-winning San Francisco North/Petaluma KOA have diversified to offer not just RV camping, but tent sites, cabins and resort amenities that appeal to a wide variety of vacationers.

The San Francisco North/Petaluma KOA is a beautiful family resort within easy reach of San Francisco, the dog-friendly Russian River, wine country and coastal beaches. With 312 spacious sites on 70 acres, campers will find lots of trees and grassy areas along with amenities for their four-legged friends. Petaluma KOA features a 4,000 square-foot, off-leash, fenced dog park as well as a complete agility course with jumps, tunnels, weave poles, dog walks and A-frames. AgilityParkSFKOA

Co-owner Pauline Woods adds that the campground offers a full schedule of activities, including hay rides, pool parties, rock-wall climbing, wine tasting and dog-themed events from May to October. For more information on the San Francisco North/Petaluma KOA, visit the website or call (707) 763-1492. For reservations: (800) 562-1233.

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Traveling California with your Canine Best Friend? Need a handy resource to sniff out the fun & friendly spots to play & stay? While nearly every RV park found on this site is pet friendly, has been working hard at helping travelers create dog-friendly itineraries for all kinds of adventure.  Read on for some RV park reviews and links to nearby adventures your dog will enjoy as much as you do!


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