Quartzsite, Arizona - A Great Place to Spend the Winter

  Looking to get away in the winter? Go camping in ArizonaQuartzsite, Arizona, just 20 miles east of the Colorado River, on I-10, has been a rock hound's dream since the 1960s. However, today it is much more than that. RV travel in Arizona has grown increasingly popular.  The town has become a Mecca to well over a million visitors staying in RV parks in Arizona, most of whom converge on this small town in a wave of RVs during the months of January and February. At this time of the year, 2,000 vendors of rocks, gems, minerals, fossils and everything else imaginable create one of the world's largest open air flea markets in Quartzsite.

Touted as the largest gathering of RVs in the world, the Quartzsite Sports, Vacation & RV Show (www.quartzsitervshow.com) is a must to attend while camping in Arizona. The aisles are packed every day during the RV Show with over 275 exhibitors offering everything imaginable for the RV and RV travel in Arizona.  RV parks in Arizona are also represented in the show to make your Arizona camping experience one that you will never forget.  People from all over the world attend the show each year. If you go, be sure to stop by the Good Sam tent and say "hi."

Quartzsite is easily accessible from Phoenix, Yuma, Los Angeles, San Diego, San Luis, Tucson and Sonora.

There are camping and a plethora of RV parks in Arizona, in and around Quartzsite. For more information, contact the Quartzsite Chamber of Commerce at www.quartzsitechamber.com.