15 RV Camping Extras That Will Make You A Happy Camper
Last Updated on April 5, 2020 by Lori
Are you a new RVer looking for those camping extras everyone else has?
Did you know that there are RVing Must-Haves and then there are RVing EXTRA Must-Haves that you want to have when camping? These camping items are, of course, not necessary but ohhh so nice to have at the campground!
RV Camping Must-Haves That You Will Love
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After you’ve been RV camping awhile, you will begin to understand when I say, you will never be finished purchasing things for your RV.
Yes, there were RV items that you needed when you started camping and then…you started seeing other campers with cool camping gadgets that you find yourself searching on the internet to find.
What are some of these cool camping items?
I’ve put together a list of 15 of the BEST RV camping must-haves that we use and know that you will love these items as much as we do!
Sets up in 45 seconds and ready to use right out of the box - No assembly required
94 total square feet of interior space with a 90″ center height clearance and easily fits 6-8 people
No-see-um mesh screen, Water resistant roof with taped seams, Triple layer corner pole pockets
Includes six deluxe tent stakes, tie down ropes and oversized carry bag, Pack size: 74" x 8" x 8"
Rain flaps detour rain over wind/rain panels (sold separately)
Having an RV mat is perfect for those rocky or dirt campsites. Our mat had lasted over four years and washes easily and dries quickly! It is on my list of Must-Haves at the campground!
Breathable material won’t damage grass
UV coated to protect against fading and other sun damage
Soft and durable 100% virgin polypropylene material
Easy to clean - mold and mildew resistant—sweep away dirt or spray clean with water
Lightweight and compact - folds for easy storage into included carrying bag
After a long day hiking or kayaking, we love to get back to the campground to sit back in our zero-gravity chairs! These, by far, are our favorite chairs when we go camping.
Made with a 250-pound weight capacity and strong, UV-resistant mesh designed to last outdoors
Smoothly glides to an ergonomic zero-gravity position, with replaceable elastic cords that immediately adjust to your body
Detachable tray allows easy access to drinks, magazines, phones, tablets, or other small items
Includes comfortable headrests for added comfort, which can be taken off when needed
One of our favorite camping items is our Blackstone Griddle! Breakfast, lunch or dinner - everything seems to taste better when we cook it on our Blackstone. What we really like about our Blackstone is the easy clean-up! We love all the griddle accessories too!
Two independently controlled H burners makes for a versatile cooking surface where you can cook several foods at once and not burn a thing! Also allowing the option to keep certain foods warm while others cook.
Built in grease channel and catch draws grease away from your food. Allows for easy clean up at then end of each use
Super convenient portable griddle for tailgaters, parties, backyard barbeques and camping
The Hopper Flip 8 has ColdCell Insulation, a closed-cell foam that offers superior cold-holding to ordinary soft coolers, with a capacity of up to 6 cans plus ice
The DryHide Shell is waterproof and resistant to mildew, punctures, and abrasions so it will hold its own when faced with the hazards of the wild
The only personal cooler that’s game for full days in the tree stand, early mornings in the duck boat, or afternoons on the water
I can't tell you how many times we camped without a Fire Poker! After getting the fire started, we had to look around for a limb in order to poke the fire. This heavy duty fire poker is perfect for those awesome campfires!
36 inch black steel poker
Single-piece construction from durable 1/2 inch round bar steel
Great for your fireplace, fire pit, or wood stove
Use hook or handle to hang poker up when not in use
SteelFreak (formerly Heritage Products) pokers are Proudly Made in the USA
We have had this Enjoy Life Camping Mat for almost 4 years. It is perfect as you step into the trailer and it washes easily with Dawn soap!
MatMates Doormat 30" x 18"
Suitable for indoor or outdoor use
Optional decorative tray sold separately
This is our camping Flag we take to the campground! We love it! Don't forget to get the flag stand too!
BreezeArt decorative garden flag dimensions 12.5"x18"
Printed on durable fade resistant solar silk fabric exclusive to Magnet Works.
Use with standard garden flag holder (not included, sold separately).
The Lodge portable “camp stove” is the pot that does it all. The flanged lid holds hot coals and inverts for use as a griddle. The integral legs allow the oven to sit perfectly over the campfire.
Lodge provides pre-seasoned cookware with no synthetic chemicals.
MADE IN THE USA.
Camp Dutch Oven Cooking 101 cookbook included.
We also love to cook on our WeberQ! We actually use both our Blackstone and WeberQ when we go camping. We use the WeberQ portable cart which frees up tabletop space.
Stainless steel burner puts out 12,000 BTU-per-hour
Porcelain-enameled, cast iron cooking grates
Electronic ignition with built in thermometer
Two folding work tables
The set includes the MalloMe Hammock, ropes and snag-free carabiners ALL IN ONE set
Our luxurious double hammocks are extra-large measuring 320 x 200cm (126 x 79 Inches) easily fits two large adults comfortably.
Unique strap design has breaking strength of 1000 lbs!
Packs down to about the size of a volleyball weighs only about 1.5 lbs including hammock ropes.
Unfolds from included stuff sack in just seconds.
We love our portable ice maker. It's nice to be able to have ice in a glass when you want a cold drink - but you've already poured all the ice into the cooler!
Makes ice quickly in 6 minutes
Quiet & Energy Efficient
Choose from Large or Small Ice Cubes & includes basket & ice scoop
This camping table is great because it is so versatile. We love it because the table is adjustable so in the morning we use it for our breakfast station and then in the evening, we use it as a coffee table!
48-inch x 24-inch molded tabletop ; Seating Capacity: 4
Folds in half for easy storage and transport; Great for taking on the go
Three Adjustable Height Settings; (24-Inch, 29-Inch and 36-Inch)
Convenient carry handle; Table weight: 19 lbs.Table Top Thickness:1.4 inch
We LOVE our campfire popcorn popper! My daughter purchased this kit for us (which we used up right away) so I had to purchase additional popcorn before the camping season was over!
This Open Fire Popcorn Popper can be used over a campfire, fireplace or even a backyard grill.
This popcorn popper makes 4 quarts of flawless popcorn in just 4-5 minutes
This outdoor popcorn popper can just be wiped with a paper towel and stored for later use.
This outdoor popcorn popper includes 5 Real Theater popcorn popping kits with fresh popping corn, our secret buttery salt and gourmet popping oil, plus a popcorn seasoning sampler!
Flavors include: Movie Theater Style, Creamy Ranch, Buttery Jalapeño and Zesty Cheddar Cheese.
Our family LOVES to play Corn Hole at the campground! All ages love to play and it stores easily in the case.
Game set includes 2 premium water resistant 3 inches x 2 inches foldable cornhole boards crafted from solid MDF, 8 all weather regulation bean bags, portable carrying case and rules
All Weather Bean Bags: Complete set of 8 regulation size (6 inch x 6 inch) bean bags (4 red + 4 blue)
Tailgate size cornhole set at an affordable price.
Boards easily fold flat into the included premium carrying case for portability or neat storage
There you have it! These are our FAVORITE RV Must-Haves that we love to take camping!
What are some of your favorite Extra RV Camping must haves? I would love to hear!