Ultimate US Public Campgrounds

Ultimate US Public Campgrounds

Ultimate US Public Campgrounds

By William Modesitt

  • Category: Travel
  • Release Date: 2013-09-17
  • Current Version: 2.7.34
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 9.14 MB
  • Developer: William Modesitt
  • Compatibility: iOS 12.0+
Score: 4.71
4.71
From 2,515 Ratings

Description

If you’re looking for free or low-cost campgrounds or enjoy boondocking out in the wild, this is the app for you. Our filters allow you to find them very easily. Overall, our app includes over 40,000 public camping sites – no other app comes close. NOTE THAT THIS APP DOES *NOT* INCLUDE PRIVATE/COMMERCIAL CAMPGROUNDS, ONLY PUBLIC. The Ultimate Public Campgrounds app is dedicated to presenting information about publicly-owned, non-commercial campgrounds across the entire United States, including Hawaii and Alaska. In this app you will find facilities ranging from full-service campgrounds at state parks and Corps of Engineers parks to remote boondocking and back-packing locations with no facilities or services. It is based on data from the web-based Ultimate US Public Campground Project http://www.ultimatecampgrounds.com. Included are US Forest Service, Bureau of Land Management, National Park Service, Fish & Wildlife Service, Bureau of Reclamation, Corps of Engineers, Pacific Crest Trail, state parks and other state facilities, county and regional parks, municipal parks, utility company facilities, Indian reservations, military, Tennessee Valley Authority, non-profit (museums and conservation groups) and a handful of miscellaneous locations. Import routes from a GPX file. This makes it much easier locating campgrounds near the route you're traveling. Current statistics: Over 39,700 total campsites. Over 19,580 of the campsites are FREE! Over 23,650 of the campsites are $10 or under! An updated database for this app is available approximately every month so you have the most recent and up-to-date information available. This app is intended for everyone regardless of their camping interests - it can be filtered by the facility owner, such as Forest Service or county. Users can also filter on camping preference, such as Tent, RV or Back-Country, elevation, fee, showers, and more. Mark locations as your "favorite." Tapping on a campground location on the map shows available information about each location such as total number of camp sites, number of RV sites, number of electric hookups, whether there are showers and/or an RV dump station, fees, nearest town, phone number, elevation and web site. Of course the app can only show what information that can be discovered for each location. Send location data directly to our Road Trip Planner app. Cache non-Apple maps to disc for offline viewing. INTERNET NOT REQUIRED. While this app works best with Internet access, it is not required as the campground data is embedded within the app. Some supplemental services do require Internet access but this does not detract from the overall usefulness of the app. Note that this app does NOT contain information on commercial campgrounds. Also note that military campgrounds are included because they are government-owned, but in most cases their use is limited to active-duty and retired military personnel. In an effort to continually improve the accuracy of the data, users are encouraged to use the feedback function on the Ultimate Campgrounds web site or the email function within the app to submit corrections, additions and suggestions. There is also a Macintosh version with a similar name, available from the Mac App Store.

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Reviews

Most National Forest and BLM areas with sites are missing from the app

2
There are so many NF and BLM areas missing from this map that it is difficult to use it to discover new areas to camp. Also missing meaningful data inputs about road access levels (OHV only, etc). Even extremely well known areas are missing from the map, not just the lesser known ones. Overall, can’t really use it for much. Hopefully the developers can scrub and import more data, as this would be an amazing one stop shop for camping resources.
By DB camping

Want to search out of state

2
I don’t know how to search out if my area to begin planning my trip for this summer
By 66Jeani

My go to

5
I love this app. It is where I start my real planning. Good upfront info followed my by solid links to the available in depth detail. Best app I have for RV camping. I have found and visited many great public campgrounds that I would have never seen without Ultimate US.
By Always Searching 10

Awesome Tool

5
This is what we use most to find camping places. Love that it has gps coords. Very accurate.
By ID.guy

Hidden gem for camp site location and information

5
This app was here discovered on the Oregon Trail Teardrop trailer website and thankfully so as no other app to my knowledge provides such granular citing of camp site locations and pertinent information, including mapping. A recommended addition for your camping equipment checklist.
By bradfordpeterson

Doesn’t work

1
The app won’t do anything. It opens up and says too many to show zoom in, but you can’t zoom in. Nothing works.
By peteleague

Excellent App!

5
Have been using this app for a couple months now. The features included make it easily functional to your needs. Also, working with customer support is phenomenal. Very responsive. I fully recommend this app, well worth the price!
By BillD50

Love the app, but crashing

5
Great resource to have on road trips! I’ve found several beautiful spots with the app that I would not have found otherwise. I updated to the latest version and it’s crashing every time I zoom in.
By redbike510

Clustered pins the worst idea ever.

4
Stars for the app being great. I love this app but the pin clustering thing made it unuseable for me. Those big dots cover so much of the map I can’t even tell what state I’m looking at. If it wasn’t possible to undo that I’d have to go looking for a different app.
By Billboyo

So hard to figure out

1
I hate this app. It’s so hard to forgive out and I paid for it on someone’s recommendation. I want a refund. There are so many apps that are awesome and much easier to use and understand.
By Protection2

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