Top 10 Essential Mobile Apps For RVers 2017The links on this page take you to the Android Market. Many of these apps are available for the iPhone/iPad but we don't own any Apple products and therefore have never been to the Apple App Store. Visit the Apple App Store to find the iOS version of these apps. Additionally, Windows Phone users can check their app store as well.
- Google Navigation/Maps (Free)
Download the latest release of Google Maps, and never carry a paper map again. Get Google Maps with Navigation, Places, and Latitude. Navigation: Free, voice-guided GPS navigation system. Places: Find, rate, and get recommendations for places... everything from campgrounds to restaurants to gas stations to Walmart. Latitude: See friends on the map and check in at places.
- Passport America (Free)
Search 1,700+ campgrounds where Members save 50% off nightly camping rate! Since 1992, Passport America is the Original 50% Discount Camping Club with 1,700+ Participating Campgrounds, RV Parks, Resorts, etc. for our Members to save on nightly camp fees in North America. Our App Includes: Search/Browse campground locations, plus details such as rates, amenities, rentals, contact info, and more!
- Gas Buddy (Free)
GasBuddy helps you find the cheapest gas prices in your area. Find the cheapest gas on the go - for free! Gas prices for USA and Canada only. In one click, locate gas stations near you and see their current gas prices. Never overpay for gas again. For every gas price reported, you'll earn points toward prize give-away entries. We give away a $250 gas gift card every week. Reporting gas prices is even more fun with awards! GasBuddy is a community of users working together to update gas prices - help everyone save on gas!
- TV Antenna Helper (Free)
Find free over-the-air TV and HDTV signals in the USA using this free app. This app is the free version of TV Antenna Helper. Just run the app and it will show you all the nearby TV towers so you know which way to point your antenna.
- Overnight Parking Finder (Free)
With "OverNight Parking Finder" app you will know which Walmart's allow overnight parking , has built in turn by turn navigator to get you there. Also has a RedBox locator that can find any redbox in the USA.
- RV Parks and Campgrounds ($7.99)
This app was developed to help people find great RV Parks in North America (USA, Canada, Mexico). Completely FREE with NO ADS (in app purchases, though). Commercial RV parks are sorted by rating and can be viewed in list mode. If you zoom in far enough, you will see gas station, rest areas, stores, etc. Compared to similar applications, this app uses local database, so it works much faster and less dependent on internet, however internet is required to view reviews, maps and pictures.
- Satellite Finder ($5.99)
Assists in alignment of satellite dish antennas using augmented reality. Determines local position by using GPS/Skyhook; Automatically computes all values necessary to align antenna; uses magnetic sensor to help during alignment (emits sound when aligned). Ideal for RVs, Campers, aligning second dish, or use as professional installer.
- WeatherBug (Free)
Get the latest current conditions, forecast, weather alerts, radar and more! Access the largest network of professional weather stations in North America and thousands of locations around the world! WeatherBug brings the most accurate, reliable and timely weather information directly to your phone. Complete with Doppler radar, severe weather alerts, maps, forecasts and much more, WeatherBug is the most comprehensive weather app available.
- Key Ring (Free)
Save All Loyalty Cards to Your Phone Using the #1 Loyalty Card Mgmt App, Key Ring! Key Ring Features: Add all your loyalty/reward cards, tons of free coupons from the top retailers, supports 700 + programs, join new reward programs, barcode scanner, backup/restore and print cards, homescreen widget, grocery coupons for 29 chains(v 2.1 and above) and store locator, notes, community info, store info.
- Walmart (Free)
Find your nearest Walmart store. Looking to grab great values on the go? The Walmart app helps you find quality products at unbeatable prices whether you're at home, in our stores or anywhere in between. With the newest version of Walmart's Android App, not only can you shop and browse faster than ever, but you can now place an order within the app for a sleek, speedy check out. We've just made it even easier to save money and live better.
And of course, honorable mention goes to our Workamping Jobs App. This app is handy, but you can access the site using your phone's browser just the same.
This list is simply our opinion, and yours may vary. If you have an app you'd like to mention, please do so in the comment section below. If you enjoyed this article, please share it using the buttons that are near the top of the page.
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