Best RV Apps to have on the Road
- Google Maps
This app you’ve heard off. It’s already preloaded on Android phones and can be downloaded for free on iOS devices. This app gives you different route options with live traffic and construction updates. You can also use it to search nearby restaurants, stores, and attractions.
- CoPilot GPS
CoPilot GPS comes in handy when you don’t have access to the internet. This offline map is store on your phone or tablet and allows for turn-by-turn direction. It comes preloaded with a number of points of interests such as restaurants, hotels, and gas stations. There is a free version and a paid version which has extra features like live traffic and map updates
Speaking of gas stations, this app will find the cheapest gas based on your location. Since RV gas tanks are bigger than the usual tanks, this will save you money in the long run. The app works from user-generated information. Some stations might update frequently and others might now. As an incentive to use Gas Buddy often, they have a rewards program.
This app is a cool one to have. You can plan your RV trip on the app and then share it with friends and family ! They can then add suggestions to the itinerary.
- Sani Dumps
Everyone needs to dump out their holding tanks and this app find you the most convenient place to do it. This app finds the nearest RV dump location with price information, hours, and any contact info.
- RV Checklist
How else are you going to remember if the stabilizers are down or if you remembered to bring in any furniture you took out? This will save headaches and prevent losses. With this app you can customize your checklist to be better prepared for your trip. After creating a list and start checking off items, it’ll show a progress bar! It’s simple to use, built to suit your needs, and easy to customize.