RVing in St. George Utah

rving in St George Utah


St. George, Utah

St. George, Utah is located in the southwest part of the state bordering Arizona and Nevada. Its is roughly 120 miles north of Las Vegas, Nevada and 300 miles south of Salt lake City. St. George has an elevation of 2,860 feet and has mild winters and very hot summers. It is very common to have 30+ days of over 100 degrees. St. George is a dry climate located in the very northeast part of the Mojave Desert. It has a population of 76,000 although the entire metropolis area is closer to 145,000 people, this includes Washington, St. George, Bloomington, Ivins, Hurricane and other surrounding areas.

Facts about St. George, Utah

  • St. George, Utah was founded in 1861 by mormon pioneers sent to raise cotton and grow a community.

  • It is the 7th largest state in Utah

  • The average rainfall is 8.8 inches per year

  • The hottest recorded temperature is 118 degrees


Things to do in St. George

Whether you plan to live in St. George or you are wanting to visit there are lots of things to do. There are lots of historical sites, museums, restaurants, golfing, hiking, shopping and much more. Below we have compiled a list of our top things to do.

These are just a few of the things you can do while in St. George. If you are looking for other fun things do a google search for “fun things in St. George, Utah” and see what you get.

RV campgrounds in St. George Utah

There are a lot of places to stay when you are RVing in St. George Utah. Below we have compiled a list of several.


RVing in St George

So why should you go RVing in St. George, Utah? The question isn’t why you should but why you shouldn’t. St. George is right in the center of so many amazing things. If you want to travel outside of the city you can leave your RV behind and go tour any of the following areas.

  • Las Vegas (2 hrs away)

  • Zion National Park (1 hour away)

  • Bryce Canyon (2 hrs away)

  • Lake Powell (2 hrs 30 mins)

  • Tuacahn Center of Arts (10 mins away)


Buying an RV in St. George

Ok, here comes our shameless plug on why you should buy an RV from Nielson RV. We offer a huge selection of new and used RV. If you are considering buying a motorhome, travel trailer, fifth wheel, toy hauler or camper, stop by and check out our selection. We are conveniently located 15 mins northeast of St. George as you are heading out to Zion National Park. We guarantee you will get the best price on a new or used rv. In addition if you need service on your RV stop by and we can take care of it for you. (End shameless plug.)

St. George Utah and RVing = “Match made in Heaven”

If you are looking for a place to travel St. George, Utah is a must. It has the friendliest people you will meet. It also offers so many different things to do and see. If you haven’t been here before come visit St. George, you might never want to leave.

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