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Cape Camping and RV Park

Cape Camping and RV Park

The Cape Camping and RV Park is located in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, near Highway I-55. The establishment is open year-round. The park is the largest of two RV parks in the area, with ninety RV sites on the property and two large bathhouses. There is a pool, laundromat, and playground in addition to the standard amenities on the property. Cape Girardeau is the largest city in Southeast Missouri and is known for being a university town with Southeast Missouri State University at its center. Pets are allowed on the Cape Camping and RV Park with a pet walking area. Each site has its own grassy area, and the entire campground is surrounded by trees.


The Cape Camping and RV Park has ninety RV sites. Each site is pull-through access for up to 75x24 size rigs. Each site has full hookups. This includes water, sewage, and electricity. There are fifty, thirty, and twenty amp options with CATV. Each site also includes a picnic table, fire ring, and private grassy area. Wireless internet is included across the entire property for each guest to use. There are some handicap sites available. Two separate bathhouses are located on the Cape Camping and RV Park grounds. Each bathhouse is equipped with multiple large showers with running hot water, sinks, restrooms, and mirrors. The bathhouses also have some outlets and are handicap-friendly. A laundromat is located on the property and is available for all guests to use. The laundry machines are coin-operated. Some other additional amenities on the property include a swimming pool and playground. The pool is located at the entrance of the property near the front office. There is no lifeguard on duty, so anyone under thirteen years of age must be accompanied by an adult. The playground is located in the center of the Cape Camping and RV Park. There, children and others can play in the play area. A miniature golf course is located on the property as well. With a small fee upon entering the course, guests can play the game for hours.

There are three dumpster areas located around the property for guests to dispose of their garbage. A dump station is also an amenity offered to each guest who visits the Cape Camping and RV Park. The dump station includes air and water options. Propane tank refills are available as well. A two-acre fishing pond is located on the Cape Camping and RV Park. Here visitors can fish in the stocked fishing pond with no license required. A nature walking trail falls around the property, and the city walking trail is just twenty yards outside of Cape Camping. Pets are welcome on the property as long as they have been vaccinated and are kept on a leash. There are pet walking areas all around the park.

The property office is located just outside of the property's main entrance. The office has a small store that offers RV supplies, sodas, snacks, and other basic camping necessities. The rec center at the Cape Camping and RV Park center has video games, movie rentals, book rentals, board games, and a pool table for visitors to use. The property is open year-round, with summer as the peak season for visitors. They offer weekly and monthly rates depending on visitors' preferences. There are many repeat guests at Cape Camping and RV Park. The park is two miles from I-55 and five minutes from the Center of Cape Girardeau and Southeast Missouri State University. Cape Girardeau is home to Rush Limbaugh, a popular radio personality and political commentator across Missouri. Cape Girardeau is also a university town with various activities ranging from the Missouri Wall of Fame to the Safari Parks.


The culture that the staff at Cape Camping and RV Park try to implement is that of a welcoming, friendly environment. Guests who stay at the property are welcome to all available amenities and are only asked to follow a few rules. Visitors can come and go as they please, and the set quiet time is implemented to create a relaxing environment for guests at the Cape Camping and RV Park. Guests who stay at the property have commented on the friendly staff and the well-managed property. Other reviews mention the clean bathrooms and shower house with noticeably warm showers and disinfected surfaces. The city of Cape Girardeau is known for being a college town, with Southeast Missouri State University located in the town. Southeast Missouri State University offers several undergraduate and graduate programs and has a notable athletics department. Central Cape Girardeau is only five minutes from the property and makes it a quick drive for guests to go to and from areas in the city. In the city of Jackson, Missouri, nearby, there are several places to view. Some of these many include the Trail of Tears State Park. The park gives an in-depth view of the trail that Cherokee Indians crossed during 1838 and 1839. Historical monuments and parks surround the area.


Cape Camping and RV Park was originally a golf course for many years prior to its being turned into an RV Park. Dustin Richardson purchased the park in 2018 from its previous owner, who turned it into the RV Park it is now. Dust also owns The Landing Point and Aardvark Storage in Girardeau. The Landing Point is the second of the two RV parks in Cape Girardeau, Missouri.

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1900 N Kingshighway
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701
United States




Dustin Richardson

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