From the bloggers at Do It Yourself RV.
RVing west of the Rockies offers tons of free RV camping on federal lands. From the Arizona deserts to the Idaho forests, it’s not hard to find cheap and free places to park your rig.
But if you’re looking for free camping in Texas, you may be surprised to discover that it’s a little trickier to find.
The reason for the lack of free camping in Texas dates back to 1845 when the United States wanted Texas to join the union.
Texas would only agree to statehood if it got to keep most of the 225 million acres of unsettled land that was legally owned by the Republic of Texas. The feds agreed.
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