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Baltimore to Columbus via North Carolina

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RV campgrounds from Baltimore to Columbus

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Here's a sample itinerary for a camping drive from Baltimore to Columbus in your RV. If you're planning a road trip to Columbus, you can research locations to stop along the way. Make sure you check road conditions to double check the weather. Find the best RV parks, campgrounds, hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members and AllStays. Scroll down to see all the RV campgrounds along the way.

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 Day 1

10:00 am  start in Baltimore
drive for about 2.5 hours

12:28 pm  Richmond
eat at Triple Crossing Brewing Company
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 1:28 pm
drive for about 3.5 hours

5:00 pm  North Carolina
stay overnight and leave the next day around 10:00 am

day 1 driving ≈ 6 hours
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 Day 2

10:00 am  leave from North Carolina
drive for about 3.5 hours

1:37 pm  Beckley
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 2:37 pm
drive for about 2 hours

4:47 pm  Gallipolis
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 5:47 pm
drive for about 2 hours

7:48 pm  arrive in Columbus
eat at Roost Beer Garden

day 2 driving ≈ 8 hours

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What are RV campgrounds along the way?

Richmond  (14 answers)
    Richmond Family Recreation RV Camp  (1 mention)
    restaurants around Richmond:
        Triple Crossing Brewing Company
        Legend Brewing Co
        Legend Brewing Company
    questions about Richmond:
        What is your favorite restaurant in Richmond?
        What is there to do in Richmond?
        Nightlife in Richmond & hotels?

North Carolina  (42 mentions)
    Parkers Creek - Jordan Lake SRA  (1 mention)
    Crosswinds - Jordan Lake SRA  (1 mention)
    Poplar Point - Jordan Lake SRA  (1 mention)
    New Hope Overlook - Jordan Lake SRA  (1 mention)
    restaurants around North Carolina:
        Roost Beer Garden
        The Belted Goat
        The Old Granary Restaurant
    questions about North Carolina:
        Best Beaches in North Carolina?
        Has anyone stayed at the Bell Port Inn and would recommend it?
        Best places to visit and see for a getaway in NC mountains

Beckley  (2 answers)
    Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine Campground  (1 mention)
    Tamarack - Cultural Center  (1 mention)
    Little Beaver State Park  (1 mention)
    Lake Stephens Campground and Marina Raleigh County Park  (1 mention)
    Army Camp - New River Gorge National River  (1 mention)
    restaurants around Beckley:
        Pasquale Mira Restaurant
    questions about Beckley:
        Want pet friendly hotel

Gallipolis  (2 answers)
    Gallia County Junior Fairgrounds  (1 mention)
    Krodel Park  (1 mention)

Where's the best place to eat in Columbus?

Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?

GoPetFriendly suggests Roost Beer Garden.

Here are some more restaurants people talk about:

The Belted Goat  (1 mention)

Want to research more popular restaurants in Columbus? Click the blue button below.

What are some things to do in Columbus?

This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.

Of course, Trippy is the perfect place to ask questions because there's an entire community of travelers talking to each other and sharing tips and advice. Trippy is where you can get answers personalized for your tastes, budgets, trip dates & more!

For example, here are some questions people have asked about Columbus. Click on any question to see answers from the community!

profile  Katie from Los Angeles asked:
What's the best neighborhood in Columbus for a first time visitor?  (15 answers)

profile  Valerie from Los Angeles asked:
What is your favorite restaurant in Columbus?  (8 answers)

profile  Hannah from Milwaukee asked:
Where should we eat in Columbus?  (6 answers)

profile  Daphne from Chicago asked:
What to see and eat in Short North with just a day?  (6 answers)

profile  Bob from asked:
Traveling thru Columbus Ohio on I -71 need a motel near by.  (3 answers)

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Do I really have to go back home?

Yes, even this step is optional, because if you're on vacation who wants the trip to end? It's okay, you can start planning your next trip!

Want to plan the trip back? Get the reverse directions for a Columbus to Baltimore drive in an RV, or go to the main page to plan a new road trip.

You can also compare the travel time if you're flying or driving by calculating the distance from Baltimore to Columbus. Or get a full Baltimore to Columbus flight plan.

Don't forget about exploring your own hometown with a staycation. You can also find some cool day trips or get away for a weekend. Maybe try typing in a faraway location like London, Hong Kong, or Sydney, and get inspired for your dream trip around the world.

And if you know Baltimore well, please help your fellow travelers and answer their questions about Baltimore!

At a Glance
without making any stops
total driving distance is 811 miles
driving time of 12 hours, 33 minutes
54 Baltimore travel answers
14 Richmond travel answers
2 Beckley travel answers
2 Gallipolis travel answers
39 Columbus travel answers


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