International Camping Club

‘Connecting Campers Since 1949’

  • Nonprofit, volunteer run.
  • 100’s of organized campouts held yearly.
  • Chapters spanning across the Continental USA and Canada.
  • Membership discounts for campgrounds, RV insurance, & camping/RV products.
  • Youth, teen, adult and retiree programs.
  • Wildlife and conservation programs.
  • Scholarship opportunities.
  • New members receive SIX MONTHS FREE when buying any tier membership.


Upcoming National Events 2023-2024

Campvention 2023 Oval (6)

63rd Annual Campvention 2023

Retiree Rally 2023 (12)

51st FCRV International Retiree Rally 2023

FCRV Event Calendar 2021-2023

FCRV holds 100’s of inclusive events per year in the form of chapter, state, regional and national events.  From summer to winter we are out there doing what we love most, CAMPING!  Our camping events range in size from just a few families to hundreds of like minded campers getting together.

[Info on local chapter events can be found by contacting your state/regional directors or the National Office.]


December 2022 – February 2023

Regional Events


State/Prov Campouts

  • [SC] Jan 16-19. South Carolina – Fall Campout Retiree. Barnyard Campground RV Park. Lexington, SC
  • [CT] Jan 22. Connecticut – Winter State Meeting.  Hemlock Grange Hall. Portland, CT.
  • [OK] Feb 17-19. Oklahoma – Monthly State Campout. Bell Cow Lake Chandler. Chandler, Ok.
  • [CT] Feb 17-21. Connecticut – Springfield Camping/RV Show booth. Eastern States Expedition. West Springfield, MA


March 2023 – May 2023

National Events

State/Prov Campouts


June 2023 – August 2023

National Events

Regional Events

State/Prov Campouts

  • [IL] May 12-14. Illinois  – State Campout. St. Francis State Park in Missouri. Bonne Terre, MO
  • [OK] May 19-21. Oklahoma – Monthly State Campout. Lake Murray State Park. Ardmore, OK.
  • [MI] June 2-4. Michigan – District. Gladwin County Fairgrounds. Gladwin, MI.
  • [CO] June 5-9. Colorado State Retiree Rally. Falcon/Colorado Springs KOA. Peyton, CO
  • [OK] June 9-11. Oklahoma – Monthly State Campout. Taylor’s Ferry Campgrounds. Wagoner, OK
  • [OK] July 7-9. Monthly State Campout. Little Axe State Park. Norman, Okla
  • [SC] Aug 10-16. South Carolina – Palmetto Retiree. Currahee RV Park. Toccoa, GA.
  • [UT] Aug 22-26. Utah State Campout. Village of the Trees RV Resort. Declo, ID
  • [OH] Aug 26-28. S.E.R.V.E. Scholarship Committee Campout. Streetsboro KOA. Streetsboro, Ohio


September 2023- November 2023

Regional Events


State/Prov Campouts


Camping Today [November]

Family Campers  

““Fall has always been my favorite season. The time when everything bursts with its last beauty, as if nature had been saving up all year for the grand finale.”

Your November online and PDF versions of ‘Camping Today ‘can be found here:
‘Camping Today’ Staff’

Wildlife Refuge Inc. Annual Report 2023
By Deb Swanson, Past Comptroller

Beginning balance 7/1/22 – $78,146
End balance – $80,148

The 2023 Wildlife Grants are awarded to:

Sempervirens –
Sempervirens protects 56 square miles of Redwood Forest and created the first California State Park: Big Basin Redwoods. Their work affects wildlife from large mammals to endangered species such as red-legged frogs, coho salmon, and marbled murrelet. They received $1,000.00

Hobbitsee Wildlife Refuge –
Is a repeat recipient. They will use the funds to complete their new wildlife hospital. They will receive $500

Dakota Zoo –
Is a repeat recipient. Their funds will be used to purchase meds for the rare species of Penguins that are in their care. They will receive $500.

We did a Wildlife Photo Contest this year:

  • The 1st place winner was Bob Kalberer
  • 2nd place Pat Cohee
  • 3rd place Ron Cohee.

NCHA (FCRV) National Hank Nathan Scholarship Report 2023

Beginning balance 7/1/22 – $284,493
End Balance – 6/30/23 $245,687

The scholarship committee is proud to announce the 2023 scholarship winners as follows:

  • Susie Valderrabano $1,500
  • Cassandra Coniglio. $1,500
  • Grace Carey. $2,500

Congratulations to all of this year’s recipients.