Niland RVing stories

Check out the RVing opportunities in Niland, California

Niland is located just north of Calipatria and southeast of the Salton Sea. This quirky, charming community attracts snowbirders and other visitors with its intriguing attractions, and the adventurous sorts can take a trip to nearby Slab City, a famous spot for rugged dry camping with its own historical roots. Scroll down on our Niland landing page for extensive information on tourist attractions, visitor information, sani-dumps, RV dealers, campsites and more.

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Niland is a quirky California gem

It may be a small community, but Niland is bursting with creative energy and passionate people.

A view of Fountain of Youth RV Resort in Niland, California

Great ways to taste the flavours of Niland, CA

While Niland isn’t especially well-known for its food there are a few options available for those heading out on their next adventure.

Edley's most recent turquoise discovery in Imperial County. The larger stone weighs 36.7lbs and the smaller stone weighs 21lbs.

Treasure hunting in Niland, California

California local prospector gives tips for travellers planning to treasure hunt around Niland, California.

Sand Dunes.

A mountain turned masterpiece

There are some great walks in and around Niland, California but one of the most unique adventures you could go on is a walk on Salvation Mountain, a mountain that is a beautiful piece of art.

by Karen Kornelsen
Sun setting on the Chocolate mountains near Niland CA

Diner oasis in Niland

The desert air is hot but the AC is cool at the Buckshot Diner in Niland. Learn about the spot to eat in Niland plus a nearby surprise seaside getaway.

by Louis Bockner
White pelicans at the Salton Sea.

Learn about the Salton Sea

Visit the Salton Sea State Recreation Area or the Sonny Bono Salton Sea National Wildlife Refuge.

by DaleAnn Shellborn

Boundless activities and community

There are plenty of reasons why the Fountain of Youth Spa RV Resort is so well liked with the RV crowd.

Fountain of Youth Spa RV Resort features lots of live entertainment.

Rejuvenation, community and fun

The Fountain of Youth Spa RV Resort, an hour from Palm Springs, is a snowbird RV destination like no other.

by Karen Kornelsen
Colourful man-made mountain of clay painted with primitive religious symbols

Niland: A desert getaway off the beaten track

The other-worldly landscapes surrounding the once-active Salton Sea and its adjoining deserts allow couples to really get away from it all when visiting Niland, California.

Salvation Mountain in Niland, CA

Top things to see and do in Niland

When snowbirding in California, this quirky destination is always worth a visit.

mexican food like they serve in Niland, California

Best restaurants in Niland

This unusual California community has some awesome places to grab a bite.

RV-friendly businesses near Niland