Boondock Canton

Space for 4 Rigs
Any size
4 nights maximum

Notice Required
1 day
2 months max
Response Rate
Usually Responds In
2 hours

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  • Slideouts Allowed
  • Generators Allowed
  • Barbecues Allowed
  • Lawnchairs Allowed
  • Pets Welcome


  • 30 Amp Electric Hookup
  • Water Hookup
  • Wifi
  • Pull-Through Parking
  • Tow Vehicle Parking


We have parking for several large rigs here at our business. We do have a single 30A electric hook up on a first come, first served basis. Contact us ahead of time for 30A availability.

We are a manufacturing company so keep in mind that Monday-Friday, 7:30am to 5:00pm there may be some machinery noise and the sound of an occasional delivery truck. Weekends and nights are quiet, except for any road noise you may hear.

House Rules

Plan to arrive at our place no later than 8pm.

Although the Boondocking (parking) is free, I do charge a nominal fee of $7 for electricity and water hookup. If you just want to fill your water tanks, the fee is $5. Payment is in cash only. If you you have a generator, you are more than welcome to use it!

I gladly accept pets, but you must clean up after them. Barking dogs don't make great neighbors so please leave them inside your rig if they tend to bark excessively. Otherwise, we have tons of open areas to walk your pet with lots of grassy areas!

Smoking is allowed as long as you pick up your cigarette butts. I don't smoke and I don't like cigarette butts thrown about.

Do not wash clothes and leave laundry outside to dry.

Clean your boondocking space and leave it as you found it.

Children are very welcome, but remember this is a place of business and you are ultimately responsible for your kids!

Checkout time is 10am

Access Road Conditions

Our business property is easily accessible from Highway 64.

Tow Vehicle Parking Details

There's plenty of room to park your tow car next to your rig!


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We are a full-time RV family and travel often in our motorhome, but get in touch with us and we'll see if we can accommodate you!


Canton, TX, United States of America

Suggested Local Attractions

First Monday Trade Days, Splash Kingdom Water Park, Yesterland Farm, and many good restaurants.

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Member Since
July 12, 2018
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19 Positive References

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References for Boondock Canton


May 2019

Great host with an entrepreneurial spirit!

Excellent host with great accommodations for overnight boondocking. We had so much in common with our hobbies and business it was an absolute pleasure to visit. Would highly recommend this host location. I would like to extend a personal thank you for the amazing Hospitality! Until next time.


May 2019

Great Stay

We arranged to meet about 5 PM, arrived at 5:10, Jarrid directed us to the parking spot with 30 amp oower, running water and sewer drain.

We had a great conversation about our various rv experiences.

Evrything we could expect from a boondockers host.



May 2019

Well-Seasoned RV Host

Yes, AvidExplorers offers a good parking place while shopping the Canton First Monday Trade Days, and seeing the beautiful East Texas countryside. But more importantly, AvidExplorers offers the opportunity to meet a host who has been RV'ng since he was 10 years old, has traveled extensively with his young family nationally & internationally, whose family are full-timers, who flys his own airplane, and is full of interesting stories to share with you.
Friendly, welcoming, informative and entertaining. You can't beat that!
Thank you. We will visit again.


April 2019

Another Great Stay!

Another great stay with AvidExplorers! Quiet calm and secure; (great for a 'wimpy van camper' who ditched the RV this trip!! lol :) Thanks again for such a wonderful place to stay.


April 2019

Awesome Hosts

We were met and warmly welcomed. After a few minutes of introduction then setting up our coach. It’s quiet here at night, we had a great night sleep.
Thank you to the AvidExplorers for making a terrific place for us to come to.


March 2019

Wonderful family & visit!

We had a wonderful visit with AvidExplorers. We consider them "family" now. We always have fun with boon docking peeps as we can compare notes and get new ideas. Look up their youtube site (Avid Explorers). The son is giving his dad a run for the $$ with his own site. Homeschooling at it's finest. We were visiting relatives, but we also came on First Monday Trade Days so we took that in one day.

I'd also recommend Alex's Greek Cafe & Buttermilks. Greek food was a surprise. The best I've had since Nashville.


March 2019

Great Stay

I had a great stay with a very helpful host in Avid Explorer. Be sure to get to know him a bit - he's a very interesting fellow. I think he really went out of his way to make my stay very comfortable. Hope to see you guys again soon.


February 2019


Gracious, kind host


January 2019

Thanks ^_^

Really appreciate the stay. Nice area. Safe , good peeps.


January 2019

Fun, friendly family

Fantastic stay from start to finish. Our host was not going to be home when we arrived, so he was kind enough to send a video greeting telling us where to park....We were greeted with a warm smile, a firm handshake, and a very entertaining tour of his business. We enjoyed chatting with him about their travels and wished we had had more time to chat.

Gordon T

December 2018

Toot Your Whistle

Canton, Texas has lots to offer for the wayfarer, but the best is Boondock Canton where lots of Texas hospitality is at it best. Going out of their way too help fellow travelers is as big as Texas. AAA+++

A former member

October 2018

Such a welcoming family!

We met AvidExplorers after beaming a fulltime traveling family just 2 days prior! They were the most warm, welcoming couple to introduce us to the fulltime traveling family lifestyle. We were exhausted and overwhelmed those first few days on the road, and they gave us so much grace as we adapted, and answered MANY questions! I couldn't imagine jumping into this lifestyle without such supportive fellow travelers! I can't recommend them enough, as hosts- and as friends!


October 2018

Repeated good experiences at Boondock Canton

Great hosts, great ammeneties, great restful stays. As repeat visitors during a challenging medical stay in Texas, our Canton hosts showed us every kindness and we've been so thankful; we can't recommend this caring family's Boondock spot highly enough!


October 2018

Comfortable in Canton

We can't say enough about our appreciation of Boondock Canton's comfortable ammenities and kind hosts! A great spot to stay, close to all the Dallas city offerings, but out of the polluted city air. Very comfortable, very kind and welcoming!


September 2018

Another good rest.

AvidExplorer's family have kindly provided a number of nights' respite during our medical stay in Dallas. Kind folks, a quiet spot with good power and internet, makes for a great rest. Many thanks, AvidExplorers!


September 2018

Peaceful weekend respite!

My wife and I are very happy to be repeat guests because this is a safe, comfortable spot with great services, with a wonderful family who are warm, welcoming and kind. Grateful to our kind host family for another peaceful weekend respite!


September 2018

Amazing family

Very welcoming people who helped my husband park and showed us their YouTube channel. Their kids played and sang with ours! They are quite an amazing family and we can’t wait to camp with them when they aren’t working! The husband is funny and his wife painted my daughters nails.


September 2018

Very kind hosts, comfort and convenience.

Travelling to Dallas for urgently needed medical care for my wife has been full of some incredible stresses, but Boondocking has really helped out. In particular, the folks at Boondock Canton welcomed us on short notice, and gave us a real refuge of peace and recuperation throughout a busy long weekend. They had a nice nearly level site for us in the shelter of their building, with all the mod cons; 30 amp power, which was really great... we were able to cook dinner without turning off the AC!; water (and our kind host offered us a nice new RV hose when it looked like ours was a little short); and really good solid wifi, which made doing our medical research and keeping in touch with family back home so nice! We had solids sleeps every night we were there, despite the fact that it was a busy special event weekend in Canton. Canton, BTW, looks like a nice little town with a few fun things to do if you have the time. My wife had some medical troubles while we were there and our hosts were as kind and generous as could be. We weren't able to socialize because of the health issues but they were understanding and positive, very kind. We couldn't recommend these good people and their lovely spot more highly!

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