We camped with family and friends last weekend at Ocean Shores, Washington digging razor clams. Little did we know that Saturday would be one of the wettest days of the month with over a half inch of rain/sleet falling from the sky. It’s a good thing we brought a large trap and plenty of firewood. […]
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The Fleetwood MotorHome Association, an independent association of owners of Fleetwood motorhomes, will hold its “Wind Your Way to Wyoming” national rally in Gillette, Wyoming, on June 27-30. The gathering will be at Cam-Plex, which has more than 1,700 campsites and a 177,000-square-foot convention center.
Class C motorhomes are designed and marketed towards today's younger families. They are set up to carry more people and normally have more sleeping areas than the "Class A" motorhomes. What they dont take into consideration is the wear and tear a family with children will put the interior through. Carpet is generally installed everywhere […]
Over the past month or two we have been RV adventuring in the Panamint Valley, California. If your appetite has been whet for a few valley adventures of your own, let me save you from a possible unpleasant adventure. The valley bottom is below sea level with large mountains surrounding three sides of the valley […]
Often, to the uninitiated, birding seems just too difficult – all that squinting through binoculars, trying to distinguish between subtle marks on tiny, moving, elusive creatures – who can blame them? But there’s an easy solution: Begin with the bird families’ bigger and weightier cousins, hard to miss for their size and often in dramatic plumage. And national wildlife refuges, spread across the country, offer a perfect place to find them.
LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz., — Leveling jacks and slideouts lead the Coach-Net Top Ten RV Fixes for 2008 list, which tallies the items that generated the most phone calls in 2008 for Coach-Net assistance regarding coach- and towable-related components.
Dutchmen Manufacturing, Inc. is pleased to announce the introduction of the Denali SuperLite travel trailer and fifth wheel product line for 2009. Denali SuperLite was introduced at the RVIA show in Louisville and is now in production.
We have installed hundreds of flat screens the last couple of years, however all of our installations to this point have been on the inside of the RV's. We recently had a customer request an installation in his exterior storage bay. The first thing we noticed is the amount of space being taken up by the […]
ATLANTA, — Georgia’s State Park System has unveiled a new club just for canoe and kayak enthusiasts. The Park Paddlers Club includes six state parks with waterways ranging from tidal rivers to the celebrated Okefenokee Swamp. Members can earn a bragging-rights t-shirt by paddling all 22 miles at Crooked River, George L. Smith, Magnolia Springs, Reed Bingham, Stephen C. Foster and Sweetwater Creek state parks.
On June 7-14, Writers Hall of Fame, based in Springfield, Mo., is sponsoring a bus tour to visit 15 of Missouri’s most successful and well-known children’s authors, artists, playwrights, and poets.