You don’t have to go far to participate in the Great American Backyard Campout sponsored by the National Wildlife Federation on June 27. Just pitching a tent in the backyard will do it.
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Volunteers are needed to help complete the Continental Divide National Scenic Trail, which extends 3,100 miles through Montana, Idaho, Wyoming, Colorado and New Mexico.
NTA Inc., an Indiana consulting firm that provides design review and inspection services to help RV and park model manufacturers comply with national building and safety codes, has developed green building standards for park models and RVs.
Roadmaster Inc., which makes towing products, is assuring customers that it is not associated with the Roadmaster chassis division of Monaco Coach Corporation, which filed for bankruptcy protection in March.
Navistar International Corporation, which produces International trucks, diesel engines and the Workhorse chassis for motorhomes, has announced it may buy the core RV business of Monaco Coach Corporation, which is in bankruptcy. The deal had not been completed by press time for this issue of RV Life.
The last big RV show of the season starts tomorrow at the Western Washington Fairgrounds in Puyallup, Washington. If you are looking to upgrade your RV before embarking on a summer full of adventures, be sure and check out the show. With the current economic challenges, there has never been a better time to buy. […]
Dinette booth or table and chairs? Most RV's come with one or the other. While these two options do fit most customers needs, we have many customers who would rather open up more aisle space and also be able to look out the window while they eat. A custom built eating bar with storage underneath […]
Is the current economy putting a crimp in your RVing budget? If you have a lot of time on your hands and not a lot of money in your pocket, try being a campground host for the State Parks system. Typically, volunteers receive a full hook up RV space in exchange for their efforts in […]
Nearly 900,000 acres of Wildlife Areas plus hundreds of water access sites are owned or managed by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW). Beautiful forests, lakes, estuaries, mountains, prairies, rivers and canyons await your visit, as do the fish and wildlife species that live there. Many of these areas are open to overnight […]
(MIO, Mich) – Although camping is a year-round activity in Michigan, spring signals the onset of the warm-weather season. By mid-April, a large number of the privately owned campgrounds in Michigan are welcoming guests looking to shake off the winter blues and enjoy the great outdoors.
Atlanta, Georgia (MMD Newswire) — For the past 72 years, April visitors to Atlanta have enjoyed the beautiful spring weather and blooming flowers, but one of the most popular attractions has been the annual Atlanta Dogwood Festival. A weekend (Friday – Saturday) filled with art, live music, food and family fun, the Dogwood Festival takes place April 17-19 in Piedmont Park in Midtown.