According to the 2016 visitation statistics, over 11.3 million people visited the Great Smokey Mountains National Park, nearly double the number that visited the second-most visited Grand Canyon. By contrast, fewer than 50,000 people combined made the trek to visit the three least-visited national parks. Whether you are looking for a unique and uncrowded wilderness […]
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The Oregon coast has long been a popular destination for visitors, and the Tillamook area is one of the major draws. Though Tillamook is synonymous with the town’s famous cheese factory, lots of other attractions bring people to this popular area 75 miles west of Portland. The Alderbrook Golf Course has been tempting golfers with […]
Looking for the best ways to keep warm when RVing in winter? These three tips will help you prep for cold months ahead.
It doesn’t matter if you tow a trailer that is big or small, there are everyday safety steps that should be taken to avoid tragedies while on the road. 1. Stay up-to-date on regular maintenance. Keeping your trailer in top shape is a critical step in trailer safety. Before towing, ensure that: The bearings have […]
Fall has arrived for many RVers across the country, and with it is the return of the rainy season. Many of today’s RVs, especially travel trailers (mine included), feature a floorplan with a queen bed across the front or rear of the RV. They also come with a storage compartment under the head of the […]
When RV camping gets a little too routine, consider adding some variety to your adventures up with fire tower lookout rentals in the west.
The first thing you’ll notice about Laramie, Wyoming – besides the surrounding natural beauty – is the crisp and thin air. Situated at 7,220 feet of elevation, Laramie is located on a high plain between two mountain ranges: the Snowy Range and Laramie Range. This is a great destination for outdoor enthusiasts. Not only will […]
Another Labor Day has come and gone, the kids are back in school, and the weather is turning. For many it is time to winterize the RV and place it in storage for the winter. But wait! College and professional football season has just begun, and that means one thing: RV tailgating! If you have […]
Deciding to live as RV nomads is relatively easy. But winnowing your stuff down and knowing what not to pack for full-time RVing is the hardest step of the journey. Here’s how to get started.
Meet Kelly and Marshall, two full-time RVing nomads who put their old lives behind them for an endless adventure on the open road and a business for camp addicts that they can run from anywhere.
Located between Gunnison and Montrose in western Colorado, the Curecanti National Recreation Area contains over 43,000 acres of land, three reservoirs, plenty of back country exploring, and multiple developed campgrounds. A variety of activities can be enjoyed here, including: fishing, hunting, boating, and hiking. Gorgeous open vistas and canyonlands along the Gunnison River show off […]