You’ve arrived at an area where you would like to disperse camp. Unlike a developed campground with a predetermined space defined by lines or barriers to park your RV, you will likely have many choices on where and how to park and position your RV in the boondocks. How do you know which is the […]
Ah the glorious desert southwest! It’s hard to describe the pleasure of dry camping in the middle of the desert southwest during the winter to someone that has never done so before. The joy of waking up to clear skies most every day, the freedom of living off the grid, enjoying life at your own […]
Readers in the northern states and neighboring Canada might wonder why RVers flock to the desert southwest to dry camp each winter. Following are eight factors (among many) that attract RVers to the desert: 1) There are no crowds. While thousands of snowbirds flock south each winter most stay in conventional RV parks leaving the […]
During our RV adventures across the Western U.S., my wife and I may go weeks without staying in a conventional campground with hook ups. Dispersed camping in the boondocks is our preferred place to camp. It’s quiet, typically close to the places we want to explore and the price is right. While there many ways […]
When I conduct my dispersed camping seminars I am typically asked what is the best RV for dry camping. While some types of RVs are more friendly for this type of RVing than others, the question really should be, “what should I look for in a RV if I want to use it for dry […]
If you simply can’t avoid bad weather conditions, here are some ways to avoid getting your RV stuck and what to do about it if does happen.
Proper preparation and gear is essential to avoid winter camping problems. Let’s look at five winter camping challenges and how to avoid them. How to Overcome Winter Camping Problems 1. Keeping Holding Tanks from Freezing After a weekend of winter camping the next step is to pull into the dump station to empty your tanks. […]
There many givens when it comes to outfitting a RV. But here’s a list of essential camping gear to bring along the next time you hit the road.
Many RVers don’t associate camping with winter, but there are many reasons why winter can be one of the best times to camp and take in the many activities.
If you’re like me, you enjoy using your RV throughout the year including in winter when there are many activities to enjoy. However, more often than not, electrical hook-ups in a campground aren’t available when winter camping. This leaves your batteries to power your off-season adventure. Winter Camping and Your RV Batteries Preparing for winter […]
Going online has its merits when considering buying a RV. But, narrow the field by visiting an event as there are many reasons to attend the RV shows.