One night when I was camping in the woods I went to bed without realizing I hadn’t put away a bag of food hidden under the picnic table. I woke up in the middle of the night to the sound of footsteps outside my tent and I quickly zipped open the door, only to find […]
In small-town Central Texas, Buena Vista Wildlife Safari opened in 2018 as a natural, uncaged sanctuary for wild animals to roam. Next door, they also have a fenced RV park and cozy furnished cabins with beautiful countryside views. Their RV park has 35 big-rig friendly sites including pull-thrus and back-ins. Every site has full hookups, […]
You may not be able to get up close with animals while camping in the wild but you can while staying on a quiet country farm. These five pastoral farms have their own RV campgrounds in addition to some unique amenities. 1. Lazy Llama Campground, Tennessee The owners of this llama farm bought their neighboring […]
Two guys and their six rescue dogs are driving across the US in a unique Class C RV to help bring awareness to local animal shelters. Lee Asher and his friend/videographer Luke started The Asher House after a successful Kickstarter campaign with the goal of finding a new home for 48+ dogs across the lower […]
Many people take their dogs with them when they hit the road in their RVs. More and more people are traveling with their kitty companions as well. Having your furry buddy with you during your travels gives your trip more of a family feel, reduces stress, and saves money from having to board or find […]
What do you call an Airstream with five horns? There is probably a clever punchline for what sounds like the start of a riddle, but in this case, the vehicle has one horn (honk!) and the Airstream has two (mounted as a skull to the front). As for the other two, well, meet Frankie Rae. […]
Want to end your RV trip in a body bag? Here’s how to get injured or die in the national parks on your next summer adventure.
This past winter, Dr. Susan Dent took a sabbatical from her veterinary practice and traveled south from Alaska with her border collie, Tesla, and Icelandic horse, Blackbird, to the Lower 48 in order to compete in and become a certified judge for horse trail events. The events are known in the horse world as AERC […]
Every few weeks, crowds of people and an array of animals converge at community centers and meeting halls in the small towns along the Parks Highway in Alaska. It is a bit of a social occasion, and neighbors wait with their pets and chat amicably while waiting their turn to meet with a spry woman […]
Its known that sharks in Florida lurk below the Ocean’s surface, but here are a few points to stay safe before your next trip to this sunny destination.
If a bear goes after you on the trail, do you know the best weapon to survive a bear attack? The answer might surprise you.