Planning a trip to the North Country? Don’t go RVing with marijuana in Canada until you understand the national and regional cannabis laws.
In late October 2018, Dave Stephenson released his most recent book, Notes from the Bardo. In this book, Dave shares his experiences of his first two years as a full-time RVer alone on the road in a Class C RV, starting off as a know-nothing newbie, and learning valuable experiences as he traveled through the […]
If you have driven through Fort Macleod in southwestern Alberta, Canada, you may have noticed a blue highway sign proclaiming “Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump Next Exit.” It is a location name that sort of sticks with you and makes you want to go find out more. And you SHOULD! The Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump is a UNESCO […]
Niagara Falls is one of those destinations that everyone should visit during their lifetime. There are many ways to appreciate and absorb this incredible creation of Mother Nature. Start by visiting Niagara Falls State Park, which encompasses 400 acres of lush terrain. The park offers an array of exciting activities and attractions; in addition to […]
Fairmont Hot Springs Resort is one of the premier North American resorts that offers something for everyone, especially if you enjoy RVing, golfing, and soaking in natural hot springs. Located 250 miles north of Spokane, Washington and 185 miles southwest of Calgary, Alberta, Fairmont Hot Springs Resort in British Columbia features 235 campsites, many with […]
Canada offers plenty of wide-open spaces with endless spectacular views. One area in British Columbia that offers both of those elements is Edgewater Hilltop Par 3 Golf & RV Park, located in the small farming community of Edgewater. Set in the picturesque Columbia Valley, the family-owned and operated Edgewater Hilltop Par 3 Golf & RV […]
In much the same way that Americans celebrate the 4th of July holiday, Canadians, too, celebrate Canada Day on July 1. Canada Day, also known as Canada’s Birthday, is a national holiday that celebrates the establishment of Canada as a country on July 1, 1867. Saskatoon, the largest city in the Canadian Prairie Province of […]
“I don’t think the heavy stuff is going to come down for quite a while.” Dave quips, using one of his favorite movie quotes. I look out the windshield. It is dark. And snowing. The headlights of our truck make the snowflakes look hypnotically like I would imagine stars flying past as we enter a […]
On a long, isolated stretch of the Alaska Highway at historical mile 496, between Fort Nelson, BC, and Watson Lake, Yukon, there is a hidden oasis in the lush muskeg of the northern Rocky Mountains. The Liard Hot Springs Provincial Park includes two beautiful hot springs pools and a Provincial campground amid the natural beauty […]
Picturesque golf courses and comfortable RV parks are plentiful in Vernon, British Columbia, 275 miles east of Vancouver. Offering a host of cultural activities, Vernon is situated in the Okanagan region some 30 miles north of Kelowna, B.C. and just over 100 miles north of the U.S./Washington State border at Osoyoos, Canada’s only desert. Vernon […]
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