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CT: Four campers destroyed in campground fire

(Nov. 14, 2016) -- West Stafford Fire Chief Joseph Lorenzetti said crews were called around 10:30 p.m. He said when crews arrived they found at least two campers on fire and fire moving through the brush, spreading quickly because of dry conditions. Read More »

VA: Fire destroys campers at campground

(Nov. 14, 2016) -- Multiple crews are responding to a structure fire inside the Hidden Valley campground, according to a Claytor Lake State Park supervisor. The fire started in one camper and spread to 11 others. Seven of them are now completely destroyed. Read More »

TN: TWRA asks campers not to build campfires

(Nov. 11, 2016) -- “We want to work with local officials who are worried about dry conditions caused by Tennessee’s drought,” noted Ed Carter, the executive director of the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency. “We are requesting that our sportsmen refrain from building campfires on all WMAs, but it is required in counties with burn bans.” Read More »

IL: Police look for man who stole purse at state park

(Nov. 11, 2016) -- Illinois Conservation Police are looking for assistance from the public in identifying a suspect involved in a vehicle break in and theft at Starved Rock State Park in Oglesby. The man allegedly broke a window on a vehicle in the parking lot of the Illinois Canyon around 5:20 Sunday afternoon and stole a purse. Read More »

CA: LA to ban sleeping in RVs near homes

(Nov. 11, 2016) -- LA legislators passed an ordinance that would ban people from sleeping in cars and RVs near homes, parks and schools. Advocates see the ordinance as the latest move to criminalize homeless people. Read More »

VA: Man tried to kill woman at Spotsy campground

(Nov. 11, 2016) -- A Maryland man has been charged with attempted murder and other offenses in connection with an attack on a woman in Spotsylvania County, authorities said. Sheriff’s Capt. Jeff Pearce said deputies went to the Indian Acres campground Saturday in response to a call about a man attacking a woman in the Glen 4 area of the campground. Read More »

Electrified trailer glamps off grid, charges cars

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(Nov. 11, 2016) -- The new Lithium+ limited edition steps the modern Road Chief's high-tech design up a couple notches, serving as a beautiful example of vintage styling teaming with modern technology. Its suite of off-grid features includes a solar-backed electrical system that's potent enough to run an 8,000 BTU air conditioner and keep the sockets fired up for a week between hookups. Read More »

Ontario: Man guilty of dangerous driving in RV park

(Nov. 11, 2016) -- A man has been found guilty of dangerous driving after he fell out of his Jeep while recklessly driving through an RV park. Northumberland OPP charged Iain Elliott of Hastings County with dangerous operation of a motor vehicle, impaired care and control of a motor vehicle and driving with a blood alcohol content over the legal limit on Aug. 26. Read More »

Ga.: Holiday, winter deals at state parks

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(Nov. 10, 2016) — Fans of Georgia’s State Parks can save on getaways and gift cards this winter season, The Citizen reported. By day, enjoy peaceful hiking trails and open vistas, and by night kick back with cozy campfires and starry skies. Read More »

Ontario: Trio charged in trailer thefts

(Nov. 10, 2016) -- Three men have been arrested following a Peterborough County OPP investigation into a series of recent thefts from recreational vehicles parked at trailer lots and storage facilities in the county. Read More »

S.D.: Equine RVs: Quarters for horses and RVers

(Nov. 10, 2016) -- Whether motorized or towable, these RVs "make traveling to equestrian events convenient, comforting and economical," according to Go RVing. Outfitted with kitchens, bathrooms and sleeping areas, they can be used for a family riding weekend or for hauling several horses to professional competitions. Read More »

A look inside this sustainable mobile tiny house

(Nov. 10, 2016) -- Many of us have an overwhelming urgency to get away from it all, whether it be for the weekend or for months at a time. This provokes people to seek out ways to escape reality and reconnect, whether it be through calling a tiny tent in the middle of the woods your home for a few days, or investing in an RV for the family to pick up and go on a moment’s notice. And for people with a desire to sink their teeth into sustainability, they go above and beyond by opting for sustainable travel trailers. Read More »

OR: Butte Falls shooting determined self defense

(Nov. 10, 2016) -- No criminal charges will be filed against a 28-year-old man who shot and killed another man in the woods outside Butte Falls last month, because police determined the shooter was acting in self defense, according to a news release issued Wednesday by the Jackson County District Attorney's Office. Read More »