(March 15, 2018) — Winegard Company begins shipping the ConnecT 2.0 family of products, launching the brand into the next generation of video, voice and data connectivity for RVers and RV manufacturers.
Day: March 15, 2018
(March 15, 2018) — Meyer Distributing has entered a partnership with NHRA North Central Division Top Dragster Champion, JB Strassweg, thru the 2019 racing season.
(March 15, 2018) — The Meadville, Pennsylvania, KOA Campground is celebrating its 40th year of serving campers in Northwest Pennsylvania in 2018.
(March 15, 2018) — Airstream has announced that the brand’s Interstate model is the No. 1 selling Type B diesel motorhome in the U.S. for the sixth consecutive year, according to Statistical Surveys Inc.’s Class B Diesel Share Summary, which details total sales of diesel class B models.
(March 15, 2018) — Spartan Specialty Vehicle is set to unveil the 2019 model year Entegra Coach Cornerstone and Anthem, which features new Spartan Connected Coach technology, at the FMCA’s 97th International Convention & RV Expo in Perry, Georgia.
(March 15, 2018) — In a statement received from Tina Campbell, inventory and rental manager at Bob Hurley RV, she explains the partnership as a “win-win for everyone” going on to say, “We at Bob Hurley RV are so excited to be partnering with a company that has such a great reputation and product as the Nexus RV team does.”
(March 15, 2018) — Lichtsinn RV has been recognized as the No. 1 Winnebago dealer, single-location, in North America for 2017- 2018 by Winnebago Industries Inc. at the Winnebago Redefined Dealer Meeting. Lichtsinn RV has received this award for the last four years.
(March 15, 2018) — This week’s guest is Shelley Fugitt, one of the relatively new owners of the KOA campground near Carlsbad, N.M. She and her husband, James, bought the facility last year and manage it year-round with their three children. Fugitt explains why they decided to get out of pediatric oncology – or treating kids with cancer – and get into the campground industry instead. She explains why they settled on acquiring a KOA franchise versus a privately-owned campground. She also talks about what she learned at KOA University that has helped her prepare for the challenges she faced as new business owners who were brand new to the outdoor hospitality industry.
(March 15, 2018) — At times it’s the owner of the unit on the lot, but other times it’s the park itself, or sometimes the trees are held as communal property for all of the people living in the park.
(March 15, 2018) — Gulf Islands National Seashore officials are seeking applications to provide commercial services at the Fort Pickens Campground.
(March 15, 2018) — Inside a Thor Motor Coach plant, Shannon Cooper, job training instructor for The Crossing alternative school, gestured to teenagers assembling RV cupholders and running cables.
(March 15, 2018) — Well…OOBerFest has come and gone. Yes, we are a little behind in posting this. OOBerFest was held January 18 – 22, during the big Quartzsite, AZ RV Tent Event.
(March 15, 2018) — After months of trying to get our SimpliSafe home security system to work, more calls to their tech support people that I could begin to count, where they insisted I jump through one hoop after another, replacing the network card, and trying four or five different base stations, nothing worked and they finally agreed to take it back and refund my money.
(March 15, 2018) — Like all solar powered items, solar heated showers can be very useful when you’re boondocking off-the-grid. They’re easy to use: simply fill them up, leave them out in the sun for a few hours, and then hang them from a tree when they’re ready.
(March 15, 2018) — t’s a special year for San Antonio as one of the largest cities in the United States celebrates its tricentennial. That means there is no shortage of things to do in San Antonio. Enjoy a relaxing afternoon at the Japanese Tea Garden or bike the San Antonio Mission Trail. There’s something for everyone in the “Alamo City.”
(March 15, 2018) — One other thing of note happened while our caravan of five was at Oak Flat Campground near Castaic, CA. We had to call the cops on one of our neighbors.
(March 15, 2018) — I’ve seen pics of the Jayco Hummingbird 10RK for a couple month, but up until now hadn’t heard much about it. Today, Jayco officially introduced the 10RK, what I like to call a “box drop” trailer.
(March 15, 2018) — The campground sits on the edge of Lake o’ the Pines in Marion County and is a popular destination for campers. A Saturday night storm brought strong winds and heavy rains to the area, resulting in the death of 40-year-old Mary Pinney.
(March 15, 2018) — Deschutes County Commissioners decided Wednesday to approve development of a bed and breakfast near Smith Rock, but they will deny the adjacent campground proposed by the Mazamas Foundation.
(March 15, 2018) — Time to dust off your camping gear — online reservations are now being accepted for Colfax’s Bear River Campground family campsites for the 2018 camping season, which begins April 1.