(Nov. 15, 2018) — With over nine years traveling full-time in our Airstream, Campendium co-founders Leigh and Brian share many of the items they consider favorites including some household items that anyone might find useful even if they’re at home just dreaming of camping.
(Nov. 15, 2018) — This year’s Thanksgiving is projected to be the busiest Turkey Day since 2005. AAA estimates that 2.5 million more folks will be traveling than last year. That’s about a 5 percent increase. AAA has been reporting on holiday travel trends for more than two decades.
(Nov. 15, 2018) — Are you one of the thousands of BLM boondocking RVers flying south to Arizona this winter? If so you’ll love having one less thing to do before setting up camp in Yuma or Quartzsite. The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) short and long term visitation area (LTVA) permit system is now digital at YourPassNow.com.
(Nov. 14, 2018) — Tiny living is a polarizing topic that promises just as many dreamy pros as damning cons. The thought of a simpler life with no debt is enough to draw many in. Meanwhile, having to methodically choose belongings that truly matter or come to grips with living your days in a space smaller than the average bedroom is enough to turn most away.
(Nov. 14, 2018) — Much like Quartzsite, Lake Havasu City in Western Arizona is a haven for snowbirds in the winter. This city along the Colorado River has year-round sunshine and endless ways to get outdoors. You can find lots of local shops to browse, restaurants to choose from, and RV resorts with 5-star amenities.
(Nov. 14, 2018) — I am happy to welcome Kate Dunbar to the podcast today. She’s a former restaurateur, the genius behind Kate’s Curios Kitchen blog, Campground of the Week Podcast correspondent and hostess with the mostest at Girl Camping events all over.
(Nov. 13, 2018) — Our 2018-19 Snowbird adventures are underway and this area will be our first extended stop. We are booked into the Nehalem Bay State Park and will explore this beautiful coastal area including the epic Cannon Beach.
(Nov. 14, 2018) — To enjoy the destination and the journey, you need to be able to find an accommodating campsite for your tent, trailer, fifth wheel, or motorhome. Whether it’s a quick overnight stop on your way to a National Park, the park itself, or an elaborate full-featured RV resort, the RV Life app will help you get there.
(Nov. 14, 2018) — First, the pro-bathroom camp will fight to the death for their potties. Many commenters pointed out that as people age they often have physical needs that make a toilet essential.
(Nov. 13, 2018) — I think sometimes there’s a dreamy misconception about RV Life. It’s exciting, the prospect of leaving everything behind for a simpler life, full of beauty and adventure. And this lifestyle is all those things, but it comes with its own struggles, hardships and constant repairs. So if you’re considering hitting the road to escape all your problems, think again.
(Nov. 13, 2018) — It wasn’t a change Lawson, 49, ever expected to make. Like many Gen Xers, he once viewed recreational vehicles as dinosaurs from the pre-recession era. Then he began to enjoy a fully stocked camper van with solar power, bedding, stove, running water, refrigerator and more.
(Nov. 13, 2018) — This winter RVing Snowbirds may be leaving their chilly hometowns, but they don’t leave behind their thirst for culture. Lucky for us, there are numerous exemplary art museums in America’s Sun Belt.
(Nov. 13, 2018) — Country music singer Willie Nelson croons about being “on the road again’ and goin’ places that I’ve never been.” When your travels take you on the road to Austin, Texas, be sure to visit Willie’s nine-hole Pedernales Golf Course in nearby Spicewood. The official course name is Willie Nelson’s Pedernales Cut N Putt. The par 36 course measures 3,330 yards.