It’s finally spring, the weather is warming up, and wildflowers are starting to bloom. While part-time RVers are beginning to kick off their camping season, it’s also the time of year when bees and wasps become more active.
Those that have followed my blog for the past ten years or so know that I have a fascination with the gold rushes that have occurred in North America, and I have visited all of the gold rush sites in the eleven western states, British Columbia, and Yukon.
On May 12, 1919, the Michigan Legislature established the Michigan State Park Commission, paving the way for our state parks system. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is celebrating this milestone throughout the year with special events, podcasts, historical stories, videos, geocaching and more.
We traveled up to Rockport one Friday afternoon to see if Tom could find his “Oysters Rockefeller” at the Oysterfest, but that didn’t work out . . . the festival didn’t open until the evening, and from talking to some people he found out that it’s more of a carnival – with more “fair food” than oysters.
In my last Friday Photos post, I shared lots of street photos from our Los Algodones Dentist visit and promised pics from some of the sweet boondocking spots we found along our way while driving from Southern California to the Texas Hill Country in just a few days.
For anyone looking to spend a day outside, there is nothing more frustrating than driving an hour or three out to a large park, only to find that it’s missing some feature you were counting on — parking, restrooms, picnic tables or a fire pit, for example. For people who use wheelchairs or have other mobility impairments, it’s especially important to have clear and specific information about the park you’re visiting.
Whether it’s a permanent way of life or a practical way to satisfy your wanderlust, you may be surprised by how easily an RV provides the perfect solution for your lifestyle. It’s something automotive expert and TV host Rutledge Wood has enjoyed for years.
Pie Town has a free “dry camping” campground and several little cafes that serve yummy country cooking and offer plenty of delicious homemade pies! Eat them there or take them with you fresh or uncooked frozen.
Mountain peaks rise nearly 2,000 feet from the desert floor, creating Sky Islands, and provide incredibly diverse geographic environments to host amazing biodiversity. In a short time, you can explore creeks, canyons, deserts, plateaus, mountains and one of the only remaining high desert short-grass prairies in America, the San Rafael Valley.
RV camping is nice because it means we have air conditioning during those dog days of summer. That said, RV air conditioners aren’t always able to keep up. In fact, in the heat of the day, those A/C units do very little to cool down a trailer or motorhome that’s sitting in the sun.
It would be a longer drive in very cool temperatures and some drizzle on the roadways but we made our way westward into Louisiana and eventually pulled into Fontainebleau State Park. We are expecting more rain and much cooler temperatures in this area during our two night stay.
If you’ve been waiting for a Newmar Super C tour, you’ve come to the right place! We attended RVX in Salt Lake City where the Newmar Super Star was officially released for the first time.
According to news reports, Elijah Baldwin ventured away from the group to climb by himself. He reportedly called for help before falling. His family suspects that he was trying to make his way down the cliff.
Toby O’Rourke shares with us highlights of the company’s latest study and reveals that millennials now make up 35% of all the active campers in the U.S. She also talks about how her company is continuing to grow and thrive in an increasingly digital world.
This article will explain Workamping and will probably get you ready to hit the road…spring is tomorrow and the weather is finally nice here in Heber Springs. I’m ready for a trip myself!
My family has taken many road trips and they’ve always been quite the adventure. This fall we embarked on our first road trip in an RV and I don’t know how we’ll ever go back to the way it was before. Here are six reasons a road trip with kids is better in an RV.
It’s called Dead Horse Point State Park and it lies in the Utah high desert, about nine mikes north and 22 miles dead west of Arches National Park, right on the eastern boundary of Canyonlands National Park.
The 2020 Unity by Leisure Travel Vans infuses a luxurious vibe into a versatile Class B van. This model, that features a Murphy Bed, was debuted at RVX in Salt Lake City.