In Riggins, Idaho, for 62nd annual Rodeo
Each year small (population 410) Riggins, Idaho, pulls together and turns out one of the finest community rodeos west of the Pecos.Beginning at 1:30 p.m. on both Saturday and Sunday (May 1-2, 2010) the 62nd Annual Open Riggins Rodeo gets underway at the rodeo grounds.Th
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Jayco goes 'green' on all RV models
Three cheers for RV manufacturer Jayco.According to an item posted Friday (April 23, 2010) on RV News Services, "Jayco has announced that all of its products, including brands produced by Jayco, Starcraft RV and Entegra Coach, have been 'green certified' by TRA Certific
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John Lennon Educational (Prevost) Tour Bus keeps rolling, making music
Giving students of all ages a chance to create music is the idea behind The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus. Lennon's widow, musician and artist Yoko Ono, says this year's tour marks Lennon's 70th birthday.According to a news release, the "bus travels across the U.S.
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Overview of fuel-efficient RVs
For a quick overview of fuel-efficient diesel and gasoline-powered motorhomes, check out Fuel Efficient RV's.Net -- one caution, this site appears to be sponsored by recreation vehicle dealer McMahons RV.That said, the site is a convenient way to see photos and brief de
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Bob Newhart, Tanya Tucker, Super Diamond headline The Rally July 22-25
Bob Newhart, Tanya Tucker and Super Diamond are headlining The Rally 2010 -- July 22-25, in Louisville, Kentucky. (Early bird days are July 20-21.)"Newhart is best known for the hit television sit-com, the 'Bob Newhart Show,' which aired on television from 1972 to 197
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'RVing Solo Across America'
In her book "RVing Solo Across America . . . without a cat, dog, man, or gun," ($22.76), author Lois Requist takes readers from San Francisco to Savannah; to Halifax, Nova Scotia; to the Badlands of South Dakota -- sharing her adventures, problems and pleasures.She in
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'RV Doctor' answers maintenance questions on live Webcast Sat., April 17, 10-11 a.m. PT
Picked up this information off the RV News Service feed (click here for complete details) ... Gary Bunzer (aka The RV Doctor) is scheduled to answer questions about RV repair and maintenance Saturday morning, April 17, on a live Webcast between 10 and 11 a.m. (Pacific
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'Women who RV and their kindred spirits'
Marion Sandra Orem writes about being a mature woman who travels full-time in her RV. In this quick read (64 pages), "Women who RV and Their Kindred Spirits," ($14.95), five retirement-age women discuss their lives as RVers -- why they chose to do it, how they keep doi
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'Tons' of Steelhead still running up Idaho's Salmon, Little Salmon Rivers
Even in foul weather, scores of Steelhead fishers vie for space on both sides of a small bridge next to the Little Salmon Lodge on Pollock Road off Hwy. 95, about ten miles south of Riggins, Idaho.A couple of fellas up from Boise commented that there are "tons" of fish
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Leveling your rig, one block at a time
Even when a campground brags about its 'level camp sites' ... you can often count on having to pull out the leveling blocks or 2 x 4s.Jerry Brown writes about several ways to level your trailer (or truck and camper) on New RVer.com.Brown's suggested leveling toolkit inc
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