RV film quiz
Test your knowledge of RV film lore .... try your memory on this quiz based on one originally created by the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association. When it came time for the recently widowed Jack Nicholson to hit the road in “About Schmidt” (2002), he does it i
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RVWheelLife, Jimmy Smith mentioned in Tampa Bay Times about gardening on the road
Penny Carnathan, garden columnist for the Tampa Bay Times contacted us a couple of weeks back regarding an article she was working on about "edibles gardening on the go - in RVs." She wrote in an e-mail that she had tracked us down through a photo shared on Pinteres
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Last chance to take advantange of final 'fee free day' this year at National Parks
The National Park Service winds down this year's "fee free days*" on Veterans Day Nov. 11, 2016. According to the National Park Service, many of the more than 400 national parks never charge an entrance fee. The fee-free days apply at the 124 national parks that usua
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Hope you are celebrating Labor Day RV camping
Unless you were fortunate enough to be a trust-fund baby, you've had to work for a living and Labor Day is your day. Reflect on a job well done and hope you are relishing the final moments of summer with your family by RVing at your favorite campground this long holiday
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Antlers Campground in shadow of Mt. Shasta
We could not see it from our site at Antlers Campground, but we knew it was there. 'It' can't be missed. Approaching from the north or south along I-5 in California,  on a clear day, Mount Shasta  looms in the distance for as far as 140 miles. This magnificent
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RVers love motorsports, Part 2 - Alva & Beverly Patterson of Kentucky are longtime ‘Bristol’ fans
Longtime NASCAR fans Alva and Beverly Patterson of Bimble, Ky., will be camping at Bristol Motor Speedway  for the NASCAR Food City 500 (April 15-17, 2016). “My family goes to Bristol every year,” said RVer Alva Patterson. He and his wife, Beverly, plan to a
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RV snowbirds wheeling south, Part 4: Lone Star State welcomes 'Winter Texans'
This is the 4th post of a 5-part series on RV Snowbirding. If you missed other posts on “RV snowbirds wheeling south" Click here. The barrier islands off the central Texas coast that shelter Aransas Bay and the laid-back bayside communities of Rockport-Fulton
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Isaac Caldiero -- America's First 'RV' Ninja Warrior
Isaac Caldiero, the first winner of NBC's 'American Ninja Warrior,' is also America's first (almost full-time) RV Ninja Warrior. For the most part, Caldiero, 33, and fellow rock climbing ninja, Laura Kisana, 30, "live on the road and travel all over the place" in
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RVing southern Oregon Coast Highway 101
After leaving the Boice Cope Campground near Langlois, Oregon, we meandered our way south in our truck camper along Oregon Coast Highway 101. In no hurry, we pulled off the road frequently to savor the cool weather and awe inspiring power of the Pacific Ocean. -
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FMCA 2015′s 92nd Family Reunion & Motorhome Showcase in Madison, Wisconsin, July 29-Aug. 1
The Family Motor Coach Association (FMCA), an international organization for motorhome owners, is hosting its ”Escape to Wisconsin” 92nd Family Reunion and Motorhome Showcase, at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison, July 29-Aug. 1, 2015 Organizers report that t
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