Weekends (4/15-16 & 4/22-23) of National Park Week = No gate charge, camping fees still apply
National Park Week weekends, April 15–16 and 22–23, are the perfect times to take your family to one of the National Parks  and advantage of  the *free entrance days. Other free days that remain in 2017 include: Friday, Aug. 25, National Park Service birthday.
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Earth Day 2017 - Saturday, April 22
As a person who loves nature and the outdoors, I want to help ensure that this one precious earth of ours is available to all the generations that follow. Earth Day Network has launched a campaign for global environmental and climate literacy by Earth Day 2020. T
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April - May RV shows Louisiana to British Columbia
RV shows during April and May range across North America, from Lafayette, La; to Penticton, B.C. Canada; to Puyallup, Wash. 13th Vacationland RV & Camping Show April 8-9 Norway Savings Bank Arena 985 Turner St. Auburn, Maine Acadiana RV & Camping
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Folding A-frame trailers, part 4: An exercise in compromise
On the downside, camping in an A-frame is an exercise in compromise. In comparison to conventional travel trailers of the same length, there is less interior space resulting in less storage and living space. Only a few models offer a hard-walled shower with flush toi
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Solo retiree takes off for the open road
“My plan is to be on vacation until I go to Heaven,” said Pricetown, Ohio, native Joe Gossett in an article by Angela Shepherd in the Hillsboro, Ohio, Times Gazette. The full-time RVer travels just about wherever (and whenever) he wants in his 2015 class B Winneb
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'Six Safety Tips for (RV) Parking at Casinos' by popular RV author Jane Kenny
With snowbirds returning home and the camping season just around the corner, more and more RVers will be on the road, many looking to travel long distances in a short amount of time ... these folks often look for a place to 'blacktop boondock' for a few hours or overnig
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Habitat's RV Care-A-Vanners looking for volunteers
One organization always looking for (and appreciating) RV volunteers is Habitat for Humanity, a nonprofit, ecumenical housing ministry. HFH’s vision is: "A world where everyone has a decent place to live." Its mission is: "Seeking to put God’s love into action Habi
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Canadian chefs 'Chuck and Danny's (RV) Road Trip' airing on Food Network Canada, Friday 9 p.m. ET/PT
Canadian "celebrity chefs and good friends Chuck Hughes and Danny Smiles are on a cross-country culinary RV adventure," according to a blurb on Food Network Canada. This epic Canadian culinary odyssey airs on Friday evenings at 9 p.m. ET/PT on Food Network Canada. (c
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Tips for preparing your RV for spring travel
Spring is just about here ... that means it's almost time to take your recreation vehicle (RV) out of hibernation for the upcoming travel and camping season. RV expert Gary Bunzer offers several “spring shakedown” tips to ensure that your home on wheels is ready
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'Beachin' RVs' vintage trailer restoration series premiers on Travel Channel
Beachin’ RVs – the newest vintage trailer restoration series on the Travel Channel, features Justin and Anna Scribner from Flyte Camp Vintage Trailer Restoration of Bend, Ore. If you liked the Scribners' 'Flippin’ RVs' on GAC (Great American Country), you’re
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