8 Essential RV Boondocking Tips for Newbies

RV boondocking; the sense of solitude, the vast natural vistas, and it’s free! It will be just you, the sky, the mountains, the birds, the trees, and your RV, with a real kitchen, a full bathroom, and a queen size bed! RV boondocking may be more popular then ever, but…

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Army Corp of Engineers COE Campgrounds

The Army Corps of Engineers (COE) dates all the way back to 1779, and among the many public works projects, the United States Army Corps of Engineers built many dams on rivers around the country, and with those, they also built campgrounds. These campgrounds can offer great RV camping opportunities,…

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Summer RV Tips to Help Keep You Cool in the Summer

About the only places in North America with temperatures below 90-100 degrees in the summer are on the extreme Northwest or Northeast coasts, in the mountains above 7,000 feet, or in far north Canada or Alaska. If you can’t escape to a great, cool weather place for the summer, here…

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RV Rainwater Collection When Boondocking

I have a simple set up to collect rainwater off the roof of the motorhome while boondocking. During a recent desert storm, that lasted half a day, I collected around 25 gallons in 6 blue buckets. I could have collected more, if I had the storage! After collecting the run…

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Safety Tips for Solo RVing

Taking a few common sense precautions, and putting in place a few “just in case” measures, can go a long way to maintaining your peace of mind, and keeping you safe while RVing. Trust Your Instincts: The most important safety tool you have, are your eyes, ears and common sense.…

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