Play It Safe with Fire! How to Build a Fire Pit.

Most RVers are aware of the need for campfire safety, but may not really think about a few simple rules, when they are setting up camp. Many wildfires get started unintentionally by careless campers. Many campsites, but not all, will have a fire pit properly situated and set up. But…

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5 Essential RV Dump Station Rules

If you’re an RV newbie, the correct procedures at the dump station can seem rather confusing. Getting used to the novel world of dumping human waste can be unnerving for RV newbies, but follow a few simple rules, and it will be trauma-free! Dumping your tanks doesn’t have to be…

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11 Tips for RV Camping in High Winds

There are things you can do to reduce the impact of the wind on your RV while camping, as well as reduce any potential damage. 1) Point the Nose of Your RV Into the Wind If possible, park your RV with the front end into the wind. For a motorhome,…

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Why NOT to Have a Composting Toilet in Your RV

There is a huge interest in composting toilets for an RV, instead of the conventional RV toilet, especially those with a desire to live a sustainable, green, off-grid lifestyle. However, there are environmental reasons, as well as practical and financial reasons, to NOT install a composting toilet in your RV. Cmposting…

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How to Find Free RV Boondocking Spots

One thing to consider when boondocking with your RV is appropriate roads for your particular rig; a 4×4 truck camper, or a 4×4 truck towing a micro-lite trailer can go deeper off the beaten path than a Class A, B or C motorhome. Keep boondocking safety on the top of…

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RV Internet: Stay Connected Online From Your RV

If you are traveling, and especially, if you like to go boondocking off-grid in your RV, you often won’t have cellphone service, or an an RV internet connection. That is a simple fact. In order to optimize your chances of getting cell service while on the road, and while off-grid,…

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Pre-Flight RV Check List

Before you take off traveling in your RV, there are a lot of little things to remember before pulling out. It’s a great idea to create a checklist that you can use to remember all the vital steps. What should be on such a checklist? Below are a few ideas…

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5 Newbie RV Mistakes

Your first RV is exciting, and will open a whole world of exciting and new travel experiences. Although you may be eager to get started on your first trip, please heed the tips below to make sure you don’t make a ‘newbie’ mistake. Here are a few RVing mistakes that…

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Camping Furniture You Should Have For Your Next Trip

Camping conjures up images of campfires, tents, sleeping bags and generally roughing it. However, there are so many types of furniture for camping, you can deck your campsite out, almost as good as your home. There are lounge chairs available, ottomans, tables and lamps to recreate a living area around…

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