Guide to Arizona Snowbird Country

If you want to escape the cold winters of the northern regions, there’s no better place than “Snowbird Country”. Every year, tens of thousands of full-time RVers make the trek for warm winter weather, lots of sunshine, and unusual desert landscapes. Tucson Arizona Just 118 miles from the border with…

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Free RV Camping Around Prescott AZ

Just 100 miles north of Phoenix, is the small city of Prescott AZ. It’s no wonder Prescott is one of the most popular camping areas in the state; its the perfect place to beat the summer heat in Arizona. Nestled within a cool Ponderosa Pine forest at 5,600 feet Prescott…

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Tips for Using Free Campsite Apps and Websites

Most fulltime RVers know about freecampsites.net and Campendium.com. These websites, as well as many smartphone apps, are invaluable for finding both free and paid places to camp. Not only do they pinpoint locations with GPS coordinates, but they also have useful reviews from other campers. However, there are a few…

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What is Boondocking? How Can I Start Boondocking?

full time rv boondocking

Have you just found out about a growing trend, called full-time RV boondocking? What is Boondocking? Boondocking, is definitely a funny word! It refers to camping in an RV out in the boondocks. RV is the slang term for a recreational vehicle. That could be a motorhome, such as a…

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What to Look for in an Off Grid Boondocking RV

Some types of RVs are more designed for boondocking than others. But there certain features that should be considered when looking for an RV, if your goal is to boondock. A 4×4 truck camper will have a higher clearance, and better off-road ability. In contrast, Class A, Class C or…

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RV Boondocking: 8 Essential Tips for Newbies

Here are 8 RV boondocking tips you will find invaluable! 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…

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A Few Simple RV Rules & Regs

It’s easy to think you can go anywhere, anytime, when you are traveling the open road in your RV. Except that RVs, and RV camping, can come with an assortment of restrictions. From low highway overpasses, steep grades, and hairpins, to the weight of the gear you carry with you,…

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RV Rainwater Collection When Boondocking

I have a simple set up for RV rainwater collection 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…

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