Mike Wendland: A journalist travels North America in an RV

Monthly Archives: November 2014

RV Memories Abound: More to be Made

And the days dwindle down. Here it is: November is ending. It’s time time to bring on December.  Where did 2014 go? It went by in about 40,000 miles, that’s…

Quick Guide: Winter Roadtreking

Humpf!  The muffled noise stirred Lynn to full consciousness. Actually, she was only half asleep, having previously woken up cold and tried to roll over, but discovered she was pinned…

Quick Guide: Traveling Tech Theft Prevention

Here’s a subject that should also be of great interest to RVers, who, like me, seem more and more tethered to our electronics every day. I travel a lot, both…

Laura’s 8 Reasons to RV Rally

Recently, after my 2 week, unplanned, solo trip to the Black Hills, I tried something new. I attended my first Roadtrek International rally.  It was a smallish (under 50 people),…

Alternative GPS Systems for RVers

I usually use a Garmin GPS. I’ve been fairly happy with these, but there are times when you don’t have a standard GPS or just need to use an alternate. …

10 Uber Cool Products for the RV

It’s cold here in Kansas City. So I’m inside the house, decluttering drawers and closets, working on overdue projects, catching up on TV shows and surfing the web. Recently, I…

Sneak Peak at Our Next RV

Jennifer and I are super geeked. We will soon have a brand new Roadtrek. This decision has been a long time in the making. But our love for off-the-grid boondocking…