Mike Wendland: A journalist travels North America in an RV

Monthly Archives: February 2015

DIY: How to Get the Best RV Seats in the House

“I’m the one with the bad back,” Roger said, when Lynn complained of a sore seat while driving. Our 1995 Dodge 190 Popular Roadtrek has more than 160,000 miles on…

Tips: Home Water Works Everywhere

When our RV water pump stopped working, we didn’t switch to champagne.  We just traveled like we do when we are winterized.  We use several water bottles filled at home…

Bead Fatigue and Other RV Thoughts From the South

Random RV thoughts on the south: It’s been one month on the road in Florida, Mississippi and Louisiana, mostly along the gulf coast. – It’s so great, that even animals…

RT23: The Bonding Power of the RV Lifestyle

No matter where or how you roll, the one thing all RVers have in common is the way the RV lifestyle seems to bring people together – literally and figuratively….

Gadgets: Big RV Audio From a Little Box

The entertainment systems on today’s RVs can be pretty sophisticated. But for older model motorhomes, perhaps not so much. In particular, it can be hard to listen to podcasts (hint,…

Roadtreking RV Cookin’ in Pairs

Space, the last frontier. Sometimes the last straw. Roadtreks are remarkable vehicles. They give us freedom, they allow us to fulfill our sense of adventure and they encourage us to…

Roadtrek is #1 Again

As the RV sales boom continues, with Class B motorhome registrations up an amazing 22.8 percent for the year, Roadtrek remains firmly in the number one spot as the best-selling…