Mike Wendland: A journalist travels North America in an RV

Monthly Archives: August 2015

The Perfect Table: Customizing Your Camper

Our Roadtrek friend Sharon stopped by today with her 2013 Roadtrek 190 Popular.  We first met her over a year ago when she was in town visiting her sister. We…

RV Awning Tips and Tricks

Most Class B campers come with an awning already installed. It resides in its own garage on the right side above the door and it cranks out from the side…

The 2015 Pacific NW Get-Together

For this year’s unofficial, no-rules Pacific Northwest Roadtrek get-together, our spiritual leader Yan Seiner decided to afflict the comfortable and dragged everyone out to a spot in the national forest,…

The Roadtreking Motorsports NASCAR Weekend

You sure can’t say NASCAR races are unfriendly to RVers. Instead, they seem more like RV rallies themed around racing. At least that was our take after our first NASCAR event,…

Replacing An Older RV’s Enchanted Carpet

So 10-year-old carpet doesn’t have to be a bad thing, but somehow it was. The area where we place our feet at dinner and where Cricket the RT (Roaming Terrier)…