Mike Wendland: A journalist travels North America in an RV

Monthly Archives: October 2015

Our Top Three Favorite RV Drives

We were sitting around a campfire not long ago chatting with some folks about the places we’ve been and the things we’ve seen and the conversation got around to our…

Zion Canyon by Bicycle

Nearly everybody who travels has heard of Zion Canyon National Park in Utah. It’s in the south west corner of the state and displays one of the most spectacular, colorful…

A Fall Photo Hike through the Great Smoky Mountains

Veteran “Leaf Peepers” will tell you that there are few places in North America as stunning as the Great Smoky Mountains National Park when it comes to the most beautiful, breathtaking displays…

Off the Beaten Path: Verde Canyon Railroad

Maybe you think steam trains were all the west has to offer, but you would be wrong. The Durango & Silverton RR and the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad are…

Learning to Slow Down on a Fall Color Photo Hike

One of the nice things about the small motorhome lifestyle is how well it fits in with other hobbies and favorite pastimes. Take photography, for example. This weekend, as Southeastern Michigan…

RT57: How to Drive Your RV Like a Pro

We’re all constantly seeing it  – some really bad RV drivers are out there with us on the road. But as our guest on this week’s Roadtreking podcast tells us,…