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Our Favorite Hike in Yellowstone NationalPark

There’s plenty of hiking trails at Yellowstone National Park. In this video, Jennifer and I show you our favorite hiking trail called Trout Lake. We love to hike to and…

RV Podcast Episode 151: Downsizing Your RV!

There’s a new trend sweeping the RV industry: Downsizing. In involves trading in big Class A or Supersized Class C motorhomes for something smaller, most usually a Class B. Today…

Traveling Tech Gadgets for the RV Lifestyle

So many gadgets! Jennifer and I journeyed to Grand Rapids, MI and met up with our pal Steve VanDinter, the regular Traveling Tech correspondent for our RV Podcast, to show…

RV Podcast Episode 150: Snakes Alive!

Snakes. They are out there. And RVers, campers and hikers are much more likely to encounter them than the average person, especially this time of the year, when warm weather…

Be Prepared to Cross the Border into Canada

Canada’s many attractions is at the top of every U.S. RVers bucket list. especially this year when admission to Canadian National Parks is free to everyone as part of the…

Unboxing my new video gear

It seems like every day, I get email from readers who wonder about the gear and photo equipment I use for my RV travel stories here and on our YouTube…

Episode 149: The Changing Face of Camping

Camping in North America is changing rapidly. In this episode of the podcast, we’ll learn in our interview segment from the most comprehensive camping study ever done, from the industry’s…

Tiny Tick Big Problem

Tiny Tick, Big Problem

Warmer weather means we’re spending more time outdoors — and potentially more exposure to a tiny creature that poses big problems. I’m talking about ticks, a biting, blood-sucking bug not much…

Episode 148: On to the Next 30,000!

Up in Kitchener Ontario at the factory where the Erwin Hymer Group of North America builds Roadtrek Motorhomes, they just celebrated a momentous event – the building of the 30,000th…

How to Find the Perfect Campsite

Beginner and expert campers alike can agree on one thing: nothing beats landing that perfect camping site. There’s just one thing…that “perfect” spot can have different meanings to everyone. Some…

Too Many Photos? Never!

Too Many Photos? Never!

RVers love to take photos and these days, we can take and store more than ever. But what do you do with them? How do you keep from running out…