Roadtreking: The RV Lifestyle Blog

Category Archives: People & Places

Trail and Hiking apps for the RVer

We’ll all be out there RVing and spending more time soon with Mother Nature – hiking, biking, and running the warmer weather days away. The last thing anyone wants to…

Amidst record Class B sales, a Super B show!

We’re at the huge Super B RV Show being held near Phoenix, AZ this weekend, surrounded by some 130 Class B and small motorhomes. Nothing larger. No towables, popups, fifth…

Our Trip to the Alibates Flint Quarries

  The stars aligned this trip for an event I had been thinking about for at least twenty years, ever since I first started reading books and articles about the…

Off the Beaten Path in New Haven, Connecticut

New Haven Connecticut is probably best known as he home of Yale University, and if you go there, you would certainly enjoy a walk around that iconic campus.  But New…

Angels on My Shoulder

Traveling in our Roadtrek for four and half years, we thought we had had it all. Great experiences, great locations, great people. But recenty we had our first authentic, Roadtrek-to-the-bone-and-reaching-out-into-the-Universe-Roadtrek…

Way Down Upon the Suwannee River

Our Roadtreking gathering at Florida’s Manatee Springs State Park had us all singing that line from Steven Foster’s 1851 song a lot this past week as we kayaked, canoed, pontooned,…

Snowbound in the Upper Peninsula in our Roadtrek

Right now, we’re waiting for the roads to be cleared of snow. Until the plows come through, they’d be pretty rough driving. The nearest town is 15 miles away, though…

From the 2018 Roadtreking Winter Campout

This year’s annual winter campout at Tahquamenon Falls State Park in Michigan’s beautiful Upper Peninsula has brought dozens of campers from all across the country to0 a winter wonderland of…

Video and Photo Apps for RVers with Smartphones

If there’s one thing pretty much all RVers have these days regardless of the type of vehicle they travel in, it’s a smartphone. Besides being an RV travel reporter, I…

RV Sidetrip: Noah’s Ark in Williamstown, KY

The first thing you notice about the attraction known as the Ark Encounter is that it is huge – a full-size Noah’s Ark, built according to the dimensions given in…

The critical shortage of RV service technicians

The boom in RV sales has created a major demand for RV service techs. The RV industry just can’t get enough of them. So it’s rolling out intense recruitment and…

Taking a Break at Gamble Rogers

Sharon, Fiona and I have been back from Europe since mid-October, and have been reunited with our Roadtrek since mid-November, but driveway camping gets old in a hurry for us….

Traveling with pets

Traveling With Pets

Not too long ago I conducted an informal survey of people on the Roadtreking Facebook page about how many have pets. The results revealed about two-thirds (roughly 67 percent) do,…

Overnight Brioche Breakfast Casserole

Enjoy this treat for a brunch while traveling in your RV! Cooking  Method:  Convection Casserole Dish 8″ x 8″ Serves 6 INGREDIENTS 4 slices of brioche bread 3/4″ wide, sliced…