Roadtreking

Category Archives: Observations

Five tips to find a good RV mechanic

I’m lucky. To tend to the mechanical work on my Roadtrek eTrek on the Sprinter chassis, I have two great technicians: Daryl and Josh. Plus Eric, a great service manager…

Busy days at the Roadtrek factory

Roadtrek has been the top-selling Class B small motorhome brand since 1990 and if the busyness at the company’s factory in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada, these days is any indication, it…

RV Travel with a pack of poodles

Mike has written about travels with Tai, Campskunk has written about travels with Fiona the fearless kitty, so I suppose it is time we write about our RV travels with…

Why is Our Camper Van so Comfortable?

We are sitting in a beautiful Florida State Park waiting for the snow and wintry mix to pass through Georgia before we head north. We will winterize tomorrow morning after…

When is it too cold to RV?

I am beginning to have some serious doubts about the wisdom of taking our Roadtrek eTrek to the wilderness of Northern Minnesota next week to report on a dog sled…

Our 2014 Roadtreking goals

Happy New Year! Like many we’ve been reflecting  a lot on the places we’ve been and the people we met in 2013. We’ve even drawn up a tentative travel schedule…

My RV has turned into an igloo

This is only temporary. That’s what I keep telling myself when I look out in in my snowy Michigan driveway and instead of seeing our Roadtrek eTrek out there, we…

Do RVs dream?

It sits out there in the driveway with the season’s first snow flurries dusting its windshield as the last of the leaves fall from the trees. Inside the RV, there’s…