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Category Archives: People & Places

Life on the Mississippi – in Ontario

We have been killing a few days in the Ottawa area, waiting for a service appointment with the local Mercedes dealership, and have been following the Ottawa River downstream and…

RV podcast #209: America’s National Parks in Crisis

America’s National Parks are in crisis. A growing near $12 billion backlog of desperately needed repairs and maintenance is seriously affecting America’s National Parks. Inadequate federal campgrounds and deteriorating or…

Must See: The Little Bighorn National Monument

On the way back east from Yellowstone National Park, we took some time off the road to discover the serene beauty of southeastern Montana and learn more about the historic…

Silver Lake Sand Dunes Family Vacation

Michigan’s Silver Lake State Park is midway up the Lake Michigan coastline and is known all around the world for the awesome and accessible sand dunes that are easily explored…

RVing with Your Dog

Hey it’s Mike and Jennifer here! We’ve hinted at a project that we’ve been working on the last few weeks and it’s finally done! We created an ebook to bring…

Using our RV for Tailgating

We’re down in Southaven, TN, just outside of Memphis, TN this week, watching our grandson, Jacob, 12, play in the Dizzy Dean League Word Series on a team coached by…

Ask Us Anything – From the Smoky Mountains

This week’s Ask Us Anything live broadcast came from Bryson City, NC, in the heart of the Smoky Mountains where we will be spending most if the week at another…

Roadtreking’s 2018 Glacier Gathering

All of America’s National Parks are treasures. But when it comes to beauty and the sheer drama of the landscape, Glacier National Park has to be at the top of…

Serendipity travel with no reservations

We love Serendipity Traveling…with no reservations and no set-in-stone agenda. That’s our preferred RV Lifestyle method of exploring. Come along with us on a beautiful day in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula…

New RV owner? Come to a Roadtreking Gathering

Heads up for an important announcement about our Roadtreking gatherings – especially for NEW and FIRST TIME OWNERS (within the past two years) of a new or used Hymer or…

Bumming Around Big Sur

We are back out on the Pacific Coast Highway after spending all of last summer in Europe, and we sure are glad to be back. This is our old familiar…

Our weekend at Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park

We’ll say this: Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park is sure family friendly. Since it’s usually just Jennifer, me and our dog, Bo, we never have camped in one before. But we…

Alone at Silver Lake

We were going to head home Monday. But then we realized, we can work anywhere. Serendipity is our rule. And so, instead of returning to our sticks and bricks home…

The end of winter

It’s over. No matter the calendar says spring came over a month ago. It really came this weekend, at least to my part of the Midwest – Michigan. Finally. Sunny…

When Paths Cross: Humans and Baby Animals

When Paths Cross: Humans and Baby Animals

With the return spring and warm weather, many RVers are back in the great outdoors, closer to Mother Nature and all she has to offer. Among those things are newborn…