WHAT’S NEW

A Class C motorhome at camp in the woods

How Tall Are Class A and Class C Motorhomes?

In checking into the options of whether to store my RV elsewhere or at home, I found that storing at home, even with a few expenses was the best option. I found that measuring from the ground to the top of the unit, measuring the air conditioner, and adding the two gave me the correct…

What a First “Real” trip in a Camper is Like

The travel trailer virgins are, well, no longer virgins having one five mile two night trip under their belts. Now it’s time for the first trip of any distance, almost 90 miles to Rend Lake in southern Illinois from our southeast Missouri home. This is the report on how things went and what new stuff…

Surviving a First Camper Vacation

Camping site on a lake with caravans and boats The travel trailer virgins took the rolling motel room on its shakedown cruise a few weeks ago. We survived. YAY! Turns out, it really is not brain science or rocket surgery. If you take your time and think your way through, you too can set up…

Great Travel Trailers with Awesome Storage

I was checking into travel trailers with storage options and came up with a list. There are several camper-trailers with good storage options. Below are a variety of travel trailers from tiny to large. Jay Flight The Jay Flight by Jayco is built around comfort. It includes baggage storage, wardrobe storage, pantry and coat hooks by the door….

How to Keep Your Camper Battery from Dying Over the Winter

I hate to break it to you, but summertime is almost over. Okay, yes, technically it’s summer until 11:59 p.m. on September 21st, but it just doesn’t feel like summer once August is behind us. The kids will be back to school, the beaches will be deserted, and you’ll be thinking about winterizing your camper…

Carpinteria State Beach—Camping with White Sandy Beaches

When thinking about camping a few immediate images come to mind. Trees, hiking, and roasting marshmallows. What if some of those images also included white sandy beaches, surfing, and tidepools? Well, at Carpinteria State Beach, you can get all of those things. If you want to camp on the beach, hunt for sand crabs, and observe harbor seal…



YOUTUBE VIDEOS