Certified Green RVs

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November 24, 2014

  A number of makers of Certified Green RVs were on display at Elkhart, Indiana’s RV Open House Week in September. The event is one of the RV industry’s largest annual trade shows where massive outdoor displays showcasing most RV manufacturers spread out across a 3-mile radius. For an RV to qualify... Read more »

New Dates for 2015 Phoenix Rally

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by Donya Carlson
November 24, 2014

Come join the fun, February 26 to March 1, 2015, at the Camping World/Good Sam Rally in Phoenix, Arizona! Organizers announced a new date for the upcoming Rally due to a change in NASCAR’s 2015 race schedule. The Rally features a vast exhibit area with hundreds of motorized and towable RVs, more... Read more »

Expansion Projects Planned for RV Factories

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by Donya Carlson
November 24, 2014

Recreational vehicle sales are up, and Airstream, Heartland and Keystone are planning factory expansions. Airstream will add about 94,000 square feet to its 134,000-square-foot plant in Jackson Center, Ohio. The $5.9 million project is expected to be completed by mid-2015 and will add approximately... Read more »

Throwback Travel Trailer

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by Donya Carlson
November 24, 2014

In the 1950s I Love Lucy was keeping TV viewers entertained, Yankees’ centerfielder Mickey Mantle was a household name and simple travel trailers were the rage. The designers at Genesis Supreme RV have created that nostalgic feel with trailers with straightforward floorplans. Said Pablo Carmona, president... Read more »

Get Your Vote In!

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May 30, 2014

  Trailer Life kicks off 2014 Readers’ Choice Awards   You, the Trailer Life reader, are an expert when it comes to living the RV lifestyle. You have the experience, you’ve tested the products, and you know the best brands and manufacturers available. Now is the time to share that knowledge... Read more »

Plans to Launch Jayco Jay Smart

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May 2, 2014

  In the March issue of Trailer Life, Bob Ashley reported on the ultralight Jay Smart, a concept towable with European influences that was on display at the 2013 RVIA Show in Louisville, Kentucky. Jayco has since approved the launch, and the new line of towables is slated to be built in Middlebury,... Read more »

Government shutdown forces closures of 401 national parks

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October 1, 2013

WASHINGTON – Because of the shutdown of the federal government caused by the lapse in appropriations, the National Park Service has closed all 401 national parks and suspended operation of dozens of community assistance programs. All park grounds, visitor centers, hotels, campgrounds, and park roads... Read more »

Honoring our Heroes

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Amanda Lepinski, Associate Editor
May 23, 2012

Those serving active duty within the U.S. Military, as well as their dependents, will receive an annual pass offering free admission to all 397 national parks, according to a National Park Service (NPS) press release. Passes were made available starting on May 19, national Armed Forces Day. The complimentary... Read more »

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