A fall blizzard in Colorado’s San Juan Mountains makes a beautiful backdrop while camping in an RV.

Snow-Country RVing Tips

Traveling with your RV on a ski, snowboard, snowshoe or even a snowmobile trip is like other types of winter RV camping.Here are...
The coaster at New Hampshire’s Gunstock Mountain takes thrill-seekers on a wild ride with 360-degree turns, rolling drops and banked corners.

Snow Camping: Where to Go

Many ski towns are RV-friendly, including the iconic destinations around the country.Here are some of the more popular bucket-list mountains with a few...
Step-by-Step Hitching Guide

How to Hitch Travel Trailers and Fifth-Wheels

Trailer Life’s step-by-step guide to hitching an RV trailer or fifth-wheel to a tow vehicle16 Steps for Hitching Travel TrailersChock the trailer tires. Insert...
Reach the Peaks: A bucket-list drive from Banff to Jasper, the Icefields Parkway passes soaring mountains and mighty glaciers.

Rocky Mountain Road Trip

A Canadian icon, the picture-perfect Icefields Parkway is a highway to heavenThe Icefields Parkway is an eye-popping nearly 150-mile-long drive in the Canadian Rockies...
built to last Actors pose at the Beauvais-Amoureux House, a rare poteaux-en-terre or “posts-in-the-ground” structure. The house, with heavy timber trusses supporting the steeply pitched roof, was built in about 1792.

Bonjour, Sainte Genevieve, Missouri!

Sainte Genevieve, America’s oldest French Colonial village, welcomes visitors to historic homes, period gardens, and charming shops and galleriesWhen my husband, Guy, and I...
FAMILY TIES The opportunity to spend time with family and friends outdoors is a primary motivation for many hunters.

RVs on the Hunt

A recreational vehicle can serve as an ideal home base for the time-honored outdoor pursuit of huntingIn 2016 researchers at Cornell University’s College of...
epic campsite Landing the perfect waterfront spot can take planning, perseverance and deep pockets. Booking by phone rather than online may pay off.

RV Trip Planning: Where to Next?

The secret to planning successful RV trips is simple: make campground reservations, book bucket-list experiences and leave plenty of time for road-trip kismetRVers love...
A short walk from the campground at Ohio’s Hocking Hills State Park leads to the new John Glenn Astronomy Park, with dark skies and dazzling views of the stars and Milky Way.

Out of this World: Visit Hocking Hills, Ohio

Gazing at far-off galaxies from John Glenn Astronomy Park, Ohio’s new dark-sky venueIt’s a clear night in Hocking Hills State Park in southeastern Ohio....
Blue Angel takeoff

Nevada Flight Plans: Aviation Roundup

For an up-close view of impressive aircraft like a Japanese Zero, F6F Hellcat, P-51 Mustang, B-25 Mitchell Bomber and a C-130 Hercules cargo plane...
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Staff Pick: Blackstone Tabletop Griddle

 Staff Pick: It’s the best thing ever for outdoor cooking — seriously! There’s even a Facebook group that my husband, Ron, is a part...
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John Carrillo with an Aqua-Hot 250P cutaway and components.

Aqua-Hot 250P: RV Heating and Hot Water

Travel trailer and fifth-wheel owners can tap into continuous hot water and quiet, even heating with the new Aqua-Hot 250PThe smiles you see on...
Tire failure on a trailer isn’t always easy to see, and the damage that results from a blowout can far exceed that of just replacing a tire and wheel. A trailer TPMS can help prevent such problems.

Watch Your Back: RV Tire-Pressure Monitors

Investing in a TPMS for trailers and fifth-wheels can reduce adverse wear and blowouts, and boost safety and fuel economyIt’s easy to know when...
Pedego bike and Airstream trailer

Staff Pick: Pedego Electric Bikes

Staff Pick: I tried out a bright-green Latch bike at the Santa Barbara, California, Pedego store, and it zipped easily to the top of...