Pierson Family

30 Must-Have Accessories for New RVers

First-time RV owners Lorisa and Ron Pierson share their shopping list of essential suppliesTrailer Life is fortunate to have an editorial team with decades...
The variety of models and floorplans at large RV shows can be overwhelming to first-time buyers.

RV Shows Are Great Places to Find the Perfect RV

Here’s what you need to know before you go to an RV show, including tips for RV shopping and advice for the first-timersEvery autumn...
Five years ago, Stephanie and Jeremy Puglisi shopped around for the perfect lightweight bunkhouse for their family of four. Since then, they’ve welcomed their third son and an Australian cattle dog. The selection of bunkhouse floorplans has grown as well, with more choices than ever.

The Buzz on Bunkhouses

As the market for family-friendly RVs heats up, here are a dozen bunk-room floorplans — from easy-towing ultralights to a triple-slide trailerIt took us...
APPLIANCES-LEAD

RV Basics: Proper Care of RV Appliances Lowers the Risk of Failures

Whether it's heating or cooling or cooking or refrigeration, your RV systems need proper care to keep them happy and healthy The appliances in our...
placeholder

The ABCs of RVing Systems

RV systems are what make this lifestyle so rewarding. Learning to use them efficiently is the key  Contrary to popular anthropologic thought, Neanderthal Man just...

Products

Bison in field with mountains in background

Fall RV Gear Guide

There is something special about camping in the fall. So much life is on display around the country just before the stillness of winter....
A camper is served up a plate as he reaches into the galley through the RV door

The Great Galley

Tips and tricks for boosting limited cabinet and counter space and cooking like a pro in your RV’s kitchenWhether your idea of meal prep...
Jack-It Double Bike Carrier System from Let’s Go Aero and Lippert Components

Staff Pick: Jack-It Double Bike Carrier System

A couple of months ago, my husband, Ron, and I started looking for an easy-to-use bike rack that would work not only on our...