The Nest feels unexpectedly large inside due to clever use of space, light colors and an abundance of windows.

RV Walk-Through: Airstream Nest

With its new premium fiberglass brand, Airstream’s latest venture into the small-trailer market is its biggest yet A brand is a precious thing. New companies spend...
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Travel Trailers: Mid-Level Price, Top-Tier Style

Comfort, quality and sophistication are common denominators among travel trailers in the $35,000 to $60,000 range If you haven’t checked out travel trailers in the...

The Truth About Engine Air Filtration

The basic job of an engine air filter is to supply the cleanest possible air with the least airflow restriction. Air filters don’t stay...
San Antonio - The Mitchell Lake Audubon Center, located about 10 miles south of San Antonio, offers up many interesting creatures, including this roseate skimmer. Wildebeest mom and calf at the Natural Bridge Wildlife Ranch, located northeast of downtown San Antonio and next door to Natural Bridge Cavern. At Natural Bridge Wildlife Ranch, we drove through several times to feed animals like this Damaraland zebra, which seemed to laugh at the thought of food being served from our pickup.

On a Mission in San Antonio

  There’s more to this Texas city than the Alamo, with its historic buildings, a wildlife ranch, caverns, and the restaurant- and shop-lined River Walk...
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Towing 2019

The latest crop of trucks and SUVS will be offered with more features and higher capacities for pulling trailers and fifth-wheels It is often said...
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Prime Time Crusader Fifth-Wheel Trailers

If you like a lot of choices, Prime Time Manufacturing’s Crusader and Crusader Lite fifth-wheel lines will give you just that. There are two...
Gas Pains The extra $9,000 (approximately) you would spend on a diesel- engine option will buy 3,176 gallons of gasoline at $2.83 per gallon, the average price at time of press. Assuming both vehicles get 20 mpg running solo, the break-even point on the investment would be 63,520 miles. However, the manufacturers we spoke with claim a heavy-duty diesel can return up to twice the fuel economy when pulling a heavy load (which coincides with our own experiences), putting the break-even point at around 32,000 miles from a standpoint of fuel savings only.

Diesel Versus Gas

We ask experts and crunch numbers to see if a diesel is right for you Throughout automotive history, few engines have been as polarizing as...
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Augusta Flex AF-34RS Walkthrough

When Augusta RV opened its doors early last year, the shareholders wanted to offer something they felt was lacking in the market: RV construction that mimics...
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Winner’s Circle: 2018 Readers’ Choice Awards

Trailer Life readers single out their favorite products and places in our seventh-annual RV survey RVers have a reputation for helping one another, whether they’re...
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 heaven The Icefields Parkway is an eye-popping nearly 150-mile-long drive in the Canadian Rockies...
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Through the Camera’s Eye, Sponsored by Tamron

Our seven-part video series on travel photography features the Tamron 18-400 all-in-one zoom lens. We’re on a photo safari with the Tamron 18-400 all-in-one zoom lens....
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Power Broker: Power Watchdog EPO Surge Protector

Hughes Autoformers’ smart surge protector circumvents electrical problems at the RV park and adds an emergency power-off feature In a world where we often find...
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The Heat Is On: Firepits and Patio Heaters

Whether you’re looking for instant warmth from an LP-gas source or prefer building a wood campfire, portable heaters and firepits can keep you toasty...