Northwood Bound

The Fox Mountain 325RKS is a good-looking midsize trailer that lives larger than its dimensions. This test unit wasn’t equipped with any options, but we would recommend offering slideout toppers, especially for those who plan to camp under trees.

by Chris Hemer
September 29, 2014

  If you enjoy cooking and entertaining, head toward Fox Mountain   Those of us who consider cooking and entertaining an important part of the RV lifestyle can become frustrated by the kitchen offerings in many fifth-wheels. Entry-level models often don’t have the equipment or counter space... Read more »

A Perfect Pair

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article and photos by Chris Hemer
August 25, 2014

  The new Ram 1500 EcoDiesel and Lance 1995 travel trailer are a match made in RVing heaven   As we drive through the scenic Owens Valley along California’s Highway 395, the word that keeps coming to mind is “effortless.” The trailer feels planted and stable, and the tow vehicle purrs... Read more »

Going for Gold

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by Chris Hemer
July 28, 2014

    KZ RV’s new bath-and-a-half Klondike floorplan promises greater flexibility for entertaining   Motorhomes with a guest half bath amidships have been a popular option for many years, as they allow visitors or overnight guests the freedom to use the restroom without traipsing into... Read more »

Venture to the Summit

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by Chris Hemer
June 25, 2014

  A Sonic travel trailer and Grand Cherokee make for happy camping   As a young lad, I spent many a weekend in my parents’ travel trailer. It was nothing fancy, but even today, I remember it as being cozy and comfortable, with all the things we really needed for a family vacation. Since... Read more »

Easy Air

The 2wayair kit for six tires comes standard with two small sections of protective polyethylene tubing, 40 feet of black 3/8-inch polyurethane manifold tubing, 15 feet of 1/4-inch black polyurethane tubing, 24 feet of yellow polyurethane “whip” tubing plus UV-rated mountable and standard nylon ties, and an assortment of push-to-connect and quick-disconnect fittings and patent-pending mountable Schrader valves.

article and photos by Chris Hemer
June 24, 2014

  The 2wayair system by Rock Smasher Engineering allows inflation or deflation of all tires simultaneously   If there’s one thing that all RVers can agree upon, it’s that checking and adjusting tire pressure on the tow vehicle and trailer is a pain in one’s backside. Without a doubt,... Read more »

Upscale Downsizing

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by Chris Hemer
June 4, 2014

  The TrailManor 2417KS Sport and 2014 Toyota Highlander make a practical, comfortable combination   In virtually every leisure activity, there are the cultists — those individuals who live on the fringe of everyone else’s reality, who base their choices not just on personal preference... Read more »

Power Up – ANYwhere

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by Chris Hemer
May 2, 2014

    A Portable Generator Extends Energy Options When Hookups are not Available   Part of the appeal of the motorhome lifestyle is having all the comforts of home wherever you go — and that includes electrical appliances such as air conditioning, TV, stereo and other conveniences. When... Read more »

Jayco Eagle Premier 361REQS

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by Chris Hemer
May 2, 2014

  Thoughtful features and a floorplan perfect for entertaining make this full-size fifth-wheel a safe bet for family fun   Stereotypes, as inaccurate or unfair as they may often be, are sometimes founded in truth. Sports cars are driven by young men, cowboy hats are worn by cowboys and fifth-wheels... Read more »

Winnebago Trend 23L

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by Chris Hemer
March 31, 2014

  European Styling and a New Platform Provide Economical RVing for the Whole Family   OK, I’ll admit it. I didn’t want to like the new Winnebago Trend Class C. It’s certainly not because I have anything against Winnebago, as the company has one of the broadest, high-quality product lines... Read more »

Heartland North Trail

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by Chris Hemer
February 26, 2014

  With a rear bunkhouse and outdoor entertainment built in, the King Slide 33TBUD promises fun for the family   There’s little question that lightweight travel trailers are the hottest segment of the RV market today, and with good reason. Fluctuating fuel costs, combined with a preponderance... Read more »

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