Panhandle Treasures in Texas


Len Cousineau
August 6, 2012

The ancestors of modern Wichita, Pawnee and Caddo peoples inhabited land along the Canadian River in the area currently known as the Texas Panhandle between the years 1150 to 1450. Human habitation in the region stretches back 13,000 years, however, and modern day travelers can study the colorful proof... Read more »

Chasing Waterfalls near Portland, Oregon


Amanda Lepinski
July 20, 2012

Oregon’s tallest waterfall, Multnomah Falls, reaches nearly 620 feet and is located in the Columbia River Gorge, just east of Portland, Ore. Also billed as the United States’ second-tallest year-round waterfall, Multnomah Falls offers miles of hiking trails with an abundance of striking views. Nearby,... Read more »

All Aboard! History Meets Innovation in Colorado

ATB-railroad-Debra MacDonald

July 9, 2012

Railroads, one of the Industrial Revolution’s greatest phenomena, brought an affordable way for American businesses to operate on a grand scale. Today, the history of the American railroad system, specifically Colorado’s role, is highlighted at the Colorado Railroad Museum, located outside of downtown... Read more »

Beach Bums: 10 Beach Camping Hotspots

Beach Camping in Newport

Kathy Cabrera
June 21, 2012

Make sure your swimsuits, surfboard, kayak and fishing rods are packed in the RV before revving that engine. We found 10 great places to make beaching it part of your outdoor summer adventure to find sun, sand, surf and all the fun you can handle. 1. Texas – 367 Miles of Gulf Coast   Texas is... Read more »

RVing around Minneapolis: The City of Lakes

1-11895-Minneapolis Dustin Gaffke

Nicholas Upton, Digital Editor
June 17, 2012

Minneapolis, the City of Lakes or the City by Nature, is one of few places that sits on the not-so-fine line between urban bedlam and pastoral calm. In the space of a couple miles, travelers can see world class museums and fish for dinner beneath a metropolitan skyline.  Built upon the Mississippi River,... Read more »

Oronoco Gold Rush Days

Rustic 1890s farm wagons were some of the antique gems.

Pamela Selbert
June 11, 2012

Antiques have caused my husband, Guy, and I, to while away many enjoyable hours over the years at shows and auctions, but never until just recently had we seen anything on the scale of Gold Rush Days. It turns the entire town of Oronoco, Minn., located in the southeast corner of the state with a population... Read more »

Lake Michigan Travel Story Web Exclusive

Doing the Dune Climb (on a very hot day) at the Sleeping Bear Dunes.

Tom Kaiser: Managing Editor
Photos & Video: Chris Soash
June 1, 2012

This summer, Trailer Life staff went camping in state parks near the Sleeping Bear Sand Dunes in northern Michigan. They decided to take a trip down to Muskegon and do some king salmon fishing, for a day, with Addiction Charters. This is what ensued. Addiction Charters is based out of Bluffton Bay... Read more »

Golden Spike Tower Features View of World’s Largest Rail Yard


Press Release
May 22, 2012

NORTH PLATTE, NEBRASKA—As the Union Pacific railroad celebrates its 150-year history during 2012, trains lovers of all ages can get a birds-eye view of today’s modern UP rail system at the Golden Spike Tower & Visitor Center in North Platte, Nebraska.  The eight-story-high Golden Spike Tower... Read more »

Oregon Wine Country Tour

Oregon's wineries provide a tasty treat and a scenic tour.

Bob Difley
May 21, 2012

Most of Oregon’s wineries are nestled in its valleys or creep up the south-facing hillsides of the Cascade and Coast Ranges. We were lucky enough to visit five of the state’s eight grape-growing regions during our tour. These included the North Willamette Valley and South Willamette Valley,... Read more »

Explore the Emerald Coast near Fort Pickens

Fort pickins

Nicholas Upton, Digital Editor
May 14, 2012

With bright white beaches, perfect spring weather and plenty to do, Pensacola, Florida, is a great place to explore the Gulf of Mexico before the summer heat and humidity sets in.  History buffs can check out the stalwart Fort Pickens, one of only four forts that never fell during the civil war. The... Read more »

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