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

Oregon Wine Country Tour

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...

Tango Ultra-Lite 20UL Walkthrough

When searching for a lightweight trailer that can be towed by the family’s daily truck or SUV, it’s often a necessity for potential buyers...
One of our favorite campsites in Red Rock Country.

What Will Full-Timing Cost You?

You’ve camped before. You love the adventure, discovery, fun, getting outdoors and making new friends. Now that you are retired or considering it, no...
Craters of Diamonds State Park's diamond field.

Craters of Diamonds State Park

A little more than a century ago an Arkansas farmer named John Wesley Huddleston spotted two “round pebbles with fiery eyes that blazed up...

Jayco Pinnacle 35LKTS: A Full-Time Flagship

Lasting memories of great trips always seem to include good food and new landscapes, and the 2012 Pinnacle caters to both in 40 feet...
Regularly clean your battery terminals for reliability, especially after storage.

RV Battery Basics: Get the Best Performance

Batteries are the silent servants of unplugged camping, providing us with light, entertainment and other important functions. Yet many pay no attention to them...

Fossil Hunting in Keystone Kansas

Heading south from Oakley, Kansas, a rustic town noted for the 1868 bison shoot in which William Cody became legendary “Buffalo Bill” Cody, U.S....
After the gasket has been applied all the way around the frame you will have to cut the gasket. It is better to cut it slightly long and then trim it shorter as needed. Make sure there is no gap in the seal or this can become an opening for moisture and air to enter the RV.

Replacing Dual-Pane RV Windows

Fogging of dual pane windows in RVs is, unfortunately, a fact of life for many owners. Dual pane windows have been widely used in...
Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Park

Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Park

Only about 50 miles from the incomparable Mammoth Cave, another of Kentucky’s attractions draws travelers who are interested in American history. Although George Washington...
Death Valley Travel

Traveling Death Valley By Trailer: Why Not?

I grew up picturing the desert as I saw it on Saturday morning TV westerns. That impression – of uninhabitable expanses that required 100...

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White vent fan cover on roof of trailer

RV Upgrade: Maxxair Roof-Vent Cover

Maxxair’s roof-vent covers help keep the air circulating while in the rain and on the road RVs come in many brands, shapes, styles and sizes,...
TST 507 SERIES TPMS

Staff Pick: TST 507 Series Tire-Monitoring System

Nothing puts a crimp on RV travels like a tire blowout. At best, it means delays and a road-service call. At worst, a wayward...
Curt-Adjustable RV Trailer Hitch

Universal Hitch Receiver: Curt Bolt-On RV Trailer Hitch

Installing Curt’s Adjustable RV Trailer Hitch on a travel trailer or fifth-wheel makes it possible to add a bike rack to securely carry two-wheelers.  Owners...