A Freedom Hauler tote dolly behind a fifth-wheel trailer loaded with a motorcycle

A Different Kind of Toy Hauler

For those who don’t own an RV with a rear garage or don’t want to tow a utility trailer, Freedom Hauler offers a unique...
Closeup of hitch between tow vehicle and trailer

Stay Connected: 18 Trailer and Fifth-Wheel Hitches

Serious hardware for safely towing travel trailers and fifth-wheels Travel-trailer and fifth-wheel buyers typically put a lot of thought into floorplans, features, upgrades and creature...
Full-size pickup pulls a travel trailer on a mountain road

Power Shot: Banks Derringer Tuner and iDash DataMonster

The Banks Derringer tuner is a small but potent way to add horsepower and torque to 6.7-liter Power Strokes. Truck owners who tow trailers often appreciate...
SUV pulling travel trailer in Monument Valley desert

Answers to Six Urgent RV Rental Questions for Newbies

Looking to take control over your next family vacation? Tired of cruise ship crowds and airport waits? Do you like the idea of saying...
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Diesel Heart Transplant: Duramax CP3 Swap

Replacing the problematic Duramax LML CP4.2 injection pump with its more reliable predecessor, the CP3, can save thousands in repair costs down the road...
Photo of No-Boundaries NB16.5 travel trailer being towed by a 2019 Toyota Sequoia

It’s RV Life with No Boundaries

Paired with the Toyota Sequoia, the off-road-ready No Boundaries offers a lightweight alternative to toy haulers for adventure-minded RVers Once upon a time, travelers put...
Echo Brake Control

Echo Brake Control

Curt Manufacturing’s Bluetooth-enabled Echo turns a smartphone into a brake-control interface through a plug-and-play device that connects between the tow vehicle’s seven-way receptacle and...
Trailer Tire Close Up

Get a Grip: Tow-Vehicle Tires

With so much riding on tow-vehicle tires, proper selection and maintenance are important to your safety and can contribute to better handling and fuel...
A fall blizzard in Colorado’s San Juan Mountains makes a beautiful backdrop while camping in an RV.

Snow-Country RVing Tips

Traveling with your RV on a ski, snowboard, snowshoe or even a snowmobile trip is like other types of winter RV camping. Here are...
Step-by-Step Hitching Guide

How to Hitch Travel Trailers and Fifth-Wheels

Trailer Life’s step-by-step guide to hitching an RV trailer or fifth-wheel to a tow vehicle 16 Steps for Hitching Travel Trailers Chock the trailer tires. Insert...