Northern California’s RV Playground

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by Ken Reid
August 27, 2014

    The area between Grass Valley and Lake Oroville offers a bounty of outdoor adventures   Even though my wife, Gayle, and I have traveled to this part of Northern California many times in our motorhome, there are still points of interest that we haven’t seen and fun activities that... Read more »

Tamales: The Perfect Portable Food

The tamale wrapped in banana leaf is a Veracruz-style tamale. The others are traditional Mexican tamales wrapped in corn husks.

by Bobbie Hasselbring
August 21, 2014

  While I love to cook in my motorhome, sometimes I just run out of gas (so to speak) and want delicious comfort food without the hassle. The perfect solution: tamales. They’re inexpensive, freeze well and make a tasty meal in a snap. For those unfamiliar with this Mesoamerican favorite, tamales... Read more »

Way Off the Beaten Path

The heart of Chaco Canyon is Pueblo Bonito, planned and built between A.D. 850 and 1250 by ancestral Puebloans.

by Christine Goodier
August 21, 2014

  New Mexico’s Chaco Culture National Historical Park is rugged AND REMOTE, with clear, dark skies perfect for night-sky viewing What if you could drive your motor-home right into the center of a place as highly regarded as the Acropolis in Greece, England’s Stonehenge or the Egyptian Pyramids,... Read more »

British Columbia’s ‘Secret’ Sunshine Coast

ayaking in Smuggler Cove is a fun and peaceful way to enjoy the Sunshine Coast.

by Bobbie Hasselbring
August 19, 2014

  Extending 110 miles along the Strait of Georgia, from Howe Sound to Desolation Sound, this Canadian west coast wonderland is filled with coastal bays, uncrowded campgrounds and old-growth forests North of Vancouver, British Columbia, there’s a strip of waterfront called “the Sunshine Coast”... Read more »

Wyoming’s Wild Side

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by Mary Zalmanek
July 29, 2014

  A 6-day, 600-mile tour through the Cowboy State reveals Buffalo Bill history, antique guns, Western whiskey, dinosaur fossils and relaxing hot springs Our trip to Wyoming was the kind of vacation I used to fantasize about in my pre-motorhome days: no stress, no expectations and a generous deadline.... Read more »

Forest Jewels: Wild Mountain Blackberries

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by Bobbie Hasselbring
July 24, 2014

In northern climates like the Pacific Northwest, a little forest jewel is ripening — wild mountain blackberries.   For RVers who are traveling to Oregon, Washington, British Columbia, or the Yukon and love to forage, wild mountain blackberries are a treat worth seeking out. Most of us are... Read more »

2014 RV OOPS AWARDS

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by Larry MacDonald; IIllustration by Bob McMahon
July 24, 2014

    Our annual countdown of the Top 10 motorhome mishaps, from dumb to dumbest Every year, adventurous folks like us go camping in our motorhomes and every year, we do some dumb things. Mostly, they are minor mistakes like running out of fuel or forgetting to unplug the power cord when leaving... Read more »

Up, Up and Away at the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta

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by Christine Goodier
July 23, 2014

    This 9-day event fills the sky with colorful, fanciful figures and puts RVers right in the heart of the action   Some days it pays to get up early. Last October we rolled out of bed, donned our warmest jackets, and left our Class B Sprinter motorhome in the dark. The world’s largest... Read more »

Beyond Bourbon

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by Pam Windsor
June 24, 2014

  Get into the spirit of things in Bardstown, Kentucky, with the town’s famous whiskey, ghosts and Civil War history Bardstown, Ky., gets a lot of attention for its status as the Bourbon Capital of the World thanks to its many bourbon distilleries, but this warm, welcoming small town has so... Read more »

Holiday in Halifax

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by Christine Goodier
June 19, 2014

  A getaway to Nova Scotia’s capital reveals maritime mysteries and military majesty   Halifax, Nova Scotia, has it all: noteworthy museums, outdoor cafes and even an intriguing mystery or two. Like many RVers, we sometimes skip big cities, anticipating long commutes from distant campgrounds,... Read more »

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