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State Parks of the West You Never Knew About (And Will Never Forget)

If you’re planning a road trip around the Western US, I can confidently say that all of these should make an appearance on your...
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Firearms Compliance for RVers

Practical (not legal) advice on traveling with guns, whether for hunting or protection To some people, traveling with firearms is just as normal as traveling...
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Making Your Preloved RV Your Own: Easy Upgrades to Save Money

You finally scored that RV you’ve been after for a long time. It isn't perfect, but it’s yours! The main thing we have to...
RV Terms

80 Terms Every RVer Needs to Know

We RVers have a language all our own; time to learn the lingo New-ish to RVing? If so, you’re likely confused by all the terms...
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Top 10 RV Campground Rules

MotorHome's Ultimate Guide to Proper Camping Manners We're sure you’ve been there, or perhaps you were one of the guilty ones: It’s late, you’re trying...
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Paw Patrols: You Can Take Them (Pets) With You

A look at 12 of the most pet-friendly motorhome destinations across the country Whether you are new to motorhome travel with your pets or have...
Ty and Buster pose in front of hoodoos in Utah’s Dixie National Forest.

Top Tips for Traveling with Pets

You already know that traveling by motorhome is a great way to see the world. But have you considered that the same aspects you...
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Prevent Tick-Borne Diseases While Enjoying the Outdoors

You’ve grabbed your water bottle, sunscreen and hat for a hike in the woods or other outdoor activity; add a bit of tick protection...
Heritage Motorcoach Resort in Alabama

The Ins and Outs of RV Lot Ownership

You stare at the computer screen, credit card at the ready, waiting for that magic moment when the reservations window opens. But it is...
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Origami On the Water

Looking to ply the waters but don’t have the space to store a traditional kayak? Oru has launched its first tandem folding kayak, the...
Joshua Tree National Park

California’s Golden Landscapes

Exploring the deserts, history and wild animals on the “quiet side” of Southern California One thing I like about owning a motorhome and being semi-retired...
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Motorhome Battery Systems

Improving 12-volt DC systems using the latest technology can dramatically extend off-grid livability One of the primary benefits of owning a motorhome is the ability...
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RV Tech Savvy: Odometer Issue

We have a 2007 Holiday Rambler Vacationer diesel. The odometer went from 54,000 to 3,400 on a trip. The odometer continues to work, but...
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MotorHome Quick Tip: Headlight Lens Restoration

My solution for dull yellow plastic headlight lenses is to use Soft Scrub cleaning liquid rather than an expensive lens-polishing kit. You can see...
Xantrex Charge Controllers

Solar Power for Your Motorhome

Xantrex has added two new lithium-ion compatible solar charge controllers to its energy-management solutions. The new 30A MPPT charge controller ($299) features dual bank...