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Sonoran Sunset

Snowbirding in Arizona’s Sonoran Desert

  The Sonoran Desert offers an impressive array of colorful flora and fauna, scenic drives and outdoor recreation — all a stone’s throw from the...
Cathedral Gorge State Park at night with star filled sky and person holding flash light

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...
Artist's rendering of Arizona’s brand-new Verde Ranch RV Resort.

Room to Roost

New and improved RV parks and resorts across the Sunbelt make snowbirding more appealing than ever Consumer demand for high-quality RV parks and resorts across...
Thomas Ball’s bronze equestrian statue of George Washington with Boston’s Public Garden and Boston Common in the background.

Mass Appeal

Fun, facts, fine art and cranberries in the Bay State It’s no secret that Massachusetts has a rich history. Its residents are proud of their...
Photo of Snoqualmie Falls in golden hour light

Exploring 10 of the Best Waterfalls in the U.S.

What makes a waterfall great? What makes for a “best” waterfall? There are probably as many different opinions of “great” and “best” as there...
The Farm Barn at Shelburne Farms

Northeastern Nirvana

Beautiful scenery, cheese and maple syrup delight in Vermont and New Hampshire When I began planning our first visit to Vermont and New Hampshire, I...
Guitars, clothing and other memorabilia from The Beatles are on display at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

Cleveland Rocks!

Finding fun along the shores of Lake Erie in Ohio As the years whiz by, I find myself reflecting on earlier times in my life,...
Chicago skyline of buildings at dusk with blue and lavender sky

9 Urban RV Parks

No need to miss out on the big-city attractions, entertainment, restaurants and more. These nine RV parks are located right in the heart of...
An old pier and coast guard building are reflected in the water along Oregon's coast

On The Waterfront: Exploring The Oregon Coast

Finding the riches, and discovering the richness, of Oregon’s coastal communities Whether it was shipping, fishing, timbering, canning or farming, Oregon’s coastal communities grew up...
People stroll on the wide, pristine beach at Lighthouse Point Park in Daytona Beach, Florida

Daytona Beach: Beyond the Sand and Speed

An alternative view of the famous beach town in Florida reveals much beyond flash and sparkle the city is most noted for On a quintessential...
Dirt road hike on Conundrum Creek Trail with pine tree forest in Aspen, Colorado summer with man walking

Play it Safe: Outdoor Recreation During COVID

Practical guide to getting outside responsibly to enjoy hiking, biking and fishing in the new normal. Many are heeding the call of the great outdoors,...
Disconnecting a dinghy vehicle's battery

Make Your Own Dinghy Towing Checklist

Get ready for worry-free dinghy towing by creating your own preflight checklist. Pilots complete a preflight checklist before each takeoff to ensure that all equipment...
Class C Newmar towing Jeep dinghy vehicle

Our Favorite Dinghy Towables

SUVs and pickups dominate this year’s new flat-towable vehicles and, for the very first time ever, we pick our favorite dinghy towables! Quite apart from...
Branson Missouri Camping

Celebrate Summer in Branson

Enjoy the Great Outdoors and family entertainment in Branson, Missouri Thinking about a weekend getaway or a weeklong vacation that offers something for everyone in...
Fuel Pump Handle

Don’t Let Your Motorhome Sit Too Long

Products designed to help prevent fuel system problems in a motorhome that's been in storage The current crisis has forced us to change many aspects...