Becca Grabner

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The Ultimate Road-Trip Accommodation: A Tiny RV

DID YOUR LAST stay in a cookie-cutter hotel room or subpar Airbnb apartment leave you longing for cozier lodging? As many road-tripping vacationers are discovering, the most satisfying form of shelter might be the type you can hitch to the back of the car.<p>A natural extension of the Tiny House …

How many basic knots do you know? A helpful guide to 7 of them

Maybe it's been awhile since that merit badge, or maybe you haven't been out on a boat of late. In any case, here's Andy Tran's great refresher …

The Best Stoves for Car Camping

I love cooking on camp stoves. I did it for years as a raft guide, and later my wife and I courted around the two-burner that lived in my truck. Each summer, I still try to get out and cook in the woods at least a couple times.<p>Back in the day, everyone’s go-to was a Coleman Classic. Nowadays, …

How to find a campsite, Airbnb style

Hipcamp has unique options — including a farm or even a backyard!<p>If you love to camp (or you like to road-trip to cool spots in your camper van), you …

Matching Trailer Tires & Load Range Can Save Your RV – And Your Life

Mixing mix plaid shorts with a striped shirt won’t hurt you. But mismatched RV trailer tires can kill. A tire blowout is inevitable if you’re driving …

RVs

Getting Your RV Prepared for The Road

Hitting the road in your RV this summer? If so, then there are some things that you will need to do to get prepared. Most RVs sit in one spot all …

The Easiest Ways to Save on Your Next RV Camping Trip

Camping in a recreational vehicle can be a great way to see the country. You get to experience the great outdoors at campsites in some of the most …

RVs

The best trips to take with your dad

Give your dad a trip this Father’s Day and put your siblings’ gifts to shame.<p>Father’s Day is fast approaching. Instead of getting your dad another …

Keeping your dog happy and healthy when you're both on vacation

My dog, Piper, is a white fluffball, a 20-pound rescue pup who prances around like a pint-sized princess and greets me with a play bow and kisses when I come home.<p>Imagine my surprise when my fair-haired girl locked me out of the car in the middle of the desert one recent night. She had the …

Pets

Your Epic Summer Road Trip Isn’t Just Fun — It’s Good for You

Chances are your summer social schedule is already filling up fast. With wedding season about to be in full swing, long-weekend getaways to plan and festival season ramping up, it’s exciting, if not a little depressing, to already see the season dwindling. But you should also make sure to leave …

Self-Reflection

What You Need to Know About RV Fire Safety

What You Need to Know About RV Fire Safety<p>Updated on May 13, 2017<p>My former husband (now deceased) was a professional firefighter who also traveled …

Millennials are fueling new growth in recreational vehicle sales

With summer approaching and outdoor sites beckoning, Amy Buckles just put a deposit down on a ticket to adventure — her first new travel trailer.<p>The 35-year-old newcomer from Bristol, Va., is among the first-time recreational vehicle buyers expected to drive sales to a new record this year, the …

RVs

You Won't Be Able To Resist These S'mores Recipes

Summer can't come fast enough.<p>INGREDIENTS<p>Graham crackers<p>Peanut butter cup<p>Roasted marshmallow<p>INSTRUCTIONS<p>Place graham cracker face down.<p>Add peanut butter cup, then a roasted marshmallow.<p>Top with another graham cracker.<p>INGREDIENTS<p>Chocolate chip cookies<p>Roasted marshmallow<p>Chocolate<p>Chocolate hazelnut …

The ultimate Arizona road trip

WHILE Arizona is known as the Grand Canyon State, there is much more to experience in its 114,000 square miles: Busy cities and desolate washes, low …

The Best Ways to Reduce Your RV Maintenance Costs

The Best Ways to Reduce Your RV Maintenance Costs<p>Updated on May 25, 2017<p>If you own a recreational vehicle, you already know how expensive it can be …

Take A Visual Tour Of The New Hiking Trail That Stretches From NYC All The Way To Canada

Park City's Local Secrets

We sent Yodeler Ashley McKinney to the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Park City - The Yarrow to experience all this amazing mountain town has to offer and to make some beautiful photos. DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Park City - The Yarrow is located just five minutes from Park City's Historic Main Street …

Maple-Glazed Chicken Breasts Recipe

By: Joe Schaefer<p>I had just happened to purchase a Maple infused Ice Wine from a local winery. I used in in place of some of the Maple syrup. Turned …

Why Nelson, British Columbia, is the perfect ski town

It's easy to have a crush on Canada, especially if you're a skier. The mountains, the embedded niceness, or the fact that they always seem to have …

80-year-old twin sisters hike the Appalachian Trail

WAYNESVILLE, North Carolina -- Hiking the entire 2,190-mile Appalachian Trail, one of the longest footpaths in the world, is an exercise in the outer limits of human will and strength. And usually, left to the youth of the world.<p>But 80-year-old identical twin sisters Elrose Couric and Sue Hollinger …

Hiking

Wisconsin's Apostle Islands ice caves inaccessible to visitors

The National Park Service says it's still too dangerous to explore the Apostle Islands ice caves off the Wisconsin shore of Lake Superior.<p>When accessible, the majestic ice caves have attracted tens of thousands of visitors to the area. The park service says it's not known if or when the ice will be …

Texas Barbecue: ‘Brisket-Centric’ Eats That Are Worth the Wait

When popping into a Texas barbecue restaurant to try one of the state's signature dishes, include in your pre-meal prayer a nod to the patience that …

What to See in Joshua Tree National Park

Most folks think of deserts as desolate places that are devoid of life. Joshua Tree National Park, nestled in the middle of Southern California, …

The most beautiful bike trails in the U.S.

Scenic cycling<p>Some of America's most scenic bicycle trails are best suited for skilled mountain bikers, but other attractive bike paths are …

There is a place in Far West #Texas where rivers carve temple-like canyons in ancient limestone and a solitary mountain range is surrounded by a weather-beaten desert. This magical place is Big Bend #NationalPark. Long Nguyen (@ig.long) hiked 5 hours to the South Rim of @bigbendnps and encountered this beautiful vista. "We were excited to capture a different perspective of this beautiful landscape, in hopes to not only encourage others to go out and explore, but also work to preserve the natural landmarks that we have left,” he said. Photo courtesy of Long Nguyen (@ig.long). #usinterior #findyourpark