Janet Smith

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Plan for a Summer in Lake Tahoe

A summer spent near the shores of beautiful, blue Lake Tahoe is a bucket list trip for many. But that vacation will take some planning; the RV parks …

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RV Solar Panels – A Beginner’s Guide | Fulltime RVing & Boondocking

If you want to add solar panels to your RV, there is plenty of information on the internet. A lot of that information can be confusing, especially …

8 Essential RV Boondocking Tips for Newbies

RV boondocking; the sense of solitude, the vast natural vistas, and it’s free! It will be just you, the sky, the mountains, the birds, the trees, and …

Army Corp of Engineers COE Campgrounds

The Army Corps of Engineers (COE) dates all the way back to 1779, and among the many public works projects, the United States Army Corps of Engineers …

Fulltime RV Boondocking | Fulltime RVing & Boondocking

Many people are seduced by the idea that you can “live anywhere you want” in an RV, that you can “live for free on BLM land”, which is partially …

Camping Lake Tahoe | Fulltime RVing & Boondocking

This is a little bit of a tricky road, but we made it! All twists and turns, mostly one lane each way, with two lanes occasionally for passing. We …

Boondocking Recon Fulltime RV Lake Tahoe

<b>I did a recon on the boondocking sites in the Lake Tahoe area, area, with updated GPS coordinates. Did not come up with much appropriate for my</i> …

Scotts Lake Tahoe RV Boondocking

<b>I spent a couple of days at the Scott’s Lake campground, which is free. My 2004 Fleetwood Fiesta 26Q had trouble getting over Luther Pass, revving at</b> …

I Can Live Free, Anywhere I Want in My RV... Well, Not Quite.

Many people are seduced by the idea that you can “live anywhere you want” in an RV, that you can “live for free on BLM land”, which is partially …

Summer RV Tips to Help Keep You Cool in the Summer

About the only places in North America with temperatures below 90-100 degrees in the summer are on the extreme Northwest or Northeast coasts, in the …

Pacific Northwest? Plan Ahead for a Stress Free Summer of RVing!

The Pacific Northwest is a popular destination for fulltime RVers; camping under the cool and stately Redwoods, or on the dramatic, coastline beaches …

What RV City Slickers Need to Know About Small Town America

<b>There are a few things people who live in cities take for granted, such as the availability of cell service, free cell service, banks and ATMs,</b> …

Off Grid Land for Sale

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Casino Camping in Laughlin NV

The town of Laughlin NV came into being in 1964, when Don Laughlin, who owned the 101 Club in Las Vegas, purchased the land at the southern tip of …

Visiting the Mission San Xavier del Bac in Tucson

Mission San Xavier del Bac was founded in 1692 by Father Kino, a Jesuit missionary, at the center of a centuries old Tohono O’odham Indian settlement …

The Beauty of Maps

The United States has an infinite variety of culture between the different states, and much open, wild land, it could take you a lifetime to see it …

RV Camping in Beautiful Cathedral Gorge NV

Cathedral Gorge is along U.S. Highway 93, approximately 165 miles north of Las Vegas, and just one mile from the tiny farming and ranching town of …

Are Wind Generators for RVs a Good Option?

There are a few methods of maintaining house power in your RV. Of course, <b>RV solar panels</b> are the first and most popular choice, but a wind generator …

Boondocking Safety Tips for Women

The idea of RVing and boondocking alone can be intimidating, especially if you’re a woman. As a woman, you must be armed with both experience and …

The Advantages of Van Life

<i>Why living the van life?</i> Vans absolutely do not have the homey comforts of an RV, such as a bathroom or a kitchen, but it’s cheaper compared to an …

Fulltime RV Boondocking

<b>If you want freedom, and have a love of nature, then the life of a fulltime RV boondocker might be for you!</b><p>Camping with your RV on public lands, is a …

RV Boondocking Full Time

First of all, what is “boondocking”?<p>Boondocking, also known as dry camping, is camping “off grid”, with no hookups for electric, sewer or water. It …

RV Boondocking Rainwater Collection

I have a simple set up to collect rainwater off the roof of the motorhome while boondocking. During a recent desert storm, that lasted half a day, I …

7 Essential Tips Before You Go Boondocking

There are those RVers who are boondocking full time, only occasionally going into an RV park. While RVs are designed with campgrounds in mind, with …

10 Tips for RV Water Conservation While Boondocking

Many newbie RV dry campers may be disappointed to find that their fresh water only lasted two or three days, because they used it as if they had an …

Why Are So Many Fulltime RVers From Montana and South Dakota?

If you’ve been in an RV park, you may have noticed what seems to be a disproportionate number of South Dakota and Montana license plates. The truth …

Tips for Fueling Up Your RV

Pulling into a gas station in can be a high stress ordeal for newbie Rvers; the challenge is maneuvering such a large vehicle around in a small …