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Camping on Uncle Sam's BLM lands

Courtesy wikipedia.org -- public domainRVers out West have a real treasure: Over an eighth of the total U.S. land mass is managed by Uncle Sam's …

5 Ways To Camp For Under $500/year

Having gotten some philosophical musings out in my last post (THANK YOU everyone for all the comments…it really seemed that post resonated deeply …

Leaving Behind the Daily Grind

Share Email Comments<p>Jorn and his wife, Haichong, quit their jobs, sold their house, downsized to a truck camper, and then hit the road full-time to …

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Our RV Windshield Screens Are Driving Us Batty!

3 Steps to Go Full-time RVing and Live Your Dream

<b>Every day more RVers are hitting the road for a permanent full-timing adventure.</b><p>From fulltiming families to solo road trippers, thousands of …

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Is your camp food safe? Bears use tools to extend their reach

It may no longer be good enough to hang your food in a tree to keep it away from bears when you go camping, according to a first-of-its-kind study at the Bear Research Education and Conservation Centre at Washington State University (WSU).<p>Some – but not all – grizzlies can use primitive tools to …

The Ultimate Road Trip Through America’s Mountains and Prairies

Lyrically, “America the Beautiful” covers “sea to shining sea,” but at its heart it’s about where prairies and mountains meet. Katharine Lee Bates, a schoolteacher-poet from Massachusetts, wrote it in 1895, after a trip up Pike’s Peak in Colorado Springs, where she looked east over the plains and …

Road Trip: Great Smoky Mountains

From the May 2012 issue of National Geographic Traveler<p>In the early 1900s, outdoorsman Horace Kephart likened the Great Smoky Mountains to an “Eden still unpeopled and unspoiled.” A century later, the range the Cherokees once called the “land of the blue mist” stars as the showpiece of America’s …

National Parks

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Everything Bagels

1. To make the sponge, stir the yeast into the flour in a 4-quart mixing bowl. Add the water, whisking or stirring only until it forms a smooth, …

Baking

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10 Things I Wish I Knew Before Full Time RVing Across the Country

Full time RVing certainly has its challenges. Read these can't miss tips by a couple who recently decided to visit all 48 of the lower United …

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Squeezing watts out of your solar panels -- while shady camping

As we're presently traveling in the Pacific Northwest, our boondocking skills are getting a bit of a challenge in an environment so different from …

Everything You Need to Know to Start Baking Awesome Bread

Hi everyone, and welcome to our brand new bread column. Think of this as a safe space, committed to talking about—and demystifying—your breads and doughs. It's a vast world with a whole lot of potential for experimentation, but the root of the problem is this: Yeast, mysterious and giving, seems to …

Keep Your RV Gray Tank Open? Closed? How About BOTH?!

How RV Heating and Cooling Really Work

Using the climate control in an RV is simple, but there are a few things that make it different than using a home system.<p>Understanding when to run …

Roulottes neuves ultra légères fabriquées au Canada

Les Roulottes Prolite<p>Prolite est un manufacturier canadien de roulottes ultralégères, reconnu et réputé pour la qualité de ses roulottes, leur valeur …

Changement Climatique

Motorhome Battery Primer | MotorHome Magazine

Understanding how motorhome batteries operate, and how to maintain them, can lead to EASIER travels<p><b>When all goes well on an RV trip, we rarely stop</b> …

Clean Energy

SP Campground Review – Deception Pass State Park, Whidbey Island, WA

A pretty, but crazy busy and tight state park at the northern end of Whidbey Island, WA. NOT recommended for big rigs.<p>Link to campground here: …

How to Replace Incandescent and Halogen Bulbs With LEDs in Your RV

<b>LED lighting is all the rage right now.</b><p>In this article you’ll learn how to change out your incandescent and halogen bulbs and replace them with …

Home Automation

RV Clubs, Groups And Rallies - A Great Way To Meet People & Make Friends | The RVing Guide

The best way to get to know people that share the same interest as yourself is to join groups and participate in events where like-minded people get …

Dark Chocolate Waffles

6 Servings<p>Buttermilk brings slight tang and moisture to the batter, while olive oil offers fruity richness. Choose a mild-flavored (not too peppery) type of oil for these waffles.<p>February 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups all-purpose flour<p>½ cup unsweetened cocoa powder<p>¼ cup (packed) brown sugar<p>2 teaspoons …

Breakfast

RV Inverter Install: Four Different DIY Methods to Get off the Grid

Hopefully you’ve read my previous post “<b>How to choose the Best RV Inverter</b>” which means you did your research, estimated your power requirements, and …

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My favorite RV roads

Waiting<p>I have been home two weeks now. Although it took a bit of time my Roadtrek is cleaned inside and out and waiting for the next trip. I go out …

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Unplugged: How much power am I using?

Blaaaaaaaaaaah! We woke up to the shriek of the propane detector at 5 am in a parking lot outside a completely full campground on Natchez Trace. We …

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50 Things To See or Do See in Your RV Before You Die

You might have read it or flipped through it or seen it on a shelf and thought, “I should pick that up.”<p>The first thing many visitors notice about …