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By Jerry | Living The Dream

40 places to see in Texas besides the Alamo

While the number one tourist attraction in Texas is The Alamo, there are a lot of other places that you may have never heard of. You might know of …

Texas

Road Trip from Denver to Taos: Best Things to Do

Posted by Julia on Apr 24, 2017 in Travel<p>What makes a good road trip? For me, it’s the freedom of the open road, a sense of exploration and the …

Road Trips

Wickstrom: Golden Gate Canyon Park a secluded location to fish, camp, picnic and hike near Denver

Colorado Parks and Wildlife offers a number of great facilities with fishing, camping, picnicking, trails and more, in the Denver metro area (Cherry …

Colorado

I don't know how many places we've slept in this rusty old girl. Hundreds, some so holy and sacred we didn't take a picture, some so beat up and spur of the moment we didn't even think to. - There've been level spots, there've been campsites on hills so steep our e-brake groaned and all our stuff rolled from the front to the back. - This spot in particular was just last night, half an hour down a rutted dirt road, and the sun went down so late I swore summer would arrive the next day (it didn't) and we slept sound and still and dreamless, as though it were the first time we'd ever slept outside. #homeiswhereyouparkit

33+ Camper Van Design for Your Perfect Summer Holiday — Fres Hoom

Touring Camper Van Design<p>A few more days will enter the summer vacation, what do you plan to do? Whether you are going on holiday to other countries …

RVs

As night falls on Devils Tower National Monument (@devilstowernps), it transforms into a place of wonder. Thousands of twinkling, glittering stars dot the night sky over an astounding geologic feature that protrudes out of the rolling prairie surrounding the #BlackHills. Stay for nature’s night show at #DevilsTower -- it’s worth it! Photo by #NationalPark Service. #usinterior #findyourpark

10 of Canada's best lesser-known national parks

To mark its 150th anniversary, Canada is offering free entry to its stunning national parks. But which to pick? We select 10 lesser-known wildernesses<p>Canada has vast swathes of unspoiled nature, from coasts to mountains to tundra and frozen Arctic deserts. While some of these spectacular landscapes …

National Parks

Now is the best time to spot adorable bison calves in South Dakota

Custer State Park’s first bison calves of 2017 were born. Video of the tiny ungulates shows them exploring the prairie with the rest of the herd.<p>Around 300 are born at the park every year between mid-April and mid-March. Adult bison can reach 2000 lbs and they rely on a hefty diet of grass and …

Wildlife

12 Spectacular Reasons to Get Out Into Vegas' Beautiful Backyard

<i>If you're even thinking of being in Vegas, check out the rest of our DestiNATION: Vegas guide. It's stacked with expert advice from locals on what to</i> …

Las Vegas

Native Campervans rents out converted vans for your next adventure

Try #vanlife on for size<p>If you want to try out the adventure-van lifestyle but don’t want to spend serious cash on a bespoke model like this one, look no further than Native Campervans.<p>The Denver-based company rents out fully equipped camper-vans for long or short term road trips through the Rocky …

RVs

How a Random Laotian Motorcycle Led to an Endless Road Trip

This is a story of love. Before they met, Natasha and Pete had a passionate love of long-term international and domestic travel. Separately, they …

RVs

#Shenandoah National Park is a playground for adventure, learning and fun! Just a short distance from #WashingtonDC, it’s the perfect escape, and this weekend is a perfect time to plan a trip. We’re waiving the entrance fees for all national parks April 22-23. Get out there, and #FindYourPark! Photo from @shenandoahnps Hazel Mountain Overlook by #NationalPark Service. #usinterior

Tested: 3 Snack Bars Guaranteed to Keep You Going on Spring Adventures

Photo: Glacier National Park Now that it’s time to harvest that spring corn while the resorts are still getting some snow–or even get out on your …

Eating

Picking The Perfect Truck Camper

Share Email Comments<p>Truck Camper Magazine lays out the critical decisions for choosing a truck camper, explains the important options, details their …

Campers

We sleep out in places like this 95% of the time. - To us, inhabiting the wilder spaces of North America is the true benefit of living in our bus. - Out here, miles down a rugged dirt road, you can find resources that are scarce in our modern world; true darkness, silence, and solitude. And beauty, there is natural beauty, beauty that man did not create. #homeiswhereyouparkit

Never Stop Moving: 15 Mobile Homes Designed For Life On The Road

These gorgeous trailers, campers, and tents offer a way to escape modern life for the open road.<p>What would it mean to give up your house or apartment and commit to a life on the road, moving from place to place as you please? Even if you’re giving up a permanent space, you’d gain freedom–and …

Campers

#Vanlife

How the quest for a simpler life became a life-style brand.<p>Emily King and Corey Smith had been dating for five months when they took a trip to Central America, in February, 2012. At a surf resort in Nicaragua, Smith helped a lanky American named Foster Huntington repair the dings in his board. When …

Five Years

The best view in every state

<b>The INSIDER Summary:</b><p><b>If you're in New Orleans go to the rooftop at the Omni Royal Orleans Hotel or if you're in Utah go to Angel's Landing.</b>• <b><br>These are the places to go in every state for the best jaw-dropping view.</b><p>The United States isn’t just amber waves of grain and purple mountain majesties—though …

Trails

Eight Nights, Five American Parks, a Family of Three, and One RV

One family sets out to experience the spectacular parks of the West in a camper, embarking on a journey that takes them to Joshua Tree, the Grand …

RVs

6 Secret Camping Spots in California You've Never Even Heard Of

Summer is coming up fast, and that means one thing: campsites throughout California will soon start filling up like wildfire. Even if you manage to …

Where to Stay for Free Near 9 U.S. National Parks

The 59 U.S. National Parks, treasures of natural beauty, unique geology, diverse flora and fauna, and incomparable recreational features, celebrate …

National Parks

Testing Turo, AirBnB on Wheels

Very little can match the joy of a mint 1983 Volkswagen Westy. You know it’s someone’s beloved pride. In all likelihood, it has a name. And for a single weekend, I had a vintage model all to myself, having borrowed it for a quick road trip in October through a rental service called Turo.<p>Think of …

Airbnb

The giant saguaro 🌵 is the universal symbol of the American west. These majestic plants, found only in a small portion of the United States, are protected by #Saguaro #NationalPark outside of Tucson, Arizona. Here @saguaronationalpark, you can see these enormous cacti, silhouetted by a magnificent desert sunset. Photo by Debbie Angel (www.sharetheexperience.org). #findyourpark #usinterior

Tiny trailers and teardrops appeal to a simpler time, lifestyle

It’s the type of streamlined practicality that could make you cry.<p>Teardrop trailers, which got their start in the 1930s when do-it-yourself magazines …

RVs

10 Most Popular Road Trip Routes in the US

Black Hills of South Dakota<p>For history, scenery and a distinctly American taste of culture, begin your road trip on I-90 and take exit 131 for the …

RVs

Why you should savor Big Bend National Park like a fine red wine | Texas Travel

Midway between El Paso and Laredo, the southeasterly flowing Rio Grande River takes a big bend to the northeast. In the middle of this Mexican border …

RVs

The Best Binoculars For Birds, Bears, and Buffalo

Share Email Comments<p>Truck Camper Magazine readers reveal the best binocular brands, magnifications, and features for wildlife viewing, hikes, and …

Campers

So Long Maui. Hello Freedom!

Share Email Comments<p>After twenty-five years in Hawaii, Cheryl Ambrozic dreamed of long distance travel. After selling almost everything, she moved to …

Campers

Do You Really Need $25 Merino Hiking Socks?

I truly believe in high-quality merino socks. They make my feet less smelly and do a stellar job of managing temperature. For a more detailed explanation about why this piece of gear is so important, I reached out to two Appalachian Trail fastest-known time (FKT) holders. Then I called Lyn Feinson, …

Trail Running