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Busy summer weekends are coming — Here’s a survival technique

By Bob Difley Summer RVing can be one of the more pleasant aspects of the RV lifestyle, and also one of the more stressful. Full-timers...

Flagpoles: useful or nuisance?

By Greg Illes Anybody who has been to an Off-Highway-Vehicle (OHV) camp, or to Quartzsite or other big gathering, has seen the tall flagpoles reaching...

RV resale: Appearance matters – Protect your RV’s looks

by Steve Savage, Mobility RV Service Nothing ensures a rapid sale more than how something looks, which leads to this thought. Many manufacturers use decals...

How do you clean your RV’s roof?

By Dicor Prouducts RV owners should get their roofs cleaned at least twice a year to prevent damaging substances from getting too embedded and creating...

Can your “other half” handle the rig?

By Bob Difley Though becoming more balanced among couples, more men still drive their RVs than women. If you are the female half of a...

Recycling gray water

By Jim Twamley I have no problem recycling RV gray water onto grass, shrubs and trees. Plants will thrive on RV gray water if you...

Park rangers give techno tips to get you out of trouble

By Russ and Tiña De Maris Rangers at Utah's Zion National Park say that technology has proven a godsend for some visitors who've gotten into...

Look below the surface to find “travel jewels”

By Greg Illes Trekking across the featureless desert south of Death Valley, traveling dancer/artist Marta Becket got a flat tire. The year was 1967, and...

Chilling while driving your motorhome

By Russ and Tiña De Maris A new reader sent us an email with an interesting question: "Can we run the propane generator while driving?" It's...

Should you buy that “vintage” RV?

By Steve Savage, Mobility RV Service We used to just call old RVs "old." Now we call them "vintage." What's changed? Whether perusing Craigslist or...

Camp hosts: What’s in it for you?

By RVtravel.com staff Many full-time RVers work part- or sometimes full-time as camp hosts, usually during the summer travel season. In exchange for a few...

Looking for deals? Check out the visitors bureau

By Bob Difley When you're traveling by RV, you cover a lot of ground — and you can spend a lot of money. Who doesn't...