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Hit and run alert: RV smashes two cars then drives away

Talk about a jerk! The driver of this motorhome was turning it around on Danebro Ave. last Saturday, August 5, in a Eugene, Oregon...

Watch out for bears, Washington officials warn

Washington state officials are telling campers not to fear bears they may encounter in the wild, but to be aware. According to the Yakima Herald,...

RVing in the news for August 7, 2017

  What RVing says about modern marketing Financial Times RVing shipments are up 20 percent this year, yet another record year for sales. Big rigs...

GM recalling 700,000 Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra vehicles

General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and GMC Sierra 1500 vehicles. The potential number of units affected in the...

Ford recalls F-150, E-350 vehicles and others

Ford Motor Company is recalling 94,605 model year 2014 Ford F-150 and E-350, 2014-2015 Ford Escape, and 2015 Lincoln MKC vehicles in the U.S....

RV Travel Newsletter Issue 805

Learn about RV camping, RV travel, RV news and much more. This newsletter, now in its 16th year of continuous publication, is funded primarily...

Demand for National Park senior passes taxing supply

It still costs $10 for a lifetime Senior Pass to American National Parks. But not for long. On August 28, the fee jumps to...

How would you describe the quality of workmanship on your RV?

We hear a lot these days about the often poor quality RVs being manufactured. We've heard the same thing for many years, but to...

RV parts catalogs and Internet can save cash

  By Russ and Tiña De Maris Go into nearly any RV parts house and ask for something other than an ordinary, common part and you'll...

RVing in the news for August 4, 2017

Gas prices continue steady climb Cars.com Gas prices rose for the 4th week in a row, climbing 4 cents for a national average of...

New app remotely controls RV thermostat

Dometic's new CT Bluetooth Thermostat (CTBT) app, for iOS and Android, can control the temperature of Domestic single zone air conditioners and the furnace...
Boondocking

Don’t get stuck — Have a ‘Plan B’ when boondocking

By Bob Difley If you are reading this you might be either (A) a boondocker, or (B) thinking of becoming a boondocker. The very fact...