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Daily Archives: July 27, 2018


RV Travel Newsletter Issue 856

Learn about RV camping, RV travel, RV news and much more. This newsletter, now in its 17th year of continuous publication, is funded primarily...

Editor’s notes for July 27, 2018

By Chuck Woodbury Many odds and ends to report this week. Changes in our news section First, as you probably noticed, we changed our news section. Instead...

Boondockers: Get out of wildfire areas NOW

Here's a question from a reader of RVtravel.com about boondocking.  Hi Bob, The current wildfires and the likelihood of a dry, incendiary summer fire season has me quite...

What we learned about you last week (July 21-27)

By Emily Woodbury Another great week of learning all about you. Thanks for teaching us!  Were you popular in high school? That was our big question...

How important to you is socializing with other RVers at campgrounds or RV parks?

Do you like to socialize with your fellow campers? Is a visit to a campground or RV park not complete unless you make a...

This was a weird week. Here’s why

By Chuck Woodbury ROADSIDE JOURNAL I have been working too hard. No, I'm not looking for sympathy. I have been living/existing in my right brain, which...

Bear startles RV Shrink from deep sleep

Our RV Shrink, Dick Mallery, who has been popular with our readers for years for his sage advice, is not only an avid RVer,...

Carr Fire bears down on Shasta & Redding, campers flee, marina burns

Triple-digit temperatures, extremely low humidity, and gusty winds intensified overnight Thursday tripling the Carr Fire to 45 square miles, reports the Review-Journal. Dozens of...

See a drinking fountain for both humans and horses

Try to find one of these somewhere other than Welcome, Minnesota. It's a drinking fountain for both humans and horses. This one was built in...

World class F-bomb slingers in a town called Welcome

By Chuck Woodbury There's a little town in Minnesota called Welcome. Gail and I spent four days there last week in Korte's Checkers Welcome...

RV History: Slide outs celebrate 100 years

RV History with Al Hesselbart Popular selling features of RVs today, such as slide outs, are much older than most RVers realize. Almost every RV...

Is this the most beat up, junky motorhome in America?

Is this the most beat up, junky motorhome in America, maybe even in the world?! If not, it's got to be close. You might...