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Hungry bear rips through RV’s side to enter. See the photo

We found this photo on the Facebook group Ketchikan Nostalgia Sharing. The post message read: "This is what happens when a bear in Alaska...

The campground of your dreams? No way!

Oh, this is way too funny — a publicity photo from the REV Group, the third largest motorhome manufacturer in America. Maybe a little...

Will RV parks nix fixed prices and charge based on demand?

By Andy Zipser Andy and his family are the owners and operators of the Walnut Hills Campground and RV Park in Staunton, Virginia. One of the...

How much solar power do you need?

The winter, snowbird season is upon us, and a parade of RVers is now underway south, many to boondock for months on end on...

Guidebook of free campgrounds updated after four years

By Bob Difley Any RVer that has been on the road for awhile likely has a dog-eared and ragged copy of Don Wright's Guide to...
KOA

KOA constructing new parks

It's no secret to most RVtravel.com readers that it's getting harder each year to find an available space in an RV park without a...

See prehistoric graffiti at Painted Rock Petroglyph Site

By Bob Difley Like most historic or recreation sites managed by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), they don't get a lot of publicity and...

Harvest Hosts to raise fees. Adds golf courses to free overnight locations

Harvest Hosts, a membership organization that has traditionally offered free overnight RV stays at more than 600 wineries, farms, breweries and other locations –...
Boondocking

Explore the Southwestern deserts – but don’t try to see everything

Here's a question from a reader of RVtravel.com about boondocking.  Hi Bob, I didn't realize how really HUGE the landmass of the Southwestern deserts is until I...

More Colorado State Park campsites available only with reservation

DENVER, Colo. - Starting in 2019, 20 of Colorado’s state parks will offer camping by reservation only. Effective Jan. 1, 15 state parks will...
Boondocking

How often do you have to recertify propane tanks?

Here's a question from a reader of RVtravel.com about boondocking.  Hi Bob, My husband and I began fulltime RVing in November 2017. We bought a 2003...
Boondocking

More on the gray (legal) area of dumping the gray tank

In last Saturday's Ask BoondockBob in the RV Travel newsletter a reader asked about dumping gray water onto or into the ground rather than driving...