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Boondocking

Best ways to choose a campground

By Russ and Tiña De Maris Not all campsites are created equal. Some differences are obvious — the view from the site in one can...

Mosquitoes — deal with them (even if you can’t beat them)

By Greg Illes The first thing you'll always hear about mosquitoes is DEET, the active ingredient in the most-effective (to date) repellent. "Get some DEET...
Boondocking

Furnace gobbles electricity when boondocking: Try this instead

  Here's a question from a reader of RVtravel.com about boondocking.  Hi Bob, Our RV's furnace, though powerful and keeps us warm, uses a lot of electricity...
Boondocking

Revise the way you think about boondocking

  Here's a question from a reader of RVtravel.com about boondocking.  Hi Bob, Whenever we get into discussions with other RVers about boondocking, I find that we...

Camping is a new ballgame as a full-timer

  By Chuck Woodbury editor, RVtravel.com I wrote about my crowded RV park in today's (Dec. 10, 2016) RV Travel newsletter. I did not paint a...

Advice for dealing with noisy campground neighbors

  Dear RV Shrink: Can you tell me what my attitude should be about noisy campground neighbors? I seem passive in situations because I do...

Try out a propane campfire when burning wood just won’t do

By Greg Illes Let's face it — a wood campfire is the ultimate outdoor experience in so many ways. The dancing flames, flickering light and...

Bureau of Reclamation camping — an RVing win-win

  By Bob Difley The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation’s mission is to “manage, develop, and protect water and related resources in an environmentally and economically sound...
Boondocking

Nevada Highway 93 boondock jewel: Pahranagat Wildlife Refuge

By Russ and Tiña De Maris There are plenty of long and lonely stretches of road Out West. Traveling north out of Las Vegas on the 2-lane...
Boondocking

Brian asks: Help! How to find boondocking campsites

  Here's a question from a reader of RVtravel.com about boondocking.  Hi Bob, I'm confused. How can I tell whether I can boondock on lands along my...
Boondocking

Dunedocking — RVing in sand!

By Dave HelgesonSand dunes exist throughout the western states and offer great camping opportunities for boondocking. While most of us associate sand dunes with...

We know what the Lone Ranger did with his trash – How about yours?

By Russ and Tiña De Maris It's a problem that doesn't get much play —but what do you do with the trash? Many "boondocking" locations...