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RVs reach cargo carrying capacity with just two passengers. Is your rig dangerously overweight?

Is your RV dangerously overweight? Do you know its real cargo carrying capacity? One of the things I’ve noticed in my daily RV reviews...

How many RVs are burning? It depends on where you look

Last week, I wrote an essay about the growing problem of the “rolling homeless"—those unfortunates forced by various factors to live full time in...

Truck camper demolished when hit with 85 mph winds

We write often about the importance of knowing the weather ahead of you, whether you're staying in one place or traveling. It can, quite...

RVing safety: Everything you should know about taking safety precautions when you travel

RVing safety has taken on new meaning in the past few years. The COVID-19 crisis sensitized all of us to the importance of staying...

Don’t let your RV get blown over! Tips for getting ahead of the wind

It takes a lot of energy and attention to drive an RV safely, and even more so when it's windy. Spring and fall seem...

RVers buy motorhome for $1. Then they light it on fire!

Our friends Marc and Julie Bennett of RVlove.com have performed a wonderful service for RVers. They've produced a fascinating video that may help save...

The Gabby Petito murder and what it means to a road tripper

By this point you’re probably familiar with the disappearance, and now confirmed murder, of Gabby Petito. This week, instead of focusing on little-known escapes...

Solo camping: Tips for staying safe while RVing alone

We recently ran a survey asking readers: "Couples: Would you likely keep traveling with an RV if your partner died?" The majority, 74 percent,...

Your RV Disaster Plan, Part 2: Prepare yourself!

By Russ and Tiña De Maris In Part 1 of this story, Your RV Disaster Plan, we talked about how to prepare your RV for...

Your RV Disaster Plan: Part 1 – Ready that rig!

By Russ and Tiña De Maris Hurricane Ida belted the South with wind and rain. Wildfires, seemingly without number, have whacked the West. Trucks and...

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