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Mike Wendland is a veteran journalist who, with his wife, Jennifer, travels North America in a small motorhome, blogging about the people, places, joys and adventure of RV life on the road at He and Jennifer also host the weekly RV Podcast and do twice-weekly videos on the YouTube RV Lifestyle Channel. They have written 10 books on RV travel.

Tahquamenon Falls Winter Campout Photos

Ever wondered what it's like camping in the winter? What you'd do? Want to try it? You can.  Our 3rd annual January Freezeout event is right around the corner – January 20-22. A few spots remain. Here's a recap of one of our days at last year's winter campout at Tahquamenon Falls in Michigan's Upper Peninsula […]Read More

Our 3rd Annual Tahquamenon Falls Winter Campout – Jan 20-22, 2017

It's still unbearably hot and humid in much of the country but soon it will be cold and that means a lot of folks are getting excited about our annual Freezeout Winter Camping Extravaganza at the beautiful Tahquamenon Falls State Park in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. Reservations are now open and this event always fills up! And […]Read More

Photos from the Tahquamenon Falls Winter Campout

It's been a blast at our annual Tahquamenon Falls Winter Campout watching folks get acquainted and reacquainted and, like a bunch of kids on a snow day, head off for winter fun. There's about 20 inches or snow on the level ground, plenty for snowshoeing and cross country skiing. And pretty much that's what everyone […]Read More

RV Fun in the Snow: Roadtreking at Tahquamenon Falls

When Yan Seiner and I first tossed out the idea of a winter RV campout in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, we thought maybe, just maybe, one or two others would join us. So imagine our surprise when 25 people in 14 Roadtreks and a GMC Yukon joined us for a late January weekend at […]Read More

Tahquamenon Falls camping in the wintertime

The hardest thing about finding a spot to camp in the wintertime in the north is finding an open campground. As we toured Michigan’s beautiful snow covered Upper Peninsula in mid-February looking for a place to spend the night, all we found were Wal-Mart and Indian casino parking lots. Sorry, but those kind of environments […]Read More

Best of Mackinaw Mill Creek Camping in Mackinaw City, MI

Mackinaw Mill Creek Camping is a must for families! Michigan is a favorite vacation spot for Jennifer and me. We have even enjoyed the Lake Michigan shoreline in winter! If you have not visited Michigan, you may want to add it to your list. Today I am highlighting an excellent place, Mackinaw City in Northern […]Read More

The 5 Best Things to Do in Munising Michigan

Munising MI was one of the first destinations Jennifer and I ventured to when we started RVing! Take a look at this video I did of the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore all the way back in 2012 when Jennifer and I first started our RVing adventures. This isn’t even on our YouTube channel! This video […]Read More

The Amateur Radio Hobby and the RVer: A Perfect Match

The amateur radio hobby is a perfect complement to the RV Lifestyle, offering community, public service and so many fun opportunities that you can stay busy a lifetime. Personally, I've been a radio amateur, or ham operator, since I was a teenager. My ham call sign is K8ZRH. Now a half century later and on […]Read More

Awesome camping in the UP: Michigan’s stunning Upper Peninsula

Camping in the UP – Michigan’s Upper Peninsula – is an RV owner’s delight, with little bays, promontories, nooks, and wilderness crannies to explore in the up-close style that RVers prefer. We visit the UP in all seasons, several times a year. Yes, we even visit in the winter, when heavy snow as deep as […]Read More

Camping the Lake Michigan Shoreline in Winter [SPECTACULAR]

One of the best ways to enjoy the RV and truly get alone with nature is by camping the Lake Michigan Shoreline in winter. The long and beautiful coast of Lake Michigan along the Wolverine State is home to well over 100 campgrounds and state forest campsites. But most are seasonal and shut down tight […]Read More

3 Amazing Destinations in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

Michigan's Upper Peninsula is filled with gorgeous destinations– here are some of our faves! Whenever someone asks us “Where is one of your favorite places in the US to go boondocking?” Our answer is, unquestionably, in unison “The UP of Michigan.” The UP meaning Michigan's Upper Peninsula of course. Luckily for us, it has been […]Read More

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