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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 RVLifestyle.com. 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.

8 Fascinating Facts About Yosemite

We're frequently writing about Yosemite National Park at the RV Lifestyle and for good reason — it's one of the oldest and most impressive of the nation's National Parks.  We've featured it in “12 Surreal U.S. Destinations Worth the RV Trip” and “10 Most Visited National Parks in 2019” and “13 Stunning Waterfalls in the […]Read More

RVing Adventure: Escape from Yosemite!

We were noodling up US 395 in California's Owens Valley east of the Sierras, enjoying the dry climate and lack of crowds, when The Tour Director (that would be my charming wife) decided she wanted to pop over the mountains and go to Yosemite, so the bus driver (that would be me) snagged a couple […]Read More

15 Most Scenic {and EPIC} West Coast Road Trips

The gorgeous Pacific and beautiful mountains lead to amazing West Coast road trips! From bustling sunny beaches, lush forests, and sand dunes to gorgeous rocky shores, the west coast offers something for everyone to enjoy. Read on for some beautiful places to put on your travel plans in California, Oregon, and Washington. You can also […]Read More

12 Surreal US Destinations Worth the RV Trip in 2021

RV travel is filled with some amazingly surreal US destinations for RVers to explore. Here is a list of our favorites from across the country. Take, for example, the waterfall that looks like it's practically made of fire. And that's just one of the surreal US destinations I'm talking about here.  The places may leave […]Read More

Camping Newbies cause massive damage to National Parks [2021 Update]

Hundreds of thousands of camping newbies are flocking to our federal lands, with many of them ignorantly – but sometimes intentionally – causing damage to National Parks. It is a nationwide problem, unprecedented in scope, brought about by COVID travel restrictions and the need for people to get away. And the flood of new campers […]Read More

5 Great Places for RVers Who Hate the Rain

We can safely consider ourselves among those RVers who hate the rain and are looking for places that have little rainfall. But try as we might to lay out the best plans for our RVing adventures, our RV Lifestyle Fellow Travelers know that it's simply impossible to control the weather.  The best you can do […]Read More

Avoid Crowds at These 10 Stunning U.S. National Parks

RVers are no doubt familiar with the U.S. National Parks, but there are definitely some that are better for avoiding big crowds — something travelers may be interested in more now than ever. But with more than 400 recognized national park areas encompassing more than 84 million acres across the U.S., it can be hard […]Read More

RV Podcast #318: RV Questions and Monster Stories for the campfire!

Questions! We get RV questions! And we have Monster stories to tell around the campfire! This week on the RV Podcast, we answer the most recent RV questions you’ve been asking about the RV Lifestyle as our Interview of the Week.  And in honor of Halloween, we have Monster Stories for the campfire from Patti […]Read More

2021 Camping Season Predictions from 24 Top RV Experts [EXCLUSIVE]

No one in the RV industry saw 2020 coming. But what about the 2021 camping season? We have the predictions from 24 RV industry experts: In getting these 2021 camping season predictions, we reached out to a large circle of RV influencers and industry experts. The good news is most see less uncertainty and turmoil, […]Read More

Where to find FREE or Cheap RV Sites Camping (2021)

Here's a HUGE list of Free or Cheap RV Sites & Camping Locations! This has been a crazy year for RVers. With so many newbies turning to RVing and Camping because of COVID-19 concerns, campgrounds have become overcrowded and overpriced. 2021 is going to be even more crazy busy! Frankly, given the current state of […]Read More

What the Great American Outdoors Act Means for RVers [GOOD NEWS!]

The Great American Outdoors Act is good news for RVers because it will bring a long-needed massive overhaul of the often crumbling National Parks system infrastructure. In a rare bipartisan move, the Great American Outdoors Act passed both houses of Congress and was just signed into law by President Trump. Finally! What’s in the Great […]Read More

RV Podcast #304: Rising COVID fears and RV Travel

Rising COVID fears and RV Travel uncertainty are causing RVers to stay closer to home and be much more cautious in their plans for the rest of the summer and into fall. As the nation once again finds COVID rates dramatically rising, RVers are wondering what to do with summer travel plans. “Should we stay or […]Read More

8 Super Easy Tips on How to Sell Your RV

This week on the RV Podcast, we give you inside tips on how to sell your RV. Don't get low balled from a dealer that offers to buy it or take it in as a trade-in. Sell it yourself! We did and the process couldn't have gone more smoothly. And in the process, we learned […]Read More

Remarkable Telemedicine for RVers

Worried about how you’re going to get healthcare when everything is closed? For many RVers during the recent lockdown, the answer was telemedicine. And what better way for RVers to learn about telemedicine than from. . . an RVer who does telemedicine. In this episode of our RV Podcast, we’re joined by Dr. Tom Davis […]Read More

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