Tags : roadtrek

Latest Tips for Camping in the Badlands of South Dakota [2021]

One trip that belongs on every RVers bucket list is camping in the Badlands of South Dakota. It's easy to see why American Indians and the early settlers called the area of southwestern South Dakota the Badlands. They are dry, unbearably hot in the summer, rugged, isolated and – in the days before modern transportation – […]Read More

Water Conservation in Your RV

Water conservation in your RV is very important if you are going to enjoy boondocking. One thing that will detract from your enjoyment of the wilderness is running out of water, especially when the nearest supply is far away. The camping location in the photo is perfect, except that the nearest source of drinking water […]Read More

Our top five RV frustrations [2021]

The RV Lifestyle is fulfilling and fun but it can also be extremely frustrating. We want to share our top five RV frustrations. Don't get me wrong. We love the RV Lifestyle. In fact, we recently published this blog post about the benefits of RV Travel! But the RV Lifestyle is a huge commitment, whether […]Read More

Rocky Mountain High in the Rocky Mountain National Park

I now understand what John Denver meant by his song: I've now been Rocky Mountain High. And like Denver, who penned the song shortly after moving to Aspen to celebrate his love for his new state and the awe-inspiring mountains, Colorado's Rocky Mountain National Park made me want to sing, too. If I could only […]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

Enjoy Cooking on the Road – Food Storage in Your RV

This “Cooking on the Road” article originally posted in 2013 by Guest author Campskunk – Updated in 2021 When we made the transition from a sticks and bricks house to fulltiming three years ago, one thing that didn't change much was the menu. I had wooed my beautiful bride with my cooking during our courtship […]Read More

Mail Forwarding for RVers

The question of Mail Forwarding for RVers is one of the most common ones we get from people hoping to go full time or planning long RV trips away from their sticks and bricks home. We talked to Amber Hobert, the President of Dakota Post, one of the largest of the various mail forwarding companies […]Read More

Climbing Pikes Peak in an RV: Is it safe? [PHOTOS and VIDEO]

Ever wondered about climbing Pikes Peak in an RV? It can be done! But it's not for the faint-hearted.  Yup. You can do mountain climbing in your RV! We drove our RV to the top of Pikes Peak, some 14,114 feet high. And then we drove down. In this article, we'll take you with us […]Read More

A Used Class B RV for Every Budget [essential advice for 2021]

Is the cost of a new Class B RV way beyond your reach? Despair not, there is an affordable Class B RV out there for every budget! This article is an update to one that originally came to us from Roget and Lynn Brucker,  who know more about finding and then keeping used class B […]Read More

10 Super Practical Reasons to Buy a Class B RV

Call them campervans. Call their style Van Life. Whatever you call it, Class B RVs are very popular these days. Here are 10 reasons to buy a Class B RV. The RV Lifestyle offers a lot of choices. From travel trailers, to fifth wheels to motorhomes, there is a vehicle to suit every style. And […]Read More

7 Super Simple Tips for using an RV as an everyday vehicle

Lots of people like us have been using their RV as an everyday vehicle. A Class B RV or Class C RV is perfect for running errands and making day trips. Here's how:  One of the great things about having a small RV – A Class B or Class C –  is that it also […]Read More

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