Monthly Archives: March 2011

RV Fire Safety

One of the more common calls the Yuma Rural/Metro Fire Department responds to this time of year is for fires in recreational vehicles, according to fire marshal Curt Foster. According to Foster, two such calls happened last week, The Yuma … Continue reading

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Remember the Alamo: 13 Fateful Days

Remember the Alamo! The seeds of war were planted as Stephen F. Austin, charged with bringing settlers to the frontier of the new nation, started populating Texas with colonists from the United States, a trend the Mexican government eventually found … Continue reading

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Remember the Alamo

Texas is big, beautiful, and diverse. So much has been said about Texas—its sunny seacoast to mile-high mountains, dense forests to cactus-studded desert, great cities to small villages and towns, rich and diverse history, and the hallowed Shrine that represents … Continue reading

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Santa Fe Skies Solar Power Project

Santa Fe Skies is an 11-year-old family built, owned, and operated RV Park overlooking the beautiful mountains of Santa Fe, New Mexico. This “Big Rig friendly” park offers 20/30/50 amp electric service to all 98 sites. This has allowed the … Continue reading

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In the News for All the Wrong Reasons

The RV Industry is NOT immune from scam artists. In yesterday’s post we reported on three recent news items related to consignment sales of recreational vehicles. We conclude with several additional stories that have recently been “in the News for … Continue reading

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Some Days Are Diamonds, Some Days Are Stones

Some Days Are Diamonds, Some Days Are Stones, was made popular by John Denver in 1981. Yesterday’s post focused on one incredible “diamond day” for an Arkansas couple. The RVing lifestyle is like no other but occasionally a stone or … Continue reading

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Some Days Are Diamonds…

Arkansas, The Natural State, is blessed with an abundance of geological wonders. Crater of Diamonds State Park in Murfreesboro, the only diamond-producing site in the world open to the public, stands out as a unique geological “gem” for you to … Continue reading

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National Park Week: Start Planning Now

Looking for an affordable place to visit this spring? Look no further than a National Park. From sea to shining sea, the United States has some of the most breath taking national parks and scenic wonderlands. Each national park has … Continue reading

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A new trailer that’s old

Airstream, arguably the most recognized RV manufacturer in North America, has partnered with Eddie Bauer to produce a new trendy trailer—the 2011 Eddie Bauer Airstream travel trailer. First unveiled at the 48th Annual National RV Trade Show in Louisville, Kentucky … Continue reading

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Lazydays Hosts Tailgate Party

Get out the grill, stock up the cooler, and let the party begin! Tailgating is about having fun, eating great food, and—would you believe—checking out the new RV models. It may not be time for fall football frenzy. But the … Continue reading

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