RV Ownership Hits Record 8.9M

The Recreation Vehicle Industry Association’s (RVIA) latest RV Consumer Demographic Profile, scheduled to be released to the industry this fall, shows RV ownership has reached a new peak while also offering promising news on future RV purchase intentions. The research, conducted by Richard Curtin, RV industry analyst and director of consumer surveys at the University […]

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NPS Status Recommended for Valles Caldera

Valles Caldera National Preserve is an ecologically rich 89,000-acre swath of land in northwest New Mexico, one with a long human history and with a spectacular history of volcanism. And it’s an area that National Parks Conservation Association (NPCA) officials believe would best be served as a unit of the National Park System, reports National […]

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October RV Manufacturer Recalls

Three recreational vehicle manufacturers—Airstream, Jayco, and Cruiser RV—have recently announced recalls. Airstream, Inc. Jackson Center, Ohio-based Airstream, Inc. is recalling 18 model year 2011-2012 International, 16-foot RVs, manufactured from May 10, 2010 through September 7, 2011. These vehicles were manufactured with the incorrect tire information label. During replacement of the tires, a consumer could install […]

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Festival of Cranes: Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge

The Fly-Out in the morning and the Fly-In in the evening are memorable events. That’s part of the mystique, why the cranes get top billing here, why the organizers call this event The Festival of Cranes. A week before Thanksgiving (November 15-20, in 2011), Bosque officials celebrate the birds’ arrival with six days of birding […]

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