Is The Summer Of 2018 The Summer Of The Road Trip?

Suddenly, old-fashioned road trips are trendy again. Surveys show they’re on the rise. Websites, newspapers, magazines, and even books are featuring road trips like they’re the next big thing—even though they’re actually a longstanding American tradition steeped in nostalgia and pop culture, from the 1950’s Beat Generation literary classic “On the Road” to the 1983 […]

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The Past, Present, and Future of Forestry Come Alive At the Cradle of Forestry

The Past, Present, and Future of Forestry Come Alive At the Cradle of Forestry in America © Rex Vogel, all rights reserved

Nestled in Pink Beds Valley is the Cradle of Forestry in America. This heritage site is the birthplace of science-based forest management. George and Edith Vanderbilt of the nearby Biltmore Estate are accredited for this living legacy. Some 87,000 aces of the Vanderbilt’s “Pisgah Forest” tract became the nucleus of the Pisgah National Forest, established in […]

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6 Amazing National Parks Your Family Must Experience This Summer

As you plan your family summer vacation, consider one of America’s amazing national parks. The U.S. features a wonderful array of natural wonders that offer everything from hiking to kayaking and sightseeing to tent and RV camping. Whether you enjoy outdoor activities or want to take it easy, everyone can find something to love at […]

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14 Essential Items To Pack on Your Next Road Trip

There are certain essential products that are must-haves for RVers. Packing the right items is key to the perfect road trip. In addition to necessities like your wallet, phone, clothes, and keys, you’ll be glad you brought these 14 items along for the journey. Basic toolkit It’s always a good idea to buy and stock […]

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