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Winnebago Introduces 2015 Models

Forest City, Iowa-based Winnebago Industries Inc. introduced the new 2015 models to the company’s dealer partners during its annual Dealer Days event at The Mirage in Las Vegas. Introductions included the all-new Brave and Tribute, Grand Tour and Ellipse Ultra … Continue reading

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PullRite Introduces SuperGlide Fifth Wheel Hitch Rated for 16,000 Pounds

PullRite announced that it is increasing the rating of one of its most popular fifth-wheel hitches, the #2700 automatic sliding ISR SuperGlide, that fits industry standard base rails to 16,000 pounds. The rating increase will not translate to a hike … Continue reading

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Keystone Hideout posts record year in 2013

Goshen, Indiana-based Keystone RV announces their Hideout brand of entry-level travel trailers and fifth wheels experienced record growth in 2013, as well as an incredible start to 2014. Hideout travel trailers, fifth wheels, and Retreat destination trailers closed 2013 with … Continue reading

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Camco Introduces Eaz-Lift Fifth Wheel Hitches

Greensboro, North Carolina-based Camco introduces two new fifth wheel hitches, the Eaz-Lift 18K and the 18KS. The 18K is a stationary fifth wheel hitch, and the 18KS is a sliding hitch. The hitches feature Eaz-Lift quality on a standard base-rail-style … Continue reading

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Storm Destroys RVs at Mississippi’s Gulf Coast RV Park

A strong storm system barreled through several Mississippi Gulf Coast communities yesterday evening (Monday, April 14), damaging and destroying numerous recreational vehicles in a campground, downing trees and power lines, and cutting electricity to some communities. One of the hardest hit … Continue reading

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Camping World Top RV Sales

For the ninth consecutive year, Camping World RV Sales is America’s No. 1 seller of towable and motorized RVs for 2013 as revealed by Statistical Surveys. Camping World RV dealerships amassed 47 individual dealer awards for being the top-in-class in … Continue reading

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State Parks Impact Alabama’s Economy

An earlier story detailed the economic benefits for communities located near national parks and other recreation and scenic hot spots. The National Park Service concluded that, nationwide, the country’s parks contributed more than $14.7 billion to gateway communities in 2012. … Continue reading

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Backing Up Digital Photos

If there is a downside to shooting digital, it has to be the need for a reliable backup system. Back up your photos on a regular basis—copy them to another location in case of a hard-drive failure. This has to … Continue reading

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GRAND Gathering Achieves Guinness World Record for Largest Human Q

In an earlier post on, we announced that the GRAND Gathering, the World’s Largest Gathering of Grand Parents and Great-Grand Parents, was planned for Quartzsite from March 6 to 9. So many Grands and Great-Grands were expected, organizers hoped … Continue reading

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Another Snowbird Season Ends as the Northern Migration Begins

As refugees from the frozen north, snowbirds escape winter at home by migrating southward each fall. These snowbirds are mostly seniors that live part time in the Sunbelt and spend summers in the Northern states and Canada. They are gilded … Continue reading

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