Category Archives: Camping

RVing in my Tilley Hat

RV travel is about seeing new places, experiencing life from a different perspective, taste testing local cuisine, making new friends, experiencing a random moment, and enjoying my good looking and highly functional Tilley hat. Even though they are supremely endurable … Continue reading

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Camping in August

RV travel is one of the most enjoyable and rewarding ways to vacation and August is prime camping season. The timing could not be better. The attraction of recreational vehicle travel is to see the country, visit new places, meet … Continue reading

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RV Parking Rules: A Double Whammy

Rarely a week goes by without a media story about some community somewhere in the United States or Canada imposing restrictive rules, regulations, ordinances, and general hassles on owners of recreational vehicles. Communities across the United States and Canada are reviewing … Continue reading

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5 Ways To Save Money On Fuel

More than 20 million Americans will travel in RVs throughout the summer months, heading to our country’s 16,000-plus campgrounds, and enjoying time outdoors with family and friends. RV travel can be expensive. Knowing where to cut costs, save money, and be … Continue reading

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Man Charged For Feeding Bears

Do not feed wildlife! How hard is that to understand? In an earlier article I reported on an incident involving the feeding of people-food to a black bear 3. 4 miles outside the north gate to Banff National Park. In … Continue reading

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Planning Your RV Road Trip

Is a road trip on your agenda this summer? Prior to departure planning is required to ensure that your vacation vision becomes your rolling reality. By spending time planning in advance of your RV vacation you’ll get more out of your … Continue reading

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Camping Etiquette: Getting Away From Each Other & Doing It Together

With the arrival of summer, one thing is certain. Americans and Canadians will flee the cities by the thousands in search of open space and a chance to get away from the rest of us. The situation is akin to … Continue reading

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RV Camping and Fishing

It is always fishing―and RV camping­―season somewhere in the U.S. and Canada. Lakes, rivers, streams, ponds, and ocean waters are filled with fish just waiting to test your skills. Recreational or sport fishing has become a popular sport and outdoor … Continue reading

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Camp Without Reservations This Holiday Weekend

TripTrist Travel Planners has encouraging news if you want to go on a camping adventure for the long 4th of July weekend. It is possible to camp without reservations even though most sites in RV parks and campgrounds were reserved … Continue reading

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Using Social Media To Plan Camping Trips

Although the stereotype of RVers might be an older couple cruising around the United States completing their bucket list, the modern camper is drastically different than in years past. Social media and easy access to the world wide web has … Continue reading

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