Category Archives: RV Tips

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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Winnebago Offers FREE Factory Tours

Annually more than 10,000 visitors come to Forest City, Iowa, to get the inside story of one of America’s most iconic brands—Winnebago. You are invited to see for yourself why Winnebago is the best-selling brand and most recognized name in RVing with a … Continue reading

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Airstream Releases First Live Riveted Owner Story

An earlier story announced the introduction of Airstream’s new social-media driven campaign, “Live Riveted”. The campaign, which launches with a 90-second video, consumer manifesto, and “live riveted challenge”, is anchored by a new microsite (SEE link below) “Every day I meet people … Continue reading

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Atwood Mobile Introduces New Line of Power Jacks

Elkhart, Indiana-based Atwood Mobile Products LLC announced the introduction of a new line of power jacks, the Premier Performance Series. The new models come in 3,000-pound and 4,000-pound tongue weight ratings and are available in either black or white. According … Continue reading

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The Expansion-Bust Cycle of Membership Camping

Membership camping systems come and go tending to follow an expansion-bust cycle. A privately held company, Western Horizon Resorts (WHR) was founded by Jim Loken and family in 1984 and was designed to provide RVers with “an exceptional outdoor vacation … Continue reading

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What is the Real Cost of Owning an RV?

Have you ever dreamed of taking off on the open road? You’re not alone. Many yearn to drive from coast to coast, visit national and state parks, or tour scenic byways and All-American Roads. The attraction of recreational vehicle travel … Continue reading

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Winnebago Launches goLife RV Lifestyle Website

Forest City, Iowa-based Winnebago Industries (WGO) announces the launch of an RV industry lifestyle website. The site, nicknamed goLife, brings a fresh perspective to the RV industry, according to a company news release. goLife (SEE link below) will feature stories … Continue reading

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Torklift Introduces Lock and Load Security Cargo Tray

Sumner, Washington-based Torklift International released a solution to protect valuables, such as generators, from theft at the campsite or while in outdoor storage. The Lock and Load Maximum Security Cargo Tray features a tool-free cargo security locking system. It fits … Continue reading

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Thetford Aqua-Foam Eliminates Toilet Bowl Scrubbing

When purchasing an RV, owners undoubtedly have visions of the open road before them as they enjoy the freedom to travel the highways and byways of the United States and Canada. But, it is doubtful that they have scrubbing toilets … Continue reading

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Insurance Calculator for RVs Now Available Online

Recreational vehicle use has remained popular in the U.S. due partly to more types of vehicles that are manufactured. The Auto Pros company announced its insurer search system online last year and has now modified this system to present its … Continue reading

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