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KOA Study Reveals Campers Rate Wi-Fi As Top Amenity

More campers today rate access to free Wi-Fi a higher priority than traditional camping amenities, such as access to cabins or recreational activities, according to the 2015 North American Camping Report, an independent study supported by Kampgrounds of America Inc. (KOA). The … Continue reading

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Escapees Partners With Boondockers Welcome

RVers looking for an overnight place to park other than a Walmart, truck stop, or casino, now have another option, thanks to a new partnership between the Escapees club and Boondockers Welcome. Boondockers Welcome is providing Escapees members with a … Continue reading

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Bicycle-Towable Wide Path Campers Available For Order

In an earlier post on Vogel Talks RVing, I reported on the Wide Path Camper, the first foldable bicycle camper ready for you to just attach and get biking. Founded by Denmark-based Mads Johansen, Wide Path Camper has finished refining … Continue reading

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Report: More Camp Sites With Full Hookups Required

A recent review and analysis of Ohio State Parks recommends the creation of more camp sites with full hookups for recreational vehicles and the closing of 29 less profitable cabins. The new performance audit by state Auditor Dave Yost indicates … Continue reading

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Walmart Parking Lot Abuse Leaves 1 Dead & Officer Shot

The Cottonwood, Arizona, Walmart parking lot was the scene of a weekend fight that left one suspect dead and an officer shot, according to information provided by Arizona Department of Public Safety (DPS) officials and several witnesses. Cottonwood Police Department received … Continue reading

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Canadian Camping Week Planned For May

The Canadian Camping and RV Council (CCRVC) will officially launch the 2015 camping season in Canada by hosting the inaugural Canadian Camping Week from May 19-24, 2015. The Canadian Camping Week will feature special events and participation from CCRVC member campgrounds across … Continue reading

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Top 10 Safety & Security Tips for RV Casino Parking

Numerous RVs are attracted to casino parking lots for their free overnight parking. RVers looking for a place to boondock soon discover there aren’t places that allow free overnight parking. Most states discourage overnight parking at interstate rest areas, shopping … Continue reading

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Just Like Snowflakes…No 2 RV Park Are the Same

The lure of the open road and the comforts of home come together when you’re traveling in a recreational vehicle. But before you hit the road, you should be aware that not all RV parks are created equal. Campers can … Continue reading

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GuestRated Identifies 2014 ‘A’ rated RV Parks

Only 34 out of about 4,000 campgrounds, RV parks, and resorts across America received all around ‘A’ ratings in GuestRated.com consumer surveys completed in 2014. “If you do the math, that amounts to fewer than one in 100 campgrounds, RV … Continue reading

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White Tank Mountain Regional Park: West Valley Icon

The White Tank Mountains rise west of Phoenix, forming the western boundary of the Valley of the Sun. From Chandler to Buckeye, neat rows of beige roofs and asphalt streets turn to cracked desert dirt, a checkerboard of farm plots … Continue reading

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