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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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Detroit 3 Finally Adopt Common Tow Ratings Standard…Or Do They?

Have you ever wondered if 10,000 pounds of towing capacity means the same for trucks manufactured by GM, Ford, and Dodge? You will soon know the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth. But, will you? After a … Continue reading

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Space Heaters Deadly as Cause of RV Fires

Fire safety is essential when camping in your recreational vehicle. In earlier posts I reported on space heater fires that destroyed RVs and caused the death of its occupants—both human and canine. Following are recent reports on four RVs destroyed by … Continue reading

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Gas or Diesel Motorhome: What’s Right for YOU?

The debate between gas vs. diesel motorhome engines has fueled many hours of debate within the RV community. Whether you are looking to purchase your first RV or considering an upgrade, it can be difficult knowing which way to go. … Continue reading

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Good Sam Announces 2014 Top Rated RV Parks

The Good Sam RV Travel Guide and Campground Directory has announced the 2014 Top Rated RV Parks. Awarded perfect 10/10*/10 ratings, these 101 RV parks and campgrounds feature the most desired amenities, cleanest facilities, and most attractive properties and locations. … Continue reading

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The GRAND Gathering: World’s Largest Gathering of Grands & Great-Grands

The GRAND Gathering, the World’s Largest Gathering of Grand Parents and Great-Grand Parents, is planned for Quartzsite from March 6 to 9. So many Grands and Great-Grands are expected, organizers hope to set a new world record. The Quartzsite Improvement … Continue reading

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New Big Rigs Best Bets Directory Now Available

Ken and Ellie Hamill, co-authors of the Big Rigs Best Bets Campground Directory, have released their fourteenth edition of the spiral-bound book along with their innovative and popular online version. These seasoned RVers have personally reviewed all the parks themselves and … Continue reading

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Augusta To Introduce Luxe Fiver At 2014 Florida RV SuperShow

Bristol, Indiana-based Augusta RV Co. announced plans to unveil its new high-end Luxe fifth-wheel at the Annual Florida RV SuperShow in January, 2014. The Luxe has been in development for a year and a half; Augusta introduced a prototype at September’s … Continue reading

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Christmas Message from Vogel Talks RVing

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! It’s Christmas week, the most wonderful time of the year. Merry Christmas fellow RVers, campers, snowbirds and Winter Texans, wanna-bes, birders, photographers, hikers, and everyone who loves the great out-of-doors…and all readers! Thank you for … Continue reading

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Fulltime Families Announce 3 Family Rallies in 2014

Fulltime Families (FtF), an organization of full-time RVers who travel the country, often with their children, announced three family reunions have been scheduled for 2014. 2014 Fulltime Families Fieldtrip: Legoland, Florida The 2014 Fulltime Families Fieldtrip takes place January 31 … Continue reading

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