Tag Archives: North Dakota

North Dakota Indoor RV Park Keeps Oilfield Workers Out of the Cold

About seven months ago I reported that a group of Minnesota partners were planning an indoor RV park to house North Dakota oilfield workers five miles south of Watford City, North Dakota. When initially proposed, the idea prompted mixed reactions. … Continue reading

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Top 10 National Wildlife Refuges Scenic Drives

To really explore a national wildlife refuge, of course, you’ll want to get out of your vehicle. But when time is limited or you want to get the lay of the land before you set out on a trail, a … Continue reading

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Redevelop RV Park for Bakken Shale Boom

Bakken Real Estate Partners, a real estate investment firm focused on investing in the greater Williston Basin Area of North Dakota, announces the successful acquisition and redevelopment of the Lincoln RV Park. Located on Highway 85 near city centers such … Continue reading

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Winterizing an RV for a Northern Winter

When it comes to a northern winter and surviving its sub-zero temperatures, few things could be as tricky to prepare for as living in a recreational vehicle. At a recent event organized at the Williston (North Dakota) Village RV Resort, … Continue reading

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Oilfield Workers Buy Up Bakken Tough Trailers

Camps for Bakken oilfield workers in North Dakota and Montana are dotted with fifth wheel trailers shielded with foam-board insulation and skirting and whatever else workers can muster to keep water pipes and waste tanks from freezing and to lower … Continue reading

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Five Things You Need to Know Today: May 18

Since I like things to come in fives (and tens), here are five things YOU need to know TODAY! 1. RV Trip Wizard Available RV Trip Wizard is a visual planning tool designed for RVers by RVers. Introduced at several … Continue reading

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Indoor RV Park Opening Soon

A family joke about living in an RV parked in a pole barn has led a Minnesota contractor to come up with a new housing solution for the Bakken Oil Patch: an indoor RV park. Chad Lekander of Mahtowa, Minnesota, … Continue reading

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4 RV Parks Pending in Bakken Shale Area of North Dakota

During the first quarter of 2012 nearly $40 million worth of projects were permitted in Williams County, North Dakota—including three RV parks—with a fourth campground being planned in the Bakken (BOKK-en) Industrial Park. Stacks and stacks of paper fill the … Continue reading

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North Dakota Walmart Evicts RVs

The Walmart in Williston, North Dakota, is saying “enough is enough.” After months of allowing oil workers to park their recreational vehicles in the parking lot, the big box store started getting tough this week. The store posted notices Monday … Continue reading

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Five Things You Need to Know Today: November 18

This is Post Number 500! This is an anniversary of sorts. I have been posting articles on the RVing Lifestyle since August 2010. I started not knowing if RVers and wannabes would read my articles. Now 400 to 1,000 read … Continue reading

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