Pocahontas State Park Campground – VIRGINIA

 

Campground/RV Park:  Pocahontas State Park – VIRGINIA
Location:  10301 State Park Road, Chesterfield, VA  23832
Latitude, 37.373973. Longitude, -77.571782.
Date(s) Stayed: 5/26/15 – 5/31/15 and 7/1/18 – 7/15/18
Length of Stay: 2 days and 2 weeks
Site #: #74 pull-through and 
Cost per night: $34/night for non-residents
Discount Used:  10% Military
Connections:  Electric & Water with Dump Station
Stars: 4

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RVing with Special Needs Pets: Feline Diabetes

Most RVers who travel on the road full-time have pet companions. They are very much a part of our journey. We take them everywhere. Whether tethered on a leash, huddled quietly in a cat carrier or sitting on the back of the driver’s seat, they love the adventure as much as we do. They wanna go too! However, when they get sick or injured, our wheels oftentimes come to a screeching halt. We must learn to shift gears and seek a different road or…just slow down.

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How to Create an Outdoor Living Space

Improvise and adapt; a common military phrase when you start with practically nothing or something less desirable and we make it great. The same holds true in our RV lifestyle.

Living quarters in RVs and campers are quite limited. But that doesn’t mean our world or journey is. We love to be outside, especially when the weather is kind to us. So, instead of sitting inside watching tv or working, we relocated ourselves to enjoy the outdoors. That means, we need to make an outdoor living space or outdoor living room. So, this is our way of improvising and adapting.

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RV Bathroom Storage and Organization Hacks

Having lived in our RV for several years, we still are on the lookout for bathroom storage ideas and organization hacks. Storage and organization is an integral part of comfortable RV living and transport. We can’t leave, what we call, ‘gear adrift’. Everything must be stowed safely and securely. But, what’s even better is these storage hacks can be used in the kitchen or galley and other locations in your RV.

So, we put together this reference and resource list of…

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Let’s Go GLAMPING!! 5 Alternatives to RV or Tent Camping

So, you want to go try out camping but you don’t have an RV, camper or tent? Either you don’t have the storage space for any of those or you just don’t want to spend all that money getting all the camping gear necessary for a comfortable camping experience. Well, you still can enjoy the camping experience!

It’s called GLAMPING!

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5 Lifesaving Tips for Kayaks and Other Paddlers

Kayaks, paddle boards and other paddling vessels have become quite popular within the RV and camping communities. Its hard not to notice all of the brightly-colored kayaks, paddle boards, rafts and canoes adorning the tops of trucks and cars or secured on the backs of RV’s. Unfortunately though, most kayakers and paddlers aren’t aware of the safety measures that will keep them afloat instead of becoming a statistic. Continue reading “5 Lifesaving Tips for Kayaks and Other Paddlers”