Getting ride of your trash on the road can be a major challenge for campers, RVers, and roadtrippers who travel on the road. RVers who boondock or those who tent camp off the grid also find it difficult finding places to dispose of their trash properly. Garbage can pile up quickly in their motorhome and camper; making for an unpleasant experience. So, there lies the million dollar question. Where can RV travelers and campers ditch their garbage?
Hiking trail etiquette seems to have, quite literally, plunged off the damn cliff! With so many new people out there taking to the hiking trails in our National Parks and State Parks, it’s no wonder serious hikers are pissed! Between people leaving their crap and trash everywhere, screwing with the wildlife, loose dogs and just plain utter disrespect to the environment, it’s no wonder authorities are either limiting or closing down the hiking trails.
Outdoor games are the perfect venue to get your kids off the couch and outside! Setting up cornhole, yard jenga and a few other yard games at your campsite, you can watch your family and friends bond and make memories. These games are also a great way to make new friends!
We discovered Toadstool Geologic Park by mere accident while we were traveling through Northwest Nebraska. This geological wonder, located in the Oglala National Grasslands near Fort Robinson State Park is a very remote hiking and camping paradise! But, do you think you could hack it all by yourself there?
The 7 Leave No Trace principals are the most important rules that are to help protect and preserve the outdoor natural environments and wildlife habitats. These rules apply to camping, on the trail, and on the water. But what do we do about careless people who ignore the concept? Continue reading “7 Leave No Trace Principles – Outdoor Ethics & Etiquette”
Unless your RV is equipped with solar panels, ample batteries with necessary components to provide electricity to your camper, you’ll need to look into portable generators to recharge your RV batteries. But, which generator will power your RV or camper?
One of the most common questions for RVers is where to find RV dump stations and water. Knowing where you can get water to fill the RV’s water tank and dump station locations is to key to enjoying the RV lifestyle; either on the road between destinations or when you go boondocking off grid.
Weather apps for smartphones and other digital devices are essential trip planning tools for RV travelers and campers. But with so many different weather apps out there, how will you know which one will be the most beneficial for your individual needs? Continue reading “Best Weather Apps for RV Travelers & Camping”
Did you know that half of those living on the road lack emergency supplies in the event of a disaster? Having an Emergency Go Bag or bug out bag, is as important as having a water hose in your motorhome or camper. You’ll need it should you need to evacuate due to weather, area gas leak, fire, flooding or other unforeseen emergency event.
Downsizing from our big 42′ fifth wheel to a small Class C motorhome, we found our outdoor camping gear was too way big for our tiny exterior storage compartments. So, we had to get rid of all of camping accessories and literally start over. We found new camping gear that’s more conducive to our smaller fun-size RV lifestyle.