One of the biggest culprits of RV crashes is driver fatigue. But, by implementing the RV 3-3-3 rule, you and your fellow RV travelers will be safer, on schedule, and enjoy the journey just as much as the destination. The 3-3-3 rule of RVing is all about staying safe on the road as well as the whole reason of why you’re RVing in the first place.
If you’re thinking of hiking in the desert, you need to take certain precautions before hitting the trail. There are lots of potentially dangerous elements, if you’re not prepared, will put your life in jeopardy as well as your rescuers. Knowing what to expect on the trail in the desert is key to enjoying your hike and coming out alive to tell about it.
Your sunscreen may be killing our oceans; specifically the coral reefs! However, some sun protection manufacturers are now producing what you call reef safe sunscreen? Are these so called UV protection products the real deal or are they just a scam by calling them ‘reef safe’ to make you feel good about buying their product?
Are you going to be camping in rattlesnake country soon? If so, know that you don’t need to be fearful of those nasty little serpents! There’s several ways to keep rattlesnakes away from your campsite, entering your tent or taking a nap in your shoes or camping gear outside. In this article, we’ll share some great rattlesnake deterrents that will help you enjoy your camping adventure better without fear or apprehensions.
Campfire safety is one of the most important rules to follow when camping. Campfires are amongst the top contributors to woodland and forest fires in the United States. Almost 85% of wildland fires in the United States are caused by humans. And because of it, wildlife is displaced and the natural environment is destroyed. Even nearby homeowners suffer because of just one spark. Continue reading “Campfire Safety Tips to Help Prevent Forest Fires”
Dogs love to go to the beach. They love running free through the sand and splashing in the water. However, there’s array of issues and concerns of how dogs affect the environment and ecosystem. But there’s a plethora of other reasons why dogs are banned from beaches. And some are even deadly! So, before taking your dog to the beach, you need to read this!
If you’re going camping in unfamiliar regions of the country, there’s things that go bump in the night or even the light of day that may scare you. These are reason enough for you to know the all of the camping dangers and what to be aware of when camping in the wild.
Every RV should have a ladder. Even short campers need a way to get up onto the roof. But some motorhomes and campers don’t come equipped with a hard-mounted ladder on the back of the RV. So, what size and type of ladder should you get?
A million thoughts must go through your head when leaving your dog alone in your RV. How is your pup dealing with his separation anxiety during your absence? Does your dog get scared easily? Will he get you kicked out of the campground when you get back due to his constant barking? Is he ripping down the walls in your camper? Will you actually have an RV left when you return? All these questions must be going through your mind while you’re away from your camper.
If you’re going on a 1-day boat cruise or day sail, there’s some important essentials you’ll want to pack in your personal boat tote to make your day on the water comfortable and fun.