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Camping In Different Climates

Camping In Different Climates

August 28, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

  RV camping styles and activities vary with location and climate. Climate is a key factor in the planning and enjoyment of a camping trip. Research the location to be aware of the type of climate and weather you’re likely to experience. Desert Camping Desert camping can be a unique and rewarding experience. The stark […]

Chapter Life

Chapter Life

August 27, 2014 by · 1 Comment 

Good Sam chapters are the building blocks of the Good Sam Club. Best of all, chapters are groups of friends that camp together. Membership in a chapter only requires a Good Sam Club membership. It’s up to the chapter to decide if there are dues or schedules. Indeed, there is nothing mysterious about chapters: There […]

Travel Assistance 101: What to Do if Your Wallet is Lost or Stolen While Traveling

Travel Assistance 101: What to Do if Your Wallet is Lost or Stolen While Traveling

August 23, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

A lost wallet—especially while traveling—can be nerve-wracking, frustrating and costly. While that’s not a situation anyone would like to experience first-hand, if you’re prepared and know what to expect, you can actually make things a lot easier on yourself. If you’re a TravelAssist member, contact us right away and we’ll help you through it. Everyone […]

Top 4 Ways To Ensure a Clean RV and Campsite

Top 4 Ways To Ensure a Clean RV and Campsite

August 22, 2014 by · 1 Comment 

Top 4 Ways to Ensure a Clean RV and Campsite 1. Bring a Broom/Dust Pan– This may seem like common sense, but its imperative to sweep out the dirt, dust, leaves, etc to maintain a clean RV, (or tent), during the camp out.  And it is even more important to remember to clean up after your camp […]

RVs From Back In The Day

RVs From Back In The Day

August 20, 2014 by · 1 Comment 

Vintage trailers continue their popularity among today’s RVers. There is a certain charm and nostalgia with vintage trailers that is hard to find with new recreational vehicles. The rolling homes were small – a bed, a kitchen, and a dinette in one room. Over the decades they have expanded into today’s large-sized RVs, but there […]

Ingredients for a Great Campfire

Ingredients for a Great Campfire

August 16, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

There is nothing that makes a night of camping more ideal than the perfect campfire. But there are requirements to creating the perfect campfire and the ideal fire environment. First of all, you must have the appropriate area. In most campgrounds or RV parks, there are campfire rings in which you build your fire. If […]

Camping In August

Camping In August

August 1, 2014 by · 1 Comment 

RV travel is one of the most enjoyable and rewarding ways to vacation and August is prime camping season. The timing could not be better. The attraction of recreational vehicle travel is to see the country, visit new places, meet interesting people, and experience the freedom of the open road. Each journey represents a passage, […]

5 Must-Haves for Hiking with Kids

5 Must-Haves for Hiking with Kids

July 18, 2014 by · 5 Comments 

Hiking with Kids is a fun activity families can do together.  My kids love to hike and are always ready to don their hiking shoes and hats! Here are five must-have items to bring along when hiking with kids:   1. Snacks, snacks, and more snacks! You never want to run out of snacks while hiking with […]

RV Parks With Pools

RV Parks With Pools

June 30, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

When searching for a place to park our camper for a week or a night, one important consideration for our family was always whether or not the RV park had a pool. All of our children are avid swimmers and nothing alleviates the stress of a day or several on the road like a dip […]

Hiking While RVing

Hiking While RVing

June 22, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Hiking while RVing is a wonderful way to make the most of a camping trip. Two of my favorite activities, camping and hiking complement each other beautifully. Most RV parks are set in lovely natural areas surrounded by trees and wild settings that beg to be explored. Get out, stretch your legs and go for […]

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