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How To Make Time For Camping

How To Make Time For Camping

December 26, 2014 by · 1 Comment 

There is no better way to spend quality time with those you love than to go camping with them. It gets you out of your house, city, and car and out into nature with just the necessities, to truly appreciate where you are, who you are with, and just take a breather from the everyday […]

Making a New Year’s Camping Resolution

Making a New Year’s Camping Resolution

December 23, 2014 by · 5 Comments 

Sitting at home by the fire as this year is ushered out to welcome 2015, one can’t help thinking of the past.  As the New Year will bring changes, Paul pondered how he, too, could alter to enhance his life.  Perhaps in the form of a resolution, a promise to one self for the coming […]

RV Resorts in the Great Lakes Region

August 2, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

The Great Lakes region is as distinct as it is magical; a unique area that you have to experience to truly understand. Rich in nautical history and natural beauty, there is always something new to discover and enjoy along the vast coastlines of the Great Lakes – the perfect playground for any age. Spend a […]

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 […]

The Good Sam Camping App

The Good Sam Camping App

June 19, 2014 by · 4 Comments 

In a recent post, I highlighted the Good Sam Camping smartphone app and discussed using it to plan our next camping adventure (see “Planning our 2014 Travels with the Good Sam App”). Loaded with a multitude of handy features, this app has become the only way I plan our camping trips, but it has another […]

RV Resort Requirements

RV Resort Requirements

June 9, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

When planning a trip to a new destination, there is no better tool than the Good Sam RV Travel Guide and Campground Directory to have at your fingertips. Things like resort amenities and local attractions are but a few key benefits from trip planning with the Campground Directory. If you do not have a campground […]

The Joys of Tent Camping

The Joys of Tent Camping

June 4, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Though we have graduated to our 18’ camper, complete with actual mattresses and a stove, my husband and I spent many years tent camping with our three children. We cherish many fond memories of those times, from our son’s first camping experience at six months along side a quiet lake in northern Wisconsin, to the […]

Fun Campground Activities

Fun Campground Activities

May 12, 2014 by · 4 Comments 

It can be simple to entertain kids at camp with the many games and toys available today, but when left to their own devices, you may not have much contact with them. There also comes a time in every family camping trip when the kids are bored and toys or games no longer appeal. Below […]

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