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Boondocking – What Is It? Why Boondock? Where to Boondock? Is It Safe?

What Is Boondocking? Boondocking is camping without any hookups outside developed campgrounds. Federal agencies refer to boondocking as dispersed camping. Other terms used to describe boondocking include dry camping and off-grid camping. Boondocking Why Boondock? Boondocking can offer incredible views, serene surroundings, and time to

Kings Canyon National Park – Camping Near The General Grant Tree

Kings Canyon National Park in southern Sierra Nevada is home to some of the world’s largest trees. It’s difficult to comprehend the size of The General Grant Tree until you see the giant sequoia in person. There is so much to see and explore at Kings Canyon

Vineyard Camping Paso Robles, CA – Rio Seco Vineyard & Winery

When we set out on this journey in 2015, Rio Seco Vineyard & Winery was the first place we called home. Before leaving the Central Coast for the Sierra Nevada, we decided to spend a few nights camping on our favorite vineyard in Paso Robles. Tom

Beach Camping Ventura, CA – Rincon Parkway Beachfront RV Camping

There are several campgrounds to choose from if you’re looking for Ventura Beach camping options. One of our favorites is Rincon Parkway. This campground offers beachfront RV camping along the Pacific Ocean in Ventura, California. For a fee, RVers can claim a parking space as

Casino Camping – How to Find Overnight Parking at Casinos

Casino camping is so popular there’s even a website dedicated to RV friendly casinos around the United States and Canada. Some casinos offer free overnight parking in their parking lot while others offer full hookups for a fee. We’ve found casino camping to be a good

Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area – Camping and Scenic Drive Near Las Vegas

Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area is a peaceful oasis away from the hustle and bustle of the Las Vegas strip. After countless visits to Sin City, we finally made it to this slice of desert beauty a short drive west of Las Vegas,

10 RV Hacks To Help You Stay Organized in a Small Space

Life in a small space can go from organized to cluttered mess in a New York minute. Organization is even more important now that we live in a space less than 120 square feet. Whether you’re living in a large RV, small camper van,

RV Jack Pads and Leveling Pads – Made from Recycled Rubber Tires

This post was originally published on June 20, 2016. It has been updated to include use of the RV jack pads and leveling pads with a Class B camper van. We were first introduced to Hosspad at the Florida RV SuperShow. The timing was

12 Tips to Survive RV Living – How To Make It Through the First Year

The first year of full time RV life flew by in the blink of an eye. As we make our way toward the two year mark, I wanted to share some tips that helped us survive the transition to RV living. Whether you’re a

Class B RVs – Complete List of Class B RV Manufacturers

During our search for the perfect camper van, we discovered many Class B RV manufacturers in the United States and Canada. Some of these companies make custom camper vans, others make standard Class B RVs found at RV dealerships. One thing we know for sure is