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Cape Lookout State Park – Camping Along the Oregon Coast

The Oregon Coast is stunning. It doesn’t matter if you’re at a scenic overlook or camping along the coast, there are plenty of ways to appreciate the Pacific Wonderland. Although we didn’t drive the entire 364 mile stretch of Highway 101, we spent quite

Crater Lake Camping – Mazama Campground Crater Lake National Park

To enjoy all the beauty that Crater Lake National Park has to offer, plan to stay a while. With over 90 miles of hiking trails, a 33 mile scenic drive, and ranger lead programs, there is no shortage of activities at this park. For

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

Full Time RVing Costs: Van Life Edition – August 2017

What does it cost to live out of a camper van full time? In this post we share the fourth month of variable van life costs for full time travel. >>SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER<< Full Time RVing Costs: Van Life Edition – August 2017:

Walmart RV Parking – Overnight Parking at Walmart Stores Around the U.S.

There are RV friendly businesses around the U.S. that allow overnight parking on their premises. These businesses range from farms and wineries to stores like Walmart and Cabelas. Since we started traveling full time in 2015, we have had our share of Walmart RV

Tahoe Valley Campground – Camping in South Lake Tahoe

Famous for its incredible cobalt blue color, Lake Tahoe is the second deepest in the U.S. at 1,645 ft. Before we said goodbye to the Sierra Nevada mountain range, we decided to spend some time exploring South Lake Tahoe. As much as we enjoy dispersed

Mono Lake Camping – Free Camping in the Sierra Nevada Mountains

Camping options are abundant in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. From free off-grid camping spots to resorts with full amenities. When the option is available, we usually prefer free camping on public land. That’s how we found this scenic Mono Lake camping spot right along a

Full Time RVing Costs: Van Life Edition – July 2017

What does it cost to live out of a camper van full time? In this post we share the third month of variable van life costs for full time travel. >>SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER<< Full Time RVing Costs: Van Life Edition – July 2017:

Rest Area – Overnight Parking For Cars, RVs, Trucks On the Highway

There’s nothing quite like the joy of seeing that “rest area” sign when you’re in need of a break. We’ve pulled into many rest stops around the United States and one thing we’ve learned is rest areas are not created equally. The number of parking

The Perfect Camping Coffee Maker – Lightweight, Compact, Easy to Clean

When you’re enjoying the great outdoors, having a lightweight, compact and easy to clean camping coffee maker will make a big difference. More importantly, the coffee maker should brew a great cup of coffee. If you’re like me, there’s nothing like that first sip