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Taking on the USA, One City at a Time

Cindy & Chuck have been avid travelers and campers for more than 35 years. Starting in a tent, they progressed to a Palomino popup trailer, then a class C Gulfstream. With their kids grown up & traveling on their own, they have sold the Class C RV and “right sized” to a Class B Hymer, aka Camper Van. This year has been the busiest camping year ever.

Travel Opportunities

The United States is Filled with Public and Private Lands to explore, including:

National Forests

National Parks

Private Campgrounds

State Parks

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RV Mold And Mildew

RV Mold And Mildew

Many RV owners are concerned about preventing mold and mildew in order to avoid potential health problems and financial loss. Unfortunately, many RV owners simply assume their RV insurance covers against mold and mildew, but in fact, that is often not the case. What...

Apps that Make Traveling Easier

Apps that Make Traveling Easier

Image Credit: Wikimedia Commons GasBuddy- When it comes to fuel, we are all looking for a way to save money. This social app allows users to share the prices they are paying at the pump.  This makes it easier to find the best value in a given area. This is also a...

Late Fall RV Camping in Ontario

Late Fall RV Camping in Ontario

RV travelers love fall at Ontario Parks even after Canadian Thanksgiving (the second Monday in October). Some even camp in winter. Park staff affectionately call these campers ‘winter warriors’ since staying warm and maintaining the water systems in your RV in...

Stealth Camping: The Essential Guide

Stealth camping, or ninja camping, is like regular van or RV camping, except nobody should know you were ever there after you’ve left. The goal is to attract as little attention as possible to avoid getting spotted and told to leave.

Why do people stealth camp? One of the main reasons …

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Best Places for Boondocking in the United States

The notion of primitive camping in wild places is not for everyone, but for adventurous, intrepid travelers that don’t mind the mystery and gentle grit of off-the-grid living, the United States offers boundless opportunities for campers and RVers to experience some of the country’s most impressive natural areas- all without dipping into your wallet. From BLM public land (Bureau of Land Management) and National Forest service roads to wildlife areas and state parks and everything in between, here’s a roundup of some of the best places for boondocking in the United States.

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