I recently took a hammock- camping course at the Camelbak Pursuit Series, in the hills of Saratoga, California, where Eagles Nest Outfitters (eno) taught my classmates and me the basics of the endeavor as well as some insider tips and tricks that will.
RV shipments are expected to surge to their highest level ever, according to a forecast from the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association. It would be the industry's eighth consecutive year of gains. Thor Industries and Winnebago Industries posted huge.
DENVER — With gas prices remaining near historic lows, the economy on the rebound for many households, and interest rates near rock bottom, millions of Americans will be hitting the road this year in new RVs . The newest trend is toward lightweight.
For spring 2017, the U.K. tow-behind- camper manufacturer introduces the Air OPUS. This inflatable add-on replaces the tent poles and works on any of OPUS's camper models. The classic OPUS camper retails for $19,000, sleeps four, and acts much like .
It started off as a joke about “how it would be cool to do this full time,” but after a full winter road trip of living in a borrowed pop-up camper —and loving every moment of the experience—Fierens and Holesh started seriously considering the idea.
For power, we have two sources: our 12-volt deep cycle battery in the travel trailer and our solar powered battery banks. The battery in the travel trailer gives us power to turn on the lights at night while we're camping . We use our Enerplex solar.
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More than a million new households have started camping each year since 2014, the company said, adding that millennials are now about 38 percent of the 75 million active camper households in America, up from 34 percent last year. Kampgrounds has.
A handful of tents were scattered among the trees but most of the filled campsites were anchored by travel trailers and RVs , including a few school bus-size units. Some featured portable satellite dishes. The quiet hum of air-conditioning units.
Campers can do many things these days—like haul lots of gear or take you off the grid for weeks—but most are limited by their size. The compactness of teardrop trailers or popup campers can be a deterrent for anyone looking for a bit of breathing room.
Buying an RV opens a world of scenic travel with the comforts of home. But overlooking basic maintenance will lead to costly repairs and a sad RV in the driveway. These RV maintenance tips from sponsor 3-IN-ONE give a list to check off before hitting.
GEDDES, N.Y. - Two popular outdoors-related shows - one involving guns, the other RVs - are set for this month at the New York State Fairgrounds. The shows follow the CNY fall boat show, which was held this past Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the .
The vehicles are owned by about 8.9 million households. RV travel used to be seen as something for grandparents back in the 1970s, said Philip Rathe of Discover RV , based in Flag City outside of Lodi. But seeing their grandparents traveling inspired a.
Shore power: AC power provided by a campsite (or a friend's garage, if you're traveling and grabbing a free night in front of the house). Toad: The vehicle you tow behind your RV . Toy hauler: A fifth-wheel or travel trailer with a garage at the back to .
Most people, when they think of RVs, think of huge motorhomes, but RVs run the gamut from folding camping trailers and truck campers to travel trailers and large motorized RVs. Cost, too, will range from as little as $4,000 for pop-up campers all the way.