Category: Health: Safety, Wellness & Fitness

Protect yourself and your family while you explore America’s great outdoors.  General safety, first aid, road safety and more for your next camping or trail exploration trip.

A motorhome driving through a verdant redwood forest

Keeping Cool: 5 Camping Destinations that Beat the Heat in July and August

RV owners like us are lucky. Finding the coolest camping destinations in July and August is pretty easy. With a tank of fuel and one turn of the key, our homes on wheels carry everything we need for a summer escape away from hot spots to a cool river, mountaintop or breezy beach. Endless choices
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A trailer getting towed in the rain.

Drivin’ in the Rain: Safely Steering Your RV on Slippery Roadways

Most RV owners in North America do the majority of their travel and camping in the summer and extended shoulder seasons. This generally avoids their exposure to driving in winter-like weather such as snow and ice. But poor weather driving conditions are not necessarily confined to the colder months. Late spring and early summer rains
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RV driving on crowded freeway

Savvy City Driving: Tips for RVing Through Busy Metro Areas

Traveling by RV on the highways and byways is a great way to see the country. The sense of freedom and beauty of the scenery makes this the only way to go. But if your route requires traversing a major metro area, that freewheeling feeling may disappear. City driving in an RV poses several challenges,
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A Class C motorhome driving past a snow-dusted mountain.

Fight the Frost: RV Hacks for Winter Weather

Every season adds beauty to our world. But winter RVing living can make it tough to enjoy the coldest part of the year. If you want to have fun in cold winter destinations, here’s what you need to know about staying warm, safe and happy. Don’t Let Winter RVing Steal Your Fun I spend most
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