Category: Stories From the Road

The Good Sam community unites to share their Stories From the Road.  Destinations to explore, secret treasures across the US, and community stories that make the RV lifestyle truly special.

Mountains on a blue-sky horizon reflected in a placid pond.

10 Best U.S. National Parks to Visit in the Summer

Most of us associate summer with some form of camping or outdoor recreation. But not all national parks are great summer destinations. Many parks in the Sun Belt, for example, experience sweltering temperatures. So if you want to check off a few destinations on your national parks bucket list this year, you’ll need to focus
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Travel trailer and Class B motorhome at a campsite

9 Essential Tips for a Fun (and Indispensable) RV Shakedown Cruise

There’s a lot to consider when it’s time to get your RV ready for camping season. From spring cleaning to performing an RV walk around to check all components, getting your vehicle prepared to hit the road requires a proper checklist (find one here!). But in addition to all the cleaning and equipment checks that you carry
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Making smores around the campfire

10 Key Items to Pack for Your First RV Rental Adventure

So you decided to take the plunge into the RV lifestyle. You have made the wise decision to rent an RV to see if you like the experience or the type of RV. You have navigated the RV rental options, like Good Sam’s rentals. Your trip is only a few days away, and the euphoria
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