We Found the Perfect Hidden Stargazing Spot
Lathrop State Park in Southern Colorado is a great place to see the stars and a pretty good place for seeing the Milky Way at night. We spent two nights of our summer trip in this Bortle 3 location enjoying an epic stargazing experience. We discovered a secret spot behind our campsite with some interesting terrain, so we decided to set up the camera and enjoy it. The seclusion helped us avoid the light pollution coming from nearby RVers and their ground lights as we were shooting some astrophotography.
Tragic Double Homicide Shocks Bradenton RV Community
BRADENTON, Fla. – A quiet afternoon in the Arbor Terrace RV community was shattered by a horrifying discovery: two individuals were found dead in a mobile home, following the alarming sounds of screams that prompted neighbors to call for help.
Los Angeles City Council Votes to Prohibit Overnight RV Parking in Select Areas
[Los Angeles, California (LAI)] - In a move addressing safety and congestion concerns, the Los Angeles City Council has enacted a ban on the overnight parking of recreational vehicles along specific streets in West and South Los Angeles. The decision was passed with an 11-2 majority during a recent council meeting.
Wave goodbye to waiting for your RV supplies, Florida
Camping World Expands Reach in Florida with Instacart Partnership and Acquisition of Travelcamp RV Locations. Lincolnshire, IL – In a strategic move to enhance its retail and delivery services, Camping World Holdings Inc., recognized as the world's largest RV dealer, has announced a partnership with the delivery platform Instacart. This collaboration pioneers same-day delivery for a vast array of camping and RV supplies, bringing nearly 1,800 products to customers' doorsteps with unprecedented speed – within as little as an hour.
South Carolina campers, say goodbye to last-minute store runs
Camping World's Latest Instacart Partnership and Expansion: A Game Changer for South Carolina's Outdoor Community. Camping World's recent announcement of a dual effort to enhance the camping and RV experience has sparked excitement among South Carolina's outdoor enthusiasts. The company's innovative partnership with Instacart, coupled with the strategic acquisition of Travelcamp RV locations, includes significant developments for the Palmetto State. The essence of this expansion is not just about bigger store counts; it's about bringing a heightened level of accessibility and convenience to the camping community in South Carolina.
How Camping World's Latest Acquisition Will Skyrocket Your RV Experience in North Carolina
Camping World's Expansion and Instacart Partnership: A New Chapter for RV Enthusiasts in North Carolina. Camping World, the titan of the RV world, has recently announced an exciting new venture that's set to reshape the way North Carolinians and outdoor enthusiasts nationwide gear up for their adventures. With a groundbreaking partnership with Instacart, the company is poised to offer same-day delivery from more than 185 of its stores across the United States, including several locations in North Carolina. This collaboration heralds a significant transformation in the outdoor and camping retail landscape, making it more convenient than ever for customers to obtain nearly 1,800 products, ranging from solar-powered grills to weather-resistant tents, in as fast as an hour.
World's Largest RV Dealer Buys Seven Florida Locations
Camping World Marks Its Territory: A Monumental Expansion in the Sunshine State. As the early morning sun began to rise over the state of Florida, the world of recreational vehicles (RVs) was already abuzz with the latest news. Camping World, known globally as the pinnacle of RV dealerships, has once again set the standard with a striking acquisition that stands as a testament to its growing empire.
Unveiling the Stories of Los Angeles Homeless RV Dwellers
As I walk the streets of Los Angeles, I’m struck by the sight of countless RVs serving as makeshift homes. Once symbols of adventure, they now represent a desperate struggle for survival.
Aqua Adventures: The Role of Lithium Batteries in RV Water Systems
RV travel is a lifestyle choice that offers the freedom of the open road and the opportunity to explore the beauty of nature while bringing the comforts of home along for the ride. Among the many amenities that make this possible, the RV water system is a vital component that ensures a comfortable and convenient experience for travelers. In recent years, the role of lithium batteries in powering these water systems has gained significant attention, revolutionizing the way RV enthusiasts enjoy freshwater supply and use water-related appliances on the road.
Aurora cracks down on illegally parked semi-trucks and RVs as well as broken-down cars
The Aurora City Council gave final approval Monday to a new law that targets illegally parked semi-trucks, RVs, and broken-down cars. * The impoundment of an unlawful vehicle parked on the public right-of-way would occur after 24 hours, rather than 48 hours, after being cited as an unlawful vehicle. An “unlawful vehicle” can be any vehicle that “endangers the public or property, which includes but is not limited to, a lack of equipment as required by the Colorado Model Traffic Code, improperly inflated tires, inoperable lights, inoperable brakes, broken windows or windshield, having expired or no license plates if plates are required by law, is wrecked, dismantled, partially dismantled, discarded, or severely dilapidated, or is otherwise apparently inoperable,” the ordinance states.
Journey of Empowerment: Why One Black Mom Drove 1,300 Miles in an RV to Give Birth in Another State
When Mimi Evans discovered she was pregnant for the third time a decade ago, she knew something had to change. At the age of 36, she was no stranger to the conventional birthing system in Texas, and it left her yearning for more autonomy and choice in her childbirth experience. This desire led her on an extraordinary journey – a 1,300-mile road trip in an RV to another state for her childbirth, and the decision was not solely based on a whim.
Can you legally have a fireplace installed in your RV in Alaska?
Having a fireplace in an RV can provide warmth and ambiance, making it a cozy space, especially in a place with a colder climate like Alaska. However, whether it's legal to install a fireplace in your RV involves several considerations:
RV Maintenance Checklist Every Owner Should Have
Maintaining your RV isn't just about keeping it looking good; it's about ensuring it runs smoothly for all those road trips you've been dreaming about. Regular upkeep can catch small issues before they become big problems, saving you time and money in the long run. Plus, there's nothing like the peace of mind that comes from knowing your home-on-wheels is as ready for adventure as you are.
Slipping into Innovation: The Legality of Installing a Slide on Your RV's Roof in Nevada
In the realm of recreational vehicles (RVs), customization is king. From additional storage compartments to advanced entertainment systems, the world of RV modifications is vast. However, one particularly adventurous idea is the installation of a slide from the RV's roof. This concept brings a sense of whimsy and fun to any camping trip, but is it legal, especially in states like Nevada? Let's delve into the considerations.
Woman Identified in Fatal RV Fire Near Sun Valley
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA (LAI) - Authorities have identified a woman who tragically lost her life at the scene of an RV fire near Sun Valley. Monica Enriquez, 32, was discovered deceased inside the recreational vehicle when firefighters responded to the incident.
13 Cleaning Hacks for RV and Camper Owners: Tips for On-the-Go Cleanliness
Life on the open road in your trusty RV or camper is a dream come true for many. But let's face it, even while enjoying the great outdoors, cleanliness matters. Keeping your home-on-wheels spick and span doesn't have to be a chore. We've rounded up 13 cleaning hacks that will help you maintain a tidy and organized mobile abode, no matter where your adventure takes you.
Small Kitchen, Big Solutions: organization tips from our RV kitchen
In September of 2018, I spent a week in Italy cooking for a yoga retreat. The retreat was housed on an old Tuscan vineyard in cottages that were originally built in the 1500s for farmhands and their families. I was immediately overwhelmed by the thought of all the women who, for hundreds of years, had prepared meals in that same tiny space.
RV Upgrade: Blackout Blinds
The blinds that came with our travel trailer didn't have any personality and didn't block out the bright light. We’ve had these blackout blinds for two years and absolutely love them! They tuck away so you can’t see them when we’re not using them. But when we need them, they really lower the temperature in the rig and make it completely dark. You can always sleep in with these blinds! Of course, cute curtains always help add more personality to your rig! RecPro has sizes to fit all RV windows. Go to RecPro.com and put “COLEMANS” in the coupon code area so RecPro knows you heard it from us and you get 5% off.